We are so thrilled that two of our senior pupils have gained places to train with National Youth Music Theatre in London this Summer! Olly, who has successfully auditioned and trained with the company for the past two years is now joined by Shine classmate Sophia who will also be training with NYMT this summer! [...]
Four of our pupils got the opportunity to be extras on a film set in Stroud and also had a go at operating some of the technical equipment. Here is one of our pupils Alice's account of her experience: Treading Water Short Film: At 2pm on the 30th April 2018 I arrived at the [...]
So much fun was had by all at our annual Christmas get together. The kids enjoyed Secret Santa and Glogg, Hot Chocolate and Mince Pies were enjoyed by all! The performances were absolutely fantastic and everyone really enjoyed watching the classwork from each group. A lovely way to end the term.
We are THRILLED to announce that our annual theatre trip will be seeing WICKED at Bristol Hippodrome in February 2018. This is open to all pupils and parents (siblings will be included if space allows). Don't miss out on this incredible show!
With our strong industry links, we are thrilled that time and again, casting directors and agents contact us directly looking for new talent. Recently we were contacted by Global Artists to try and find young actors for the brand new Tina Turner Musical! And as a nice little link, Jason Langley, a good friend [...]
It has been a great start to the term and apart from a few spaces in our Sparkles class, our Stage School groups are full! All classes are working towards a demonstration at the end of this term and look forward to sharing their work. I particularly like this photo of one of our [...]
Long standing pupil Olly Adams smashed his performance in Imaginary At The Other Palace in the West End with NYMT! We are all hugely proud.
Heather Scott Martin, who is currently Dance Captain on Annie, at The Piccadilly Theatre in the West End, came to put our kids through their paces with show choreography to Hard Knock Life. Each age group worked with different, challenging sequences but boy did they achieve and the end result is off the scale! Bring [...]
The phenomenal Katrina Dix came to visit us Tuesday of this week to deliver an outstanding masterclass inspired by her time as Dance Captain on Charlie at Theatre Royal, Drury Lane, earlier this year. Kat really stretched our pupils and they achieved masses!
Fantastic material from Simeon John Wake (XFactor/ Britain's Got Talent/ The Brit Awards ITV) who returned to Shine again this year much to the pleasure of our young performers!