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About the Perform4ALL project

FREE performing arts and dance-based workshops

The Perform4ALL project offers FREE drama and dance-based workshops to primary schools across London and the South-East.

Last year, almost 350,000 KS1 children enjoyed these unique energetic and imaginative sessions at over 2,000 schools.

Facilitated by a DBS-checked trained professional actor, each workshop lasts 30 minutes and is designed for a class of up to 30 children in a large space such as the school hall.

Based around a different theme each term, the sessions are ideal as an introduction to the performing arts or as a fun treat during the school term.

Click to find out about next term's KS1 theme: Around the World or our Dance4ALL workshops.

Then complete our online form to book a FREE Drama4ALL workshop for your school.

Jade was wonderful with the children and engaged them all with a workshop perfectly suited to their age range and interests. She ensured that the less confident children were given time and support to articulate their ideas. The staff were all very impressed by how smoothly everything ran and we would love to have you back!

– Lisa Scott

We really enjoyed the workshop! All the teachers were really positive about the experience.

– Martha Williams

Katie kept the children engaged. She was very animated. All workshops were age appropriate and the timed well.

– Ria Henry

The children had such a fantastic time and thank you for this brilliant opportunity! It really inspired the children and they came in this morning and told me all about it.

– Jess Lock

The teacher was excellent, full of enthusiasm and had the class gripped!

– Fiona Lamey

Jade was absolutely fabulous! The children were all engaged and thoroughly enjoyed the session. The only shame was it went so quickly would have loved a longer session. Also would have liked Y4-6 to enjoy the experience too!

I couldn’t fault Jade at all she was fantastic though and I would love some information on both after school clubs based at our school and possibly curriculum based lesson days. Many many thanks!

– Gemma Wand

The workshop was imaginative ad engaging, all children took part and then even used these ideas in a piece of writing that afternoon. Thank you!

– Sinead O'Grady

All children were interested and fully engaged during Perform's Castle Workshop. The workshop included a lovely mix of music and movement and even some of the more reluctant members of the class joined in! The children were so keen, they asked for the leaflets to be given out at the end of the day so they could tell their paretnts.

– Fran Heritage

Jade was absolutely fantastic with our children today and yesterday. The children and staff were completely engaged with her and I have received some very positive feedback from staff, children and even parents from the children going home all excited.

– Kim Lambert

The sessions were pitched at just the right level and for just the right time for our children. Both staff and children enjoyed the session and it was great for encouraging listening, attention and speaking skills for the younger children.

– Merrion Waring

The workshops were brilliant! The children were enthusiastic and excited to join in. We loved the way maths, history, geography and science were all touched upon in the workshop and learning to say hello in different languages was great.

– Gail Whittingham

I had so many lovely comments from the staff about Stephanie's workshops. She totally captured the children's imagination and had them entranced with her magical stories.

– Selina Barrick

The workshops were incredibly good and the children were engaged throughout. The feedback from all teachers and children was incredibly positive. Natalie was professional and engaging and full of energy. Thanks for a fantastic morning Natalie. We will be looking at at the topics to book again.

– Rachel Noblett

Miranda was fantastic, the best Perform leader we have had.at Hazelwood. She had a wonderful manner with the children. They were thoroughly engaged throughout the workshop. Thank you.

– Mrs Stephanie Taylor

All children across EYFS enjoyed the workshop. India was very professional and showed great enthusiasm which inspired the children with helping them to use their imagination.

Thank you India for a fab workshop!

– Amy Dymond

Catherine was fantastic with the children (the children were a range of ages from EYFS/KS1-KS2), she really engaged with all the children.

The children loved the workshop so much, we went on to make potions in our outside area. Then we wrote recipes for our magic potions. Thank you very much!

– Poppy Boby

Lizzie was ABSOLUTELY brilliant and had all of the children engaged right from the start. The pace and suitability of the sessions were fantastic. She differentiated the sessions for the different year groups and I had lots of positive feedback from other teachers. The nursery children in my class absolutely LOVED it and to see the enjoyment in their faces was delightful. Thank you so much Lizzie!

– Becky Taylor

Lovely session, very engaging and well led. We would highly recommend!

– Miss Leigh

Daisy engaged ALL of the children in the workshop and the children were very excited to get involved. All of the teachers commented on her professionalism and enthusiasm.We have children with additional needs and Daisy was great at involving all children and managing behaviour appropriately.

– Hannah Pauley

Excellent and engaging every child left with a smile on their face.

– Orooj Khalil

All classes and teachers that participated have fedback to me and said they thoroughly enjoyed the workshop and that Katy was confident delivering it to the 3 different age groups.

– Alison Edgar

My class absolutely loved their workshop with Stephanie. she made it very engaging and fun for them! Thank you.

– Nicola Pearce

Thank you very much for two wonderful days of drama. The delight on the children's faces said it all. It was fabulous!

– Josephine Roberts

The session was very engaging and the children thoroughly enjoyed themselves - all the way from Reception to Year 3. James was very good at keeping the session pacy and fun.

– Clara Miele

Oliver was awesome. The children were transfixed on his every word. The story captured their imagination and they were eager to embark with Merlin's on his magical quest to retrieve King Arthur's sword excalibur. Oliver had a great rapport with all 30 children. His energy, charisma and personal engagement with them enhanced their enjoyment of an amazing drama workshop. The children were buzzing with enthusiam and haven't stopped talking about it. Thank you

– Myra Cruickshank

Feedback from children and staff was excellent. Many of the children continued to play the workshop when they came out to playtime!

– Elizabeth Boyer

Rhia is quite exceptional. I always make sure any students or NQTs are able to observe her as her behavior management and enthusiasm are fabulous. Our children are getting to know her now and can never wait to take part. She also enabled us to include an autistic child in a lesson - he was very vocal but totally included!

– Jacky Halton

All of our children had a wonderful time during the workshop. Thank you so much!

– Pat Stewart

All teachers were highly impressed with Chloe today. Sessions were all age appropriate and tailored to the children's needs. The children all loved the sessions and were talking about it at the end of the day.

– Hannah Malhotra

The workshop was brilliant the children and teachers had the best time and it helped a lot of the children gain confidence.

Thank you

– Stewart

Engaging and fun, the children loved it.

– Charine O'Shea

Chloe adapted her workshop for the enjoyment of all the children. They were thoroughly engaged in imaginative creativity.

