Meet the Staff

Michelle Mackrell

Michelle studied drama at the Guildford School of Acting and worked as a professional actress for many years. She also studied singing under renowned West End singing coach Ian Adam. Michelle took over Chadsworth Stage School in 1991 and since then has been involved in teaching drama, singing and musical theatre. She coaches under both LAMDA and Trinity College and teaches up to Gold level and P.Cert.LAM. Michelle is also involved in local drama companies and has recently directed The Winter's Tale at Hampton Hill Theatre..

 

Katie Martin

Katie Martin

I have been dancing since the age of 3 years, covering many disciplines including Ballet, Tap, Modern and Jazz.

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Sophie Mackrell

Sophie Hardie

Sophie is a LAMDA Gold Medalist has been involved with Chadsworth since a young age. Originally her teaching was in the drama area of the school. But 6 years ago she decided to get more involved with the dance side as well.

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Abbie Quinnen

Abbie Quinnen trained at Italia Conti of performing arts and the Urdang academy. She has lived in Claygate her whole life and is still working in the industry. She has credits such as Billy Elliot The Musical, Strictly Come Dancing launch show, Cats the musical Royal Carribbbean, School for Stars BBC, various pantomimes and recently finished in Strictly’s Aj Pritchard’s UK dance tour. Abbie has a passion for teaching the kids at Chadsworth and loves to give them her knowledge of working as a professional in the industry.

 

Lois Callaghan

I’ve danced since I was 3 years old and I’ve been at Chadsworth for 9 years and I have taken part in many exams and performed in many amazing venues like the Royal Albert Hall, Sadlers Wells, Her Majesty’s Theatre and the O2. I now have been assistant teaching for nearly 2 years at Chadsworth and I'm still studying Modern, Ballet and Tap.

 

Elizabeth Lattimore

Elizabeth Lattimore

I began my Chadsworth career a little later than others, at the age of 9, left for a couple of years, came back at 13 and haven't left since!

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Eloise Bayman

Head girl and student teacher. Eloise continues with her study of ballet, modern and tap.

Eloise is also part of  Chadsworths street dancing group who recently performed at the Indigo at the O2.  She has also performed in other venues including The Royal Albert Hall, Her Majestys Theatre and Saddlers Wells plus performances in Paris (including Disneyland) and Spain. Eloise started dancing at the age of 2 and enjoys many forms of dance and has taken Bollywood classes.

 

 

 

 

Hannah Mullins

I have been dancing at Chadsworth since I was 8 years old. During this time I have gained my Grade 5 Modern certificate and performed on stages including Her Majesty’s theatre, Sadlers Wells and Indigo at the O2 as well as competing in British Arts awards. I have enjoyed a number of classes ranging from street dance, modern, performance, ballet, and Bollywood.

 

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