The Sparkles Team

At Lucy Sparkles & Friends we believe in quality and not quantity.

That is why we have a small but highly experienced and talented team. All of our teachers are qualified and professional musicians, dancers and actors with a passion for working with children in their early years.

Are you sick of supposed music teachers that just press play on a CD player? Or drama teachers that simply act out a story? If your answer is yes, book a trial with Lucy Sparkles & Friends today and meet one of our sparkly experts. You want the best for your children and so do we! To find out more about our teachers, please read below.


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Lucy Sparkles

Company Director & drama, music and dance teacher

Lucy Sparkles / Lucy Sparkles and Friends

Lucy Sparkles walks to work with a smile on her face every day because she knows of the joy that drama, music and dance can bring into a child’s life. Lucy Sparkles has been enhancing the lives of children through drama, music and dance since 2002. From teaching music, drama and dance to children of all ages, to performing classical guitar; from playing Princess Jasmine in Aladdin, to writing children’s songs and plays; from drama workshops for children with special needs, to directing her own children’s musical… Lucy has done it!

Lucy is a professional singer and songwriter with a BA (Theatre)(Distinction) from Charles Sturt University in Australia, a Higher Diploma in Guitar Performance from the Academy of Contemporary Music, a Diploma from the London Music School and a PPC In Early Childhood Music (Kodály) from Roehampton University.

Lucy established Lucy Sparkles & Friends in London in 2009.  Since then, the company has expanded to include three London based franchisees, one Canberra based licensee and a subsidiary company in Singapore.  Lucy has two young children, Isabel and Rafferty, who love attending mummy’s classes.


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Rachel Burch

Business Manager

Originally from the UK, Rachel has made Singapore her home for the last 11 years and manages the operational side of the Singapore business.

Rachel has always loved writing and performing. She started off re-writing lyrics to Kylie songs and pretending to present the 6 O’Clock news every evening to her extremely patient parents, building up to a Masters in Creative Writing by Portfolio from the University of South Wales.  With a background in corporate communications and business strategy across global multi-national organisations, Rachel is onboard to help continue to grow our business.

Rachel is a mum to two young children, Matilda and Wilf, who both think it’s very cool she works for the ‘actual, real-life Lucy Sparkles!’


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Angelina Sparkles

Drama, Music & Dance Teacher

Angelina Sparkles is a theatre-maker and educator. She graduated from LASALLE College of the Arts with a BA Acting (Hons) in 2019, and holds ABRSM Grade 7 certification in piano. She also plays the ukulele.

Angelina loves working with children and enjoys leading them to explore the wonders of drama, music and dance. In addition to Lucy Sparkles & Friends, she has worked for several arts education companies such as Faust International Youth Theatre, Gloobaloo and Friends, and Singapore Repertory Theatre – Learning & Engagement.

Angelina creates to empower and she dreams of creating works accessible to all children. She believes that with drama, music and dance, lives can be changed and individuals can be inspired. The unending joy and imagination of children have always amazed Angelina. She hopes that in whatever she does, she makes a difference in their lives as they have in hers.


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Fatin Sparkles

Drama, Music & Dance Teacher

Fatin Sparkles is a theatre and movement artist who has been performing since she was 6 years old. Fatin holds a BA(Hons) in Acting from LASALLE College of the Arts as well as a Diploma in Applied Drama and Psychology from Singapore Polytechnic, where she trained through working with children and adults of all ages.

Fatin has worked for several arts education companies, in addition to Lucy Sparkles & Friends, including inwardBOUND, YMCA Metropolitan and Singapore Contemporary Young Artists.

Fatin is passionate about arts education for young people. She finds joy in creating with children and is always amazed by their boundless creativity and imaginations.


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Jeni Sparkles

Drama, Music & Dance Teacher

Jeni Sparkles

Originally from the UK, Jeni Sparkles graduated with a BA (Hons) Musical Theatre from the Arts Educational School, London. An experienced teacher of musical theatre, early years and creative drama who also plays the ukulele, Jeni loves working with Lucy Sparkles & Friends, and the opportunity to bring out the same passion and creativity in children across Singapore.

Jeni’s professional highlights on the stage include: ‘Fly with the Stars’ London Palladium, ‘Betwixt!’ Ambassadors Theatre in London’s West End, ‘Best of West End’ Leicester Square Theatre, Roberta in ‘The Railway Children’ Theatre Royal Drury Lane, ‘White Christmas’, Sondheim’s ‘Company’, various pantomimes as well as Dance Captain on Dick Whittington and Lead Production Singer on a cruise liner in South Africa and the Mediterranean. Across Asia, she has performed in ‘Annie’ in Hong Kong and at Marina Bay Sands playing “A Star to Be”, as well as ‘The Sound of Music’.

Jeni has performed regularly in Singapore for “Sing’Theatre” on various projects including ‘Sing Me A Story’ @ NUH, Music Fest @ SGH, Singapore Night Festival, ‘Evolution of Opera’ Peranakan Museum, ‘A Gift of Music Live’ at the Steinway Gallery in connection with Winter Wonderland Concert Series, “Singathon” at the Drama Centre Black Box, as well as teaching at Centre Stage School of the Arts & appearing on UK television and film.


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Mehr Sparkles

Drama, Music & Dance Teacher

Mehr Sparkles

Mehr Sparkles is a multidisciplinary artist. She has been acting since she was five years old and continues to work in the theatre industry in Singapore. She received her BA (Hons) in Acting from LASALLE College of the Arts in 2018, after-which she trained with SITI Company in New York City for eight months. Mehr is also trilingual, speaking English, Hindi and French, and loves learning how to play new tunes on her ukulele.

Mehr’s love for theatre first sparked when she played Pinocchio in a school production when she was in the first grade. She is passionate about sharing her love for the arts with the younger generation. Over the years, she has consistently found ways to introduce drama, music and movement to children; through extra curricular activities during her high school years and by working backstage on school productions thereafter.

Mehr is intrigued by the way children express themselves and fill the world with joy and colour using their imagination. She enjoys sharing moments of fun and creativity with every child she meets through Lucy Sparkles & Friends.

 


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Nisha Sparkles

Drama, Music & Dance Teacher

Nisha Sparkles is a professionally trained actor who loves to sing and dance. A 2016 graduate of the Victorian College of the Arts, she spent 7 years living in Melbourne, as well as a brief stint in the States. She’s worked in film, theatre (musical and otherwise), and has even recorded voiceovers for Amazon’s Audible! Nisha plays the ukulele and is in the process of relearning the piano.

As a child, Nisha was incredibly quiet and shy. Her worried parents put her in music and drama classes – and now she’s an actor who makes friends with everyone! Nisha knows first-hand the power of the arts in empowering children and loves being part of each child’s little journey. Nisha Sparkles loves that everything you give a child, you get back tenfold!