– Johanna Arden

My class absolutely loved it! The lady that was running the workshop had them in the palm of her hand. The theme was lovely (especially as we had been reading Mr Majeika books) and they were all totally engaged – even my quieter ones!

– Irene Moss

As usual your staff are delightful and the children responded positively and enthusiastically to them.

– Cathy Jones

Very well planned and organised. The children loved it and had a fantastic time. It was the first thing they told their parents about at the end of the day!

– Hannah Webb

My Reception class absolutely loved the workshop. Kate held their attention from start to finish.

– Jane Amphlett

The children really enjoyed the workshop, it was a great way for the children to express themselves. Thank you Ben and Drama4All

– Karly Charles

Rhia was amazing! As a teacher I found her inspiring and my class loved the session. They were very engaged and her group control strategies were very effective. The subject matter was spot on as we are currently looking at 'castles.'

– Alison Chilton

Thank you so much for a wonderful afternoon of fun and excitement for the children. As always your Staff are very positive in their attitude and management of the children.

A truly enjoyable afternoon for ALL the children.

– Edel Rose

Excellent organisation and delivery. Chloe was easily able to adapt the session when I arrived late! The children enjoyed it and were engaged throughout.

– Victoria Jarvis

The children and staff absolutely loved it and it they were all so engaged and happy.

Rebekah was outstanding and I cannot recommend her highly enough.

– Bradley Carter

Katie was very enjoyable to watch and she had every single child engaged with the activities.

– Molly Bingham

Kate was so energetic and the children absolutely loved it! They were so engaged throughout and had huge smiles on their faces! Thank you so much!

– Christine Bowman

Every class really enjoyed their workshop, they were inspiring, engaging and creative and the children were beaming with happiness throughout. Oliver was fantastic at engaging all children in particular our SEN children who all engaged and took part. Oliver was really enthusiastic and all staff were really impressed!

– Holly Robinson

Rhia was engaging to all, including some of our most challenging children and those with SEN. The children's enjoyment of the workshop then continued into the playground where they acted out scenes from Peter Pan!

– Laura Sherwell

The children really enjoyed the sessions and responded well to Olivia. She was brilliant with the children.

– Kristina Kanaris

I had the privilege of being in one of the sessions today. Harriet got the pupils engaged from the very beginning of the session. The session was aimed appropriately and all pupils said it was great fun!

– Mrs Caroline Courtney

The workshop was fun, interactive and pitched at a level in which all children could access. Every child left the session with a big smile on their faces.

– Matthew O' Reilly

Simple concept but very effective all the children were engaged and having lots of fun. Perfect example of active learning in practise!

– Amanda Sutton

Siobhan was excellent and feedback from children and teachers all agreed . The children really enjoyed it and Siobhan had them engaged throughout.

– Teresa Lynch

It is always a pleasure to have one of the Perform team visit The Manor. All the children love the sessions and gain so much enjoyment and confidence from them. Thank you again.

– Kate Belcher

Laura was amazing with the children. She kept them interested and paced the drama appropriately for the different age groups. The children thoroughly enjoyed the experienced of being immersed in a story. Thank you.

– Raydene Dunne

Our school loves having Perform in! The children really enjoy the workshops and gain so many skills from it. The staff find it inspiring and a welcome change from the usual classroom activities. Thank you!

– Laura Pike

Hannah was an absolute delight - she had the children eating out of the palm of her hand! The staff were all very impressed with how well she handled the big groups.

– Karen Hubbard

Oliver's professionalism was outstanding: he was punctual, personable and full of energy. The children responded terrifically to his humour and enthusiasm, and the teachers commented on how well he managed the pupils. The head of Early Years spoke afterwards of how the children were buzzing after the event, one boy even saying, 'That was the best day of my life!' It really was a 10 out of 10 event - thank you!

– Sarah Cuthill

From the minute the children walked in they were so involved and excited! The use of dramatic music, character voices and costumes really brought the session alive. The fact that it was all completely free was great.

– Sian Smith

Rhia was amazing with the children. They thoroughly enjoyed the sessions. Thank you very much.

– Emma Fitzpatrick

Clare was fantastic, she performed at the children's level, she was assertive and fun, reminding children about their behaviour but also allowing them to have fun. The drama game she played was immersive and interactive and the children thought they were with Peter Pan collecting treasure. There was the perfect amount of sitting and listening and directed movement acting. Thank you.

– Rachel Lewthwaite

It's lovely to give children the opportunity to have proper drama lessons. They were very enthusiastic.

– Georgina Rawling

Tom was great, the children were captivated and loved the workshop.

– Rachel Charlton-Eve

Sam was fantastic and led a very fun & engaging workshop. My class really enjoyed the session and were still excited about it at the end of the day! The teachers of the other two classes also shared positive comments about their sessions. Thank you so much!

– Laura Bush

Stephanie was great with the children, she managed to get them all engaged and excited to join in which was lovely to see. We've had lots of talk and role play about Peter Pan since she left!

– Kate Palmer

The childen were all engaged and Natalie had plenty of enthusiasm and energy for them all.

– Joanna Carrington

Brilliantly run, my Reception class were totally engrossed.

– Lynnette Voisey

The children really enjoyed it and it was a lovely treat. Everyone was very engaged.

– Michelle Tollefsen

Stephanie was friendly, well organised and showed excellent crowd control with all the year groups! This was a super opportunity for us- we feel inspired by the workshops.

– Alex Clowes

The lady that did the session was so enthusiastic, engaging and very funny. She really catered for the needs of the children in Nursery. We would definitely like to see her again!

 

– Mahmoda begum

The staff and children really enjoyed their drama sessions. We have been fortunate enough to have you visit the school and deliver these sessions for many years now and the children always love them!

– Sally Geard

The children loved the experience. Thank you.

– Naomi Palmer

The staff and children loved it. Thank you! As one staff member said- "Did you see my EAL child? She was beaming throughout!"

– Sally Geard

The learners thoroughly enjoyed their workshop. Chloe was full of energy and kept all engaged.

– Adele Stewart

Anna was very accomodating. The feedback from the staff and pupils alike ws very positive; comments such as "great fun, engaging and brilliant". Teachers also commented on the enthusasium of Anna and that "pupils were hanging on her every word". Amazing to see all year groups enjoying drama - laughter and smiles all round. Superb workshop!

