Mentors

Leading industry professionals available for private coaching

Take a look at some of our amazing mentors. A variety of successful professionals within the entertainment industry. Agents, performers, company owners, directors, producers and everything in between.

Our members have access to some of the most knowledgeable people within this industry. Here, you can learn more about our mentors, and book private 1 to 1's with any of them.
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Meet our Mentors

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Josh: Business Creator  Gemma: Agent Expert  Kris: Act Creator  Tor: Networking Expert 
Dave: Corporate Entertainment Expert  Alex: Cabaret Expert  Jon: Cruise Ship Entertainment  Maria: Social Media Specialist  
Reuben: SEO Expert   Simone: Organisation Expert   Robin: Funding Expert   Marky: Childrens Entertainment Expert  
Josh: Business Creator  Gemma: Agent Expert 
Kris: Act Creator  Tor: Networking Expert 
Dave: Corporate Entertainment Expert  Alex: CabaretExpert 
Jon: Cruise Ship Entertainment  Maria: Social Media Specialist  
Reuben: SEO Expert   Simone: Organisation Expert  
Robin: Funding Expert   Marky: Childrens Entertainment Expert  
Louise: Accountancy for Performers Expert  

Joshua Morris

Business Creator


Covers: Business Planning, Pricing, Direct Sales, Agents, Corporate Events, Weddings, Webdesign And Basic SEO


A business mind with a performers soul. Creator of Make Performing Your Business, Director of Circus Uncertainty and Operations Director of L'appel Du Vide. After studying at Circomedia, Josh began Circus Uncertainty and within 3 years he was booking performers for events across the globe at some of the most prestigious events.

Specializing in fire performance, duo acrobatics, led shows, juggling, diabolo and interactive shows Josh is well versed in a variety of skills. On average Josh performs at 140 events a year and has 80 events booked in at any one point. Josh is now on track to start his 7th business all at the same time as writing a book.

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 View Joshs work and previous clients here   Previous Clients include
Prudential Gala, Singapore GP, Glastonbury Festival, DRPGroup, Annabels, Matalan, Blackgang Chine, Lloyds Bank, The Defence Academy Plus 100s of Weddings and Private Parties


View Joshs website Circus Uncertainty - Acrobang Acrobats - The Two Gentlemen - Joshua Morris
Social Media - Facebook Circus Uncertainty - Instagram Joshua Morris

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Gemma Dance

Agent Specialist


Covers: Agents, Promo, Business Practices, Marketing, Corporate Events, International Events


Gemma Fish is the owner and managing director of Evolve Entertainment LTD. This agency is relatively new only being 5 years old, however has grown in reputation and size rapidly and sits within a unique area of the industry.

We confirm jobs all over the world every month and considering we only have 2 staff members in the office, the size of our events speaks volumes for the level of organisation we have.

As Gemma came from a performing background this has helped her massively to understand exactly what is it like to be in your shoes and to give advice not only from a performers perspective but also an agents perspective when artist apply to be on her books.

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 View Gemmas work and previous clients here   Previous Clients include
Virgin, L'OREAL, Puma, Revlon, X Factor, Ann Summers, Bet Fred, Take Me Out, The Savoy, Cambridge University, Cafe De Paris, EA Sport, iCandy, Pukka Up Ibiza, Nando's, Hello Magazine and many more.


View Gemmas website Evolve Entertainment
Social Media - Evolve Facebook - Evolve Instagram

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Kris Madden

Act Creator


Covers: Act Creation, Musical Choices, Act theming, International Events


After winning a scholarship to full time drama school at the age 13, Kris left school to follow his dream. He is a natural born showman and after 21 years in the industry has been there and seen it. With his broad base in performance, he has explored a wide variety of styles, from Ballet and breakdance to stunts and slapstick and has experience in all types of venues from the streets to full arenas.

