FAQs


When does the next term start and finish? 

Please check our term dates here.

When do fees need to be paid? 

Fees must be paid in advance of each term. All registered students will receive an invoice before the beginning of each term. Please read our full terms and conditions here.

How do I join Didsbury Theatre School?

Please email info@didsburytheatreschool.co.uk and we will check class availability. Payment terms for new starters will be ‘pay-as-you-go’ for 3 weeks, then payment must be made for the rest of the term for students to continue. Comfortable clothing and footwear can be worn initially but our regulation uniform must be purchased from us at the earliest opportunity.

How do I order uniform? 

Dance shoes, costumes and uniforms can all be ordered from us via email. You will be invoiced for each order and goods will dispatched when the invoice has been paid. 

When is the annual show? 

This year’s show will be held at the RNCM on Sunday 24th September 2017.

Is there a Summer School School? 

Yes! We will have a Summer School Monday 31st July – Friday 4th August 2017. Email us to book a place.

What is the best way to contact teachers and staff?

Email is the best way to contact us. We will respond during normal working hours (Monday – Friday 9am – 5pm). 

Can we stay and watch? 

Parents with young dancers can stay on a Saturday morning and Wednesday 3.45-4.30, however all other weekday and Saturday classes from 12pm will be held behind closed doors. 

How will my child progress during their time at Didsbury Theatre School?

Students follow internationally recognised dance and musical theatre syllabi. They can take exams and progress through grades in ballet, tap, jazz, musical theatre and drama. University credits can be achieved for higher LAMDA grades. As well as growing in confidence, students learn new skills, maintain a high level of fitness, develop life-long friendships and have a lot of fun!