Principal, Shanna Logan was born in Aberdeen and 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, acting, voice production, 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 Disclosure Scotland & DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service) checked and has qualifications in paediatric first aid and child protection. Shanna holds a Level 2 Estill Voice Training (EVT) qualification, a programme for developing vocal skills based on analysing the process of vocal production into control of specific structures in the vocal mechanism.
Shanna continues to work professionally as an actor and voiceover artist and is also the lead agent for AEA Management, children's talent agency, which she runs alongside AEA.
Katie has been dancing from a very young age and has trained in a variety of styles including ballet, tap, jazz, contemporary and modern. She participated in many competitions over the years as well as local theatre productions and showcases.
Katie is experienced in teaching and working with children and young people. Katie assists with our pre-school musical theatre classes and is also the choreography and production assistant for AEA Productions.