Head of Junior School: Emma Weaver


”The children inspire me with their imaginative input.”


Emma Weaver teaches the Little Dramas, Apollo & Lyric class, and enjoys the challenge of helping young ones with developing their drama skills at a young age. She says: “The children inspire me with their imaginative input. I love seeing how they develop as the term progresses.”


Emma is  currently a popular voice on Children's Television, and is best known for her voices in BBC Shows The Tweenies (Bella)and Jelly Jamm (Mina).


Emma regularly voices commercials for both television and radio,  and is a regular reader for BBC audio books. Her most recent  voice work was "Pony Friends" for Nintendo DS.

 

Theatre Credits include Patsy Cline-the musical (West End and Tour),  - Young Patsy, Wizard of Oz (National Tour) - Dorothy, Playdays  West End/ Tour) - Peggy Patch, Hans Christian Anderson (National Tour) - Thumbelina, Waltz dream (European Tour) - dancer, An Inspector Calls (English Theatre of Hamburg) -Edna, Tweenies Live (Wembly/World Arena Tour) - Bella, Tweenies Christmas Present (Royal Albert Hall) - Bella ,Jungle Book (Wimbledon Theatre/Tour) Man-girl, The Canterbury Tales (Pomegranate Theatre), and Julian in the "New Adventures of Postman Pat" National Tour/ Bloomsbury Theatre London.

  

Film Credits include Suzanne in Daisies and Mary in Three Wishes for Jamie.

 

Pantomime Credits include Snow White in Snow White at the Gaiety Theatre, Isle of Man, Dorothy in The Wizard of Oz at the Epsom Playhouse, Pinocchio in Pinocchio at the Thorndike Theatre Leatherhead, Gretel in Hansel and Gretel at the Elgiva Theatre Chesham, and Fairy Beanspout in Jack and the Beanstalk at the Gala Theatre Durham.


Emma has had five top ten hits and four top ten albums with The Tweenies and enjoyed performances on TOTP, The Chart Show, The Saturday Show, CD-UK, and The Pepsi Chart Show. Emma graduated from the Italia Conti Academy with honours.


 

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