His degree is in devising which makes him an accomplished maker of work and a trusted influence on the new work of others. He is currently taking the world by storm with his highly entertaining persona and some breathtakingly beautiful innovation within the performance world.

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 View Kris work and previous clients here   Previous Clients include
Singapore GP, Facebook, Google, Ferrari World, Glastonbury Commision Winner, Baseline Circus


Social Media - Facebook Circus and Artistic Training - Instagram Kris Madden

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Tor Callis

Networking Expert


Covers: Business Planning, Pricing, Direct Sales, Agents, Corporate Events, Weddings, Networking


Tor has grown up immersed in the entertainment industry from a young age. Specialising in being eternally positive, she has a first class degree in Journalism and Public Relations, and is also a keen writer.

Having built strong rapports with over 30 main agents, as well as countless direct clients, Tor loves to focus on cultivating strong and lasting business relationships. She now organises over 500 events a year.

Each individual event, client and performer is just as important as the next, and being both performer and agent, she has a unique understanding of everyone's needs and requirements. As well as events in the UK she has also worked internationally, including collaborating with the United Nations.

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Dave Knox

Corporate Entertainment Specialist


Covers: Act Creation, International Events, Corporate Events, Promotional Work, Business Planning, Agents


Dave Knox is a founder/Director of FlameOz Ltd - producers of the UK’s premier and longest running fire act (since 2002). FlameOz has entertained for 1000’s of audiences; regularly performing for blue-chip companies, as well as royalty, Cirque Du Soliel, Olympic ceremony events in over 50 countries.

With combined experience of a performer, agent, event organiser and entertainment consultant Dave has unique insight into the needs of the corporate sector and brings 17 years of valuable knowledge.

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 View Daves work and previous clients here   Previous Clients include
Mercedes F1, Cirque du Soleil, CentreParcs, Microsoft, IBM, Kempinksi Hotels, British Grand Prix, Harvey Nichols, British Pavilion, World Expo China


View Davess website Flame Oz - Calvos - Halo Glow Show
Social Media - Facebook Flame Oz

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Alexandra Hofgartner

Cabaret Expert


Covers: Cabaret, Show Production, Act Creation


Alexandra Hofgartner is a physical artist, director, producer and mentor. She has used her years of aerial, dance and physical theatre training to create sophisticated, beautiful and sometimes absurd performances.

This includes the much talked about ping pong double act with the famous gentleman juggler Mr Rod Laver. She has appeared on television, advised and movement directed for arena touring pop and rock bands and assisted in breaking world records.

Aswell as performing, she co-produces The Ministry of Burlesque and is co-founder and director of the cabaret company; The Decadent Rabbit, which follows on from the success of her previous sold out show ‘Cabaret Paradiso’.

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Jon Udry

Cruise Ship Entertainment Specialist


Covers: Cruise Ships, Act Creation, International Events


There are jugglers. There are comedians. And there is Jon Udry. Jon combines the two to such a brilliant effect that his unique performance has his audience roaring with laughter from entrance to the final curtain.

Formerly the British Young Juggler Of The Year and New Act of the Year Finalist 2018, Jon’s skills and stage persona have brought his show onto various television and radio shows. At sea, Jon has headlined shows on all major cruise companies.

As well as performing solo, Jon also performs with world renowned juggling company, Gandini Juggling. Jon has also been teaching at the UK’s top circus schools for over a decade.

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 View Jons work and previous clients here   Previous Clients include
Glastonbury, NCCA, Circomedia, Carnival, P&O, Royal Caribbean, Cunard, Celebrity, Holland America and Princess.


View Jons website Jon Udry
Social Media - Instagram Jon Udry - Facebook Jon Udry

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Maria Stavrou

Social Media Specialist


Covers: Social Media, Event Production, International Events


Maria, once a high school dropout is now so successful she spends most of her time travelling the world and only works around 8 hours a week, Queen of working smart not hard! Multi-skilled Maria is an agency manager, director and produces circus shows for events across the world - as far as New Zealand! Companys including Cirque Le Soir have been hiring Maria for years because of her sexy, bizarre and wonderful shows.

