Joshua MasoN

Company Director

- Holds a valid and up-to-date Advanced DBS Check.

- Is an official Derbyshire County Council Trained Child Services Chaperone.

- Performs himself and has done since he was very young. Was a member of Inspirations Theatre Company himself from age 11.

- Makes regular trips to the theatre in Sheffield, the West-End and Broadway to help further his passion and knowledge.

- Achieved a BSc(Hons) Degree and a Level 3 Award In Education and Training. 

- Also runs 'StageCrafts', a musical vocal ensemble for all occasions who have been performing regulary since 2013 in thier own concerts but also for professional bookings including weddings , parties and corporate events.

- Has years of experience working with young poeple and producing shows and concerts for various different venues also in partnership with multiple other groups.

- Holds a valid and up-to-date Advanced DBS Check.

- Is an official Derbyshire County Council Trained Child Services Chaperone.

- Achieved a BA(Hons) in Music from Nottingham University.

- Holds an LRSM Diploma and a CT ABRSM Diploma in Singing Teaching.

- Has performed herself in several amateur operatic societies including Inspirations, feeding her lifelong passion for music.

- Over 20 years experience as a singing teacher to all ages and abilites including running adult group classes for the Workers Educational Association and Derbyshire County Council.

- More than 25 years experience as a choral conductor with The Matlock Gilbert & Sullivan Society and Inspirations.

- Regularly conducts orchestras in fully staged shows and concerts made up of professional musicians.

- Holds membership at the following professional associations: Incorporated Society Of Musicians (ISM), Association of Teachers Of Singing (AOTOS) and Association of British Choral Directors (ABCD).

Melanie Gilbert

Musical Director (Seniors)

Gabrielle MasoN

Director (Juniors)

- Holds a valid and up-to-date Advanced DBS Check.

- Is an official Derbyshire County Council Trained Child Services Chaperone.

- Obtained a Distinction in a Level 3 Diploma for The Children And Young People's Workforce.

 - Been performing herself since the age of 3 and has been a member of Inspirations since age 6.

- Completed IDTA qualifications in Ballet, Tap, Theatre Craft and Jazz.

- Has years of experience working with young people in over 10 different  junior and secondary schools running classes in cheerleading, musical theatre and dance as well as working with other amateur theatre and community groups.

- Manager and Choreographer for the Youth Dance Comany in the Nottinghamshire District that competed in competitions, attended festivals and did local performances. 

- Holds a valid and up-to-date Advanced DBS Check.

- Is an official Derbyshire County Council Trained Child Services Chaperone.

- Performs himself and has done since the age of 9 including performances with Inspirations.

- Gained a First Class BA(Hons) Degree in Musical Theatre from The London College Of Music (LCM).

- Obtained experience working as a professional actor and performer in London.

- Achieved a Distincition in Armed and Unarmed Stage Combat with The Brtish Academy Of Stage And Screen Combat (BASSC).

- Studying for his PGCE in Primary Education (Ages 5-11) with Qualified Teacher Status (QTS).

- Also holds the position of Musical Director of 'StageCrafts' since 2013.

- Has years of experience working with young people in performance environments, schools and youth groups.

Matthew SzadurA

Musical Director (Juniors)