About us

Hello and welcome to our site. We are a pioneering creative company based in London passionate about producing engaging content for children and families. Both imagination and role-play are at the heart of all of our work. Little Imaginations run regular events, classes, and parties, along with frequently being commissioned to create work for various bodies. 

Little Imaginations was founded in 2018 by Nicola Barney. Nicola has worked as a professional actor on shows such as Grinch the Musical, Miracle on 34th Street, Goldilocks & the three bears, Narnia, and more. Nicola has also worked for a variety of companies such as Gymboree, Stagecoach, Jigsaw, TAG entertainment, S4K international, Nicola was recently a finalist for Young Entrepreneur of the year (Club Hub Uk), and her classes were also shortlisted for 'Best Dance and Drama for under 5s' (Hoop Awards). Nicola is hugely passionate about nurturing imagination through role-play and immersive adventures. 

Not only have we had the pleasure of entertaining and engaging thousands of families we have also worked with the following - 

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Team

 
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Nicola Barney 

Founder & CEO

Nicola began her career as a musical theatre actress, winning a full scholarship to Mountview Academy of theatre arts. She then went on to work as a professional actor on shows such as Grinch the Musical, Miracle on 34th Street, Goldilocks & the three bears, Chronicles of Narnia,  and various other smaller productions. Nicola founded Little Imaginations in 2018 when she realised the importance of nurturing creativity and play through role play drama. Nicola has also worked for a variety of companies such as Gymboree, Stagecoach, Jigsaw, TAG entertainment, and S4K international, Nicola was a finalist for Young Entrepreneur of the year (Club Hub Uk) 2019, and her classes were also shortlisted for 'Best Dance and Drama for under 5s' (Hoop Awards). Nicola is hugely passionate about nurturing imagination through role-play and immersive adventures.