Students in the News 

September 2017

Emma Law starts her Degree in Dance and Community Practice at Worcester Universtity

Holly Westwood and Rubie Marsden perform with the English Youth Ballet 

Emma Law, Chloe Mangan, Emily Tiano commence IDTA Teacher training at the RDSD

Niamh Slater Commences year 12 at BOA 

August 2017

Niamh Salter performs with the Youth Music Theatre Project in Jabberwoky in Margate 

Sacha Cabey commences a 6 month contract abroad the Norwegian Sky 

July 2017 

Jennie Abbotts commences a 12 month contract in Wicked in the west end 

September 2016

Elliot Atkin Commences Year 10 at BOA

September 2015

Zoe Pearson starts her training at London Studio Centre

Emily Tiano Starts her training at Falmouth University

Ellisha Morris begins year 12 at BOA 

March 2015

Hattie Rudge commences a 7 month contract Singing and Dancing in Cyprus.

October 2014

Hayley Turnbull passes Level 2 UKCA Cheer Coach Certificate 

Lucie Lord Passes Level 1 & 2 UKCA Cheer Coach Certificate 

September 2014

Alisha Stephenson & Zoe Pearson Perform with the English Youth Balllet

Sophie Moore Starts her training at Northern Ballet School

Sacha Cabey Starts her training at Laine Theatre Arts 

December 2013

Amy Bentley, Zoe Pearson, Sophie Harris star in Jack & The Beanstalk at The Dudley Canal Trust Caves Pantomime with Groovy UV 

September 2013

Sophie Harris begins Year 10 at BOA

Chloe Travers starts her Degree Course at Middlesex University 

September 2012

Amaris Gillis, Amy Bentley and Emma Bentley perform with the English Youth Ballet in Swan Lake 

 Zoe Turnbull Starts her Degree course at Urdang Academy

Beckii Perkins starts her Degree Course at Bedford University 

Amy Bentley starts her BTEC at BOA 

August 2012 

Over 200 Entries for ISTD Examinations in Imperial Ballet, Modern Theatre and Tap Dance 100% pass rate

May 2012

Zoe Turnbull is awarded places at; Laine Theatre Arts, London Studio Centre, Liverpool Theatre School, Urdang and Bodyworks  

April 2012

Emma Bentley, Amy Bentley, Emily Pritchard & Amaris Gillis gain places to perform with the English Youth Ballet (Swan Lake Sept 2012)  

February 2012

DixieStar Street Crew gain second place in their first Comp 

November 2011

DixieStar Cheerleaders gain first places at the Cheernation Comp

July 2011

Emma Bentley wins a scholaship to Arts Educational School Summer School 2012 

December 2010

Hattie Rudge gains a place at Liverpool Theatre School

November 2010

The Dixie Stars and The Ridge Rascals have an outstanding day of results at the Cheernation Winter Festival

September 2010

Amira Mai Davidson starts at the Legat School od Dance

May 2010

The Dixie Stars Junior Squad gain 2nd Place in the UKCA Community Nationals

January 2010

Zoe Turbull and Amira-Mai Davidson has been offered  places to study Dance at the Tring Park

Connor Jones, Hattie Rudge & Niamh Tromans appear in Panto with Stourbridge Pantomime Society

Hayley Turnbull appears in Panto with the Young Ones

November 2009

Zoe Turbull and Amira-Mai Davidson has been offered  places to study Dance at the Hammond School

Over 200 Students from the dance school are to appear at the Stourbridge Town Hall Theatre in Spectacular

October 2009

Helen 'Cheermum' Matthews & Margaret Taylor have gained their Level 3 UKCA Cheerleading Certificate

Hattie Rudge will appear in SAOS Performance of Footloose

September 2009

Miss Rachel qualifies as a Pilates Instructor

Hattie Rudge gains an A for ISTD Inter Modern Exam

Ballet & Tap student Margaret Willis celebrates her 70th Birthday

Chrissie Homer and Sacha Cabey start their training at the Hammond School

Amira-Mai Davidson starts her JA training with the BRB and continues to study dance at Elmhurst.

