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About Theatretrain Rugby

Building Confidence & Training The Next Generation Of Performers…


Hi, I'm Emma!

Hi, I’m Emma! I’m one of the Company Directors here at Theatretrain Rugby. I  progressed from a student, to Dance Teacher and now a Company Director. This role is super exciting for me as Theatretrain Rugby is very close to her heart. I have always had a passion for the performing arts and I want to invest in young people and help them discover their passion.

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Hi, I'm Vikki

Hi, I’m Vikki! I’m the other Company Director here at Theatretrain Rugby. I have always had a flare for the arts and has first hand experience is running my own company a Medieval Banquet and Murder Mystery business. I am thrilled to be supporting my daughter as a Company Director of Theatretrain Rugby and to continue my passion in seeing young people flourish.

Learn Genuine Theatre Principles While You Make Friends At Theatretrain Rugby

The Theatretrain Way puts theatre back into the performing arts. Along with technical performance skills in acting, singing and dancing, young people get the chance to release their creativity in a safe and friendly place. Here, in an environment nurturing confidence and empathy, our students can expand to be more than they ever thought they could be. Our aim isn’t just to create better performers, but to help your children reach their full potential.

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We Create The Welcoming Environment Where Aspiring Performers Thrive

Gain Skills For All Aspects Of Life, Not Just The Big Stage.

Meet the Theatretrain Rugby team

Learn more about our team and get to know what we’re all about.

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Emma Bisiker


Emma was a student at Theatretrain Rugby for 8 years, giving her first–hand experience of how we operate. She went on to train at Stratford College where she succeeded in completing her UAL Level 3 Diploma in Dance and has worked as a peripatetic dance teacher for many years. She is delighted to be back with the company as a teacher rather than a student.

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Dan Smith

Musical Director

Dan’s passion for music starting at a young age after he joined a Rockschool. Since then, he has gone on to win various competitions such as The Battle of the Bands, and has been invited to perform at a variety of large venues such as the NEC Birmingham as well as multiple festivals. Dan is excited to share his wealth of knowledge with Theatretrain. 

Ashley Thompson Theatretrain Rugby Drama Teacher

Ashley Thompson

Director of Acting

Ashley studied Performing Arts at Middlesex University and has taught drama and music in a range of secondary schools for more than 30 years. Over the years Ashley has directed a number of plays and musicals and has also played clarinet in pit bands for many productions. She can’t wait to share her experiences and help shape our students.



Junior Emsemble Director

Amy, attended Rugby Theatretrain for 8 years. Theatretrain helped Amy build her confidence and discover her passion for musical theatre. She is very eager to be back with the Theatretrain family and we know that our little one’s are going to love her!

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The Theatretrain Story

Theatretrain was founded on the belief that the performing arts should be accessible to everyone, no matter their age, skill or ability. Our large-scale productions are unique to Theatretrain and invite our students to enjoy the learning experience and be a part of something bigger than themselves.

The world’s your stage at Theatretrain Rugby!

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