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Dance Classes & Theatre Arts in Essex

Graham School of Dance offers dance lessons, drama courses and musical theatre classes to students from Essex. From our own dance studios located in Bishop’s Stortford, we are ca leading dance school in Essex and Hertfordshire - and indeed respected nation-wide! Our premises ideally located for Essex pupils as we are next to the Essex border, near the M11 and A120 major roads and the London - Liverpool Street rail line. We also provide  extra convenience for pupils' parents by holding some dance lessons at a number of venues throughout Essex including Church Langley, Stansted, Takeley and Felsted.

Dance classes provided:

Our Drama and Musical Theatre lessons are suited to children aged 4+  (6+ for Drama pupils), and we run Junior, Intermediate and Senior level classes. Our courses are designed to enhance your theatre performance, developing technique in Acting, Miming, Devising Drama and Reading for Performance. Pupils can be entered for their London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art (LAMDA) Drama and Musical theatre examinations. We also give our students the opportunity to perform in our very own Graham School of Dance Drama and Musical theatre Showcase - a biannaul event, alternating with our Main Dance, Drama and Musical Theatre Show , in which Drama and Musical Theatre play a full part

If you live in Essex and you or your children are interested in Dance lessons and/or  Drama / Musical Theatre classes, then why not join this top Dance, Drama and Musical Theatre school?  . We are ideally situated for pupils living in in Essex, such as Braintree, Takeley, Thaxted, Harlow, Saffron Walden, Stansted, Great Dunmow, Felsted, Elsenham and Newport.. and everywhere in between.

Please contact us for more details about the courses we provide.

Tuesday 12 Dec: Class update - weather

All classes will be running today 12th December. We will naturally continue to monitor weather conditions –so please do check our Facebook page for any updates.

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WOW! GSD to represent TEAM ENGLAND again at the DANCE WORLD CUP 2018!

We’re SO thrilled to have been chosen to again represent TEAM ENGLAND for the DANCE WORLD CUP 2018! ….. and with more numbers than in previous years! Thank you so much judges! We will be performing pieces in groups (small and large), solo, duet and trio sections, in Ballet, Tap, Modern and Song & Dance genres, in Mini, Children, Junior AND Senior sections! We can’t wait and are all really excited to go to Barcelona in Summer 2018……WELL WELL DONE EVERYONE……GO GSD!!

WOW! GSD to represent TEAM ENGLAND again at the DANCE WORLD CUP 2018!
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Ché as Tiny Tim with The Royal Shakespeare company

What a FAB picture of Ché performing in A Christmas Carol in Stratford upon Avon

Ché as Tiny Tim  with The Royal Shakespeare company
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It's Panto time! Congratulations to all our GSD Performers who successfully auditioned for this season!

- Patsy S, Isabelle S, Poppy L & Lilly L performing in Beauty & the Beast at Welwyn Garden City Panto 🌟 - Erin G performing in Peter Pan at The Bull Theatre, High Barnet 🌟 - Holly McP performing in Rapunzel at Hertford Theatre, Hertford 🌟 - Scarlet A performing in Sleeping Beauty at The Grove Theatre, Dunstable 🌟 - Heba C-A performing in Peter Pan at Harlow Playhouse 🌟 - Talia Power performing in Beauty & the Beast at Radlett Theatre 🌟 - Emily H, Isabelle H, Lucinda W & Delilah BC performing at Rhodes Theatre, Bishop’s Stortford in Snow White & the Seven Dwarfs 🌟 ... have lots of fun performing!

It's Panto time! Congratulations to all our GSD Performers who successfully auditioned for this season!
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Congratulations to Ché Grant - Royal Shakespeare Company debut!

Good luck to GSD student Ché Grant in his opening night as Tiny Tim in the Royal Shakespeare production of A Christmas Carol at the Royal Shakespeare Theatre - what a fantastic achievement! ⭐️🎄❄️

Congratulations to Ché Grant - Royal Shakespeare Company debut!
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