– Mrs Julia Ward

The children in Early years thoroughly enjoyed the workshop that was delivered by Sarah. They tell me they are looking forward to the next one.

– Jonnette Bowen

Isabella was very enthusiastic and energetic. The children thoroughly enjoyed the workshop and all benefited from it.

– Teresa Kentish

The reception children loved the experience and the teachers were highly impressed with the leader. She had great enthusiasm and managed the children excellently.

– Karishma Laloobhai

The children were engaged and mesmerised by the leaders characterisation and fun activities.

– Cate Hamilton

This was FANTASTIC! Catherine was very professional but extremely enthusiastic and energetic. She had every single child in my class engaged and the other teachers all remarked on how much their children loved it too. Thank you very much for this brilliant opportunity to get involved in some important role play. I've had 2 or 3 Drama4All experiences now, every one of them engaging and irresistible to get involved in. I think it is a wonderful idea.

– Eve Lockett

Charlee was an excellent workshop provider. The children were engaged from start to finish and were talking about the workshop during the day to their friends and teachers. A really lovely day with a very engaging and presenter.

– N Wyman

Indigo was a brilliant leader throughout all of our sessions. She was very engaging and professional. The children and adults thoroughly enjoyed the sessions, would use again.

– Lee-Anne Roche

Katy was amazing! She had a great relationship with the children and a lovely attitude. The children really loved interacting with her. She had their attention and imagination hooked.

– Rebecca Lamb

The Peter Pan workshops were fantastic, the children were highly engaged and motivated to become part of the story.

– Fiona Drury

Daisy was great fun & in complete control of the children. They enjoyed the session and incorporated Peter Pan into their play for the rest of the day.

– Claire Watson

Katie was brilliant and all the children loved the workshop. We have never had a bad experience with Perform4ALL, they are the best workshops that I have used in my 11 years teaching experience. We will certainly be booking for next year! Thank you.

– Charlotte Baker

Charlee was a very engaging presenter who worked well with all the children. All groups thoroughly enjoyed the workshops and feedback from staff on the content and Charlee was very good.

– N WYman

Kate was amazing and very interactive. The children thoroughly enjoyed the workshop. Thank you!

– Nidhi Khurana

Laura was very enthusiastic and really engaged the children.

– jo worrall

We really enjoy the immersive workshops! The children love it too!

– Emily Freeman

All staff commented how good Amy was today and she kept the children fully engaged. Our children love to participate in a Perform workshop.

– Sarah spiteri

The kids loved it and it gave me some great ideas to try! Thank you.

– Michelle Holdsworth

All the classes that did the workshop gave really good feedback and had thoroughly enjoyed their session. They were engaged, motivated and enthusiastic throughout the day and were still talking about it at home time.

– Isabella

Feedback from all 7 teachers who attended sessions was extremely positive and children and staff seems energised and enthused. Sam had a lovely demeanour and was able to draw the children out. Even my shyest Nursery children joined in, so it was a very inclusive and positive experience for all.

– Faye Peters

The sessions were great! Age appropriate, the children were enthused and engaged.

Thank you.

– Stefanie Reay

The children and staff really enjoyed the sessions. Charlee was engaging and friendly. Thank you so much!

– Iona Rolfe

The children loved this workshop it was ideally suited for children of Reception age.

– Jane Langham

My class were absolutely buzzing with enthusiasm. They all really enjoyed the workshop.

– Sarah Howells

The children thoroughly enjoyed the workshop and continued to perform Peter Pan in their role play long after the workshop had finished. Thank you.

– Vicky Stanborough

Every single child was motivated and excited by the session and they all talked about it for the rest of the day. Thanks you so much!

– Libby Manktelow

Ben was fantastic and the children thoroughly enjoyed their session with him. He was enthusiastic and did a great job with all classes. Thank you so much, as always - a fantastic workshop.

– Laurielle Jackson

All children really enjoyed the variety of games and activities. Lots of laughs and fun had today! Ellen was exceptionally friendly and had a great manner with all children.

– Katie Eaton

Hannah was fantastic with the children and kept all year groups thoroughly engaged! The children were so excited and are still talking about it all today. Would definitely recommend Hannah for workshops again!

– Angela Brophy

Alana was absolutely fantastic. All children were able to participate in the session regardless of their ability or needs. It was wonderful to see them enjoy the performing arts, led in a professional and enthusiastic manner.

– Matthew Willsher

Alana was amazing, so passionate and enthusiastic about drama! She had the children gripped throughout and they clearly enjoyed every minute of the workshop. Each workshop was adapted to make it age appropriate and all children could then participate. A great session, largely due to Alana's presentation.

– Natasha Moynihan

Katy was wonderful with he children- her energetic, cheerful demeanour was infectious. The children and staff thoroughly enjoyed the workshop.

– Wayne Clayton

Sophie managed a very boisterous class with professionalism and fun! The children were able to follow the instructions well and all were able to join in. Sophie also came and supported any children who needed help quickly and in a friendly and encouraging manner.

 

– Analucia Pinto del Rio

Every teacher I spoke to said their class thoroughly enjoyed the workshop. They left feeling inspired and exhilarated.

– Jonnette Bowen

All children enjoyed the sessions hugely. The adults who were present spoke highly of the session. Our reception teachers commented about the great assessment/observations they could do of their class.

– Amy Knight

I was very impressed with how interactive the workshop was. As well as encouraging skills such as speaking, listening and focus it was also lovely to see less confident children having the courage to expand their thoughts and ideas through drama. The children were totally engaged from start to finish. They absolutely loved being able to participate in such an exciting adventure.

– Karen Hankin

Stephanie was amazing at her job and excellent with the children. All of the children had great fun and so did the teachers! Thank you for a memorable morning!

– Leah Wilkes

Luke was great fun. He was engaging and full of life. The children responded really well and bought into him. They were fully engaged and had a great time.

– Arzu Deveci

All children were very engaged and they enjoyed it. They talked about the session after and one boy said he loved it so much. Thank you

– Gemma Williams

The children were thoroughly engaged in activities. I thought the link with science (shadows) and drama was very good and Lizzie's explanation was clear and well-grounded in the subjects.

– Anita Leech

Victoria was very energetic and kept the children engaged throughout all the sessions. The children thoroughly enjoyed the workshop and the staff generally found Victoria impressive as she had just the right level of energy and enthusiasm.

