London Institute of Dramatic Arts

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One of the UK's most experienced musical theatre performers. Paul Trained at Doreen Birds and credits include west end productions of Love Never Dies, Mary Poppins, Follies and Broadway to West end, other credits include UK tour of Cats, BBC Children in need and Bluepeter and Robert North's Romeo and Juliet and the Snowman. Paul is currently part of cast for the UK tour of Top hat.

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Michael trained at The London School Of Musical Theatre before working as a performer across all areas of the industry including West end musicals, TV and film, Michael's strong improvisational skills landed Michael his first regular TV role on 'The Richard Arnold Show', Michael then showed his diversity in the gritty films 'Kipper season' and 'The Side'. Michael is an acclaimed script writer and his project 'The Greater Game' boasted a star cast including actors such as Danny Mays, Neil Dudgeon, Tom Brook, Danny Young and Tom Watt. Michael's other projects include musical comedy sword and the dope which has gone out for over 150 shows at London venues and included cast Kavana and S Club's Jay Perry. At the Moment Michael is working on a West End transfer of the Greater Game, the West End Debut of Worth a Flutter and his first feature film 'Next Of Kin' which has just been optioned. Michael has also worked as a successful casting director, producer, agent and director and has over 15 year experience as a drama coach and theatre practitioner. Michael is a strong teacher of method acting and follows the teachings of Strasberg and Meisner, this combined with Michael's understanding and experience of how the industry works makes a perfect combination for the LIDA students. Michael's clients on his agency and his ex-students credits include West end shows, Feature films, main stream TV and stage.

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Jen trained at Doreen Birds and Jen's credits include the award winning musical Chess at the union. Jen's credits as a Choreographer and director include Sword and the dope starring Jay Perry and Kavana and the West end production of the 8th fold starring James Gillan and Paul Spicer.

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Tilly is one of the countries most experienced TV actress, starting as a teenager in Grange hill and Crown court and worked constantly since. Tilly's credits include, Tipping the velvet, call the midwife and the bill although Tilly is probably best known for her performances as Susan Rose a series regular in Eastenders. Tilly is also a respect film actress and has worked with Mike Leigh as well as in films Atonement and Vera Drake to name a few. Tilly is also a regular teacher at LSMT, RADA, CPA and MTA.

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Adrian trained at Rose Bruford. After graduating Adrian worked with the Royal Shakespeare Company performing in over eight shows with the RSC before landing a role in Nation at the National theatre. Adrian's other credits include Holes (Wimbledon Theatre) , Clockwork Orange (Tour), Venus and Mars (Red Lion) and the award winning shows We love you city and Duwayne. Adrian is currently touring some of Europe's finest venues playing Martin Luther King.

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Nicole trained at Bird's college where Nicole excelled in dance and in particular ballet. Nicole has worked extensively as both a stage and commercial dancer and Nicole's credits range from BBC's Totally Dance School to Santa Clause the musical via performing as a main dancer at the London Olympics and as a main dancer for Boyzone on their UK and worldwide tours. Other recent credit includes the Alan Titchmarsh show.

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