People

Tom Guest

 

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Tom trained as a singer and pianist at the University of Manchester and has worked internationally as a performer and vocal coach. He has taught in many institutions with all ages, such as Stagecoach and Boost Performing Arts Academy, and has worked extensively with Manchester based Envision Theatre as Musical Director and principal actor.

He also facilitated the Musical Theatre course at The Manchester College as singing tutor, vocal coach and musical director for many productions.  Most recently Tom was vocal coach and vocal arranger for the musical Pack Up Your Troubles at the Lowry Theatre in Manchester. In addition to this, Tom is musical director for Manchester Glee, and performs regularly with the Hallé Choir at the Bridgewater Hall.

Jess Lloyd

 

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Jess has a BA hons in Acting from Bretton Hall and an MA in musical theatre from The Central School Of Speech and Drama.  After spending 5 years acting she now teaches Speech and Drama full time at The Grange Junior School in Hartford.  Jess also still performs, taking part in many shows with the South Manchester Operatic Society and sings with the Hallé Choir.

 

Tom and Jess

Tom and Jess met in 2006 whilst performing in a touring production of Beauty and The Beast and have worked together on a few different projects since then.