Heather studied acting at Birmingham School of Acting, KTV Actors Studio, London, and most recently as a member of The Actors TV Workshop, Nottingham.
Her many musical theatre roles have included Chris in Calendar Girls; Mari Hoff in The Rise and Fall Of Little Voice; Emma Carew in Jekyll and Hyde and Miss Berta in Acorn Antiques. She has also played Prince Charming in a UK professional tour of Sleeping Beauty with Fame Factory Spotlight.
As a singer, Heather performed for several years, as a solo cabaret artiste. She studied singing to ALCM level (musical theatre) under Anne Leatherland of VocAL Intuition and is currently studying with West End voice experts Gillyanne Kayes and Jeremy Fisher as part of the Vocal Process Advanced training course.
Heather is a VocAL Intuition singing teacher who works with students of all ages and experience at studios in Burton-on-Trent and Ashby de la Zouch. Heather’s focus is on integrating acting with song for a complete performance, with a key emphasis on safe and healthy vocal technique.
In 2016, Heather completed a BSc Hons majoring in Psychological Studies and Mental Health. Alongside being StageScreen Principal and teaching private lessons, Heather is also looking forward to studying the effects of singing and mental health in various settings.
Heather says: “I am extremely proud of StageScreen and I’m looking forward to working alongside some wonderful industry professionals to provide local students with an amazing opportunity to work on a unique and complementary combination of specialist areas.
Our aim at StageScreen is to encourage students to explore new worlds, new mediums and new situations in a safe and professional environment”.