The Academy of Expressive Arts provides an environment where you can be an individual and express yourself! Our ethos is to enable children, young people and adults to develop their skills and be the best that they can be both as individuals and within a team. We cater for all ages and our main focus is to ensure that everyone feels valued, regardless of their ability. We pride ourselves on keeping class numbers low, allowing each individual more support and input from the teacher.
Principal, Shanna Logan was born in Aberdeen and educated at Robert Gordons College. From an early age, Shanna studied Speech and Drama, completing all levels of the examinations by the age of 14.
Shanna moved to London after gaining a DADA award to study musical theatre at the prestigious Italia Conti Academy of Theatre Arts - Britain's and the world's oldest theatre school. Throughout the 3 year course, she gained invaluable experience in all aspects of musical theatre, stage combat and fitness.
After graduating, Shanna signed with a London agency and in 2018, completed her BA Honours degree in Acting through Middlesex University.
Shanna has many years of experience in performing & teaching all ages from babies up to adults. She is DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service) checked and has a qualification in paediatric first aid and child protection.