Leading pre-vocational performing arts school, North Star Academy, was founded in 2017 by Fiona Dear, Maxine Percy and Louisa Landon Barr on the premise of raising joyous, passionate and inspired performers, no matter their age or ability.

Trained by our faculty of industry professionals and fully qualified staff who instil a joy of dance into every class, the only option for our students is to reach for the stars... 

Enquire now to book your budding starlet's free trial in Welwyn Garden City, Hatfield, or Bishops Stortford.


"I am so very excited to be affiliated with North Star Academy as a Patron. The love and joy of performing is what got me started as a tot and is what keeps me going all these years later! NSA encapsulates that feeling, as well as providing the highest calibre of training from fantastic teachers. Here's to a bright future. "

- Caroline Deverill, West End "Leading Lady" and NSA Patron

"NSA is an exciting new stage school opening by popular demand with innovative teachers and staff, who have all been professional performers and are now offering their skills to children and aspiring young performers. North Star provides a wonderful opportunity to learn and work with these esteemed professionals and exciting choreographers whether you wish to perform for fun or work towards a career in the performing arts."

- Jennifer Haley, All England Dance Adjudicator