– Rose de la Cuesta

Lauren was superb and entertained them all, whilst also maintaining high expectations for their participation and behaviour. It was very well pitched and the children thoroughly enjoyed themselves. Thank you very much.

– Miss H Winchester

Lucinda was brilliant, very bubbly and entertaining . The children loved it and were fully focused throughout.

– Katrina Reay

Indigo was professional, great with the children and led a very well structured session.

– Val Thomas

Thoroughly enjoyable as always. The children were fully engaged and continued with their Peter Pan role play back in the classroom. Many thanks indeed.

– Carolyn Talbot

Olivia was brilliant and all classes had a wonderful immersive experience. Thank you for coming.

– Sharon Osborne

Katherine was excellent! She has a lovely way with the children. She was fun and energetic but still had complete control. After the session Year 2 produced some lovely creative pieces of writing based on Neverland - Thank you. We hope to see her again soon.

– Alexandra Whitty

Antoinette was very warm, professional and fun . She managed to include the shy and difficult children superbly so everyone joined in and I can honestly say everyone had a fantastic time.

– Ms Anita Adamek

Harriet was extremely professional. She was animated included all children and explained things really well and was extremely child friendly and pitched Peter Pan well. She was highly energetic and kept the children motivated.

– Jacqueline Cunningham

Claire was very engaging with all the children. She was very patient and gave the children lots of praise. One teacher said the children were totally hooked!

– Karen Roberts

Ollie was absolutely brilliant! He couldn’t have been better! The children had a brilliant time and we’re totally captivated. Ollie had a lot of positive energy and his behaviour management was excellent. Please pass this feedback on to him, we were all so impressed.

– Juliet Alcock

It has been an excellent morning enjoyed by all the children. They were thoroughly involved and animated. Emily worked well with the children and was very encouraging and positive.

– Julie Field

Sophie was fantastic and had great enthusiasm. The children thoroughly enjoyed the workshop, especially when Captain Hook made an appearance! I had lots of excitable and positive comments afterwards! Would highly recommend.

– Emily Corry

We are a tricky school with a number of children who struggle with their behaviour.. Sam was brilliant with them.. they all took part, loved it and the teacher's were very impressed... Thank you so much for giving our kids a wonderful and memorable experience.

– Jessica Williams

The children had a great time and Andrew had just the right balance of fun and activities. All the children were engaged even those that are often reluctant to.

– Michelle Davies

She was lovely and kept the children very engaged throughout the lessons. She also adapted to the level of each group. It was a great experience!

– Jeannette Farago

Laura had a great manner with the children, was very calm and encouraging and the children loved the workshops.

– Tess Coller

Jordan was brilliant with the children. All children were encouraged to join in, take part and they all throughly enjoyed themselves.

– Helen O'Brien

Laura was fabulous!

Every teacher commented on how much they enjoyed watching the entire session. The teachers enjoyed watching the children who can be shy or reserved come out of their shell. These sessions really engage children and leave them wanting more.

Thank you!

– Carly

All the teachers, and many who walked past the workshops, thought that the content and the practitioner were outstanding. The age range did not change the quality of input in each workshop. Teachers said that on return to class the children were energised and more engaged in their learning than normal. It was brilliant and the children were bowled over by it!

– Michael Holland

Alexandra was great with the children and kept them engaged throughout.

– Laura Mannas

Lucy was great, very professional, inspiring and fun. She had good control of the groups, and kept them busy and involved. It was a real treat, thank you!

– Leonie Brown

Katherine was full of energy and the children responded to her really well by listening and following instructions, whilst having a blast.

– Jessica

It was the best workshop I ever had in a class, lots of energy, very interesting... All my colleagues and childrens were really happy.

Thanks!

– sebastien NOWAK

It was really fun and engaging. All the activities were so inclusive. The drama session based on movements and making different sounds was really enjoyable for children . It really helped them to focus in their lesson afterwards in the class.

 

– Michael Holland

Samantha was lovely and the children had a blast today. Thank you so much!

– Leanne Dring (nee Biles)

The children really enjoyed the drama session and we would definitely book to have you again. Thanks very much!

– Ellie Malt

Charlee was an amazing Perform leader! All of the children were engaged and had lots of fun throughout the sessions.

– Hayley Summerbell

It was wonderful. Children were in awe. Captivated from start to beginning.

– Eloise Long

The children loved the workshop and had so much fun! All I have heard from the other teachers is praise and how fantastic Lucy was and how she kept the children engaged the whole time.

– Louise Tilley

Really good and engaging. Hannah was enthusiastic for both sessions and was nice she had two characters.

– Samantha Bates

The nursery children were playing putting on a show of Peter Pan during the free flow in the afternoon. A good sign that they loved it .

The level was pitched well for the reception age and the children were really excited by the workshop .

Thank you so much.

– Jo bourne

The children were all fully engaged in the workshop. We felt that Laura pitched the activity perfectly for our reception pupils. It was fun and inspiring. We have decided to continue the theme of Peter Pan this week as the children enjoyed it so much.

– Jacqueline Glen

Really good feedback from all classes and teachers. Children loved the drama and Sophie was fabulous - very good with the children and made drama fun!

– Gemma Powell

Charlotte was very enthusiastic and showed excellent behaviour management skills within the workshops. All children thoroughly enjoyed themselves throughout the activities. The use of music set the atmophere and a wide range of activities were used to tell the story. I particularly liked the bubble game, whereas the children loved meeting Captain Hook.

Thank you :-)

– Linsay Beaver

A fantastic workshop which was enjoyed by children from reception to year 2. The teachers spoke so highly of the activities that the pupils took part in. The leader was highly motivational and the children were very engaged.

– Sophie baldock

The children and staff all enjoyed their sessions. A number of staff commented on the response of some of their children who are really shy and how they came to life in the sessions which was wonderful to see. I know they have spoken directly to the parents of these children. We all had a wonderful time. Thank you so much.

– Louise Weston

The children from pre-school and reception LOVED their workshops this morning. Hannah was very professional and her enthusiasm was so infectious! On returning to class, one of our shyest children asked if Peter Pan was coming back tomorrow as he missed him already!

– Erin Munnelly

Feedback from all teachers was amazing! Ashley was professional, enthusiastic and all kids were engaged and had a fantastic time! Thanks Ashley!

– Lucy marshall

The session was fantastic as always. The leader was so high energy that the children were completely engaged throughout. Behaviour management was superb and the children had a brilliant time. I would always have perform back as the workshops are consistently good.

