Online piano teacher, online singing teacher and online singing for musical theatre teacher
Mike is an experienced piano and singing teacher. He has broad experience as a music performer, writer, actor and director.
Mike is a specialist vocal tutor and has a PGCE teaching qualification.
He graduated from Salford University near Manchester, in the North West of England, with an Distinction MA in Creative Writing: Playwriting after attaining his BA (Hons) in Popular Music Recording.
Mike has a passion for musical performance and singing. This naturally lead him into musical theatre and becoming an online singing for musical theatre teacher.
Mike’s experience if the field
As an independent singer, songwriter and performer, Mike continues to perform as a pianist and vocalist across the UK from Manchester to London.
Mike is also performs in his own theatre productions. He is co-artistic director of Mediamedea, a Manchester Evening News Theatre Award-winning company. From here he has produced a long list of critically-acclaimed plays and musicals.
About Mike’s online piano and singing for musical theatre teaching
Mike has over 20 years of teaching experience.
He is our principal online tutor for our Online Singing For Musical Theatre Lessons.
Mike has been running courses through WriteForTheStage for seven years. He teaches the Writing For Performance module at Salford University.
He has worked as a workshop leader at Oldham Coliseum. Here he lead adult classes, devising scripted pieces which he directed and showcased at the Oldham Coliseum.
Mike’s has lead private courses which provide a progressive approach to learning the skills required to write, produce and direct musical theatre at City College Manchester.
Many other teaching posts at Salford University amongst others, have all provided Mike with exceptional and broad skills, in all aspects of teaching piano, singing for musical theatre.
Mike’s extensive experience and expertise, like all of our teachers, means that he is able to carefully monitor and record students’ progress. After every lesson, detailed lesson notes are emailed to students. As a result, strengths and weaknesses are covered. Thus students can focus their practise between lessons.
Together, we also make a great team for online homeschool music lessons!