Stagecoach Doncaster

We specialise in building confidence and providing performing arts classes in drama, singing and dance, culminating in performance opportunities both within Stagecoach and on the professional stage.

We are inspected annually and the following comment is taken from our last report:" This is a good school. The teaching is enthusiastic and confident. It leads to lots of enjoyment to go with the good development of valuable skills in each discipline."

LAMDA examinations offered

The Team

Principal Nick Plummer-Walsh


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Performance At CAST

On June 11th 2017 Stagecoach Doncaster had the opportunity to perform on the Doncaster CAST Main Stage along with some neighboring schools. The performance was outstanding! All students took part in this event and they did an amazing job!

Two Week Trial

Why don't you book a 2 week trial with us? It's only £25 for Early Stages - 4-6 yrs, 90mins, and £50 for Main Stages - 6-18 yrs (Sibling discount of 50% for Main Stages - 6-18 yrs). After your 2 week trial, should you wish to enrol for the full term, the fees paid will be deducted from the full term's fees.

New School

Due to popular demand we have opened a new Thursday evening school. The main school runs from 5-8pm for 6-16 year olds at The McAuley Catholic High School (Lower School), DN4 6NU. You can now enroll for classes starting after Easter.

Adams Family

SOLD OUT! Come and see The Adams Family Musical in Sheffield on Wednesday 13th September. Call Nick now on 0114 321 1400 to book your place!

Theatre Trips

We are able to get discounted tickets to regularly go and watch professional work across the country. Tickets now available for the following, The Adams Family (SOLD OUT), 13th September 2017

Cheltenham Town Hall

On December 11th 2016, 22 Students took to the stage at the prestigious Cheltenham Town Hall to sing with other Stagecoach schools from across the country. They did an outstanding job and their behavior on the day was impeccable. Well done and thanks too all involved.

Weekly Classes

Early Stages (for ages 4-6 yrs)

Early Stages classes run alongside the main Stagecoach schools, where young people learn skills in each of the three Musical Theatre disciplines of singing, dancing & drama, so it is an easy step when it is time to transfer to the next stage.

(90 minutes each week)

Main Stages (for ages 6-18 yrs)

Main Stages classes are split in three age appropriate groups, where young people learn new skills in each of the complementary Musical Theatre disciplines of singing, dancing & drama. We nurture the shy and apprehensive, until they find their feet and voice, whilst at the same time developing and channelling those with bundles of talent, confidence and energy. We believe in the potential of every child!

(3 hrs each week)

Further Stages (for ages 15+ yrs)

Our advanced musical theatre sessions give talented students the chance to extend their performance skills.  Through in-depth training and master classes, we help students to hone their skills in singing, dancing and acting.  We also give students the confidence to audition for theatre and vocational drama schools (if that is their goal) and make sure they are well prepared for interviews and auditions. 

Fees in accordance with Main Stages.

Holiday Workshops

Themed Children's Parties

Birthdays & Celebrations

We understand that with the increasing demands on parents, juggling the pressures of work and family life, time is at an essence. Therefore Stagecoach Parties provide a way to remove the stress from what should be a day of celebration for everyone and allow you to sit back, relax and let us do all the work! Whether they want to be fairies, pirates or detectives, there is a Stagecoach Party for everyone!

Meet The Teachers

Principal - Nick Plummer-Walsh

Since the age of seven Nick has been enthusiastic and committed to Drama and Music, first attending Stagecoach Theatre Arts School in Sheffield. At sixteen he gained a place at the Wakefield College achieving his National Diploma in Performing Arts, Musical Theatre along with qualifications from the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts (LAMDA) in Drama and Musical Theatre.
 
Further qualifications were obtained during his time at Performing Arts School in Guildford, gaining valuable training in Musical Theatre. There he was awarded a Teaching diploma, ATCL (Associate, Trinity College, London). Nick has been teaching all aspects of the Performing arts since the age of 18 and has taught at many Stagecoaches and other establishments across the country including most recently Sheffield Music Hub.
 
Having been privileged enough to see his students excel with excellent marks at LAMDA and Trinity. Along with them gaining roles in West End shows such as Les Misserables, Charlie And The Chocolate Factory, Matilda and Annie. Also students have appeared on screen in BBC & ITV dramas along with Hollywood movies with the likes of Johnny Depp, Liam Neeson, Anne Hathaway and Mila Kunis.
 
Nicks performing experience has seen him travel the UK and Egypt in a Tribute band along with working in Turkey as an entertainer. He has had countless leading roles including Warner in Legally Blonde the Musical performed at The Sheffield Lyceum gaining fantastic reviews. Also RENT the Musical, Godspell, Disco Inferno and Little Women to name a few. These have taken place in many UK theatres such as Her Majesty’s London, Sheffield Lyceum and Crucible, Buxton Opera House, Epsom Playhouse, The Electric Theatre Guildford and The Leeds Grand.
 
Experiences in television include “Where The Heart Is” and “The Bad Mothers Handbook” for ITV, BBC’s “Waterloo Road”, Channel Four’s “Shameless” and “This Is England” and “My Parents Are Aliens” for CITV.
 
Nick is very excited and thrilled to have the opportunity to develop Stagecoach Doncaster and is looking forward to seeing the students develop in confidence and skills through the wonderful powers of Singing, Dance and Drama.

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