About Us

Nimble Arts started its life in 2013 as a partnership between Catherine Burgis and Becky Dixon who met while managing the BBC Proms and Symphony Orchestra Learning Team.   


Since then, Catherine has taken on Nimble Arts Ltd as Director specialising in creative holiday clubs and education consultancy, while Becky set up a new venture Beanstalk Arts running story-telling and music classes for babies and toddlers. 

Meet the Team

Catherine Burgis, Director, musician, teacher, workshop leader and comedian.


Catherine studied Music at Oxford University and then trained to teach music through the Teach First Programme. 


Since graduating in 2005 she has worked as a primary and secondary music teacher, headed up the BBC Proms and Symphony Orchestra Learning Team, delivered music, music technology, drama and film workshops with Nimble Arts and partners across London, and continued performing regularly as a musician.


She is currently working on a range of projects including an album with band Seven Dolls and a series of children’s books, and performs professionally as a musical stand up comedian.   Catherine still regularly manages days and workshops at the the Holiday Clubs and designs the club's themed days behind the scenes!

Staff bios coming soon!