– Nicky Thickpenny

The session for Foundation Stage was brilliant. The children thoroughly enjoyed it and were laughing and smiling throughout. It was great to see my whole class getting involved. I have also heard nothing but positive feedback from the other classes and teachers.

– Danielle Rackley

The workshop was excellent. Chloe, the leader was energetic and in character from the moment the children entered the hall. This ensured there was immediately the feeling of awe and wonder right from the beginning with music playing and Chloe in character. The children were engaged throughout and enthused by the session.

– Kelly Brown

Claire was excellent in all four sessions and the adults confirmed how the children were so enthusiastic and engaged in every session - it was a brilliant opportunity to develop the children’s imaginations and drama skills.

– Rupesh Hirani

Sam was fantastic! The children were hooked from the moment we arrived! They were in the palm of Sams hand throughout and she had superb behaviour control as the workshop was pretty exciting! All four teachers agreed this was a brilliant season. Thank you very much for sharing it with us.

– Annette Turner

Laura delivered very engaging sessions which were enjoyed by all!

– Hayley Davies

All the children were engaged and really enjoyed the workshop. Thank you.

– Davina Tunkel

The children loved it and have been calling themselves Superheroes since Monday! Staff have made lots of positive comments too.

Olivia was great, so friendly and professional. We'd love to have her back again.

– Bina Thakker

The workshop was wonderful, the girls were captivated throughout!

– Sally Kellow

The children really enjoyed being super heroes for the day and the message of saving the planet definitely came across

– Esther Moore

We were very impressed with the control Rachel had over the class. The children clearly loved the session and were talking about it for the rest of the day.

– Rachel Griffiths

Gemma was awesome... she held the attention of the children aged from 3 up and was just so enthusiastic and easy to get along with. Many thanks as we really enjoyed her sessions!

– Victoria McSorland

The staff and children really enjoyed the workshops lead by Laura. She was fantastic and behaviour management was amazing. Thank you so much. We would love to see you again.

– Fiona Armstrong

The workshop was very interactive and all the children took part. The children enjoyed the super hero theme.

– Julie Russell

From the very start of the session the children were captivated and engaged with Andrew in his role of a superhero. There was a really good balance of hype and excitement as well as the information regarding the 3 R's. It allowed us to return to class and continue with the idea of "saving the planet" Would consider booking again. Many thanks

– Sharon Martin

Ashley was fantastic and all the children from all four of the classes (Nursery, Reception Y1, Y2) were all very excited and engaged throughout the entirety of each of their sessions.

– Jessica Wilding

Alana was once again excellent. The children were thoroughly engaged and bursting with enthusiasm by the end of the session!

– Tom White

Lucie's workshops were much enjoyed by the three classes. The teachers all commented on how engaged the children were and how Lucie dealt with any challenging behaviour in a very professional manner.

– Alison Rogers

The children and staff were really engaged in the lessons. Our lead PE coach commented on how much the children were engaged and the fantastic relationship that Claire had with the children.

– Sean Moran

All the teachers commented on how much the children enjoyed the lessons. Chloe's delivery of the session meant that the children were engaged and children of all abilities were able to take part.

– Sean Moran

We had a great time! Oliver was very professional and created a real buzz for the children. They absolutely loved it!

– Hannah Neacy

We had a fantastic morning! The children really enjoyed the dance that they taught and performed, and loved the video on the website too.

– Megan Maclean

Thank you Olivia! The children thoroughly enjoyed your workshops and this work provided fantastic inspiration for our superheroes topic in EYFS and the children's understanding about climate change, it's impact and how we can better look after the environment.

– Ben Mearhart

Can we just say that it is an absolute pleasure to have Rhia working in our school. Her rapport with the children and her behaviour management are both outstanding. Staff were particularly appreciative of the fact that she had remembered some of the children's names from her last visit and also commented on the progress that some of them had made. We really hope some of the children choose to come and join your group.

– Jacky Halton

Katherine was one of the best Perform leaders we have had. The energy she had the whole way through the day was incredible! The boys were buzzing after each session. It was very evident at lunchtime, when boys were so excited to see Katherine around the school and wanted to talk to her about saving the planet and their superhero character. Thank you for a great day Katherine!

– Elizabeth Wood

Fantastic drama session this morning. All the children (from reception to year 2) were engaged in Superhero theme from the beginning and keen to help save the planet! Hannah was fantastic with the children - not only was she very enthusiastic but she also set clear expectations and managed behaviour brilliantly. Please pass on our thanks.

– Janine Bond

Harriet was fantastic with all the age groups. The feedback from staff has been really positive. I managed to pop into most workshops at different times and all the children were engaged and enjoying themselves. It was a very energetic 30 minutes for them all!

– Bina Thakker

Lucy was absolutely fabulous and did a fantastic job with all the age groups. The pupils had a wonderful half hour. She was so good with all of the children and had them 'eating out of the palm of her hand'. Her behaviour management was excellent and the pupils were really engaged throughout. Thank you so much. We have already booked workshops for next term and in the Autumn and we are looking at booking World Book Day and the Safety online workshops.

– Sarah Coop

Thank you for being so enthusiastic and engaging! The children thoroughly enjoyed the work shop and it was a delight to see them use many of the ideas in their child initiated learning.

– Helen Green

Amazing!! Thank you so much - the children loved it!

We did a writing lesson on superheroes straight afterwards as we were all inspired.

– Lina Barker

The children thoroughly enjoyed the workshop and all staff gave positive feedback, including our Executive Headteacher!

– Joe Elliott

Chloe was very professional and enthusiastic, even at the end of the day after repeating the Superhero workshop 8 times. The teachers commented on how engaged the children were and how well the workshops were run.

Please pass on our thanks to Chloe for an enjoyable day.

– Alison Thirtle

All the children were engaged from the moment Superhero Laura led them on their mission including those who often lack confidence.

– Sarah Hayes

We are always impressed by how your leaders capture the children’s interest and engage them in exciting, imaginative and expressive activities.

– Nicki Turner

Katy was enthusiastic and engaging, she had the children thoroughly captivated from start to end. I was impressed at how she got all the children to join in and it left them thinking about bigger issues back in the classroom.

– Karen Miles

Samuel was incredible!! He is the best workshop we've had in years. He maintained excellent energy and enthusiasm throughout the day whilst having excellent control of groups including some with challenging behaviour. The quality was fabulous, really great music, and the children were so engaged. Fantastic!!! Thank you very much Samuel.

