About Me

Nova has been working as a professional singer and as a singing and voice teacher for twenty five years. She is currently head of Musical Theatre at The Colchester Institute.

 

Nova trained at Mountview Theatre School and went on to perform in the West End including "Oliver!" at The London Palladium. Nova has also worked frequently as a session singer in the pop industry and has worked as a lead vocalist for Celebrity Cruises and as a Cruise Director for the exclusive Yachts of Seabourn.

Nova began her journey with Estill Voice Training over ten years ago and began training as a EMT (Estill Master Trainer) with Anne-Marie Speed in 2012. and qualified in 2016 .

Alongside her work at the Colchester Institute, Nova also teaches on a freelance basis, runs a community choir and has run Estill Introductory workshops. 

Nova has also taught at The Urdang Academy and  The  IUAV Univeristy of Venice. 

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Nova is also the founder of Singing Escapes which was featured in The Sunday Telegraph. Singing holidays for people who want to sing and want a holiday at the same time. 

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