Artemis Studios Performing Arts School is a dynamic, award winning leader in specialist training for children and young people. Established in 2007, we are Ofsted registered, have highly qualified industry specialists and qualified teachers leading the theatre and dance companies. We are 'not for profit' and actively fundraise and seek sponsors to support the training opportunities for our students. We are based in Bracknell, Berkshire and our classes in acting, singing and dancing are supportive, confidence building, and lead to friendship as well as fun and performing! 

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Junior Theatre Companies

Our Junior Theatre Company works in three casts for technique classes and L.A.M.D.A exams as Intermediate's (Mini aged 4-6 and Juniors aged 7-11) and Advanced (aged 11-14). For shows they come together, often with the older Medusa Teen Theatre Company, to perform large muscials and plays. Recent plays include 'Oliver!' and 'Les Miserables'. 2018 is 'Ghost Station' at the Kenton Theatre! EVERY cast member has a named part, and is on stage for at least half the show! 

Medusa Young Company

Medusa & Medusa Pro is a teen-led theatre & production company for ambitious performers aged 14-21. They produce, direct and perform new work as well as mentoring younger cast. Limited to 24 members, they are always on the lookout for ambitious new talent to join them! Next shows Sweeney Todd and Ghost StationAuditions from September 2017. L.A.M.D.A exams in winter term. Show rehearsals Jan-July 18. 

Adult Acting

This is a community company class with a difference! A blend of ages (20+) and abilites, the class tutor Becky, who is a qualified and very experienced Drama teacher (who has worked for companies including the Guildford School of Acting and trained under the Jim Henson studios!) puts the adults through their paces. The company work on technique, and produce a variety of small shows, take annual L.A.M.D.A acting exams as well as being encouraged to take part in bigger projects in local theatres. 

Full Time Courses

New for 2018 - Artemis, in association with a large London school, now offers a free Foundation Short Course (one day a week) and a FULL TIME sixth form! The short course starts in late January 2018, and is held once a week at South Hill Park Arts Centre. The full time course starts in September 2018! Both courses are fully funded (free) if you are aged 16-19 and not studying elsewhere. Both courses also include optional enrichment with our part time courses - all FREE for sixth form students!

Street & Hip Hop Companies

Aged 10-adult? Two award winning Street/Hip-Hop companies for ambitious dancers. Phoenix Juniors aged 10-14 and Phoenix Seniors aged 15-Adult. We were National Champions for Junior Hip-Hop three years in a row! Grand Champions Senior Hip-Hop! Our companies compete Nationally and Internationally and have danced at Disney World, Florida. Taught by award winning choreographers Felix Clements and Baanji Muteo. 

Cheerleading Squads

Dance and Gym rolled into a competitve sports dance - stunt cheer. Artemis Xtreme Juniors for ages 6-12. Artemis Elite Seniors 12 - adult. Our Stunt Cheer Seniors perform, compete and win Nationally and Internationally. NATIONAL CHAMPIONS 2017 Senior Co-Ed Level 2 stunt group - Artemis Jags! Stunt groups at senior levels 2&3. Auditions for a team place in summer and September!

FREE classes

Join us for FREE holiday workshops and events! Manic Mondays began in 2015 with FREE summer schools for up to 600 performers! In 2018 we will once again offer a free week long musical theatre and acting summer school, and each evening a different dance or cheer company workshopPlaces are limited and totally FREE! Artemis is not for profit and ofsted registered and we fundraise and seek partners to offer inclusive and fun holiday workshops in the community! Registration for summer school opens on New Years Day - join our Facebook page to get the first notice of sign ups!

Agency & Auditions

We have an associated independent agency for ambitious and talented young performers. Representing a maximum of 50 young professionals and trained adults at any one time - we have clients in the West End, Film, TV, Commercials, Magazines and Corporate and Educational videos. We can advise on auditions, CV's and all the agency clients are on Spotlight. 

Latest News

Phoenix Fusion selected for Lift Off dance platform

Pleased to announce Phoenix Fusion - a blend of our Junior and Senior Hip Hop companies will be performing in Lift Off at South Hill Park's Wilde Theatre in the Spring!

The company will take to the stage on Sunday 29th April 2018.

Beauty and the Beast - congratulations!

Opening in 10 days time - Beauty and the Beast at South Hill! We want to congratulate all the Artemis staff, students and agency clients in the show!