Filming - Trailer for The Chaplain

September Newsletter 2019

Dear all, Hope you have all had a lovely summer and had a chance to have a holiday and enjoy the sunshine.  Nurture Talent is producing their own films.  It was mentioned a while back that I was keen to see all of the young people in the agency working and gaining professional film credits. It was great to work with some of you a few weeks back on the trailer for ‘ The Chaplain’. It is currently being edited and the hope is that we will be able to produce a pilot that we will be able to present […]

Feb-March 2019 Congrats to Jack & Adansi!

Congratulations to Jack and Adansi who secured professional work earlier this year!  They received a huge amount of praise in regards to their professionalism whilst on set.   Well done to both of them for representing the agency so well.

Easter cakes

April Newsletter 2019

Dear parents and young people,  LAMDA and Stagecoach news It was lovely to work with you on the LAMDA course at Stagecoach and I hope your child enjoyed it too. It usually takes up to 6 weeks for the results to come through so hopefully, results should be in the next few weeks and Sally will give these out at Stagecoach. Please following me on social and give feedback Please do take some time to fill out a review of the courses and like my coaching page:  If you like what I do tell me and if you don’t tell […]

Merry Christmas from Nurture Talent

Winter Newsletter 2018

Seasons greetings!! A little update on our Newsletters Just so you know, our newsletters will come out twice a year. We know everybody is busy and we do hope you will take the chance to read through our news. There will be lots of information together with a little messages from me. ACTING ALERT!! January bespoke industry workshop We have organised for a bespoke industry workshop to run in the new year!! The purpose of which to encourage, inform and equip young people about the profession. In fact, I would like to organise a few industry opportunities every year but […]

Rick Laxton

Rick Laxton January Workshop 2019

Workshop 1 January 27th 11am 8 Students aged 6 – 10 years old. Rick will give a 60min workshop on audition techniques that are tailed for the younger student.   The workshop will include an icebreaker game to give the children confidence and open them up to creativity, followed by a talk about the industry and a mock audition including feedback.   At the end of the workshop the children will have a deeper knowledge of the process of the auditions and have less fear and more confidence moving forward. Filmed Auditions The students will be split into pairs to shoot “filmed […]


Dec 2018 Talented local actress in award-winning Netflix show

Many young people dream of fame – but for one local teenager this dream has become reality. In 2016, at the tender age of 17, Carla Woodcock from Wheldrake landed a role in Netflix drama Free Rein. Now the show has been lauded at the Emmy awards, winning Outstanding Children’s or Family Viewing Series and Best Directing in a Children’s Programme. “I keep having to pinch myself!” says Carla, of her new-found success. “It’s all so surreal and I’m so unbelievably grateful and proud to be in the position I’m in, to be part of an Emmy award winning show.” […]

Cross and daffoldils

Spring Newsletter 2018

Hello, Hope you are all well and enjoying life. I recently had the opportunity to speak to Nuquari and Adansi in our agency about their latest endeavors. Below you’ll find my interview with Nuquari Amoateng and Adansi Amoateng who are currently involved with Motown Camp. Motown camp is a dance, singing and acting programme that has been running for the last 7 weeks in London. They are in search of a young Michael Jackson for a new West End show. So we are thrilled that Nuquari and Adansi have had this opportunity through us!! My interview with Nuquari Amoateng and […]

Merry Christmas 2017

Winter Newsletter 2017

Dear all It’s been lovely to get a flurry of young people being asked to self tape for film and t.v projects towards the end of the year. I’m looking forward to seeing these materialise into work projects for 2018!! Casting directors A mail out to casting directors has been sent out with all of the young people’s CV’s and head shots. As mentioned previously this profession is hugely competitive so it is important to update your CV’s with any skills you may have e.g instruments you play, sports, I am amazed when I speak to a young person who […]

Nurture Talent Newsletter

Autumn Newsletter 2017

A big welcome back to a new term!! And a BIG welcome to our new performers who have joined the agency!! We really hope you will have a great time with us and we are thrilled that we can work together with you to build you a great foundation and skill set that goes far beyond the performing stage. With it being October already, we are in full coaching swing and it’s lovely to be working with such a great group of talented performers. You may not have any control on whether you get an audition or a job but […]

National Theatre Nurture Talent


Teenager Milly Gray has won a place on a prestigious National Youth Theatre training course having auditioned among 6,000 hopefuls Nationwide. Milly could follow in the footsteps of Dame Helen Mirren, Sir Ben Kingsley, Sir Derek Jacobi, who all began their careers with the internationally renowned theatre company. Frances Simon; LAMDA Drama Coach and Agent said “The competition for places at NYT is extremely competitive and Milly would have been one of the youngest auditionees. To have got this far is no mean feat she has done amazingly and should feel very proud of herself!”   Congratulations to Holly Cairns […]