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At Arts1 we offer FREE taster
sessions in all of our group classes.  This gives you an opportunity to see
how the school works, meet the team and try out the class before making a commitment Find out more and BOOK ONLINE.

Free taster sessions

      Vocational sixth form     

       The Musical Theatre Course at
       Arts1 School of Performance is a
       2 year full time vocational course. 
       Taught by industry professsionals
       and expert coaches students will
       study for the BTEC Level 3 Extended
       Diploma in Performing Arts.

      Find out more


Take a tour of our brand new facilities, large dance and drama studios
with mirrors, barres and sprung floors.  Our studios are air conditioned and are the perfect place to learn performance skills.  For parents we have an on-site coffee shop and free visitor wifi.

Virtual tour

Featured Video

Arts1 Glee club - BBC Competition

Talented pupils from our school took part in the UK's nationwide talent search for the best Glee team.  Two teams from Arts1 School of Performance reached the final 24 of the series and one of those made it to the final 15.  Our team all attend class at the school and it is their training in Singing, Dancing and Acting which helped them progress so far in the competition.  More glee videos or if you want to learn to perform like this team you should


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Arts1 is a school like no other performance school. From the moment our daughter first joined just over a year ago she has had an amazing time. Not just enjoying every class she has attended she's also grown in confidence, ability and presence.
Welcome to Arts1 School of Performance - inspirational tuition that covers all aspects of performance - from ballet and modern dance to singing, acting and musical theatre, open to a wide range of pupils and age ranges. As the only dance school in Milton Keynes that’s recognised by the Council for Dance Education and Training, you can be assured the highest quality learning experience and the opportunity to unlock your hidden potential as a performer.

Established in 2006, Arts1 has rapidly become one of the most sought after schools for singing, acting and dance classes in Milton Keynes, with young people and adults able to learn a full range of styles from classical ballet technique to the most up-to-date street dance and urban styles.  Learn to sing pop and opera and act for TV, Film and stage. Take dance lessons in Milton Keynes and you’ll have access to a tutor who’s appeared in dozens of music videos and provided choreography for shows including the X-Factor. We welcome all pupils at all levels, and even if you think you have two left feet our dance classes in Milton Keynes will quickly show you otherwise!

Since our foundation Arts1 has gone from strength to strength, providing a springboard for many of our pupils to continue development of their new found skills and fully explore their talent, whether it’s for dancing, singing or acting. Our dance school in Milton Keynes can help you to gain confidence and coordination as well as the self-discipline required to achieve your dreams.

Our dance lessons in Milton Keynes cater for all levels and all goals - so whether you’re looking to study ballet under a world-class exam syllabus, or simply perfect the latest modern dance techniques, you’ll get a warm welcome at Arts1 dance school in Milton Keynes.
Browse our site now and explore our singing, acting and dance classes in Milton Keynes - we offer a choice of weekly lessons and one-off Master-classes for our more experienced students, plus you can contact us today to book a free taster session and see for yourself the range of performance and dance lessons at Milton Keynes’  only CDET recognised performing arts school.