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  1 Warwick Street,
   M25 3HN
   Phone: 0161 773 7000
   Mobile: 07725 620 228

   Email: info@jstar-academy.co.uk  

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"I would like to thank you for all the hard work you have put in to making (name not disclosed) a more confident little lady! I have seen a real difference in her. We also enjoyed the end of term show!!!" 

"Thank you Jaynie, he loved it and was full of it this morning. He's going to school to tell everyone about it and can't wait until next week!"


"Just a quick note to say well done and great start to the course; (names not disclosed) came home buzzing and very excited, desperate to show off their new routines!!"


"J Star is fantastic! All the staff and kids are lovely. What a fabulous, friendly place - and very professional!"


"My daughter really loved the new class at J Star last night - The first thing she did when she got home was put on a show for us about the play they made up at Stage School" - daughter aged 4. 


"With Jaynie's sense of fun and enthusiasm, our Tuesdays are set to become the most popular day!" - Rookwood Nursery, Prestwich


 ... Began with around just 6 pupils in our hometown (now our headquarters) in Prestwich. We are now, proud to hold a database of around 1000 pupils - ranging from 18 months to adults!

 Our  CASTING AGENCY ensures that we provide the opportunity for our pupils to fulfill their potential.

 We are proud to provide our pupils with a fun, energetic and friendly approach to learning the life long skill of Dramatic Arts. We believe in training your children in self belief, self confidence, and self-assurance that they will be guaranteed a fabulous high level of social skills - which will prepare them for their next step in life, be it junior school, secondary school or college!

As a Performing Arts School based in North and West Manchester, J Star Academy of Performing Arts take pride in making sure the young people in our local areas have a fun, enjoyable and educational activity to look forward to on a weekly basis.





Stage School

Perfect for: Children who are either very shy, or bursting with confidence!

Must: Love to have fun! 

Your child will learn/develop: * Singing *Dancing *Acting *Directing *Choreography *Scriptwriting *Songwriting *Direction * Performing to an audience *Public speaking *Teamwork *Microphone techniques *Audition -techniques *Elocution *Professionalism in rehearsals *Vocal Projection *Taking direction from Tutors *Public Speaking


Street Dance

Perfect for: Children who need to increase their fitness, make friends and build confidence 

Must: Love to boogie! 

Your child will learn/develop: *Rhythm *Co-ordination *Performing to an audience *Various dance techniques *Taking direction from tutors *Teamwork *Professionalism in rehearsals 


Glee (J Star Sing Star) Choir

Perfect for: Children who sing at every given opportunity! And children who need a little help wih tuning/breath control/vocal techniques

Must: Love a good sing song!

Your child will learn/develop: *Tuning *Breath Control *Vocal Projection *Expression Skills *Rhythm *Teamwork *Taking Direction from tutors *Professionalism in rehearsals *Performing to an audience


 Creativity Classes/Ballet Babes

Perfect for: 18mnth-4year olds who enjoy music and are looking for a weekly activity to enjoy and make new friends!

Must: Be able to walk, and be accompanied by a grown up!

Your child will learn/develop: *Rhythm *Co-ordination *Performing to an audience *Confidence *Public Speaking  *Expressing ideas *Social Skills *Basic dance skills   


School Bookings

If you would like to BOOK a Dance/Music Skills/Fitness session for your school please email info@jstar-academy.co.uk and Jaynie will get back to you with a quotation


       We Also offer  . .

                  J STAR PARTIES!!!!! 

 (Please see our PARTY PAGE for more info) 


In order for each child to receive individual attention, we will never take on more children that we feel we can give one to one attention to in any one class; Therefore, we have a waiting list should our classes be fully booked. If you are interested in joining our Performing Arts academy then don’t be shy! Enquire soon to avoid disappointment!!!

A few important notes about your child's classes                

Punctuality - It is important that pupils arrive promptly and are ready to begin class on time. This allows our pupils a proper warm up and mitigates the risk of injury. Pupils must respect their instructors and their fellow students by following directions, paying attention, and following class rules

Parents Enquiries - To avoid taking up class time in between and during lessons, any parents who have queries over their child’s dance class, please leave a message with receptionist and Jaynie will be happy contact parents ASAP. Alternatively, please call/text 07725 620 228, email jaynie@jstar-academy.co.uk, or Facebook message our page - J Star Academy of Performing Arts.

Pupil Safety in the Dance Studio - Pupils to take care when moving between Dance Studios, particularly if barefoot.

Our responsibility - Dance Teachers are not responsible for your child once lessons are over. Parents must ensure children are collected punctually at the end of lessons.

Anti Social Behaviour - Bullying will not be tolerated. Any pupil caught or reported bullying during lessons or whilst waiting for classes to start, will be suspended immediately and parents informed of the situation. Verbal abuse, swearing and confrontational behaviour by parents and pupils will not be tolerated by Dance Teachers/Staff at J Star. We reserve the right to withdraw your child from lessons and ask you to leave the premises.

Lost Property - No responsibility will be accepted for loss of money or articles from the vicinity of our Dance Hall. Lost property will be kept for 28 days only. It is advisable for all dancewear/coats to be clearly marked with pupil’s name.

Holidays & Payments – Stage school and Competition classes must be paid monthly or termly. Two holidays a term can be booked (1 week in advance) and this will be deducted off your child’s fees. Late payments (over a month late will be charged an extra £5 late payment fee per late invoice. Should an invoice need to be passed on to our debt collection agency, there will be a further 15% added on to your invoice.  If your child misses a class that is not booked as a holiday, this lesson will still be payable. We require one months notice if your child decides to leave for Stage School and Competition classes. This means that from the day of notice, the fees will be payable for one month after.

Thank you for taking the time to read our rules and regulations. Please kindly adhere to these at all times.

Happy feet and Smiles,

Jaynie Powsney

J Star Academy of Performing Arts

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