Performing Arts School
For Ages 4 to 18

Our experienced teachers offer exceptional training in the performing arts across all our classes, and costumes are supplied at no extra cost.

Unlock Talent

Many of our students have had the exciting opportunity to perform in West End musicals, touring shows and pantomimes at esteemed venues like The Churchill Theatre and Fairfield Halls.

Our talented youngsters have also made their mark in productions for Netflix, Apple TV, The Royal Shakespeare Company, BBC and Sony Pictures.

As a testament to our dedication, all current students are invited to join our talent agency at no additional cost (audition required).

Companies we have worked with

Meet Faye and Monnie — Co-Directors of Spotlights Theatre School

Faye

Co-Director

Before setting up Spotlights with Al and Monnie, Faye studied drama at Manchester University and even shared a classroom Benedict Cumberbatch! Faye completed a post-graduate Diploma in Acting at Drama Studio London. Faye has worked professionally as an actress in theatre, film, television and voice over including performing plays in the West End and touring nationally.

Alongside acting Faye has always been passionate about teaching with many years experience working in primary, secondary and performing arts schools. Faye teaches the LAMDA exam syllabus at Spotlights and is proud of the consistent high grades Spotlights students have achieved. Faye has also worked with over 10,000 pupils in primary schools across the UK using drama role-play to tackle bullying through sister company – Anti-Bullying Workshop.

Monnie

Co-Director

Monnie started her performing arts training at the tender age of 2. Monnie has been teaching at Spotlights from day 1 setting up the school with Faye and Al. Her professional background has always been in TV & Media working for the likes of Nickelodeon, BSKYB, Disney Theatricals as Media Director across London agencies.

Monnie is now at Spotlights full time where she runs our successful Talent Agency and continues to teach both Little Stars and Main School Drama.

Monnie also has the not so envious task of costuming over 750 students (at the last count) every Stars 12&3 show term and can be found running around backstage armed with safety pins and hairspray.

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