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 MarquissManaging Director of Candice Conway Theatre School and Candice Conway Theatre Camps LTD. 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.
Richard decided to give the performing side a break to open and run Candice Conway Theatre School and Candice Conway Theatre Camps Ltd.
Megan RatcliffEarly Years Manager - CCTC LTD
Megan has been performing ever since she was a toddler, starring in short films and in the West End. Megan graduated from her postgraduate degree as a Secondary School Drama & English teacher. Megan has been specialising in Drama ever since she left college and knew it was a passion that she wanted to share with the younger generations. In which she completed her undergraduate degree in Drama, Performance and Applied Theatre. Megan regularly performed to communities where she is able to help less fortunate people through the use of drama! Megan has been working for the Candice Conway Theatre School for 7 years now, and can honestly say it has been the most rewarding and exciting time of her life. Where we have all become like one big family! She has now taken a step ahead in her career and owns her own theatre school - Jigsaw Barnet
Kairen HeskethAssistant Camp manager - CCTC LTD
Kairen is currently a qualified 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.
Gemma wrayHead of Singing - CCTC LTD
chloe squiresHead of Dance - CCTC LTD
Chloe is thrilled to be back after a few years break at the Candice Conway Theatre Camps!