We are extremely proud of our superb faculty and team. Our teachers are all professionally trained and have extensive professional credits. All of our staff are DBS Checked (Enhanced) and all complete Safeguarding Training to ensure that all of our students get the best experience possible. A lot of our staff are also qualified teachers too with PGCE's and Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) which means we really do understand about providing amazing opportunities for children and young people.
David Stinson FRSA, MIPATH, ATCL | Director & Founder
David started performing in his local choir, before finding his love for dance at the age of sixteen. After graduating from one of the UK's most prestigious private dance colleges, he went on to perform all over the world in a variety of roles.
Adam Tate MSc BSc PGCE FRSA MInstLM MITOL | Director
Adam (or Mr Adam as the children like to call him), ensures that our school is managed effectively and that the students are kept safe at all times. He leads the administrative functions and educational content for the schools. Adam graduated with a Masters Degree from the University of Oxford in 2015 and is also qualified teacher. Adam has taken a break from teaching and is currently studying for his PhD in Education whilst also being a part time Associate Lecturer at Oxford Brookes University.
Adam is an Executive Director of International Performing Arts & Theatre and leads the Teaching Diploma in Performing Arts course as well as oversees the academic and accreditation aspects of the organisation. Ensuring that all our programmes are robust and ensure that there is a relevant and supportive educational content. Adam is also an Associate Lecturer at Oxford Brookes University.
Adam is also our Designated Safeguarding Officer and is experienced in safeguarding, this ensures that we have a highly qualified person to ensure the welfare of all our young people is met.
Eva Believer | Teacher of Singing
Miss Eva has a Masters Degree in Acting, Singing & Piano. She trained privately under the supervision of Laura Sarti at the prestigious Guildhall School of Music & Drama. Miss Eva sings professionally at many concerts, corporate events, festivals and charity events; as well as having taken leading roles in numerous musical productions. Miss Eva has also been a featured actress in numerous televised series as well as being a very well known clothes model with regular appearances on Good Morning Britain, This Morning, and QVC. We are privileged to have Miss Eva lead our students in the wide repertoire of singing skills and techniques, and has a great sense of humour.
Amy Goater | Teacher of Acting
Miss Amy has been with the theatre school for many years now, and all of our children try their hardest to impress her. Currently, Miss Amy is touring with her girl band 'The Sundaes' as seen on the BBC's All Together Now. Miss Amy has performed in musical productions worldwide as well as at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. In addition to being on tour, she is also studying for her Teaching Diploma in Performing Arts through International Performing Arts & Theatre. We look forward to Miss Amy becoming a more permanent fixture in the school again once her touring is over.
Beth Relf | Teacher of Dance
Beth trained at the prestigious Laine Theatre Arts in London where she gained her Trinity Diploma in Musical Theatre.
Beth's credits include ensemble in 'The Hired Man', Wendy in 'Peter Pan' for Qdos, ensemble in the west end tour of Mamma Mia!, and Jemima in 'Cats'.
As well as working as a professional dancer, Beth is also a dance teacher at David Stinson Theatre School and is also launching Phoenix Associates in London.
Miss Karlene - Qualified Secondary School Teacher
Miss Patricia - Qualified Nursery Nurse Teacher
Miss Agnes - Senior Leadership Team in a local Primary School
Mr Hassan - Trainee Primary School Teacher
Miss Natalya - Studying Business & Economics Degree
Miss Beatrice - Teaching Assistant in a local Primary School
Miss Ramla - Teaching Assistant in a local Primary School