The PAD offers a 6th form Vocational Musical Theatre course for 16yrs plus. The course provides the highest level of training to develop the skills and technique for each student to move on to further education and their professional career.

The courses has been developed by Amanda Painter (Principal) and Daniel Keating (Course Director)  to deliver bespoke training for each student to achieve their individual goals while gaining practical experience, technical training, health and personal management as well a having the potential to achieve the equivalent UCAS point of 4 A-levels.

The center has a professional, hardworking and friendly environment, with all of the advice and guidance you will need to enter the performing arts world full time. With our personal approach, each student will feel they have the full support from our faculty to see them further their career. 


Each member of the highly skilled faculty has extensive experience in both teaching and working as a performer at the highest level. In addition, our network of guest teachers, and students now working professionally, provides a wealth of knowledge.
— Principal Amanda Painter