– Anna Middleton

The children were so engaged and really enjoyed the dance workshop. At the end of the day, the children from all three classes got together and performed the dance as one, thanks to the link left by Chloe.

– Katie Pearce

Indigo was absolutely fantastic in all of the workshops today. All of the adults that took part in workshop said how much they had enjoyed it, and that it was so lovely to see so many big smiles from the children!

– Megan Maclean

Lelda did a fantastic job. The workshop was very engaging for the children. Lelda adapted the performances to meet the needs of the different classes. Overall a great workshop. A great starter for our superhero day next week.

– Samirah Mahmood

Thank you so much for a brilliant morning. Our EYFS children really enjoyed joining in and continued the superhero fun back in the classroom. Our KS1 children loved the environmental element to their session. Our children were really engaged and it was fantastic to see their confidence develop throughout the session.

– Anna Newman

The session was pitched well for the age group of the children who thoroughly enjoyed the session.

Thank you

– Emma Whitmarsh

Always a delight to have Perform Drama in our Libraries.

– Sarah Greenaway

I would like to say a huge thank you to Andrew for running our workshops today. The children absolutely loved the sessions and Andrew was inspiring. Even our most timid children were keen to join in, because they were enthralled by the story telling element.

The stickers were also a big hit!

Thank you.

– Meghan English

Rebekah was excellent! All pupils (over 200) and staff thoroughly enjoyed her workshops which were appropriately pitched and so much fun. The children came out buzzing! Thank you very much.

– Stephanie Gavin

The workshop was engaging and exciting and the content of the session was pitched perfectly for the Reception age group. Carl was very enthusiastic and the session moved at a good pace which meant the children were always entertained and engaged. There was a great mix of drama, singing, actions and dance. Carl demonstrated excellent control of the group, particularly as he didn't know the children. The children loved this sessions.

– Aisling Duffy

The children all had a fantastic time and really enjoyed the workshops. Harriet was lovely with the children and very enthusiastic, all the way through to the last of the 6 sessions!

– Tegan Havens

Just to say a big thank you to Tereza. The children all really enjoyed her session and I was so impressed with how fun and engaging the session was for the children. She didn’t hold back or have any inhibitions and was completely in character which made the experience really magical for the children.

– Becky Ingham

It was such a lovely session! Luke was very engaging and the children loved becoming superheroes.

His behaviour management was very effective and kept children who find group work more difficult active throughout the workshop. The children enjoyed the session so much that in the garden straight after, they were all becoming superheroes and reenacting the role play they had just been involved in.

Thank you very much for such a great workshop!

– Kaleish Franklin

All the children had a wonderful time whilst learning about recycling. The laughter and enjoyment brought a huge smile to my face. Thank you!

– Jackie Olcot

Your leaders are always incredibly cheerful and enthusiastic. They always get the best from the children with their energetic and well-planned sessions.

– Belinda Clothier

Both children and adults enjoyed the workshop. It provided the adults a hook to start the work linked to the work they had planned and gave the children the excitment to complete the work set.

– Lynette Allsop

Alex was fantastic with the children, she was enthusiastic and really got the children involved. I have had lots of teachers coming to tell me how much their children enjoyed the workshop! Thank you so much!

– Emma Grimley

The children were engaged and excited to join in. It was lovely to see all children able to shine .

– Alissa Bobrow

Katie was excellent, her energy and enthusiasm managed to capture the attention of even our most challenging pupils. It was amazing to see pupils who are so often disengaged from learning, become captured by the drama and show off their imagination.

– Lucy Mannion

James was excellent and the children loved their time with him! He was so enthusiastic and fun. Thank you!

– Rachael Barltrop

Charlotte was fantastic! She was full of energy and the children really enjoyed the acitivities. She also managed over-excitement well. Thank you!

– Tara Pullin

Emily was excellent, she was particularly praised for her work with our youngest children (aged 4 - 5).

Thank you

– Debbie Knights

All the children engaged really well, from our most able to those who don't usually enjoy performing or team games. Kate was really fun! She was very professional and positive, and kept all the activities really fast paced and interesting.

– Hollie Morgan

Enthusiastically enjoyed by pupils and teachers alike. Always a pleasure!

– Julie Perrin

Indigo was fantastic and really engaged the children. The children were buzzing after their workshop!

– Kayleigh Haden

It was a really energetic and enjoyable session and the children were all very engaged.

– Kelly

Feedback from teachers has been excellent. The children were very engaged and Hannah managed the groups really well.

We are looking into having some workshops during the next academic year.

– Victoria Bishop

Eleanor did a great job! The students were very engaged and she gave very clear and short instructions. I would definitely recommend the workshop to others!

– Leora

Hannah was very engaging and enthusiastic with the children and we all had a great morning. Thank you.

– Rachael Harvey

The teachers all spoke highly of the workshop and were impressed by the way it was run. The children had a great time and were able to transfer what they had learned into their writing to produce high quality work.

– Paul Pritchard

Alana was very enthusiastic and had a lovely manner with the boys keeping them engaged, allowing them to have their own ideas and express themselves.

– Chantal Hankin

Girls all thoroughly enjoyed the sessions and all actively involved. Good to see variation between what was taught in the Y2 class and the Y6 class.

– Kate White

Lucy was full of energy and really inspired the girls. They were all fully involved and enjoyed the sessions. THANK YOU

– Kate White

A great inclusive workshop which included all children, including SEN children. The children had a fantastic time and were able to talk about what they had learned and include this in their writing.

– Paul Pritchard

Alana was fantastic with the children and they all really enjoyed the workshop. She adapted the workshop to the different year groups which meant the were all very engaged. Thank you for this lovely experience.

– An Stachg

All the children thoroughly enjoyed their workshops and the staff came to tell me how impressed they were. Big thank you to Ella

– Catherine Tillman

Joanna was great with the children and they all had a fantastic time. They spoke about ways in which we can encourage recycling at school after the workshop.

– Jamie Stevens

Ben was very professional: phoning me a week before, arriving on time, dealing with last minute time changes. He ran the sessions very efficiently, the children absolutely loved them. The teachers were very impressed with Ben.

– Sam Moulton

Just wanted to say that children were 100% engaged, they talked about the workshop afterwards. Managing the behaviour was excellent. I had only positive feedback from the other teachers too.

