Meet the Team

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David Pollendine (Artistic Director) & Freelance Drama Practitioner

After completing a degree and PGCE in Physical Education David spent a number of years teaching in the Czech Republic where he found time to establish a Community theatre project in Haje, Prague and choreograph a dance/drama production called Smlouva se smrti (Contract with Death) that toured nationally and...

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Amanda Salvara (Singer)

Amanda studied at the London College of Music specialising in Vocals and has a vast style of training from Jazz to Progressive Rock but the most favourite styles are Musical Theatre and Soul. Previous experience includes singing in the Sense of Sound choir for the Sing London Festival, Backing vocals for XFM winners at the...

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Nadya Gyane (Dancer)

trained professionally in Contemporary and Street dance. She has been performing in multiple dance competitions and shows for the past eight years and has been teaching for six years. Recently she has taken a mini break from dance choreography to focus more on the media and entertainment industry, but is excited to get back into...

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James Manning (Actor)

studied at the Desmond Jones School of Mime and Physical Theatre and has created various performance pieces and performed in many different settings.  He has recently been involved in running workshops and performances with young people in south London with a particular emphasis on open air theatre in the UK and abroad. James is currently...

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Ammi Buhari (Actor/Singer)

is a trained actor, facilitator and writer. She has worked as a youth worker in various organisations for over 15 years.  She has recently set up a youth organisation call The Hebe Foundation which helps young people realise and release their God-given talents.  Amie is also a singer and has just finished her first screenplay....

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Nikki Watson

Nikki is a dance facilitator. Having worked with dance, creative practice and development for over 5 years, her aim is to bring dance to a wider audience. She has worked in a variety of community contexts with different age groups and abilities. She believes dance can be, and should be available to all. One of...

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