July 2009

Students Appear in the Stourbridge News 

June 2009

Amira-Mai Davidson has become a Birmingham Royal Ballet Junior Associate

Students Appear in the Stourbridge News

May 2009

Chrissie Homer has gained a place at the Hammond School to study Dance

Miss Rachel along with students Claire Fletcher and Margaret Taylor will be doing the Race For Life, if you would like to Sponsor them for this brilliant cause go to

April 2009

Chrissie Homer has gained a place to study Musical Theatre at 'Liverpool Theatre School'

The Dixie Stars Cheerleaders appear on Central TV, in the Stourbridge News and go to the London Marathon to help cheer the runners for the animal charity PDSA

Amira Davidson & Sacha Cabey will be attending the Legat Easter Intensive Course

Bethany Hewitt aged 4 is a runner up in Melody Bears Colouring Competition

March 2009

Sacha Cabey gains a place to study dance at 'The Legat at St Bede's'

Connor Jones apperars on National Breakfast TV in a clip of 'An Inspector Calls' Connor we love the string vest!!

February 2009

Connor Jones perform at the Birmingham Rep in 'An Inspector Calls'

Lauren Pataki performs at the Grand Theatre in the UK Tour of Evita

January 2009

Hattie Rudge gains a place to study dance at 'Liverpool Theatre School'

Sacha Cabey gains a place to Study Dance at 'The Hammond School'

Chrissie Homer (Lead Role - Sleeping Beauty), Hattie Rudge (Dancer) & Kimberley Fletcher (Fairy) perform with Stourbrige Pantomime Society in 'Sleeping Beauty'

December 2008

Students - Connor Jones, Chrissie Homer, Katie Flavell and Hattie Rudge take part in Dudley's Got Talent...... oh and Connor's Dad!

Graduate Student Shaun Capewell performs with the Pussycat Dolls in the Royal Variety Performance

November 2008

Graduate Student Shaun Capewell performs with Cliff Richard in his Arena Tour


Miss Rachel gains teaching qualifications with the IDTA - Associate Ballet & Associate Cheerleading

Miss Rachel lectures for British Gymnastics on Pre School Dance and Pre School Cheerleading

Chrissie Homer performs in Stourbridge Operatic Society's 'Pirates of Penzance' 

3 Students gain parts with Stourbridge Pantomime Company- Chrissie Homer the Lead Role of Sleeping Beauty, Kimberley Fletcher the part of the Little Fairy & Hattie Rudge will debut with the company as a dancer

Connor Jones performs in Brierley Hill Musical Theatre Society's 'Oliver'

September 2008

Chrissie Homer becomes our full time Student Teacher at the Dance School

Bradley Davidson begins his Studies at the Legat School

Zoe Turnbull performs with the English Youth Ballet

August 2008

Miss Rachel qualifies as an Exercise To Music Teacher

May 2008

The Dixie Stars Cheerleaders competed at Community Nationals in Manchester, the Junior Squad came 9th and the Senior Squad came 11th. Well Done to all - WE ARE PROUD OF YOU SAY WE ARE PROUD OF YOU!!!

April 2008

Jo Jones ran the London Marathon in 4 hours 47 Minutes 

February 2008

Zoe Turnbull has gained a place to perform with the English Youth Ballet 

January 2008

Chrissie Homer, Emma Baker & Adam Partridge are to perform with

Stourbridge Pantomime Company in 'Aladdin'

December 2007

Alysia Jackson

Has been Awarded Dancer of the Year 2007 for Outstanding Endeavor

October 2007

Sacha Cabey

Has been awarded a place to study Dance at Elmhurst Ballet School (Pre-Vocational Course)

Chrisse Homer & Adam Partridge are to perform with

Stourbridge Operatic Society in 'We Will Rock You' 

September 2007

 Amira-Mai Davidson

Has been awarded a place to study Dance at Elmhurst Ballet School (Pre-Vocational Course)