Our team comprises top industry professionals with exclusive experience and knowledge in all facets of the entertainment sector. Our tutors have excelled in the industry nationally and on a global scale, enabling a diverse skill set of only the highest quality.


Aspire Entertainment’s tutors are the best in the business. We choose people with a passion for the arts and for seeing young people develop and then train them in the Aspire Entertainment way.

Sam Howard

Sam won hearts all over Australia when she was in the Top 5 of Project Runway, working alongside the likes of catwalk queen Megan Gale and designers like Alex Perry. She also enjoyed international success in countries such as Hong Kong and Fiji, following the win of Miss Victoria in the World Supermodel Australia competition.

Her ever-growing list of work includes recent fashion parades for David Jones, Chadstone Shopping Centre, Ted Baker and Jigsaw. Not to mention the always stunning editorial and campaign shoots for Harper's Bazaar, Sony, Ford and Ballarat Tourism Australia to name a few. Down to earth by nature, Sam is intent on sharing the learnt inner confidence and life lessons gained through her modelling career to other young aspiring models. 

Grant Durham

Grant has had a career that spans over 20 years in film, television and theatre in Australia and overseas. He currently teaches Drama, Film Making and Singing at Brighton Primary School.

His TV credits include guest roles on NeighboursStingersRushCity Homicide and Thank God You're Here as well as commercials for HBF and Cadbury. His theatre credits include The King and I, Hello Dolly (Production Company), Hair (Australian Tour), Mamma Mia! (Australasian Tour), Leader of the Pack, Guys and Dolls (Australian Tour), Sideshow Alley (World Premier), Inheritance and A Comedy of Errors (Australian Tour). Grant has also featured in corporate training videos for nab, Coke and Telstra. 

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