Student Achievements

Here at Stage Plus we are incredibly proud of every student’s success, in both the Performing Arts and elsewhere.

The faculty are also overwhelmed by the gratitude shown by these students, and their thanks to the school.

Past alumni remain deeply involved with the school, and give our younger students even more to aspire to!

We have listed just some of the outstanding achievements made by past and present students.

WEST END THEATRE

Emma SmithBilly Elliott – Dancer – 2010/11

Laura OwenSound of Music – Louisa – 2008/09

PROFESSIONAL DANCE COLLEGES

11261644_883251715066565_6884549879389531844_nAlfie Smith – Sept 2011 Tring Arts Educational DADA Scholarship Awarded

Aisling Longshaw – Sept 2011 Tring Arts Educational DADA Scholarship Awarded

Suzie Aries – Sept 2010 Italia Conti – Foundation Year
Sept 2011 Italia ContiYear 2 & 3 – DADA Scholarship Awarded 

Sam Hopkins – Sept 2010 CPA – full scholarship

Georgie Oates – Sept 2010 Urdang Academy – Part Scholarship Awarded

Laurence Elliott Sept 2009 Tring Park – Full Time School –
Full scholarship from Sept 2012

Eloise Markham – Sept 2009 Urdang Academy – 2nd/3rd year part scholarship

Louise Durrant – Sept 2007 LIPA – 1 year Foundation Course
Sept 2009 Masters Performing Arts

UNIVERSITIES TO STUDY PA

Emily Nix – 2015-2018 – BA HONS Dances Studies

Becca Hoodless – 2012-2015 – BA HONS Performing Arts at Cumbria Uni – Graduated with a 1:1

Jess Aries – 2009-2012 –

Lucy Newton – 2009 – 2012 – Dance and Choreography at Winchester Uni – Graduated with a  1:1

UNIVERSITIES – CONTINUED DANCE PRACTISE

Zoe Ashton– 2015-2018 – Leeds University

Harriet Watson – 2015-2018 – Bristol University 

Rachel Baker – 2015-2018 – Teacher of  Beginners Contemporary and Jazz for The Dance Society at Newcastle University.  Choreography for Uk Competitions.

Hannah Austin – 2009-2012 – Captain of the Dance Squad at Aberystwyth Uni11018585_880978618627208_8769796768677338967_n

 BALLET/CONTEMPORARY SCHOOLS

Laurence ElliotThe Royal Ballet School – Full Time from Sept 2015

Emma SmithLondon Senior Ballet – Sept 2011/12/13/14

Elena Buxton Laban Centre for Advanced TrainingSept 2010/2011/2012

Georgie Oates & Aisling Longshaw Central School of Ballet – Pre-Seniors 09/10

TALENT COMPETITIONS

Becca Hoodless won the Best of Bucks Talent Competition at the Aylesbury Waterside Theatre on 18th March 2012.

7 students performed Edgar Allen Poe and got down to the final 9 in a talent contest at the Aylesbury Waterside Theatre on 24th November 2011.

LONDON CHILDREN’S BALLET (LCB)

Ballet Shoes 2010 – Aisling Longshaw

Snow White 2009 – Laurence Elliott & Georgie Oates
(Georgie Oates was Awarded Best Dancer/Performer)

The Secret Garden 2007 – Georgie Oates

www.londonschildrensballet.com

FUNDING

Alfie Smith was awarded the Paul Watson Bursary Award in 2009 and 2010 from the Paul Watson Fund for dance training at Tring Park School of Performing Arts (formerly Tring Arts Ed). It is an award that you audition for and is only available to boys.  He has been awarded with £1000 each year of; free lessons, workshops, days of dance/musical theatre etc over the two years.

DISNEYLAND PARIS

Emily Nix – Parade Dancer and Princess September 2014 to January 2015

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THE NUTCRACKER – OXFORD NEW THEATRE, OXFORD 2014

Emma Smith

SLEEPING BEAUTY – WATERSIDE THEATRE, AYLESBURY 2012

Emily Nix, Emma Smith, Roseanne Madon

THE NUTCRACKER – WATERSIDE THEATRE, AYLESBURY 2010

Alfie Smith. Emily Nix, Laurence Elliott, Rachel Baker, Roseanne Madon, Jemima Smith

COPPELIA – WYCOMBE SWAN THEATRE 2007

Alfie Smith, Helena Klein

www.englishyouthballet.co.uk

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JACK AND THE BEANSTALK – AYLESBURY CIVIC CENTRE 2009

Zoe Ashton, Eleanor Buxton (Dance Captain), Emily Nix (Dance Captain)


CINDERELLA – AYLESBURY CIVIC CENTRE 2008

Zoe Ashton, Eleanor Buxton, Emily Nix

PETER PAN – AYLESBURY CIVIC CENTRE 2007

Zoe Ashton, Eleanor Buxton, Eloise Markham, Emily Nix,
Georgie Oates, Alfie Smith

ALADDIN – AYLESBURY CIVIC CENTRE 2006

Eloise Markham, Emily Nix, Georgie Oates, Laura Owen


SHOWS

Charity Show for Iain Rennie Hospice – Shelley Theatre, Marlow – 1st March 2014

Becky Nix, Emily Nix, Kirsty Peacock, Rachel Baker, Emma Smith, Jenni Hunt, Harriet Nix, Bethany Wright, Holly Wright, Imogen Wyatt and Martha Bixley

1st Birthday Party at the Waterside Theatre, Aylesbury – 24th November 2011

After auditioning and getting down from 45 acts to the last 9 we performed in the final……

Becky Nix, Emily Nix, Kirsty Peacock, Charlie Young, Becca Hoodless, Zoe Stratford,
Lucy Smith

Charity Show for Iain Rennie Hospice – Shelley Theatre, Marlow – 19th November 2011

Becky Nix, Emily Nix, Kirsty Peacock, Rachel Baker, Lucy Smith and Jenni Hunt

Mayors Fundraiser for the Winter Shelter – Town Hall, High Wycombe
21st November 2010

Alfie Smith, Jemima Smith, Emily Nix, Becky Nix, Harriet Nix, Elena Buxton, Holly Farquhar, Harriet Watson, Zoe Ashton, Roseanne Madon, Charlotte De Val, Andrew Smith, Lucy Smith, Kirsty Peacock, Lucy Webster, Bethany Wright, Holly Wright, Dorothy Gardner, Chelsey Richardson

Just Dance – Waterside Theatre – 28th September 2010

Alfie Smith, Jemima Smith, Emily Nix, Becky Nix, Harriet Nix, Elena Buxton, Becca Hoodless, Holly Farquhar, Harriet Watson, Zoe Ashton, Lottie Waston, Roseanne Madon, Charlotte De Val, Andrew Smith, Lucy Smith, Isabella Campbell Harry, Emily Campbell Harry, Amy Crowe-Lamont, Kirsty Peacock, Lucy Webster.

Cirque De Musique – Mayors Appeal – Swan – 2nd May 2010

Alfie Smith, Becca Hoodless, Elena Buxton, Emily Nix, Holly Farquhar,
Lucy Webster, Rachel Baker, Sam Hopkins, Zoe Ashton