Workshops and Events

Academy Showcase

See our Academy students celebrating all things festive through performance, dance and song.

14, 15, 16, 17 December £10 (concessions available)

Call 01782 660818 for tickets

DVD Night – Saturday 22 July – 7pm

DVD Night – Saturday 22 July – 7pm

GOLD may seem like a distant (but wonderful!) memory now but we can relive it all together on the GOLD DVD premiere night!

Tickets are free but limited so grab them quick from reception!

And remember…to get your own copy order it ASAP to be in the first production batch

Grease Summer School 24 -28 July

Grease Summer School 24 -28 July

Suitable for anyone in school years 1 to 11 who would love to act, sing, dance and laugh their way through the summer!

Come along and have fun, learn, and make new friends.

Lead by Alex Parkes and Charlotte Redman Mason the week will include a presentation performance for family and friends […]

Academy Fun Day

Final plans are coming together for our Fun Day  on Sunday 30 April 10:30am to 4pm
Featuring The Jill Clewes Academy for Theatre Arts Open Day.
The Fun Day is FREE to enter and will have loads of craft stalls, sweet stalls, a face painter and music and entertainment with a special appearance from some well known […]


Our next audition date…8 March 2017!
Post 16 extended diploma in performing arts APPLY NOW

Call 01782 660818 or email for more info and application pack.

GOLD party – Friday 24 March

To celebrate Jill’s 50 years of teaching we are holding a party before this years’ show GOLD!

All past and present students (plus family and friends) can grab a FREE golden ticket and party the night away while catching up with friends old and new!

Email or call 01782 660818 for your FREE tickets – but […]

Academy Open Day

* Saturday 25 February 1-4pm

*Come along for more information on our fully funded extended performing arts diploma

*Meet our patron Sherrie Hewson in a Q&A with Sherrie, Jill and tutors

*Take part in drama, dance and singing workshop to get a flavour of our classes

*See a performance from our […]

Junior associates day – 21 February

Taught in small groups by professionals from the entertainment industry, the day will include exciting and varied drama, singing, and dance classes – including a musical theatre CATS workshop by Oliver Ramsdale direct from his tour with the West End production of CATS.

Pupils in Years 1-6 (Academy Babes) and Years 7-11 (Academy Associates) can sign […]

Christmas party 2016!

Come and join us at the Jill Clewes Academy for Theatre Arts Christmas party!

Saturday 3 December 7:30pm

At Bradwell Community Education Centre

£5 inc. buffet & disco

Get your tickets now from reception, call 01782 631895 or email

Junior Associate Classes – 16 October

The Jill Clewes Academy for Theatre Arts is offering another unique opportunity to junior associates of the school.

Pupils in Years 1-6 (Academy Babes) and Years 7-11 (Academy Associates) can sign up for a day of performing arts taught by professionals from within the entertainment industry. Sessions in commercial, street, contemporary, drama and singing will […]