Leadership Team


Yvette Bartlett

Principal & Co-Director

Yvette studied A-level Drama whilst at college, and performed in many local productions  including Jesus Christ Superstar, Return to The Forbidden Planet, Annie, Oliver! & Chess. She has been involved with theatre work since the age of 10, and until recently ran a very successful Youth Group. Yvette is an advanced teaching assistant in a local primary school, and also teaches the Drama Club there. In her spare time, when she is not working or teaching drama, Yvette enjoys spending time with her horse.

Gillian Hughes


Gill has been part of KAT's for over 10 years. I also help with directing any shows that we decide to put on each year.


Tyler Smith


Tyler has been involved in theatre since she appeared in The King and I when she was 8 years old. She has since taken on many lead roles in the community including Millie In Thoroughly Modern Millie and March Hare in Alice in Wonderland. She has had various roles in a wide variety of different shows. She has been with KATS since the very beginning and has now taken up the role of choreographer and directors right hand woman. When she is not singing and dancing her way through life she is doing Primary Teacher training at a school in Walton.