MEET OUR PROFESSIONAL TEAM
All of our teachers are fully qualified, insured, first aid trained and hold a current DBS
Jo Paris, Principal & Musical Director (AISTD, ABD)
Principal Jo, was awarded a full time scholarship, training at Stella Mann College of Performing Arts, where she graduated with a Three Year Dance Diploma and ISTD Associate in teaching with Honours. Since graduating she went on to perform professionally on stage & TV before setting up her very own Performing Arts School in 2005. Since then she has also launched one of the UK's top non-sole Talent Agencies for kids where her artists have appeared in the West End, Feature Films, TV Commercials and so much more. Jo juggles her time teaching and running both Paris Performing Arts and Paris Kids Talent Agency and loves every minute of it.
Jo has been successfully teaching students aged 4-18 years for the last sixteen years and has managed to achieve high examination results with the Imperial Society of Teachers of Dance and the Associated Board of Dance faculties, as well as watching students go on to train at top Dance & Performing Arts Colleges and work professionally in our industry. As Principal Jo has a very active role in the school, Directing and Producing Shows, running the Workshops and teaching Ballet, Contemporary & Musical Theatre. She loves the whole ethos of her school and believes she runs an extremely friendly and professional family of students and teachers.