Jill Young – Founder/ Facilitator/ Director
Jill has over 30 years experience in performance arts, both as a performer within dance and musical theatre, and as a director and choreographer. She is also principal of CPAC Dance Academy ( formally Congleton Ballet School) and has worked in such diverse genres as circus, fashion, pantomime, commercial and rep theatre and TV.
She has facilitated drama and dance within state schools at nursery to secondary level, in vocational colleges, health centre’s and worked extensively with people with learning or physical disability. She now directs M.Y Theatre and is co-director of M.Y Inter-Theatre, whilst continuing to perform when possible.
Steve Mitchell – Founder/Facilitator/ Director
Steve also has extensive experience in musical directing and as a facilitator for drama and music. He has worked in all levels of education, including primary, secondary, special schools and colleges. With experience in health services, social serices and prisons he has also facilitated and directed discrete and outreach projects within the community. He has worked widely in the film industry, both behind the camera, directing and composing for film and TV.
Steve has extensive and varied experience of working with people with learning and physical disabilities and is the director of M.Y Inter-Theatre and co-director of M.Y Theatre.