Upstage Theatre

Training the *stars* of tomorrow

In the News

June 2017 Exam session

All pupils passed their exams with many pupils achieving Honours (Over 90%) - Well done - Medals will be given out in September! 

IDTA Freestyle Scholarships 2017

We are so proud of our pupil Kirsty for coming 5th out of thousands of pupils - what a star! 

Next Exam Session

 Our next exam session will take place in October 2016.    Our last exam session was April 2016 - all pupils passed with most pupils achieving over 85%.  Our highest scoring pupil achieved 97% and a nomination for the IDTA Freestyle scholarships next year in May 2017!


We are putting in an order for Upstage Theatre T-shirts and Hoodies - They will cost £10 per T-shirt with the pupils name on the back and £18 per hoodie with name on the back - Please let us know ASAP if you would like one and what size!

Pupil up for scholarship nomination

A huge congratulations to Kirsty in being nominated to take part in the IDTA Freestyle scholarships in May 2017 - Good Luck!

Pupils in shows!!!

Congratulations to Scott, Sarah and Adaya for performing at the O2 Arena in London at the Les Mis concert!  

Three of our pupils performed in 'Hello Dolly' at the Old REP Birmingham.  Three other pupils performed in 'Wallop Mrs Cox' at the Birmingham Hippodrome in June 2010.  Three of our pupils also performed in 'Fame' at the Alexandra Theatre Birmingham in August and one played the role of 'Mabel'.  

Previous pupils have gone on to perform in Londons West End and also in the top Theatres in Birmingham including the Hippodrome, Alexandra theatre and REP.  Some pupils have performed on television and in Disneyland Paris and have gone on to train at dance/music/drama colleges.  Other pupils have continued their training to be professional dance, drama or singing teachers. 


Old News!


Saturday May 15th 2010.  Everyone did brilliantly and many pupils received Honours. We entered pupils for:

Freestyle Exams

Line Dance Exams

Latin American Exams

Cheerleading Exams

Classical Sequance Exams

Ballroom Exams

Musical Theatre Exams 

June 27th 2009.  Wow - everyone did so brilliant in their exams - everyone achieved over 86% and got Highly Commended or Honours - we had great comments from the examiner!!!!

Our next I.D.T.A Exam session will be NOVEMBER 13th or 20th 2010, on a Saturday between 9.30am and 12 at Hodge Hill Primary School.  More details will follow soon. 


 All our end of term shows went brilliantly - well done if you took part - please check out the pictures - more will be uploaded soon. 

Pupil News

Our dance school 'Step In Time school of Dance' is 20 years old this year! Please send in any memories, pictures, or messages and we will display them!