Meet the



TYC was founded by Artistic Director Marie Amey who recently won a Pamodzi Inspirational Woman of Portsmouth Award in the Education Category.

TYC is a Not for Profit passion for Marie, the income through fees goes back into the Acting School to provide opportunities and experiences. Marie teaches TYC Portsmouth Classes. 

She also works as an Actress and Director for other theatre and film companies and facilitates drama within Hampshire schools.

Marie Amey
Andrew Palmer

Andrew joined The Young Creatives as a student in 2014 and has always been helpful. Andrew started volunteering his time for The Young Creatives to help promote the Bedhampton Group and has since moved on to become a Admin Assistant towards the group. 

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Portia Welch

Portia joined The Young Creatives Portsmouth as a student in 2014. She has always been helpful and caring. Portia began volunteering her time for The Young Creatives whilst completing her Duke of Edinburgh. Once she turned 16 and after 6 months of volunteering Portia was offer a job as an Assistant Drama Teacher

Sonja Jones

Sonja assists the Budding Actors class in Portsmouth, she also Stage Manages our larger scale theatre shows. Her organisational skills, mixed with her humour, keep us all in check and smiling! 


Our Volunteers

Ana Dobeson

Ana has been our videographer and photographer for almost as long as we have been running. She has a keen eye for photography and we are very lucky to have all our show documented by her in such a  beautiful way.

Oliver Sadler

Oliver is part of The Young Creatives, attending the Company Actors class. He is extremely helpful and volunteer his time on a Thursday evening to assist the teaching of the Seedling Actors class in Havant. 

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The Social Media


Portia Welch 

Instagram           -          Twitter          -          Facebook

Our social media are all run by Portia Welch. Who better to keep our followers informed then our students!