About the company
The Company Performing Arts was founded in 2011 and is highly respected for excellence in performing arts education. The inspiring and nurturing environment of The Company celebrates individual achievement, commitment and talent with elite teaching, outstanding facilities and numerous performance opportunities.
The Company is an exciting place to be. Our carefully structured timetables offer a wide selection of classes for girls and boys aged 2 – 19 years. In addition to our timetabled offering, we provide countless opportunities for students to participate in local, national and international performances, examinations, competitions and events.
Our ethos of student focused learning ensures we produce happy, aspiring performers who constantly strive to maximise their potential #thecompanyway.
An Approved Dance Centre
The Company is proud to be the only ISTD Approved Dance Centre in North Essex, providing the opportunity to obtain the ISTD’s Level 4 initial teaching qualification - Diploma in Dance Education.
We are fortunate to base our Colchester school within the exceptional facilities of Evolution Foundation College. We have full use of 2 large mirrored studios with professional sprung dance flooring, a musical theatre studio, reception area, changing rooms, social waiting area and car parking spaces.
Our studio complex in Clacton on Sea offers 3 large mirrored studios, sprung professional dance flooring, changing rooms, study room, a spacious reception area which incorporates our dance apparel shop, social and waiting areas, scenery workshop, costume store, kitchen, offices and a large car park.