About Us

PAAW believes that every child should be nurtured irrespective of ability, and training should be offered to all at the highest standard.

The Academy also has a social dimension where all can grow in self-confidence both through the skills they learn and the friendships they make, fostering a family atmosphere.

The Academy opened it’s doors in September 2010 and quickly established itself as one of the leading Performing Arts Schools in the area.

We have a 100% pass rate for all exams with 92% of students gaining Merits and Distinctions. PAAW students are also regularly selected to train at the UKs leading and most competitive full-time training colleges including ; Arts Ed, Italia Conti, The Joffery Ballet School, Bird College, Laine Theatre Arts, Wilkes Academy, Guilford School of Acting, The Urdang Academy, The Royal Ballet School, London Studio Centre and Tring Park School for the Performing Arts to name a few.


Vicky Weaver – Principal
Rhian Luckett
Nia Hopkins
Jessica Davies
Brian Russell