One Vision School Of Arts Ltd
Our classes are designed to build confidence, enhance creativity and promote social and personal well-being.
Our students will improve their diction, posture, pitch, rhythm, focus, knowledge, and technique while also developing essential life skills.
They will build friendships, have lots of fun and thrive in an encouraging and supportive environment.
Classes operate through term times with workshops and masterclasses throughout the holidays.
We hold a Summer School through August.
Our previous celebrity masterclasses include; Musical Theatre with the West Ends leading lady Kerry Ellis, Hollywood Actor and West End Star Adam Garcia and a dance workshop with Britain's Got Talent Winner, George Sampson. Our students have also performed alongside West End performer Gareth Gates.
Our classes are £20 per month
Two classes / Two siblings in the same class: £30 per month
Three classes / Three siblings: £40 per month
Melissa has been directing and teaching for over 10 years.
She began her training at Hereford College of Arts and moved to Brighton to complete her Bachelor of Arts Degree at Southern Theatre Arts Centre, training for 3 years in Musical Theatre.
After graduating in 2011, Melissa moved to Manchester where she directed shows for Manchester’s Musical Theatre Society, taught drama and musical theatre workshops across the Northwest, and worked with ITV, Sky One and actors including; David Bradley, George Sampson, Sally Lindsay, Daniel Ryan, Suranne Jones and Lesley Sharp.
Melissa is a former Drama Teacher for Stagecoach Performing Arts, has worked as a GCSE English Learning Mentor in a secondary school and created & directed many school productions.
Credits include; Nadia in Bare A Pop Opera, Mrs Jefferson in Rent, Buttons in Cinderella Touring Pantomime, Eponine in Les Misérables, Ann Hathaway in the UK Premiere Tour of Murdering Marlowe, Mount Pleasant, Scott & Bailey, Theatre of Dreams & Mornings.
Melissa received private vocal coaching with Kerry Ellis & has performed with Gareth Gates.
Melissa completed a Drama Therapy Course and her LAMDA (London Academy of Music & Dramatic Arts) teacher training courses.
Bethany studied Performing Arts at Hereford College of Arts and has been performing at weddings, theatres, festivals, charity events and clubs across the country for the past 10 years.
She has been performing alongside Melissa since 2012 and assists with musical theatre classes and the preparation for the shows and events.
Bethany ran our Drama Club for the first 2 years and has taught Musical Theatre to the students at a local high school. She also assists in the planning and coordination of events in our venue.
Callie has over 10 years of performing experience and has taken part in shows with Melissa since 2012.
She is our course leader, running classes on a Monday and she assists in the planning and coordination of events in our venue.
Callie is currently studying Occupational Therapy at university, where she hopes to combine her love for theatre & music whilst supporting people with learning disabilities.
Callie achieved a Distinction in her Grade 7 LAMDA (London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art) Examination and is now working towards Grade 8.
Becce has been a member of One Vision since 2018, not only performing in the shows but also creating the costumes and designing any props or set that may be needed. Becce is our course leader, running classes on a Monday and she assists in the planning and coordination of events in our venue.
Becce is qualified in Early Years Care achieving two NVQs at Level 3. She has a wealth of experience working with children and young adults. She is a former play worker and has volunteered at youth clubs, running classes as a coach and captain of various sports teams.
Her love for performing started when she was young, she taught herself how to play the bass guitar and joined her first band.
Becce is now training for her LAMDA (London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art) Examination grades.
Andrew studied Graphic and Media Design at the University of Wales and graduated with a BA Hons Degree in 2013.
With over 8 years of experience, Andrew is responsible for all of our design work including brand identity, advertising and video and sound editing.
He also ensures that our shows run smoothly by liaising with our sound and lighting technicians.
Sound & Lighting
Gavin Carrington- Sound Technician
Gavin has a vast range of knowledge from production to lighting. He has studied in the industry for over 5 years and is a qualified music technology specialist. He has worked on many productions in theatres all over London.
Dan Taylor- Lighting Technician
Dan has been working as a musical theatre technician for over 10 years, providing lighting and sound services from design to programming and operation.
He has worked on productions with X-entricity and Hereford Musical Theatre Company. He has been working as our lighting technician since 2013.