Maria is truly larger than life, her quick thinking mind and 12 years of performance experience have allowed her to create a number of huge productions.

Book Maria for a 1 to 1 below!


 View Marias work and previous clients here   Previous Clients include
Festival of the Dead, Carnival of Light, Smirnoff UK Tour, Forverland and A Night At The Proms, Cirque Le Soir and Monster Energy


View Marias website Sensation Entertainment
Social Media - Sensation Entertainment - Instagram Maria Stavrou

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Reuben Hosler

SEO Expert


Covers: Advanced SEO, Touring Shows, Circus Schools, Webdesign


Reuben Hosler was a full time circus artist for eleven years specialising in hand to hand with Sam Charlton. They studied at Circomedia, ENACR and ENC before touring the world with Cirque Eloize and their show ‘Cirkopolis’.

After stopping touring due to injury, Reuben bought a mentorship program from OMG Machines, the leading authority in the field of SEO (Search Engine Optimization) and spent a year mastering this skill before creating his internet marketing company and taking on clients.

Over the last four years, Reuben has refined his SEO knowledge through ranking websites for a wide range of clients. He knows what IS important and what’s ISN’T and keeps himself up to date with the latest changes in the industry.

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Simone Fluhr

Organisational Expert

Covers: Organisation, Business Planning, International Events, Gala Shows


Simone is the Queen of organisation. A business data processing specialist and project manager turned 1st place European pole dance champion. With her head in business and her heart on the stage she is the perfect mentor for aspiring artists. Simone is also the founder of multiple businesses and charities including Poledreams and Polehearts.

Simone will supercharge your organisational skills and self-management skills to turn your love for the arts into a real business.

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 View Simones work and previous clients here   Previous Clients include
Prudential Gala, Singapore GP, Glastonbury Festival, DRPGroup, Annabels, Matalan, Blackgang Chine, Lloyds Bank, The Defence Academy Plus 100s of Weddings and Private Parties


View Simones website Show Artistic
Social Media - Pole Dreams - Instagram Simone Fluhr

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Marky Jay

Childrens Entertainment Expert


Covers: Pricing, Direct Sales, Childrens show, Interactive acts


Marky Jay is a comedy juggler specialising in Family entertainment. Founder of Kidscircusworkshops.com and creator of the popular Marky Jay Monkey Magic Show. Marky has performed as an official performer of the 2012 Olympic games as a speciality act on cruise ships and currently the South Wests premier children's entertainer Mark combines this with performing around the world from Qatar to Australia as a high level family act.

With 10 years of teaching experience before becoming a full time performer Markys relaxed and informed approach to mentorship allow's for conversational teaching style that empowers learners to ask the questions that will ignite a passion for entertaining audiences of all ages.

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 View Marky's work here  

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Robin Peters

Funding Expert


Covers: Business Funding


Robin is a fundraiser specialising in work with artists and small companies. An alumni Arts Fundraising and Philanthropy (AFP) Fellow, he is Regional Coordinator for the AFP programme in the South West and a recipient of the inaugural Fundraising Innovation Award in 2018.

Passionate about building resilience in the cultural sector and working with artists to develop fundraising skills and capabilities, he delivers workshops and training for artists at the start of their fundraising journey. He is Projects and Development Manager at Circomedia.

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Louise Herrington

Accountancy for Performers Expert


Covers: Accountancy


Louise has a degree in Business Studies and trained with Price Waterhouse, one of the top Chartered Accounting practices in the world. 

Louise specialises in those working in the Music, Arts, Media and Entertainment industry – whether self employed or operating through their own limited company.

As well as being an accountant Louise trained as an opera singer and has a love of all things creative. 

And finally, Louise enjoys a good puzzle. She is never happier when piecing together receipts and invoices to make up a set of accounts – which often comes in handy!.

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