Meet The Principals
Kyle Grace (Mrs)
Company Director - Principal and Teacher, Loughborough
Liverpool Hope University - BA (Hons) Drama and Theatre Studies - 1st Class Degree
Warwick University - PGCE Drama with English
After training and working as a Drama teacher for five years, Kyle decided to leave full time teaching and do what she loved most, teaching youth drama. She previously worked for a successful youth theatre whilst training and working in schools and the ethos of this company inspired her to take the skills acquired there and experience working in schools to create Frenzy.
Kyle is well trained in many areas of theatre and drama, with her specialism lying in physical theatre.
Kyle has a full DBS and public liability insurance. She is also First Aid trained.
Shawna Mitchinson (Miss)
Principal and Teacher, York
Blackpool School of Creative Arts - BA (Hons) Musical Theatre - 2:1 Degree
Shawna is a professional performer who works all over the U.K. She began performing at the age of 3 and is professionally trained in Musical Theatre. She has a variety of experience both performing and teaching, working in T.I.E, Holiday Parks, Pantomime as well as freelance singing and tutoring.
Shawna has a full DBS and public liability insurance.
Taja Morgan (Miss)
Principal and Teacher, Ealing & Greenford, London
Middlesex University- BA (Hons) Theatre Arts - 2:1 Degree
Taja is a professional performer who began performing at the age of six. Throughout her life she has trained at several theatre classes whilst studying at school, her most recent theatre school being Identity School of Acting. She has had experience working with children; previously working at an inclusive theatre company. After graduating from university she decided to pursue her dreams as a principal, teaching children the language of theatre.
Taja has a full DBS, public liability insurance and is first aid trained.
Lucy Hayward (Miss)
Principal and Teacher, Birstall, Syston and Thurmaston
East 15 Acting School – CertHE Theatre Arts 2:1
Staffordshire University – BA(Hons) Acting and Screen Performance 2:1
Lucy is an actor from Leicester who joined the Loughborough branch before deciding she loved it so much and chose to open the Birstall, Syston and Thurmaston branch.
Lucy has a full DBS
Emily Bracher (Mrs)
Principal and Teacher, Ashby, Coalville, Groby and Surround
Loughborough University BA (Hons) Drama 2:1
Access Training Level 3 Childcare
Emily has always had a love for drama even from a young age. She studied performing arts at Leicester College and went on to study drama at Loughborough University. She always knew she wanted to work with children so after university, she worked in a nursery to gain her level 3 in childcare.
Now after 5 years of working with children, she has been able to combine the two!
Emily has a full DBS