Flying High News & Past Events

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Dance group accepted for Episodes 2018

Dance group accepted for Episodes 2018

Flying High has once again been accepted to take part in the Episodes dance show, with this year's event set to take place on Sunday 18 March 2018. We have been there many times before and Episodes always gives our young dancers a chance to perform on some of the biggest stages in our area. Th…

The show must go on!

The show must go on!

We were very sorry to have to cancel our Christmas Showcase yesterday, but this week the performances will go on! Sharings will be taking place at the end of each session throughout this last week of term. All the young people need to be dropped off at their usual start times please. Times for th…

Positive Moves dance group for people with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities

Positive Moves dance group for people with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities

In February 2018 we will be starting a dance group, called Positive Moves, for young people with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND). The sessions will take place on Tuesday between 5-6pm at Pond Hills Lane and will cost £3 per workshop. The aim of the group will be to develop …

Christmas Showcase schedule and update

Christmas Showcase schedule and update

Tickets for the 2.15pm Inter/Senior Showcase and the 1.00pm Junior Showcase are now sold out. There are plenty of tickets for the other Showcases. N.B. The second Junior Showcase will begin at 5.45pm not 5.30pm as stated on the tickets. If you have not got tickets and would like to buy s…

Snap our advert in panto programmes

Snap our advert in panto programmes

We recently told you how excited we were to have our new advert in the programmes at both the Nottingham Playhouse and Theatre Royal. If you spot it we would absolutely love it if you could take a photo and send it to us We have already had one sent to us and we are hoping for many more to come. …

Jack Quarton off to flying start in Derby Christmas show

Jack Quarton off to flying start in Derby Christmas show

Jack Quarton, our former student and current advisory board member, is performing in Derby Theatre's depiction of Peter Pan this Christmas. And it sounds like they have had a great start to the run!   We're off to a flying start in Neverland (aka @DerbyTheatre ) Cracking opening nig…

Sue Drew in Lace Market Christmas production

Sue Drew in Lace Market Christmas production

Former Flying High tutor Sue Drew will be performing in The Lace Market Theatre's production of An Ideal Husband. The Oscar Wilde play will be performed between 9 -16 December and is Sue's third time starring at the theatre in the last year. Sue played an absolutely vital role in setting u…

Tash Bird's new music video released

Tash Bird's new music video released

The first day of December means the first day of Christmas for many, and the first day you can open an advert calendar door. But today our tutor Tash Bird made sure we had double the amount of treats as she released the official video for her song 'Talk This Over'. The video also features …

Tutor change for Monday drama groups

Tutor change for Monday drama groups

Kayley Arnold will take over leading the Junior Drama 1 workshops on Mondays from January 2018. She will replace Georgie Saunders, and she knows a thing or two about Flying High! Kayley was one of the first students to take A Level Performing Arts with us and now her two children are members here …

LAMDA exams to get underway

LAMDA exams to get underway

From this February we will begin training our students towards taking LAMDA examinations. Our workshops will take place on Wednesdays and are open to young people who are in year 5 or above and wishing to take LAMDA grades 1-8 in acting. LAMDA - the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art - …