The Ashcroft Academy has been established since 1987, and provides a comprehensive and professional training for the student of acting.
Classical Ballet

Our policy is to train the dedicated young thespian irrespective of age, gender, ability, religion, race or academic ability. We hope to produce professionals who are artistically aware, and who can draw on all these resources to develop as an actor.


Are you looking for performers age 0-16?
Kids Plus is a very well known agency in the industry, for more information on our young performers aged 0-16 please visit our website kidsplusagency.co.uk.

New Workshop Saturdays at 2.30pm
Acting For The Camera
From September 29th we are introducing a new and exciting opportunity for young actors to see themselves on screen, and learn the art of TV and screen acting.
View all our workshops


Classes and learning opportunities with The Ashcroft Academy

Drama (LAMDA Syllabus)

  • Private and Group Lessons
  • Acting
  • Improvisation
  • Speech and Communications

Dance (ISTD Syllabus)

  • Classical Ballet
  • Modern
  • Tap
  • Street Jazz
  • Adult Tap
  • Singing
  • Stage School

Depending on age and ability classes are held week-day evenings and Saturdays.