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ABOUT

Isobel is represented by

Access Artiste Management. 

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PERFOrMING CREDITS

ENSEMBLE / VOCAL CAPTAIN | Zorro | 2020

Aria Ents, Hope Mill Theatre, Manchester; Dir. Christian Durham

FAIRY FORTYWINKS | Sleeping Beauty | 2018-2019

Jordan Productions, King's Lynn Corn Exchange; Dir. Ian Marr

CLOTHILDE | A Foreign Field - Workshop | 2018

Selladoor Creative, Fortune Theatre; Dir. Anna Fox

FLORA | Poppies - Workshop | 2018

Selladoor Creative, Fortune Theatre; Dir. Anna Fox

MIMSIE | Summer Holiday | 2018

Bolton Octagon Theatre; Dir. Elizabeth Newman 

BO-PEEP | Red Riding Hood | 2017-2018

Selladoor Creative, Fortune Theatre; Dir. Anna Fox

MRS PANKHURST / NURSE | Oh What a Lovely War | 2017

Oldham Coliseum Theatre; Dir. Kevin Shaw

LEAD VOCALIST (F2) | Holland America Line | 2016

Belinda King Productions; MD. Andy Read

FAIRY AUBERGINE | Jack and the Beanstalk | 2015-2016

Stafford Gatehouse Theatre; Dir. Paulette Randell

LAURA / LESLEY GORE | Leader of the Pack | 2015

Waterloo East; Dir. Gerald Armin

TRUMPETER | Kiss Me Quick | 2015

Music Video - Nathan Sykes, Global; Dir. Emil Nava

JILL | Jack and the Beanstalk | 2014-2015

Theatr Clywd; Dir. Pete Rowe

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Musical Director & CREATIVE

MD / Arranger / Orchestrator | Saga, TUI, Thomson | 2018-20

Live Business

Dep MD | The Barricade Boys UK Tour | 2019

Sisco Entertainment / ATG

MD/Arranger | Bridget Jones's Diary - A Parody | 2019

Up the Ladder; Dir. Jamie Lee Pike

AMD / Dep MD | The Show Goes On- Various | 2018-19

The Piano Works West End

MD / KEYS / TRUMPET / SAX | Our Day Out | 2018

Towngate Theatre, Essex: Dir. Spencer Noll

Associate MD | Rent | 2015

MeMe Productions, Wyllotts Theatre Potters Bar

MD | The Full Monty | 2009

Overtures Productions, Wyllyotts Theatre Potter Bar

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Instruments

Diploma Level: 

Trumpet*/Cornet*/Flugelhorn*, Piano*/Keys*

Intermediate:

Alto Sax, Tenor Sax, Flute, Accordion. 

 

Basic:

Drums, Rhythm Guitar, Ukulele

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SKILLS

Isobel's training covered acting (acting for camera, classical text, improvisation, speech, voice) singing and dance (basic ballet, jazz and tap). 

 

Isobel is an experienced: Conductor - choral and instrumental; Musical Director; Chorus Master; 

Rehearsal Pianist; Arranger - vocal and instrumental; Sight-Reader. 

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EDUCATION & TRAINING

MA in Musical Theatre Performance | 2013-14

Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts

PGCE (Secondary) Music 

Durham University

BA (Hons) English Literature and Music | 2:1

Durham University

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CREDITS WHILST TRAINING

BETH / CHORUS MASTER / TRUMPET | Little Women | Musical

Dir. Caroline Leslie, MD. Paul Herbert, Choreo. Helen Rymer

LIBBY | Just in Time | Short Film

Dir. Chris Carr

ANNE | A Little Night Music | Musical 

Dir. Michael Howcroft, MD. Stuart Pedlar

POLLY | Girl Interrupted | Rehearsed Reading

Dir. Rosie Brown

MATRON 'MAMA' MORTON | Chicago | Musical

Dir. Dan Herd, MD. Tony McGill, Choreo. Cressida Carre

SALLY CATO / CHORUS MASTER | Mame | Musical

Dir. Heather Davies, MD. Nick Chave, Choreo. Joe Pitcher 

JOYCE | Neaptide | Play

Dir. Alwynne Taylor

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