Welcome to Acting Up!

Acting Up was established in 2001 and provides quality Performing Arts education in Gateshead and Newcastle that is complementary to, yet independent of school studies. Whilst we are aware that some pupils will wish to pursue a career in Performing Arts in which we support and encourage, our primary concern is to harvest the potential of every child. Our success is evidenced by the significant improvement in confidence, articulation, poise, creativity and communication that Acting Up pupils typically display.


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SUMMER NEWSLETTER Thank you for your continued support during what is a really challenging times for us all. We have loved seeing your children during our online classes and we would like to say how brilliantly they have adjusted to the changes that the pandemic has caused at Acting Up. Acting Up are following all […]

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Advice from Public Health England We have received a few emails regarding the Covid-19 Virus. Therefore, we want to update our parents on how we are dealing with this situation.  Firstly, we have been given very clear advice from Public Health England on this matter which we wish to share with you to allay any […]

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Dear Parent or Guardian, We take our advice from Public Health England, the Government and Cardinal Hume. We hope you appreciate the advice we have been given is changing on a daily basis. Therefore, the email sent last night was rather premature. All classes are now cancelled until further notice. A further email will be […]

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To keep you all busy whilst classes are postponed, this is our plan; – LAMDA students will be emailed their next exam piece to begin learning. – All parents will receive an email soon with drama work that has been set for all classes. – Please subscribe to our You Tube Channel where lessons and […]

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