Daily Mail, Saturday September 20, 2008
Interviews by Liese Spencer, Becky Barnicoat, Heidi Blake and Dave Simpson.
They grew up to be celebrities, politicians and sports stars.Â Here, their teachers reflect on what they were like at school and how they’ve changed since.
REDROOF THEATRE SCHOOL, Maidenhead (1986-1991)
Carolyn Mayling, co-owner
KATE came to us when she was 11 and I taught her tap and modern dance until she left at 16.Â She had a burning passion for acting and a sort of light behind her eyes.Â She wasn’t fabulously good-looking, but we always thought she was an extremely good actress and played Wendy in Peter Pan.Â She was very popular and the little ones adored her – we thought she might become a teacher.Â We made her head girl because she was a natural leader, and sensible.
Source: Daily Mail, Saturday September 20, 2008