Isobel grew up between Birmingham, Eastbourne and the Wirral before going on to study at Durham. She spent her formative years in choirs, Brass Bands and Orchestras, singing and playing the trumpet at every opportunity. She is a classically trained musician and singer, with further training in orchestration, Musical Theatre performance, singing teaching and vocal health.
She is has performed internationally as an actress and singer, and balances performance work with a range of teaching, arranging and Musical Directing. Last year, she set up Bespoke Entertainment - a collective of musical directors, arrangers and creatives with extensive experience in theatrical and entertainment productions.
Theatre credits include: Ensemble/Trumpet/ Accordion/Vocal Captain in Zorro (Hope Mill Theatre); Fairy Fortywinks in Sleeping Beauty (King’s Lynn Corn Exchange); Clothilde in A Foreign Field and Flora in Poppies (Workshops, Selladoor); Mimsie in Summer Holiday (Bolton Octagon); Bo-Peep in Red Riding Hood – The Rock ‘n’ Roll Panto (New Wolsey Theatre, Ipswich); Mrs Pankhurst, Nurse and Ensemble in Oh! What A Lovely War (Oldham Coliseum), Fairy Aubergine in Jack and the Beanstalk (Stafford Gatehouse Theatre); Laura and Lesley Gore in Leader of the Pack (Waterloo East Theatre); Jill in Jack at the Beanstalk (Theatr, Clwyd, Mold).
Film credits include: Libby in Just in Time (Short Film).
Other credits include: Trumpeter in Kiss Me Quick (Music Video), Lead Production Vocalist (Holland America Line).
Musical Directing credits include: Saga, TUI, Thomson, P&O for Live Business; Dep MD for The Barricade Boys (UK Tour); Bridget Jones's Diary - A Parody (London Fringe); AMD, The Show Goes On (The Piano Works West End); Our Day Out (Towngate Theatre, Essex), Associate MD Rent (Wyllotts Theatre, Potters Bar), The Full Monty (Wyllyotts Theatre, Potters Bar).
For more information, please visit Isobel's Spotlight Profile or download her Music CV.