Sue is passionate about working with voices. She has been teaching and coaching for 17 years, coaching professional singers, dancers, actors, singer-songwriters as well as those auditioning for drama school and those who just love singing. Her background in classical singing techniques, voice work at The Central School of Speech and Drama and her later training in The Estill Model, have contributed to her success as a singing teacher and vocal coach.
Sue’s clients include leading performers in West End productions of Evita, The Lion King and Wicked and UK tours, as well as finalists in The X Factor, Over the Rainbow and Grease is the Word. Former students have also gone on to have successful careers in the pop industry.
She has taught on Musical Theatre courses at several of the UK’s top drama schools including: The Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts, Arts Educational School and Guildford School of Acting as well as The Urdang Academy and The Italia Conti Academy of Theatre Arts. She now teaches at the Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music & Dance and works with private clients on a one-to-one basis.
To book a lesson, email Sue here
"Sue is a fantastic singing teacher who helped us tremendously with our technique and performance skills. We found that Sue improved our breathing and stretched our vocal range, and was brilliant at helping us find the right songs for auditions. She is also very patient and will help build confidence in singing. We would strongly recommend her as the perfcet singing teacher"
- Same Difference, The X Factor finalists
“It is a pleasure to work with Sue. She has prepared me for many auditions as well as helping me understand my voice. I always leave the room feeling secure and confident with my material.
We need more teachers like her.”
- Taofique Folarin, The Lion King, West End
Sue Appleby - Vocal Coach