Musical Theatre

Musical Theatre Classes at The Academy


The Academy puts on a full musical every year, providing an opportunity for students to learn about the performing arts in a supportive setting. These rehearsals take place within the Musical Theatre class.


These classes are in high demand so we have a waiting list. To be added to this list, please get in touch

Upcoming Productions

Between both our Junior and Senior Musical Theatre Companies, we’ve got quite quite the line-up of shows to see us through the next couple of years, which is very exciting. To buy tickets, click here.

Past Productions

Alice in Wonderland – March 2024


Our Junior company performed Alice in Wonderland – their first production unaided by the seniors – to an appreciative audience from Friday 22nd – Saturday 23rd March 2024. They did a brilliant job of releasing their ‘inner fabulosity’.

Elf The Musical – November 2023


Our Senior company performed Elf The Musical to huge audiences from Thursday 23rd – Saturday 25th November 2023. It was fantastic to perform to such large crowds and spread all the festive cheer by singing loud for all to hear.

CATS – June 2023


Our Senior company took on the challenging, dance extravaganza CATS from Thursday 1st – Saturday 3rd June 2023. The show was met with rave reviews and we were so impressed with their performance.

A Christmas Carol: The Pantomime – December 2022


The students from our Junior Musical Theatre class, supported by some of our Senior cohort, put on a pantomime for their very first stage appearances. They performed A Christmas Carol from Thursday 15th – Saturday 17th December 2022. Click here to view the cast list.

Legally Blonde – March 2022


The students from our Musical Theatre class took to the Lowther Pavilion Theatre stage to produce an exciting performance of the modern musical Legally Blonde from Thursday 3rd – Saturday 5th March 2022. Click here to view the cast list.

Summer Holiday – July 2021


The students in our Musical Theatre class performed ‘Summer Holiday’ at the Lowther Pavilion Theatre from Thursday 1st – Saturday 3rd July 2021.

Chicago – February 2020


‘Chicago’ was performed at the Lowther Pavilion Theatre from Thursday 27th – Saturday 29th February 2020. Here’s some of our dress rehearsal photos:

West Side Story – May 2019


The students in our Musical Theatre class performed ‘West Side Story’ from Thursday 30th May – Saturday 1st June 2019 at the Lowther Pavilion. Here are some photos from the dress rehearsal.

Joseph and the Technicolor Dreamcoat – June 2018


‘Joseph and the Technicolor Dreamcoat’ was performed at the Lowther Pavilion Theatre from Thursday 31st May – Saturday 2nd June 2018. Here’s some of our cast in rehearsal:

Little Women – March 2018


Our principal students from our 2016 production of Little Women worked hard to produce a revival ensemble version of our multi-award winning production at Our Lady’s Star of the Sea Parish Centre from Thursday 22nd – Saturday 24th March 2018, here is a preview of our dress rehearsal:

Sister Act – February 2018


We are so proud of our musical theatre students! The Sound of Musical Theatre Company’s production of Sister Act was so well-received. Here are a few of the comments:

Urinetown – June 2017


Our production of Urinetown received 7 NODA nominations, take a look at this snippet below.