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Showshack Dance and Theatre School is based in Farnham, Surrey. It is a vibrant organisation that offers local children a supportive, enthusiastic and creative environment for their development in the performing arts.

IMG_0952We aim to bring the experience and influences of our professional staff to our students, encouraging their skills in the Performing Arts, nurturing and refining their singular talents and developing their confidence and self-esteem as individuals.

Showshack Dance & Theatre School offers Theatre Schools on a Friday afternoon and Saturday morning and afternoon as well as weekday classes in Drama, Modern Dance, Tap Dance, Street Dance, Ballet and Singing. Full vocational training can be obtained from leading institutions including The London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art (LAMDA), The Royal Academy of Dance (RAD) and the Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing (ISTD).  Some classes can lead to the Governments accredited Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF) providing points equivalent to GCSEs and A Levels.

Showshack was established in 1995 by Pauline Thomson, and enjoys a truly excellent reputation in its field.


‘She is so proud to be part of Showshack. You have all encouraged and nurtured her so much and the results are clear to see.’

‘Thank you also for the continuous encouragement, fun and enthusiasm you install into our children at Showshack.’

‘My son has gained so much from playing his part in your show. Its given him confidence and most importantly he had a great time.’

‘She has developed in so many ways through her excellent tuition at Showshack’

‘We feel very lucky that she has had the opportunity to be part of such a superb organisation.’

‘Thankyou for providing such an inspiring and creative environment for her and other young people to express themselves’

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