– Silvia Norris

I thought the Perform workshop with my Yr R class was excellent today. The children thoroughly enjoyed it and it was a real highlight of our "Superhero" dress up day! Sam was fantastic, we loved her energy. She engaged the children really well with her songs, games and story. I would totally recommend to other schools. Thank you so much.

– Catherine Bryant

All children were engaged throughout the drama session. Emma was really good with the children. She was professional and enthusiastic she made the session fun and exciting. 

– Theresa Haine

Our children loved the workshops. They were engaged but most importantly they had fun! All teachers who participated in the workshops said that Rhia was fantastic and her positive behaviour management was exceptional, especially as she did not know the children.

– Rachael Wilkie

Anna arrived promptly this morning and was very friendly and professional. All the staff whose classes attended the sessions all said that they were great, interactive, pitched at the right level and engaging!

– Felicity Kneen

I am told it was great fun - Egyptian dances captured the imagination!

– Lesley Hearsum

Indigo managed to engage the children brilliantly throughout the session, one child came and checked with me at the end whether we were just pretending or whether it was real, which I would say is the mark of an excellent drama workshop lead by an excellent practitioner.

– Clare Stevens

Rebecca was excellent with the Nursery age group. The children were fully engaged for the whole session and had a brilliant time.

– Henrietta Cantouris

All staff involved thought it was a wonderful session. We included our nursery class this time and the Nursery Manager approached me specifically to express how brilliantly she felt Samantha ran the workshop and managed the children.

– Shelley Allen

The workshop was interactive and great fun. The children really enjoyed it and hopefully learned a lot about looking after the world.

– Mrs Maddison

Rachel was very well organised and provided a stimulating session. All the children enjoyed the workshop.

– Davina Tunkel

Really happy to see one of my more challenging children really engaged throughout, as he usually struggles to listen, focus and join in but managed all today beautifully, thanks to Ella's expertise and enthusiasm. Rest of the children all loved it too and had a marvellous time. Will be booking a workshop shortly!

– Jacky Ogilvie

Super session and all children thoroughly enjoyed it! Lucinda was amazing with the children and had them all engaged. Thank you so much for coming in!

– Charlotte Cameron

Katie was fantastic and the children really enjoyed their workshop. She was very engaging and inclusive of all the various ages and abilities in our school. We are looking forward to the other perform workshops we have booked for later this year!

– Kathryn Agius

Chloe was absolutely amazing! She was very professional and super friendly. The pupils loved the sessions and she made them all feel confident to perform.

– Luissa Galloso

The children loved it and Lucy was very organised and professional.

– Laura Tullett

The superhero workshop was absolutely fantastic today from start to finish. The leader was just brilliant and was so engaging and enthusiastic which the children reacted to so well. Thank you so much for coming to our school. We will definitely be interested in arranging another visit.

– Emily Wood

Hannah was so wonderful today; the children and staff absolutely loved the sessions and she managed the range of ages superbly. She was professional, enthusiastic and lovely to work with. Thank you for a brilliant day!

– Megan Holloway

It was great! The children were thoroughly enthralled and engaged. They were mesmerised by the workshop and all staff members expressed how great Marie was at keeping the children engaged. 

– Annabel Worlock

We thought Eleanor was great - the children were fully engaged and loved every minute.

– Lisa Wilkey

The children absolutely loved it and continued being superheros in the classroom! They had great fun.

– Alex Dennis

The children adored the session. Lucinda has such energy and connected with the children amazingly well - they were completely s pell bound by her!

– Katie Veal

Adults told me that Samantha was engaging and enthusiastic. The children enjoyed the workshops and were really involved in the theme.

– Lucy Abbasi

Chloe was absolutely amazing. I have organised a number of workshops for my classes over the year and her professionalism and enthusiasm with the kids was by far the best I have seen. 

– Holly Cuthbert

Laura was brilliant with all children, behaviour management was excellent and they all really believed they would be able to fly before home time. Even my more sceptical children believed in helping super Laura. We would love to have her back for more workshops

– holly thompson

Thank you Lizzie for a fantastic workshop. The children really enjoyed it!

– Fiona Molloy

We had an amazing morning with Rhia; my class of Reception children were so enthralled with the Superhero theme, with all the children participating enthusiastically. Year 1 thoroughly enjoyed the experience too as the theme fitted so well with their current topic. Year 2 children were thrilled with the theme of global warming and were able to identify lots of the suggestions about saving energy.

 

– Lindsay Burns

Jessica was a very professional, bubbly character and the kids all enjoyed the sessions. A specific description from one of our class teachers was - great, full of energy, engaged the children in all her activities and they seemed to enjoy it a lot!

– Stephen Webb

All the teachers who experienced the workshop were really impressed with Hannah and the workshop. We have passed on the details to our head teacher to see if we can book in for half term club!

– Jess Lock

The children thoroughly enjoyed the workshop. They were engaged throughout and were very inquisitive. They were able to be free and express themselves and were very comfortable with the drama lead Andrew.

– Fahmida Begum

Gemma was energetic and enthusiastic, the children and staff thought she was wonderful.

– Suzanne Whitcher

Thank you so much for your visit to St Matthews today. The children had a wonderful time. They were focused and engaged and couldn't stop talking about their trip to Party Land. Our Foundation Stage children were inspired to create their own super hero capes and masks afterwards, whilst the workshop prompted discussions about recycling with our Year 2 pupils. Alana was also amazing. Her bubbly, outgoing persona and energy was infectious and engaged the adults as well as the children. A fantastic day was had by all!

– Lisa O'Donovan

The session today lead by Andrew was outstanding. I have been at Highlands for 6 years and I strongly believe that this session was the most engaged I’ve ever seen pupils. Andrews enthusiasm was not only noted by my team but also by other members of staff walking through the hall. Thank you so much for such a wonderful and enriching experience for our children

– Hayley Foster

Faye’s session was completely captivating and the children loved it. It was wonderful for the children to take part in such an imaginative and exciting session, even those who would sometimes be hesitant or slower to participate. The topic link was a wonderful start to our new term and we look forward to explore reduce, reuse and recycle as the term progresses. Thank you Super Dupa!

– Kate Meynell

Thank you, this was a fantastic set of free workshops. Abby was amazing and the kids loved her, plus it gave the teachers lots of ideas about how to continue this term - the staff room was buzzing!

