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Sophy and class
Sophy and class

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Molly with class
Molly with class

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Our Teachers

Current Teaching Team

Tom Chown
Molly Clark

Sophy is a Surrey based teacher and performer who has been working with children for 9 years. After graduating from KSA Academy of Performing Arts with a Trinity Diploma in Musical Theatre, Sophy began teaching singing, dancing and acting between auditions.

In January 2016, Sophy founded SCTA Theatre Academy with the aim of delivering high quality musical theatre training in an enjoyable and exciting way.

Sophy is passionate about inspiring young performers and creating the next generation of actors, singers and dancers. 

Sophy Chapman - Founder

Tom is an actor and teacher based in Sussex.

As a teenager, Tom was a member of multiple youth theatres and took part in a number of performances with them before going on to study Drama and English at the University of Sussex.

Tom has been working with children for four years and enjoys passing on his passion for performing.

Tom teaches and assists with a number SCTA clubs, and looks forward to helping aspiring performers to achieve their potential.

Tom Chown - Club Leader, Assistant

Molly Clark - Club Leader, Evening School Teacher

Molly has been teaching for a few years in and around Surrey. After completing a One Year Foundation Course in Acting at Italia Conti Academy of Theatre Arts, she decided to travel and see the world. Many of her adventures lead her to working with children and or involved performing and the arts. She is thrilled to be working for SCTA and thoroughly enjoys working with children, especially within the performing arts as she is constantly seeing their confidence and skills grow every day.

Workshop Assistants


Lucas Ryan

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Maddy McKee


Ellenor Robinson

Past Teachers

Laura Lake

Laura Lake - 2019

Andrew Dillon

Andrew Dillon - 2017/18

Henry Solomon

Henry Solomon - 2016/17