Philippa is originally from Leeds and started her training at Bretton Hall gaining a BA Honours in Performance Management. Once graduated she moved to London and started working as a Stage Manager in the West End which gave her her invaluable training for her move into Television, Live Events, Music Videos and Film. Over the years her TV credits stretch from Prime Time to the Arts and everything in between, including Strictly Come Dancing, Saturday Night Takeaway, The 10 O’Clock News, CBeebies, Coronation Street to name but a few. She has also worked on numerous live events including the Football World Cup, Commonwealth Games, The NTA Awards and The Brit Awards. Her passion for the industry has led her to work all over the world as well as some of the most fascinating places within the UK including Buckingham Palace, 10 Downing Street and the House of Commons. These experiences have led her to work along side every type of Actor from Film to Reality TV, World Leaders, Sporting Heroes and Music Legends.
Ashley originates from Central Scotland and began performing at a young age under the direction of Caroline Newlands and also McKechnie School of Dance and Performing Arts. This strong foundation lead her to perform professionally with The Scottish Ballet and Rambert Dance Company. She then gained a BA in Acting at Queen Margaret University College, Edinburgh and furthered her training with an MA in Musical Theatre at Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts, London under the prestigious Dame Judy Dench Scholarship.
Since professional training, credits include;
Theatre credits include: THE WAITING ROOM (Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh), WE WILL ROCK YOU as Teacher/Lily Allen/1st cover Killer Queen (UK Tour), SISTER ACT as Nun and 1st cover KT (London Palladium), SISTER ACT LAUNCH (American Church Broadway USA), WE WILL ROCK YOU as Killer Queen (UK and European Tour) JESTEND, Leicester Square Theatre, SHREK THE MUSICAL playing Mama Bear and 1st cover Dragon at the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane, MAMMA MIA! (International Tour) cover Donna/Tanya/Rosie. TOMMY THE ROCK OPERA, (Blackpool Winter Gardens) Mrs Walker, Joe McElderry UK Tour, Guest Vocalist.
Television credits include: I’D DO ANYTHING for BBC1, THE ONE SHOW for BBC Scotland, THE HOUR, CHILDREN IN NEED for BBC1, KB TV ,Korea, THE SCOT SQUAD for The Comedy Unit BBC. Workshops/Concerts include: LOVE NEVER DIES (Sydmonton Festival), 20TH CENTURY BOY (Battersea Arts Centre, London), A TRIBUTE TO RICHARD RODGERS (RSNO, Glasgow Royal Concert Hall), A SPOTLIGHT ON GEORGE URE (The Landor Theatre, London), A NIGHT OF QUEEN with the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, (Philharmonic Hall, Liverpool), 2012 OLIVIER AWARDS, Royal Opera house, Covent Garden. Film credits include: Vocalist on animated Feature Film, SIR BILLI, Produced by Sir Billy Connelly.
CiCi is originally from Mid Wales but moved to London to pursue her acting career. CiCi is currently Deputy Head of Midlands Academy Of Musical Theatre in Birmingham, which has been named as one of the best musical theatre drama schools outside London. CiCi regularly gigs with Th Blue Lion Band where is also the West Midlands Consultant. She is also the winner of the Inaugural Richard Williams Musical Theatre Award. Her credits include
The Greatest Show Live in concert – UK Tour 2018-2019
The Fun Fair – Juanita / Musician – (HOME Theatre Manchester)
Magic of the movies- Vocalist / Choreographer (UK Tour),
Saturday Night Fever – Gloria (UK Number 1 Tour)
The Threepenny Opera- Polly Peachums- (UK Tour)
Witches Of Eastwick- Little Girl / Dance Captain – The Watermill Theatre (Director Craig Revel Horwood)
Carnaby Street The Musical- Debbie / 1st Cover Jane (UK Number 1 Tour)
Dick Whittington Panto – Taffy The Cat – (New Wolsey Ipswich)
Thoroughly Modern Millie – Lucille / Dance Captain / Musician – (Watermill Theatre)
CiCi is due to return to the role of Taffy The Cat at Stafford Gatehouse Theatre this Christmas.
Shoot Bang Album by John Victor and produced by Perfect Pitch Musical
Laurence Mark Wythes – Stealing Mona Lisa & Growl.
Lift the Original cast recording for Perfect Pitch Musicals
Creative credits include:
The Greatest Show Live UK Tour 2018-2018 : Choreographer
BBC Commonwealth Hand Over Ceremony – Wardrobe Mistress 2018
Thoroughly Modern Millie, MAMT, The Blue Orange Theatre, 2018 – Director/Choreographer
I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change, MAMT, The Blue Orange Theatre 2017 – Musical Supervisor Terrorism, MAMT, The Hen and Chickens Theatre London 2017 – Choreographer
West End Story, Hope Mill Theatre Manchester/ Theatre Severn Shrewsbury 2017 – Choreographer West End On Tour, Birmingham Old Rep Theatre 2017 – Choreographer
Sleeping Beauty Pantomime, MAMT, The Blue Orange Theatre 2017 – Choreographer
Aladdin Pantomime, MAMT, The Blue Orange Theatre 2016 – Choreographer
Magic Of The Movies UK Tour, Experience Theatre, UK tour, 2015 – choreographer