Many parents have dreamt that their children will be “stars” and many kids have the dream too, but the reality is it it is hard. Competition is fierce and there will be far more “no”s than “yes”s so you better be good at rejection. But if you are keen to pursue the dream there are schools and agencies that can help you.
Stagecoach Theatre Art Schools was formed in 1998 and now has over 700 schools in the UK teaching over 40,000 children a week.
PAUL NICHOLAS SCHOOL OF ACTING AND PERFORMANCE ARTS
Founded by the TV and thaatre actor Paul Nicholas in 2006, this acting school for children now has over 20 branches across the UK.
SYLVIA YOUNG THEATRE SCHOOL
Situated in Marylebone London the Sylvia Young Theatre school offers full time and part time classes. It is one of Britain’s most respected stage schools. Stars who have studied here include: Matt D’Angleo, Amy Winehouse, Emma Bunton, Asher D, Leona Lewis, Keeley Hawes, Tamsin Outhwaite.