Suffolk Young Peoples Theartre

About Us

Nigel Turner (Director)
Nigel has been teaching drama in the area for many years. He has been head of drama at King Edward VI school. Currently he is an examiner for Edxcel Pearson at A and GCSE level, an Arts Award moderator and a tutor for Lamda exams.

James Recknall (MD)
James has worked with SYPT as its musical director since 2009, his first production with them being "Seven Brides for Seven Brothers". In his capacity as Director of Music at Culford School since 1981 he has been involved in a wide range of musical theatre productions including in recent years, Les Miserables, Into the Woods and Beauty and the Beast. James has also worked with Bury St Edmunds Operatic Society in the early 1980s and also was Musical Director for "Anything Goes" in 2014 and "Fiddler on the Roof" in 2015. 

Daphne Dyer (Production Manager)

Sarah Franklin (Choreographer)

Hannah Schofield

Nigel Turner (Chair)
Sarah Adnett (secretary)
Ian Shipley (Treasurer)
Asha Ray
Paul Schofield
Daphne Dyer

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