Stagecoach Newport

Stagecoach Newport has been providing quality part-time training in singing, dancing and acting for over 10 years. As part of one of the longest running and most successful children's performing arts schools network in the world Stagecoach Newport is more than just a stage school, theatre school or drama school.

We are proud to offer a full and rounded education, teaching life skills to build confidence and stretch imaginations through singing, acting and dance classes.

Principal Sue Hampson-Hillman - BA Hons, PGCE

Your child is in safe hands. All of our Team are Enhanced DBS checked.


Back to Class

We hope you have had an Amazing summer. We are looking forward to welcoming you back to class on Saturday 18th September!!

Weekly Classes

Mini Stages (for ages 2-4 yrs)

Mini Stages
Stagecoach Mini Stages (for 2 -4 year olds) 45 Minute Classes are a fun and exciting way for you and your child to actively experience the performing arts in a comfortable, relaxed and safe environment.

Early Stages (for ages 4-6 yrs)

Stagecoach Early Stages
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)

Stagecoach Main Stages
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)

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 of the 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 Team

Principal - Sue Hampson-Hillman - BA Hons, PGCE

Sue studied Human Movement at the University College in Cardiff where she specialised in Dance. Her teaching experience involved working with children of all ages but particularly primary school age children. She worked for many years in Caerleon Endowed Junior School and was responsible for the Creative Arts curriculum. She was also involved in making a dance training video for use in schools throughout Gwent. She first opened Stagecoach Newport in April 1997 and Chepstow shortly afterwards. She has been running the Newport and Chepstow Stagecoach schools for the past 20 years. Her belief for her students is to develop their inner confidence to equip themselves with essential life skills.

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