Facetune_28-01-2022-11-41-40.JPG

PRICES

 

Monday & Wednesday (ROTHERHAM)

30 Minute lesson - £17.50

1 Hour lesson - £35.00

2 Students (shared 30 min lesson)

£13.00 per person

3 Students (shared 30 min lesson)

£11.00 per person

Thursday - Saturday (SHEFFIELD)

30 Minute lesson - £20.00

1 Hour lesson - £40.00

2 Students (shared 30 min lesson)

£15.00 per person

3 Students (shared 30 min lesson)

£14.00 per person

ALEXANDRA HANS (ALCM)
TVA PRINCIPAL & VOCAL COACH

Alexandra has worked in the professional music industry for over 15 years, gaining extensive knowledge and experience in all genres of music. Her career has taken her all over the world performing on luxury cruise liners and in 7 star hotels. Alexandra is a member of The D-Day Darlings who appeared on Britain’s Got Talent in 2018, making it all the way to the finals! Since then the Darlings have been signed by Sony Records and released their debut album, ‘I’ll Remember You’ in November last year, which has sold over 60,000 albums, achieving a BRIT certifies Silver Disc award! Alexandra also made her West End debut with the Darlings, performing at the Drury Lane Theatre, London, and performed on ITV’s Lorraine and This Morning. Alexandra has also worked as a regular session singer and featured on album and DVD releases.

On returning to South Yorkshire, Alexandra established The Voice Academy (formerly known as Alexandra Hans Vocal Academy, AHVA). starting with just 2 students in 2014 growing from strength to strength, now with over 120 students attending weekly lessons. She has worked in several Northern-based performing arts colleges, including MADD (Midlands Academy of Dance and Drama), CAPA (Cathedral Academy of Performing Arts) and various other Primary and Secondary schools delivering classes on technique, and one-to-one sessions preparing students for their further education auditions.

Under The Voice Academy’s tuition, students have achieved places at top performing arts colleges including, Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts, Bird College and Guildford School of Acting. Many Academy students have also gone on to work in the professional music industry

 

Alexandra has acted as a singing consultant for companies such as the Royal Shakespeare Company-Washington, DC and the Music Factory Entertainment Group. She has also coached leading West End and Broadway performers in both the UK and the US!

She holds a Diploma and Associates Certificate with London College of Music (LCM) and is trained in various techniques used by professional companies and colleges around the world including Estill Levels 1 and 2 awarded by Anne-Marie Speed and Accent Method trained by Dane Chalfin and Linda Hutchinson. Most recently Alexandra has gained her Vocal Health First Aider certification and is bringing in Laryngeal Manipulation Therapy (Vocal Massage) under the expertise of Stephen King and the Voice Care Centre, London. 

 

Alexandra is also a member of the BVA (British Voice Association) and NATS (National Association of Teachers of Singing) Alexandra gained her Post Graduate Certificate in Voice Pedagogy qualification under leading voice specialist Dr. Jenevora Williams. 

 

Alexandra still performs professionally with a number of companies across the country including The Bombshell Belles, Revival Live and Undercover Artists.

PRICES

 

Monday, Wednesday & Thursday

 

30 Minute lesson - £17.00

1 Hour lesson - £34.00

2 Students (shared 30 min lesson)

£12.00 per person

3 Students (shared 30 min lesson)

£10.00 per person

4 Students (shared 30 Min lesson)

£9.00 per person

IMG_9291.JPG

LEXI PILGRIM
TVA VOCAL COACH

Lexi studied her postgraduate at The Italia Conti Academy of Performing Arts, London and degree at Colchester Institute, receiving a BA Honours in Musical Theatre. She also holds singing qualifications with Rock School to Grade 8 level. During her degree she specialised in voice using the ‘Estill Method’ and over the years has taken part in various workshops to continue to develop her expertise in this practise. She also recently became a qualified Vocal First Aider with Vocal Health Education which has given her an extensive insight into the inner workings of the larynx and vocal fold function, plus their status in relation to the rest of the body and now has the skills necessary to help aid vocal fatigue and other disorders. 

