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At Pepper Pot Parties we are all creative people, experienced in working with children of all ages and passionate about making each party special and unique.


Pepper Pot Parties was founded by Rebecca Coates in 2010 after she had enjoyed working with children for more than 12 years.

Since graduating from London Studio Centre, Rebecca danced professionally all over the world and loved the creativity her performing career offered.

In between dancing however, she always found time to enjoy working with kids by teaching workshops and dance classes, facepainting, entertaining and even stilt-walking at children's events.

Rebecca currently lives in Melbourne, Australia and is enjoying life's adventures Down Under.

Despite being many miles away, she is hugely passionate about Pepper Pot Parties and with the support and help of Co-Director Hannah Crighton she is confident that we will continue to deliver fun-filled and action-packed fun for everyone!


Hannah has been working as an entertainer for Pepper Pot Parties since 2012 and more recently as Co-Director alongside Rebecca.

Hannah studied Music and Drama at University before moving to London and training in Acting Musical Theatre at the Central School of Speech and Drama.

She has worked as an actress and musician in the UK and Europe over the last 10 years as well as teaching singing and drama classes and running workshops in-between.

Hannah relishes the new skills she has gained through Pepper Pot Parties such as face painting, balloon modelling and a little bit of magic and likes nothing better than to spend an afternoon as a Princess or Pirate and playing party games!


Jen has been a children's entertainer for Pepper Pot Parties for over two years now.

She is pursuing an acting career in London and what better way to help achieve that than by leading parties! She has also previously been an Early Stages teacher at Stagecoach Theatre Arts in the North-East as well as performing in children's theatre shows.

Energetic, versatile and responsible, Jen loves incorporating as much fun and laughter as possible into a party for all!


Miranda has been working with children for more than half her life - starting as a party assistant at only 14.

16 years later she is a professional actress having trained in musical theatre at 'Guildford School of Acting' and teaches drama and singing to all ages with companies including 'Stagecoach Theatre Arts'.

As well as acting Miranda runs a Murder Mystery party company, a variety night called '21st Century Vaudeville' and is a stand up comedienne, appearing at gigs all over the country and performing at the Edinburgh Festival in August 2015.

Miranda is really excited to be joining Pepper Pot parties and spreading a little birthday magic!


Lisa trained at The Midlands Academy of Dance and Drama on a scholarship placement.

Originally from Sheffield she has been living and working professionally in London for the past eight years as a dancer, actress, singer, dance teacher, choreographer and children's entertainer.

Lisa is passionate about performing arts and working with children and is thrilled to be part of Pepper Pot Parties.


After studying Politics at the University of Nottingham Shai came to London to begin his professional acting training.

He was awarded a place at Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts.

In correlation to his acting career Shai has worked within the events industry and has had extensive experience running parties.

"I love the energy and buzz that I get after a party. It's always amazing to see the children's faces when they see an adult behaving in a completely silly way when they are supposed to be the sensible one!"