Eily is delighted to be the Principal of Stagecoach Truro. Whilst working for Stagecoach she has presented the students with many opportunities such as performing at the Queen's Golden Jubilee with a song co-written by herself and Jo Partridge, 'Under African Skies'. Furthermore, Eily trained the Stagecoach Choir for UK tours of both 'Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat' in 2001, 2003, 2009, 2012, 2014, 2017 'Jesus Christ Superstar' in 2005, 2015, "Evita" in 2013, 2018, and provided child cast members for the following UK Tours, "Fiddler on the roof" 2014, "Angelina Ballerina the Mousical" 2012, "Never Forget" 2010, "Thank Abba for the Music" 2016, "An Inspector Calls" 2016, "Priscilla Queen of the Desert" and "The Grapes of Wrath".
Her Students have appeared in the movies "WWZ" (with Brad Pitt) 2013, "Miss Peregrines home for Peculiar Children" 2016, "Hot Fuzz" and "The Da Vinci Code". TV includes "Remotely Funny", CBeebies "My World Kitchen" 2018, BBC1, "Let it Shine", "Delicious" (Dawn French) 2016, "Doc Martin", "Poldark" and "The Voice",
In 2007 Eily proudly co-wrote, produced, directed and starred in the first ever Cornish Musical 'Turning of the Tide', at the Hall for Cornwall which was also filmed for DVD release. This show presented students of Stagecoach with the chance to work alongside professional performers such as Aaron Renfree from S-Club 8, Chloe Hart, Hairspray, Kinky Boots and Alan Roy Scott a prestigious songwriter from the Motown Label in the USA, giving them a chance to enhance their skills and life experiences. Due to her close relationships with the Hall for Cornwall she was asked to produce a choir for Paul K Joyce's 'Snow Queen' (he also wrote the 'Bob the Builder' theme tune, "Quatermass", "Toby’s Travelling Circus"), Stagecoach Truro has added their voice to “Celestial” Paul’s new album.
Students from Stagecoach Truro represented the UK in Egypt's International Song Festival in 2003 and 2005 under Eily's tuition performing her original compositions.
Eily also produces “Kidz 4 Cornwall” at the Hall for Cornwall (Established in 2008) and in 2012 Stagecoach Newquay students played the lead parts in her new musical “Children of the Rains” at the Hall for Cornwall.
She works closely with New Cornwall Opera and students have appeared in "Hansel and Gretel", "Madame Butterfly", "Cavelleria Rusticana" and "Carmen" at the Minack Theatre and HFC. Eily’s students have also performed in a host of Hall for Cornwall Pantomimes including "Sleeping Beauty" 2017, "Jack and the Beanstalk" 2016, "Dick Whittington" 2015, "Robin Hood" 2014, "Cinderella" 2013 and "Aladdin" 2012.
Eily Has written and released 13 original albums, written 2 musicals and toured the UK and Europe. Her TV credits include The Heaven and Earth Show, Wild West, Casualty, WWZ and directing the children's choir for Doc Martin. Eily has appeared on stage as Kitty in “Turning of the Tide”, Beth (The Parsons wife “War of the Worlds” and in the UK Tour of “Bridgetower”.
Eily promises to continue this trend and provide countless opportunities for your children to develop their performance skills in a professional environment.