WEST END WORKSHOPS LIVE TEAM

JAMIE JUKES

Jamie trained at Arts Educational Schools, Tring Park, and then went on to do musical theatre at the Guildford School of Acting, where he received a BA (hons).

Jamie›s credits include: ensemble/cover Frank/Brad/Rocky in the European tour of The Rocky Horror Picture Show; prior to that, he played the part of Pitti-Sing in Sasha Regan›s All Male The Mikado (UK tour); before that, he appeared as Peter Pan in Stockport Plaza’s panto of Peter Pan, produced by Extravaganza. Jamie was also cover Joseph and cover Narrator and swing in Joseph and

the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat (UK tour); he was a lead vocalist in Musical Starnights (European tour); soloist in The West End Men (Vaudeville Theatre); he also played George Robinson in Sincerely, Mr Toad (UK tour/Edinburgh Fringe), produced by Selladoor; he was ensemble in Paul Taylor-Mills’ production of Rent (Greenwich Theatre); Prince Charming in Polka Dot Pantomimes’ Cinderella at the Thameside Theatre; and ensemble and understudy Ralph in HMS Pinafore (King’s Head Theatre and Battersea Barge).

Jamie was lucky enough to travel

the world as a lead vocalist on P&O’s Arcadia (Headliners); before that, he was understudy Ugly Sister and ensemble

in Cinderella (Evolution Pantomimes) and soloist at the Dora Bryan charity gala (Her Majesty’s Theatre).

Jamie was Associate Director of Saturday Night Fever and Joseph and the Technicolour Dreamcoat

Television Credits: First Dates

Jamie created West End Workshops live not only because of his experience and love for live theatre, but because he is extremely passionate about giving people amazing opportunities. He is so happy to know how much the company has grown already and is excited to share more amazing workshops with you. He wants you to get inspired, feel challenged, keep fit, increase your knowledge and most importantly to have fun. 

 

SOPHIE TEHRANI

Sophie Tehrani is known as the ‘Powerful Voice’ who grips audiences from the moment she steps onto the stage. Having trained from the age of 3 until graduating from the highly acclaimed Guildford School of Acting, Sophie gained all the skills provided to bring true meaning to the phrase ‘triple threat’.  Her performance of Anita in West Side Story staged at the Yvonne Arnaud Theatre in Guildford set the ball rolling for a successful performing career after catching audiences and critic’s attention.  Sophie has graced the stages of her home town of Manchester, the Edinburgh Fringe Festival and the London’s West End. Sophie was understudy Dandini to Hilary O’Neil in Cinderella (Evolution Pantomimes). Soloist at the Dora Bryan Concert (Her Majesty's Theatre). Sophie played the role of Kitty in “The Screams of Kitty Genovese”, a Rock Opera from Off Broadway (Hammersmith Studios & The Edinburgh Fringe Festival) She was also involved in the original London Cast Recording of the show. Sophie has been lucky enough to travel to 6 continents of this amazing world when she became a lead vocalist for Seabourn (Belinda King productions). She decided to stay at sea and at the age of 26 she became Cruise Director for Seabourn and worked there for 8 years managing some of the finest entertainers at sea. Sophie has gone on to produce 5 one woman shows that have been a huge success and performed in front of thousands of people from all over the world including the Malaysian Royal Family, Sir Cliff Richard and Daniel O’Donnell. Since leaving Seabourn in 2019. Sophie now works as a Guest Entertainer onboard some of the finest Cruise ships performing her one woman shows. Sophie has also recorded 3 successful CD’s ‘From the Heart’, ‘The 3 B’s’ and more recently 'This is my Life'. Sophie is a dynamic performer with a true gift to entertain and take the audience on an emotional rollercoaster. Sophie is over the moon to be part of creating such a wonderful platform for those who are as passionate as she is for performing. West End Workshops live has really given so many people the opportunity to learn fantastic West End and Broadway routines, something she wishes she had when she was younger and training.

 

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