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Evening &
Weekend Classes

70+ classes each week
For children, for young people, for adults

Sixth Form

Full Time Vocational training (16 - 19)
Equivalent to 3 A-Levels
Dance, Acting & Musical Theatre
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Arts1 was founded in 2006 by Principal Rebecca Carrington and Creative Director James Grimsey. Our award winning school is proud to be founded in Milton Keynes and our wonderful team of specialist teachers and coaches nurture the talents of over 500 young people and adults each week.


We have an incredible range of part-time classes for children, young people and adults that take place on weekdays after school and at the weekend.

Evening & Weekends

Take a look at our range of Performing Arts classes in Milton Keynes for young people and adults. Lessons for children and young performers aged 3 – 21.


Individual Coaching

Arts1 School of Performance: Emily Hart

Jazz & Audition Technique

Emily Hart

Emily started dancing at the age of 3, taking part in various competitions, exams and productions with the English Youth Ballet. At the age of 18 she gained a full scholarship to Laine Theatre Arts and gained her diploma in Musical Theatre.

Emily is still performing and her credits include, two pantomimes at the Epsom Playhouse, the second of which she was dance captain and ‘The Magnificent Music Hall’ at the New Wimbledon Theatre.

Emily Specialises In

Sixth Form Dance Course
Sixth Form Musical Theatre Course