Musical Theatre has been in Burwash for over 20 years and when Jonny, Sandra and daughter Elsie moved to Burwash in 2012 Jane Coleman was keen to get them involved. Jonny ran it with Jane for 5 years with Sandra on the team to add her expertise.
Jonny trained at Arts Educational Schools, London on the Musical Theatre course and has been working as an actor for over twenty years.
His work includes leading roles in West End musicals and plays, National tours, Film and Television - working alongside Andrew Lloyd Webber, Ben Elton and Bill Kenwright.
He has been teaching Acting and Musical Theatre in London and the South East for the last 15 years and has directed numerous shows.
He is a Practitioner, Advisor and Workshop designer for the National Theatre, Scottish Opera and is a Creative Associate for Mousetrap West end Theatre Projects. He is also a Trustee and Practitioner of Touchstone Theatre Workshops - a charity that specialises in SEND workshops for children and adults across the UK.
Sandra trained at Mountview Theatre School, London on the Acting course and has been working as an actress and voice over artist for over twenty years.
She has worked extensively in TV on dramas including Casualty, In The Club, Hetty Feather, No Offence, The Miniaturist, Grantchester and plays the recurring role of DS MacKinnon in Coronation Street.
Theatre work includes Lonestar Mark Three at Salisbury Playhouse, Bedroom Farce and Same Time Next Year at Theatre Royal Windsor and a National tour of the musical A Slice of Saturday Night where she met Jonny!