OD Theatre School – FAQs

What should students wear?

Please wear our Occasional Dance T Shirt or Hoodie along with;

Leggings, jogging bottoms, shorts and sensible footwear. Please NO jeans, skirts, flip flops or sandals.

If you do not have a uniform something comfortable you can move in.

Where Can I Purchase Uniform?

Uniform can be ordered and purchased at Theatre School.

Will there be extra show rehearsals?

Around show times there will be extra rehearsals, normally at a weekend. Rehearsal times and costs will be kept to a minimum.

Do all students take part in shows?

Yes all students take part in shows, unless they decide it’s not for them and just enjoy classes without the performance side. Those students can then experience and learn backstage skills during show time.

Are there Exams?

We offer Lamda Drama Examinations, but these are optional and run as an extra class alongside Theatre School.

When and Where is Theatre School?

Theatre School term time only on Thursdays 4.30-6.45pm at Gaynes School Upminster. Optional holiday workshops are offered during school holidays.

How much does it cost?

Fees are £13.00 per session and are paid weekly for the first month. There after fees are paid on the first Thursday of each month. Sibling discounts are offered.

More information on this can be found here Terms and Conditions.

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What Our Clients Say

“Just wanted to say my girls thoroughly enjoyed yesterday at your Theatre School. They were still buzzing this morning!”

FrancescaThearte School

Ah Tina, thank you so much!  Jasmine ADORED last night.  I can’t believe she came without knowing anyone else there.  We have only moved to Upminster in the last year and Jasmine is still at her old primary school so this is her first interaction with the local community.  Thank you so much for making it such a great experience for her.

LynThearte School

“Emma absolutely LOVED it and that’s an understatement! She couldn’t sleep she was buzzing from the class so much! She says she wishes it could be every day!”

DeniseThearte School

“Theatre school is first class. My son enjoys all sessions and teachers are very experienced and make the theatre school fun to be in. Would definitely recommend.”

NicoleThearte School

“Well done girls, they worked so well together, and all their great training kicked in. Thank you Occasional Dance Theatre School”

EveThearte School

“What an amazing show!! Thankyou Tina & co for your hard work with all the children!! They were all amazing”

CharlotteThearte School

“Massive thank you from Faith to her fab teachers from Occasional Dance Theatre School. Congratulations to all the students that took their LAMDA this time, what fantastic results/”

EveThearte School

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