3-Day Easter Event

If you would you like a taste of life at Performers College and to train with industry professionals then the 3-Day Easter Event is an opportunity too good to miss.

2016 DATES:

Wednesday 30th March 2016, Thursday 31st March 2016 and Friday 1st April 2016.

Find out more & download the application form here 3-Day Easter Event.

We have a fantastical, talented and creative team covering a variety of dance styles to put you through your paces, these include:

Keeley East – Commercial Jazz

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Keeley trained at The Centre Performing Arts, graduating with distinction in her I.S.T.D teaching qualifications. She began her career performing in hair and fashion shows up and down the country, including modeling for various high street and designer brands.Keeley then pursued her teaching career joining Performers College in 2004, teaching for both the College and Junior School. In 2007 she was involved in working with the I.S.T.D, training the children for the new grade 3 and 4 Modern DVD.

In 2011 Keeley took on the role of Course Co-ordinator for the Pre-Vocational course at Performers. Keeley has continued her work in the fashion world, choreographing for companies such as Debenhams and Next, as well as teaching and choreographing throughout the UK and Europe.

Nikki O’Hara – Contemporary

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Nikki graduated from Bird College with a first class degree in Dance and Theatre Performance. She has since worked with Motionhouse Dance Theatre, devising and touring the shows of Fearless, Volatile and Perfect, and also under the direction of Helen Parlor with Footwerk Productions. Nikki has also worked with Wired Aerial Theatre touring Handmade/ Manmade, using bungee assisted dance, and alongside various other international corporate events, opened The O2 Centre in Greenwich. Nikki has also been funded by The Arts Council to produce some of her own work, collaborating with Vanessa Cook under company name “All Play”, and have enjoyed successful tours of the UK and Europe with Its Rude to Point and PUSH.

Nikki has most recently performed internationally with aerial dance company, Gravity & Levity.Nikki is also part of the central teaching team for the ISTD where she has devised the boys work for the new Advanced 2 Modern syllabus. Nikki choreographed and successfully won the Southern Grand final of Global Rock Challenge in 2005, has enjoyed a successful performance for The Queen in the same year, and has been commissioned to work with and choreograph for Youth Companies such as Hed:Strong and Phase One.

Mikey Robinson & Kieran Jae – Musical Director & Musical Theatre

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At the age of  16, Michael took up a place to study Piano and Singing at Napier University of Edinburgh, gaining the ALCM and LGSM Diplomas in Performance. He then went on to London’s Guildhall School of Music & Drama, graduating in 1995 with a Bachelor of Music (Hons) in Performance. Since leaving the GSMD, Michael has worked throughout the world as a singer, pianist and musical Director. Among notable credits are 3 years world touring with internationally acclaimed a Capella vocal group The Swingle Singers; 3 seasons with operetta specialists, The D’Oyly Carte Opera Company, regular appearances with leading orchestras, including the BBC Concert, BBC Welsh, Orchestre National de Paris and Berlin Philharmonic. He has also played several principal roles in London, and on national tour, including Bernstein’s Candide; Tamino in Mozart’s The Magic Flute; and the British premiere of Ragtime. Michael has also worked prolifically in the recording studio, as singer, writer, and producer.

Kieran trained at the Doreen Bird College of Performing Arts.

Theatre includes: Yonkers/Pastey and cover Tulsa, Savoy Theatre and Chichester Festival theatre’s revival of GYPSY, starring Imelda Staunton.

Original cast of Sam Mendes’s CHARLIE & THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY (theatre Royal, Drury Lane) Understudied and played the role of Tony in BILLY ELIOTT (The Victoria Palace Theatre); Scotty in ALL THE FUN OF THE FAIR, starring David Essex (Garrick Theatre); Original London cast member of JERSEY BOYS (Prince Edward Theatre) where he mostly played the role of Bob Gaudio and also covered the role of Frankie Valli; Eddie in MAMMA MIA! (Prince of Wales Theatre); JOSEPH & THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT (UK Tour); Pepper in MAMMA MIA! (Prince of Wales Theatre, Fifth Anniversary Cast), Goody and then Nick Piazza in FAME (UK Tour) and Toby & cover Michael in THE WITCHES OF EASTWICK (Prince Edward Theatre).

Television Credits: Craig in TEACHERS(C4); THE FOUR PARTS OF JOHNNY VEGAS

(C4); GMTV; THIS MORNING; CHILDREN IN NEED; COMIC RELIEF; BELLISSIMO & the ROYAL VARIETY PERFORMANCE.

Cast recordings- All the Fun of the fair, Charlie and the chocolate factory and 2015 cast recording of Gyspy.

Kyle Seeley – Musical Theatre Jazz

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Following on from a  hugely successful run in London with “The Bodyguard”  as an Ensemble Dancer Kyle went on to perform in  “Memphis” where he took up the role of Swing/Dance Captain.

We are incredibly proud to announce that Kyle will be appearing in Disney’s ‘ALADDIN’ in 2016, where he will once again take up the role of Swing/Dance Captain.

Find out more & download the application form here 3-Day Easter Event.