Tilly Howes - Founder and Principal
Tilly is professionally trained in Musical Theatre (Singing, Dancing and Acting). She has been performing since a young age and has appeared in many amateur productions, TV commercials and film.
Passionate about the Performing Arts and still in the business performing herself. Tilly founded Rascals Academy in order to give other children and young people the opportunity to showcase their achievements and allow them to express themselves and develop their confidence in an informal and fun way whilst still providing them with the training and examinations necessary to further their careers in the Performing Arts should they choose this route at a later date.
Louise Davis, ISTD DDE.
Louise started her training at the age of 15 at Splitz School of Dance and went on to DNA Studios taking a 3 year performing arts Diploma where she began her commercial and musical theatre training as well as developing her vocals and beginning her teaching qualifications.
She has performed in various theatres and stages including Her Majesty's Theatre. Louise completed her ISTD DDE in tap, modern theatre and ballet at the Dance College in 2016.
Louise also teaches fitness classes after obtaining her Level 2 Exercise to Music Qualification in March 2014 and trains aerial skills such as lyra (aerial Hoop) and silks as well as doing shows and competitions on these and has competed at advanced level international competitions on hoop.
Aimee Gill - Assistant Choreographer
Aimee is a versatile dancer, she has trained in many different dance styles throughout her dance career. She is an active performer in the industry, bringing her fresh and new choreography and performance skills to Rascals Academy!