I went to CTS from the age of 13-18, participating in the group classes and having private singing lessons where I did the Trinity Musical Theatre grades 6, 7, 8 and the …

Caya Murphy

Currently studying Musical Theatre at The Brighton Academy

Over the four years of being under Stephanie’s tuition, I achieved Grades 5 to 7 Trinity Acting exams at merit and distinction. In our classes I learnt different breathing and vocal exercises that immensely enhanced the study of character and speeches…

Sam Brenton

Currently training in music and drama at Mountview drama school

After 12 years of lessons with CTS , I’ve made astonishing progress , not only in my acting and singing skills, but my confidence and social skills have been shaped and boosted as well. In a time of uncertainty , CTS has adjusted to one to one online zoom sessions…

Elizabeth Olive

Current CTS student, studying drama at Truro College

I’ve been going to CTS for 12 years and I can say it’s made such a difference to me as a person, I’ve learnt valuable life skills and made amazing friends there…

Emilia Rundle

Current Classroom Assistant, studying Drama at Truro College.

I will be forever grateful to Cornwall Theatre School and Stephanie Johnson. CTS played a huge part in my journey becoming a professional actor and singer, not to mention the personal development, self-confidence and life changing friendships I made…

Emily Faulkner

Professional Actor/Singer and CTS guest teacher

I was taught by Steph from the ages of 11 to 16. We did it all: from musicals to panto. This was my first taste of drama and I couldn’t get enough of it. Every week our Friday night class couldn’t come fast enough…

Bryher Flanders

Actor and film director

Steph taught me to perform, act, and sing from the age of 6 to 13, I played many rolls in different plays and performances from bugsy malone to Robin Hood performing all over Cornwall, she taught me the fundamentals I needed to be on the stage, including my musical theatre exams which were a great help with university…

Emma Chamberlin

Lead vocalist in Flowers Of Palo

I started private lessons with Stephanie because I really loved the group sessions and wanted to develop my performance skills even further. With her expertise I managed to achieve distinctions in both my Trinity Grade 6 and Grade 8 exams…

Jessica Huddson

Currently studying Economics at Bristol University

I couldn’t have had a better teacher than Steph. Steph has been in the West End, she is the role model I look up too still to this day. Being able to be taught by someone as talented as her who knows the industry inside and out was so inspirational. Not only did I learn everything I know now from Steph, but…

Kaitlin Spear

Currently studying musical theatre on a BA Hons at London studio Centre.

Maisy has attended Cornwall Theatre School since 2012, as an 8-year-old Wizz student, and her confidence has grown an unbelievable amount…
Michelle Johns

Mum of current student Maisy Johns

My daughter has been attending Cornwall Theatre School for nearly four years now, in that time she has grown so much in confidence thanks to the fantastic classes. She has had the opportunity to take part in some wonderful performances…

Tamsin Livvy

Mum of current student Poppy Livingston

I absolutely loved my time at Cornwall Theatre school, Steph’s bubbly character and enthusiasm helped me build my confidence and also taught me about the professional world of theatre. Everyone was given the same opportunity whether that was…
Ellie Burbidge

Cast member at Disneyland Paris

I was part of CTS for 5 years and attained Grade 4 -6 Trinity solo Musical Theatre qualifications with Distinction. I particularly enjoyed my singing lessons with Steph; my voice improved quickly and I gained the technique and confidence to perform solo songs on stage in front of large audiences. I eventually became a CTS classroom assistant and found I loved working with the younger students…

Jessica Kelly

Singer and Nursery teacher

Cornwall Theatre School has been a massive part of my life. When Steph and her team first came to the Isles of Scilly to run a 4-day workshop, I was 12, and completely besotted with the whole thing…

Jaime Lock

Freelance Poet, Script Writer and Creative Practitioner

I was part of CTS from the start and featured in many performances, playing varied roles in shows all over the South West…

Gemma Lamble

Mum of current student Layla Lamble and CTS Ambassador

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