Co-op Juniors Theatre Academy is a place for embracing creativity, learning new skills and nurturing talent. 

Our experienced team of tutors lead a full timetable of weekly classes in dance and performance where students will learn and develop new techniques, take part in showcase performances and build their confidence. 

Open to all, the academy provides the training ground for many of the recruits into the Theatre Company.

Whether your child wants to find a new hobby or pursue their dream of a successful future career in the arts, Co-op Juniors Theatre Academy is here to provide the highest quality, creative and memorable experience. 

Explore our classes and register your child today.  


From our flagship Theatre Academy sessions, to newly launched Introduction to Acro and Commercial Dance Classes, as well as graded Ballet Classes from Pre-Primary through to Grade 6, there’s a class for everyone aged 4 – 18, regardless of ability or previous experience. 

NEW FOR 2021

Introduction to Acro is a 10 week programme to give you a taste of Acro dance, a unique class that combines dance with gymnastic techniques and acrobatics, to help increase your physical strength, agility and endurance.

Pre-Primary Ballet classes are the perfect introduction to ballet and dance. These classes are ideal for helping grow children’s imagination and creativity as well as develop physical skills including control, balance and coordination.

Introduction to Contemporary Dance is a five-week programme which explores this expressive dance form. Combining movement sequences, routines and choreographic tasks to develop strength, creativity and overall dance technique. 

Limited Spaces Now Available

Our flagship Theatre Academy classes are the perfect way for you to experience all aspects of performing arts whilst building your confidence in a fun, playful environment.

From Primary to Grade 6, our Ballet classes combine fun and discipline to ensure that you develop your technique and performance as you move through the grades. 

Commercial Dance combines a mixture of styles including jazz, street, modern and hip hop. It’s high energy, full of sass and fun for all regardless of previous experience.

Summer Workshop

The Summer Workshop is a five- day performing arts experience packed full of exciting workshops! An opportunity to explore different types of dance, singing, acting, musical theatre and lots more.

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The Co-op Juniors Theatre Academy is a subsidiary of The Co-op Juniors Theatre Company. We are grateful for the support of the East of England Co-operative Society

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