Owen founded Thespian Arts in 2017, after 13-years of theatre experience, company management, project turnarounds and community work. Owen manages the general running of the organisation and is determined to grow the company so that we can accommodate more people who will benefit from our projects.
Owen has previously co-founded: Dreams In Action Performance Company (Avenues Community Association Charity) and Heightened Fitness.
Chief Project Officer
Shelby joined our organisation and instantly made an impact. She started as a BSL Tutor where she was responsible for setting up private & group sessions. Shelby was always going above and beyond our expectations, for this reason, she was promoted to Chief Project Officer. Her role now is to coordinate and manage our Group Projects.
Group Members Secretary & Dance Tutor
Alishea joined our organisation as a Dance Tutor after completing her BA Hons in Dance at the University of Derby. Alishea's extensive performance experience and qualifications made her ideal for the role. Alishea's desire to have more responsibility and her personable nature lead to her being promoted to Group Members Secretary responsible for handling the registration and management of all our members.
HR & Administrator
Sadie is a wonderful personality loved by colleagues and customers. She is responsible for looking after all of our customers experience; from payment, to making sure our young stars are supported. Sadie deals with any questions customers may have so has a great knowledge of all elements of The Thespian Arts Group. Sadie now manages our group Customer Experience Advisors.
Dance Tutor (Walsall)
Charlotte joined our organisation in February 2019 and was given the task of setting up & leading our dance group specialising in Contemporary, Tap & Acro dance. Charlotte is highly graded in these styles and has many years of teaching experience. Our Dance Group has become our most popular class thanks to her work. She is a wonderful personality loved by all Thespian students.
Vocal Tutor (Walsall)
Kaitie has made an immediate impact by taking on responsibilities and working hard to achieve the company objectives. She has been instrumental in the set up of Group sessions for Adults. Kaitie has extensive performance experience and has achieved an ABRSM Certificate of Music Education and is studying for her BMus Music Honours Degree.
Assistant Vocal Tutor (Walsall)
Cara joined our organisation to specifically help with the Vocal Tuition for our Musical Theatre Project. Since joining, Cara has helped to coach our young stars in the Bugsy Malone production and is preparing to assist in Tutoring our Junior Vocal Group. Cara has many years of performance experience and is highly graded in Singing. She is currently studying Music Performance and Community Practice at the University of Wolverhampton. We are excited to see Cara develop in her first Tutoring role.
Dance Tutor (Rugeley)
Lucy joined our organisation in February 2020 after achieving her BA Hons Degree in Contemporary Creative Practice: Theatre Arts and Dance. She was given the task of assisting with setting up & leading our Rugeley dance group specialising in Contemporary & Acro dance. Lucy has many years of teaching experience and we are glad to be working with her.
Drama Tutor (Great Barr)
Jo is a highly qualified, experienced performer with great industry knowledge. With a degree in Secondary Drama Teaching from the University Of Central England and an honours degree in Drama from the University of Chester, Jo was well suited to be a Drama Tutor at Thespian Arts. Jo has previously been Head of Drama at a secondary school.