Jodie Oliver was the first student of Musical Directing at Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts. Prior to this, she studied music at Edinburgh University, specialising in piano accompaniment. As a youngster, she trained with NYMT, performing in Oklahoma! The Dreaming and Nos Vies En Roses.
Recent credits as MD include: Hey Mr Composer (York Opera House); SLP Showcase (Criterion Theatre, London); Oklahoma! (SLP); Godspell (SLP); Anything Goes (Arts Ed), Diary of Me (Trafalgar Studios, London) and Cabaret (Mountview). As Assistant MD: Little Shop of Horrors (UK Tour); Mathilde(Vaudeville Theatre, London) and Titanic (Shaw Theatre, London). Recent credits as composer include:Flashmob and Aberfan, both for Youth Music Theatre UK. As audition pianist / accompanist she works nationwide, and regularly teaches singing and repertoire.