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                              Holgate Drama Tutoring

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Holgate Drama Tutoring offer services in Theatre Arts  and help with public speaking and voice coaching.  Tony runs drama classes at All Saints, Millthorpe, Knavesmire, and Scarcroft as extra-curricular clubs.  He recently entered 55 students for LAMDA examations at Knavesmire school, 80% of whom received a distinction.

Tony Thomas has over eighteen years teaching experience and has worked as an English and Drama teacher in the UK and overseas.  He is fully DBS checked and still works in numerous schools in the York area.  He went to the University of York, where he graduated with first class honours in English Literature and went on to take his PGCE in English, also at York.  As Head of Drama, he directed numerous shows, some of which are: Les Miserables, Guy and Dolls, The Black Remote by Glyn Maxwell, Dracula Spectacula, After Juliet by Sharman Macdonald and A-Level pieces such as Attempts on her Life by Martin Crimp and The House of Bernarda Alba by Lorca. 

Before going into teaching, Tony worked as a professional actor and trained in London at ALRA. He is still an Equity member.  As well as teaching GCSE and A-Level Drama, he has also taught sessions for LAMDA examinations, organised and attended festivals with ISTA and also given workshops on teaching drama to teachers at some of those events.  He was recently appointed as a LAMDA examiner and will be examining again this year all around the country.  Tony also works as a Programme Leader with NCS and has led many successful waves in Leeds and Bradford for young people aged 15-17.

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                         tonymarkthomas123@gmail.com