Glenda Hailwood

Glenda Hailwood

Company Manager

Education: Level 3 Playworker
BA Hons Youth and Community from NEWI Wrexham university
 

Other Relevant Qualifications: First aid, mental health, child protection, POVA, health & safety and communications 

Current Job: Not working at present

Other relevant experience:  Secretary 10 years
10 years working at Ysgol Llywellyn
14 years support worker for young people with housing, education, benefits and relationship, issues with family

 

Number of years Theatre Experience: 17 years 

Number of years at Phoenix: 12 years 

 

Favourite Song: Bohemian Rhapsody – Queen

Favourite Film: Sound of Music

Favourite Play/Musical: Les Miserables

 

Theresa Hailwood

Theresa Hailwood

Leader

Education: Level 3 BTEC in performing arts – triple distinction
BA Hons in theatre and performance technology from the Liverpool Institute of Performing Arts (LIPA)

Other Relevant Qualifications: Mental health first aid, Ladder training, Manual handling, Safe guarding

Current Job: Lecturer in Technical Theatre & Production coordinator at LIPA Sixth Form College

Other relevant experience: Freelance stage and production manager and also worked in the Production Department for the Royal Caribbean Cruise Line.

Number of years Theatre Experience: 20 years

Number of years at Phoenix: 12 years

 

Favourite Song: Waiting All Night – Rudimental

Favourite Film: The Greatest Showman

Favourite Play/Musical: Les Miserables

 

Christina Hailwood

Christina Hailwood

Leader

Education: Foundation degree in Early Childhood Studies and Learning Support

Other Relevant Qualifications: Pediatric first aid trained, Manual handling trained, Timian trained, Cerebral palsy, ASD trained, Safeguarding, Child protection, Domestic abuse trained, Radicalisation trained, Online safety trained

Current Job: Higher Level Teaching Assistant (HLTA)

Other relevent experience: 11 years experience working within schools

Number of years Theatre Experience: 21 years

Number of years at Phoenix: 12 years

 

Favourite Song: Proud Mary – Tina Turner

Favourite Film: Harry Potter

Favourite Play/Musical: Grease

 

Suzanne Fox

Suzanne Fox

Leader

Education: BA Hons in Primary Education
Currently studying NPQH to become a head teacher
AVCE Level Art and Design

Other Relevant Qualifications: Safeguard training, Behaviour management trainer, ASD and Autism training, Early Years Foundation Phase leader training

Current Job: Assistant Head Teacher in Ysgol Swn-y-don, Colwyn Bay

Number of years Theatre Experience: 22 years

Number of years at Phoenix: 12 years

 

Favourite Song: I Wanna Dance With Somebody – Whitney Houston

Favourite Film: Braveheart or Bambi/Dumbo

Favourite Play/Musical: Does Magic Mike count? ? Or Grease

James Hailwood

James Hailwood

Leader

Education: BTEC First Diploma Performing Arts (Distinction)
BTEC National Diploma in Performing Arts (DDM)

Current Job: Sales Assistant

Other relevant experience:  Teaching Assistant in Performing Arts Department

Number of years Theatre Experience: 20 years

Number of years at Phoenix: 12 years

 

Favourite Song: Favourite genre is black music

Favourite Film: Lord of the Rings

Favourite Play/Musical: The Play That Goes Wrong

Danielle Sheldon

Danielle Sheldon

Leader

Education: GCSEs

Other Relevant Qualifications: First aid trained

Current Job:

Number of years Theatre Experience: 12 years

Number of years at Phoenix: 12 years

 

Favourite Song: High Hopes – Panic! At The Disco

Favourite Film: Beauty and the Beast (1991 version)

Favourite Play/Musical: Les Miserables

Dominique Hughes

Dominique Hughes

Leader

Education: Level 3 cache Diploma in Childcare
Level 2 cache Teaching Assistant
Level 2 Supporting Teaching and Learning in dDsabilities

