Top agents, Alice Coles from the Artists Partnership and Mildred Yuan from United Agents, will speak about their experiences of working with actors, and what actors should do if they’re looking for representation.
Alice Coles is a talent agent at the Artists Partnership. She has been working within agencies for over ten years.
The Artists Partnership is a leading UK talent and literary agency representing the best of British and International actors, writers and directors across all areas of the industry.
Mildred represents world-class performers and creatives, with a speciality in musical theatre and dance. Her clients include Olivier award-winners, world champion dancers and the world’s leading performers. She looks for individuals who want to be the best at what they do and are willing to invest in themselves.
She once led a secret double life as a competitive professional ballroom dancer and has represented the UK in 7 World and European Championships. She received her professional dance training from the Ballet Austin Academy and at the Team Diablo Academy in Italy, the elite training facility for ballroom and latin dancing. In 2014, Mildred was shortlisted in the Media category for an Asian Woman of Achievement Award.
Mildred joined United Agents in 2012, following on from her previous career as a management consultant where she advised top FTSE 150 brands across a range of industries. Originally from the States, she moved to the UK after completing a BA in economics at Harvard to study for her MA at Cambridge in English Literature.