Mysty Amber Parks has a Masters in Education and a Degree in Drama from Loughborough University. She completed her teacher training at the esteemed Royal Central School of Speech and Drama. She is currently a part time Head of Drama where she runs an exceptionally vibrant and successful Drama Department. Mysty has always had a passion to work with children and she has extensive experience performing and directing productions.
Alys started dancing at the age of 2 and never stopped! Alys trained at Millennium Performing Arts and then went on to work all over the world as a professional dancer, actress and singer, and has also appeared in a number of Radio commercials, Films and TV programmes including Emmerdale. Alys’ most recent show saw her touring the country with the Wizard of Oz. Alys has years of teaching experience and completed a degree in Performing Arts and Education so she can provide the highest level of teaching possible. Alys loves to change between styles including modern, funky routines and classical musical theatre to ensure students gain a fantastic knowledge of dance and are always having fun! Alys always provides exciting and vibrant lessons, whilst focusing on creativity, technique and performance skills.
Favourite Musical: Wicked, but I love the fun dancing of Saturday Night Fever!
Favourite Quote: If you think you can, you can!
Favourite Song: Gloria Estefan, Conga because it gets everyone dancing!
Embarrassing Moment: Kicking myself in the head and falling over on stage!
Stacey studied Drama and English and gained a 2:1 from Loughborough University, after which she went on to Study Musical Theatre at The London School of Musical Theatre. Since graduating she has had a lot of experience in many areas of the industry. She has just finished a short film called Best Bud where she was the female lead, which will be entered into film festivals this year. Other films include 'Coulda Shoulda Woulda' and 'Downsizing' and she was a regular dancer on The Justin Lee Collins Show, as well as dancing for Sky Sports and The Katy Brand show (to be aired in October). Other TV and Film work includes adverts for Kellogg's, Wotsits and Nokia and The Des O'Connor Show and more recently some pilot sitcoms. She is currently writing a comedy sketch show to be performed in London in the new year. Stacey also loves musicals and had had a lot of experience in the theatre, performing in her own revue shows on the Battersea Barge and other small venues as well as Oliver! (London Palladium), Florinda/Granny in Into the Woods (Bridewell Theatre), Falariki: The Greek Tragedy (Lyric Hammersmith), Tales of Aviation Heroes (Soho Theatre), 1888 (Union Theatre), Little Red Riding Hood (Theatre Royal Stratford East). Stacey is really excited to pass on everything she knows whilst teaching at Future Stars and see everyone grow weekly!
Leejay graduated from Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts in 2008. Since then Leejay has accumlated many theatre, film and televsion credits including playing the Cat in Honk! Leejay is a very strong classical/rock tenor with a huge range, Bottom A to top B!