 

Previous to Lexi's extensive training, she was given the opportunity to perform in exciting venues such as the London Palladium, Her Majesty’s Theatre, Disneyland Paris, Britain’s Got Talent, Battersea Barge and the Kings Cross Theatre. Prior to teaching at The Voice Academy Lexi gained a great deal of experience teaching in different institutes in London.

 

Since graduating, Lexi has worked professionally in contracts that have taken her all around the UK and Europe, performing in a variety of different styled shows including Rock, Pop, Musical Theatre and an acapella harmony show. She also began working with various live bands in Theatre Venues as both a backing and lead vocalist. Since 2018 she has been regularly performing in Theatre Pantomimes including playing Cinderella at both the Weymouth Pavilion and Wimborne Tivoli Theatre. She is still working in the professional industry travelling the UK in theatre tours, corporate events, weddings and festivals in a variety of different productions. These all involve working in an array of different styles and continue to challenge and better her as a performer and thus develop her experiences and expertise to pass on to students.

 

Lexi aims to continue to develop her knowledge of voice in regard to performing, teaching and vocal health so as to ensure she can relay her knowledge to students and in turn help them achieve their full potential and release their passion of singing to the world.

IMG_9212.jpg

BETH COBURN
TVA VOCAL COACH

PRICES

 

Monday - Wednesday

 

30 Minute lesson - £17.00

1 Hour Weekly Lesson - £34.00

2 Students (shared 30 min lesson)

£12.00 per person

3 Students (shared 30 min lesson)

£10.00 per person

4 Students (shared 30 Min lesson)

£9.00 per person

Beth holds a number of qualifications including a National Diploma in Performing Arts. Whilst training, she successfully passed many exams such as Grade 8 Music Theatre with the London College of Music. She also graded in Classical Singing, Popular Music and Music Theory. Beth has extensive knowledge on Estill Voice Technique having studied levels 1 & 2. She has taken workshops in Accent Method with leading voice specialist, Dane Chalfin and has embarked on a professional development course with Dr Jenevora Williams, specially focussing on teaching young voices. 

 

At the age of 18, Beth began her professional career in the industry playing Princess Jasmine in pantomime, Aladdin. She then went on to travel the world working as a vocalist for Thomson & P&O cruises.  During her time sailing, she gained incredible experience as both a singer and performer on stage. One of her most memorable shows to be involved in was “Astonishing”, an original magical illusions show created by Stephen Mulhern and Jonathan Wilkes whom she worked with closely during the workshop progress. 

 

Although she has now hung up her sea legs, Beth still works professionally in events across the UK including fronting the sensational function band; Scarlet Avenue, entertaining guests at weddings and parties and also as a vocalist for Undercover Artists, surprising audienceswith an impromptu sing song!

 

As a versatile vocalist, Beth loves sharing her wealth of experience, knowledge and skills with fresh new talent. She believes in the importance of technique for the longevity of one’s voice and also loves to teach the students of The Voice Academy how to express themselves so they can shine and “stand out from the crowd”!

IMG_9292 2.jpg

DANYL - JAMES TURVEY
TVA VOCAL COACH & MUSICAL THEATRE DIRECTOR

PRICES

 

Monday

 

30 Minute lesson - £17.00

1 Hour Weekly lesson - £34.00

2 Students (shared 30 min lesson)

£12.00 per person

3 Students (shared 30 min lesson)

£10.00 per person

4 Students (shared 30 Min lesson)

£9.00 per person

Danyl started performing from a young age and his passion for the arts has never wavered! 

Danyl studied at the Southern Theatre Arts Centre where he obtained a BA Honours Degree in Musical Theatre. He is also trained in Estill Voice Technique by Jan Spooner Swabey and has received training from the founding head of the Royal Academy of Music, Mary Hammond.

 

Since Danyl’s training, he has gone on to perform as lead vocalist and dancer in a variety of UK and International venues, from contemporary musical theatre concerts to full scale musicals and even shared a fantastic cruise contract with our very own TVA Vocal Coach, Beth! 

 

Danyl is the founder of YPPA which is a youth theatre company, training youngster to successfully become the best performers they can be through full scale productions including Hairspray, Fame and Sister Act. 

Danyl still works as a professional vocalist and musical director on a freelance basis for IDo Entertainment Specialists. 

