2015 onwards

  • Summer Seager Coles and Francessca Kennedy reach finals of International Theatre Awards with Francessca receiving a Special Commendation in the Performers Ballet Section.
  • Francessca Kennedy and Lizzy Bowers both offered a place at Tring Park to study full time in September
  • Jaycee McDonald Smith awarded a Scholarship nomination for Grade 4 Theatre Craft
  • Nathan Anson successfully auditioned for Tap Attack Company
  • Megan Foster and Esmee Neal Successfully auditioned for Ballet Theatre UK Associates


  • Francessca Kennedy win IDTA Theatre Craft Performers Section at IDTA Theatre Awards.
  • Esmee Neal & Olivia Hardiman receive scholarship nominations for Intermediate Theatre Craft examination.
  • The Festival Team successfully auditioned for the Midlands Area Gala Performance with two groups
  • Esmee Neal successfully auditions for BTUK full time for September.
  • Nathan Anson dances on Main Stage with Tap Attack Performance Team.
  • Ashton Gilbert & Jaycee McDonald Smith gain Theatre Award Nominations for Grade 5 Theatre craft.
  • 9 Students selected to Dance in ‘The Patron’s Lunch’ celebrating her Majesty’s 90th Birthday, Live on BBC.
  • Harriet Cooksey successfully auditions for Royal Ballet School Associates.
  • Children take part in National Tapathon and world record attempt.
  • Nathan Anson, Sophie Moseley & Jaycee McDonald Smith gain places on Tap attack Associates.
  • Megan Foster, Amber Millard & Summer Seager Coles successfully regain their place on BTUK associates.
  • Ashton Gilbert gains a place on BTUK Associate programme.
  • Amelia Freeman gains place with Midland Theatre Ballet
  • Olivia Hardiman, Amber Millard & Summer Seager Coles receive a scholarship nomination for Intermediate Ballet examination.
  • Amber Millard offered a place on the Advanced Training program at DanceXchange in Birmingham.
  • Amber Millard offered a place with RDC youth Dance company.
  • Nathan Anson and Sophie Moseley represent Team England with Tap Attack Performance Team
  • Munashe Brouder receives a scholarship nomination for Grade 4 Ballet examination.


  • Munashe Brouder and Harriet Cooksey & Niamh Brookes Donovan gain a place on BTUK Associates.
  • Francessca Kennedy, Aoife Kenny & Lizzy Bowers offered places to study at Laine Theatre Arts for September.
  • Lizzy Bowers receives an offer to attend Arts Ed School from September.
  • Megan Foster, Amber Millard & Summer Seager Coles successfully regain their place on BTUK associates.
  • Olivia Hardiman & Esmee Neal reach finals of Theatre Craft Performers section at IDTA Theatre Awards, Olivia gaining a commendation in the section.
  • Francessca Kennedy & Aoife Kenny offered places to study at Doreen Bird for September.
  • Francessca Kennedy gains a place to study at Urdang for September.
  • Francessca Kennedy wins the CYD scholarship to Laine Theatre Arts.
  • Ashton Gilbert gains Theatre Award nomination for Intermediate Ballet.
  • Walsall Academy of Dance recognised as an official learning destination for the Children’s University.
  • Munashe Brouder, Emily Lynch, Jaycee McDonald Smith and Amelia Freeman gain places with English youth Ballet, Munashe gaining the full scholarship and being cast as Clara and Jaycee being cast as a lead flower and soloist.
  • Nathan Anson gains a place in the elite strand of the company Heartless.
  • Amber Millard offered a place on the Midland Associate programme with London Studio Centre.
  • Ashton Gilbert offered a place on the Chantry Schools Ballet and Contemporary Ballet Associate programme.
  • Amelia Freeman offered a place on the Nicholson Associate Ballet Programme.
  • Harriet Cooksey successfully re-auditions for Royal Ballet Associates.
  • Amber Millard gains a scholarship to study in Italy for a week in December following a summer school place.
  • Harriet Cooksey successfully auditions for Hammond School for September 2018.
  • Sophie Moseley as part of the GB Tap Team wins another Gold medal!
  • Ashton Gilbert wins Pattison Thomas Memorial Award for Highest Mark Performers Examination across Midlands this year.


  • Summer Seager Coles offered a place to study at MADD College for September.