– Katie Alexander

Our school were really impressed with Charlotte. Behaviour management was excellent and sessions were fast paced, engaging and energetic- which captured the children's imagination

They loved it!

– Alice Feltham

Andrew was amazing, the children had the best time and he was so professional and approachable with them. The workshops were fantastic and you could tell he loved his job! The teachers were all really impressed and we can’t wait to welcome Andrew back again!

– Katie Alexander

Amazing!

Kept all the children entertained and engaged.

Very impressive.

– ZOE ROSE

All children were really engaged, excited and talked about the sessions afterwards. I really liked Jensen, he was very engaging, fun, and also adapted the session for younger children. It's great for the children to have a very enthusiastic male role model for drama.

– Jill Bartley

The children loved the sessions. We were very pleased and it inspired us all to do more drama and be more creative. Thank you

– Caroline Dobson

All the children and adults loved the workshops. Many of the teachers noted how comfortable and confident Alex made the children feel straight away. Thank you so much for giving the children such an amazing experience.

– Louise Tilley

Many thanks for a great workshop. All 4 classes thoroughly enjoyed it . The year 1 children used the workshop as a focus for independent writing and we were really pleased with their efforts.

– Mrs Diane Crutcher

Your workshops are always a hit with the children. They really enjoyed the session. Thanks for giving the children a wonderful expereince.

– Faramade Alawaye

Every session was lively and very engaging for the children. The children in the enhanced provision class for speech and language were very engaged and the session was pitched at the right level for these children. It was great to see the excitement on their faces.

– Debbie Richardson

All classes really enjoyed their workshops. Shaelee had lots of energy with the children and they responded well to her enthusiasm. Thankyou for a great morning.

Lisa

– Ms. L Downes

Emily was incredibly professional and cheery - the children responded really well to her and got a lot out of the workshop!

– Ms. A Frankau

Shae was great - so enthusiastic and the children loved it! She kept their interest throughout and had a great knowledge about dinosaurs, teaching the children new information by having fun through games and songs. Thank you!

– Ms. L Pinfield

Thank you to Charlotte for great sessions with our Nursery and Reception children. Staff and pupils had great fun and enjoyed your enthusiasm, sparkle, behaviour management and fun activities!

We hope to have you back soon for more! Thank you.

– Anke Du Toit

Martina was very enthusiastic and friendly. The children really enjoyed the workshop - as did the teachers!

– Abby Clark

A lovely and engaging workshop that inspired the children and fitted perfectly with the cross-curricular circus theme that we have been exploring in school this week.

– Lisa Burns

Rachel was animated, enthusiastic and passionate. The children were completely engaged and loved the sessions. Many Thanks!

– Mrs gemma Mitchell

The workshop was very energetic and there was never a dull moment. The children thoroughly enjoyed all of the activities. Lauren was amazing and very good at keeping their attention.

– Carly

Very engaging for the children

Very well presented

– Meg Leckie

A great energetic workshop!

– Chantelle Daley

As always all children from Year R through to Year 2 thoroughly enjoyed the workshop and were fully engaged from start to finish. Words used from the teachers when asked about the session included 'brilliant', 'excellent', 'fantastic' and it is the inclusive nature of the workshops that is most highly valued.

– Toni Keogh

Kelly was very engaging and the children loved the workshop experience. I know that the EYFS team were very impressed and have asked me for the details as they wish to book another workshop for next year.

– Lynette Allsop

Thank you Samantha! The children had a brilliant morning and haven't stopped talking about it.

– Karen Ford

Charlotte was fantastic, we had extra kids added last minute to the class but she was very helpful and flexible and a joy to work with. Her engagement with the children was excellent and the workshop was a super addition to our summer holiday activities. Please come again!

– Jeremy Cole

The workshop was absolutely amazing!

Looked like every child enjoyed fun and engaging activities.

– Dominika Wollaston

Hannah inspired and enthused our children. She retained control of each class even though her activities were lively! Well done!

Thank you.

– Jude Richards

All of the attendees and their parents/carers thoroughly enjoyed the workshop, plus the library staff too ! Charlotte captivated the children with her performance :-) We would love Charlotte to make a return visit in the future.

– Tracy Benham

Seline was great, she managed to engage the children for the entirety of each session.

– Marie Nash

Every class thought the workshop was brilliant and all teachers were impressed. We thought it was pitched perfectly and could not fault it. All children were fully engaged, active and were transported to a jungle far, far away.

– Carol Snowden

These sessions are always most impressive. The leaders always have excellent control of the children and the children respond extremely well.

– Claire Copeland

Amazing! Great session, great energy - the children loved it!!!

– Handcross Park

The children thoroughly enjoyed the session. Every single child was engaged and enthusiastic! Thanks Kate for involving everyone and being so energetic!

– Dimitra Crowhurst

It was brilliant, the children really were engaged and involved with the activities. Thank you very much Tom!

– Haley Wells

The workshop was brilliant fun and Rebecca had a wonderful way with the children. It was great for me to watch the children join in in such a positive way and they had a fantastic time throughout.

– Samantha Ruck

Bethany was excellent, she had the children completely captivated.

– Juliette Nicholson

Superb, free workshop that the children absolutely loved. Thanks so much.

– Mrs Katherine Strong

Ashia worked very well with the 3 different year groups. She was well organised and prepared. The children really enjoyed the workshops and had great fun in getting involved with the drama activities.

– Mrs G Newson

The children always love the drama workshops and talk about them for weeks afterwards! Thank you!

– Tacey Attwell

Lizzie was fantastic with our Reception class. She very quickly had all the children engaged in her fairytale adventure and was able to keep really good control of the children during a very exciting lesson. Thank you Lizzie, we had a wonderful time.

– Julie Fileld

Laura was absolutely fantastic. All of the staff and children thoroughly enjoyed the sessions today! I can honestly say that my children were 100% engaged and enthused! I would highly recommended this to many other teachers/schools/parents. Thank you so much!

– Emily Jakeman

Punctual, professional, lovely relationship with the children...they all loved the Fairy Rap!

– Penny Stephenson

Great behaviour management and Olivia was very enthusiastic which the children loved. Thank you.

– Mandy Barnes

This was an excellent day and all the staff were really pleased with the content of the workshop, the lovely manner of Caitlin and the enthusiasm and enjoyment she instilled in the children.

– Angela Roach
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