 

Danyl is passionate about working with students on exceeding their own expectations and his wealth of knowledge and experience in both teaching and performing is inspiring for TVA students.

Facetune_08-03-2022-18-38-16.jpg

PRICES

 

30 Minute lesson - £15.00

1 Hour Weekly lesson - £30.00

2 Students (shared 30 min lesson)

£11.00 per person

3 Students (shared 30 min lesson)

£9.00 per person

4 Students (shared 30 Min lesson)

£8.00 per person

VICTORIA HENSON
TVA VOCAL COACH & MUSICAL THEATRE DIRECTOR

Victoria started her training with The Voice Academy at the age of 14, and has naturally progressed from student to teacher. She holds her Grade 8 qualification in Music Theatre with LCM, and also gained her Music Theatre Diploma in Teaching (Level 4) achieving 90% Approved Upper Level. Victoria started her teaching career by assisting group classes at TVA and found a passion for teaching, therefore moving onto training to become a fully qualified vocal coach, trained by TVA Principal, Alexandra. During her time with The Voice Academy, she has been fortunate enough to perform in multiple showcases, in fantastic venues such as The Adelphi Theatre London and London’s O2 Arena. 

 

Victoria studied A Level Drama and Theatre Studies at Wickersley Sixth Form, and performed in Pantomimes, Murder Mysteries and Dance Festivals whilst attending. As well as this, she has several years of performing at local theatres under her belt, taking on iconic musicals such as The Sound of Music, Miss Saigon, Phantom of the Opera, and Fame. She has also performed in Disney Land Paris on two occasions. 

 

Victoria has a keen passion for perfecting her craft and constantly learning, and so has taken part in multiple vocal training courses with industry professionals. Some of these have included Teaching Young Voices with Jenevora Williams, Introduction to Estill Voice Training with Anne-Marie Speed and Belting/Mix with The Voice Explained. Some of her previous professional work includes being a cast member of the Entertainment Team at Gullivers Valley Resort and Character Work. 

 

Victoria currently works in the professional industry for Award Winning Company GP Princess Appearances, specialising in children’s entertainment and luxury princess performances at not only parties, but public and corporate events. She is also a vocalist for the successful company GP Entertainment Co, providing evening entertainment for themed events and special occasions across Yorkshire. 

 

As well as teaching 1:1 Vocal Lessons, Victoria is all the Musical Theatre Director for TVA group sessions: Musical Theatre Juniors, Musical Theatre Pre Seniors and Girl Group classes, and also teaches in our Love to Sing sessions.

BETHANIE HOUGHTON
TVA VOCAL COACH 

PRICES

 

30 Minute lesson - £18.00

1 Hour Weekly lesson - £36.00

2 Students (shared 30 min lesson)

£14.00 per person

3 Students (shared 30 min lesson)

£12.00 per person

4 Students (shared 30 Min lesson)

£11.00 per person

Bethanie graduated from London Studio Centre in 2017 with a 1st Class Honours Degree in Theatre Dance, awarded with the Lia Williams Award for Best Performance in Musical Theatre. During her training, she was lucky enough to perform in multiple shows including Bad Girls: The Musical as Yvonne Atkins. 

 

Beth trained in Estill Voice Technique at University and has since taken regular 1-2-1 lessons and workshops with one of the West End and British Recording Industry’s leading vocal coaches, Dane Chalfin in accent method.

 

Since graduating, Bethanie regularly performed in 5* hotels and famous bars in London. In 2019, she joined the band ‘On Shuffle’ as their lead singer and has since travelled the world with Celebrity Cruises performing up to 4 sets per day covering all genres.

 

During the pandemic, Bethanie returned back to the UK and opened her own performing and teaching business, Bethanie Houghton Music. This has led to many wonderful performing opportunities at weddings, functions, events and teaching roles.

IMG_9320.jpg

TESTIMONIALS

“After being a member of the vocal academy for 4 years, I can hand on heart say it’s the best decision I ever made! Not only has my confidence and ability grown due to the amazing teachers, I’ve made friends for life and it’s such a great environment to be in!" - Victoria

“The Vocal Coaches at TVA are brilliant at what they do and always make sure every child feels special, there’s always a big performance to look forward too!" - Aysha