Other Relevant Qualifications: First aid trained

Current Job: Teaching Assistant

Number of years Theatre Experience: 12 years

Number of years at Phoenix: 8 years

 

Favourite Film: Sister act 2

Favourite Play/Musical: The Lion King & Wicked

Andy Greenow

Andy Greenow

Leader / Tech & Media

Education: BA Hons Creative Media
PGCE Computer Science

Other Relevant Qualifications: First Aid Trained

Current Job: Teacher of Computer Science

Other relevant experience: Shift Manager @ McDonalds

Number of years Theatre Experience: 11 years

Number of years at Phoenix: 11 years

 

Favourite Film: Marvel Series

Ashley Martin

Ashley Martin

Leader / Tech

Education: GCSEs

Current Job: Owns own Landscaping Company

Number of years Theatre Experience: 15 years

Number of years at Phoenix: 10 years

 

Favourite Song: Come With Me – Special D

Favourite Film: The Wolf of Wall Street

Jacob Jones

Jacob Jones

Leader / Tech & Media

Education: Level 3 BTEC Extended Diploma in Music Technology (D*D*D*)

Currently studying the BA Hons Management of Music, Entertainment, Theatre and Events at the Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts (LIPA).

Other Relevant Qualifications: Manual Handling

Current Job: Barista at Costa Coffee

Other relevant experience: Previously worked as a Children’s Entertainer, Ran own Entertainment Company, Sings with Only Boys Aloud, Scout Leader

Number of years Theatre Experience: 11 years

Number of years at Phoenix: 11 years

 

Favourite Song: School Song – Matilda the Musical

Favourite Film: Love Actually

Favourite Play/Musical: Currently it’s SIX! The Musical

Nia Hughes

Nia Hughes

Leader

Education: BTEC Level 3 in Creative Media and Media Production (D*D*D*)
2:2 degree in Childhood Studies

Other Relevant Qualifications: Sports leadership course, Dance leadership course

Current Job: Teaching Assistant and Hair & Make up Artists

Number of years Theatre Experience: 15 years

Number of years at Phoenix: 15 years

 

Favourite Song: Rhiannon – Fleetwood Mac

Favourite Film: Bridesmaids

Favourite Play/Musical: We Will Rock You

Shannon Small

Shannon Small

Leader

Education: Currently studying A-levels at Prestatyn High School Sixth Form

Studying Dance, Drama and Health and Social Care – awaiting A-level results.

Other relevant experience:  Cub Scout Leader

Number of years Theatre Experience: 9 years

Number of years at Phoenix: 9 years

 

Favourite Song: Wings – Birdy  

Favourite Film: How the Grinch Stole Christmas

Favourite Play/Musical: Blood Brothers

Kyle Davies

Kyle Davies

Leader

Education: A Levels

Other Relevant Qualifications:  First aid trained 

Current Job: Retail

Number of years Theatre Experience: 10 years 

Number of years at Phoenix: 10 years

 

Favourite Song: Someone You Loved – Lewis Capaldi

Favourite Film: Star Wars 

Favourite Play/Musical: Blood Brothers

 

Shauna Birch

Shauna Birch

Leader

Education: GCSE Performing Arts (A*), GCSE Music (A)
Grade 8 Distinction- Musical Theatre with the London College of Muisc
Grade 5 Distinction- Classical Music with the London College of Music

Current Job: Barmaid

Other relevant experience:  Entertainment team at multiple holiday parks
Previous Experience working in a residential home for adults with Learning disabilities specifically Austism

Number of years Theatre Experience: 18 years

Number of years at Phoenix: 8 years

 

Favourite Song: November Rain- Guns n Roses

Favourite Film: Pulp Fiction

Favourite Play/Musical: Little Shop of Horrors

Ryan Clarke

Ryan Clarke

Leader

Current Job: Sales Assistant

Number of years Theatre Experience: 10 years

Number of years at Phoenix: 10 years

 

Favourite Song: Purple Rain – Prince

Favourite Film: Jaws

Favourite Play/Musical: Oliver!