Meet the Team
Candice MARQUISSManaging director of Candice Conway Theatre School and Candice Conway Theatre Camps LTD I.S.T.D - FDI
Candice started performing from the age of three in her local dance school shows, Hadley Highstone dance academy, around this time she acquired a love for tap dancing. By the age of nine she had sung in the Royal Albert hall with the Raymond Guppy choir. Realising Candice had raw singing talent her parents decided to send her to private singing lessons where she was classically trained and took singing exams.
Richard MarquissCreative Director, Drama specialist and LAMDA coach
Richard started performing from the age of 12 in his home town of Lancashire, gaining a scholarship to attend the Millington’s Dance Academy. At the age of 20 Richard swapped the northern air for the big smoke to Train further. His professional credit include: “Old Lady” in a national theatre tour of “There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly”, Commercials, one of which was for the London Dungeons, “America’s Big Taste” McDonalds and most recent to air ITV’s “Check Your Chaps”, featured in music videos, voice overs and has toured the UK in various children’s shows.
Megan RatcliffMusical Theatre Specialist
Megan has been performing ever since she was a toddler, starring in short films and in the West End. Currently studying performance and applied theatre at the University of East London, Megan regularly performs to communities where she is able to help less fortunate people through the use of drama! After finishing her degree Megan wishes to pursue her dream to become a qualified secondary school drama teacher.
Kairen HeskethAssistant Camp manager - CCTC LTD
Kairen is currently a qualified year one primary school teacher with BED degree, previous qualification in childcare and education and nursery experience. Karien is also a fully trained paediatric first aider and safeguarding assistant lead.
Sarah WarnerEarly Years manager - CCTC LTD
Sarah is an Early Years Teacher who has been teaching for 19 years. She has lived and worked in Hertfordshire all her life! Sarah has taught many different age groups during her career ranging from Nursery up to Year 6 although she has a real passion for teaching in the Early Years. She now teaches Reception at a local Primary school in Hatfield and loving every minute. Sarah is also a fully trained paediatric first aider.