News and Achievements

Winner Of The Bill Tasker Theatre Craft Award 2020

Lucy Brookes

Chosen from thousands of exam candidates throughout the year, Lucy went to the IDTA Theatre Awards audition and successfully won the award for Theatre Craft.

Well done Lucy!!




After reaching the final in Blackpool along with 52 other dancers across the country, Lauren went on to become runner up of the whole competition. Hundreds enter the heats and Lauren is 2nd in Great Britain.

Lauren has already won a heat for 2020 and will return to Blackpool next June to battle it out against the 52. Best of luck Lauren!!!!


Congratulations to our very own West End professional Frances Dee. Frances was a pupil at WTS until the age of 17 when she went on to study a 3 year course at Bird College. She has since appeared in the West End in shows such as:

A Chorus Line


Mama Mia Uk Tour

UK tour of Chicago with John Partridge, Hayley Tamaddon & Sam Bailey.

Our House UK Tour


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IDTA Theatre Awards Manchester

We would like to congratulate our students  on their nominations for an IDTA Theatre Award in their exams in 2018-2019

Over 6000 students are eligible for nomination and only approximately 100 are chosen for each category each year.


In February 2019 Lauren Wood was the overall IDTA Tap winner. Congratulations Lauren!!


This is a huge success for WTS and we are very proud of you all!!

Clywd Stage Dance Festival 2018

Another successful festival for our WTS competition students.

There was great success over the two weekends with a large number of medal winners. The trophy presentation saw lots of shiny silver wear!!




Fund Raising Cabaret Evening a Great Success!!

Our competition students took part in a cabaret evening  raising funds for the

“Ness Village Hall Fund”.

This is to be used towards plans to improve and extend the facilities which will benefit our school greatly.

The night was a great success and the audience have given rave reviews about the standard of work being performed by our students.

Our competition groups are often used at events, so if your child is interested speak to a teacher!

Prize winning dancers chosen to perform For Wirral Mayor twice in one week!!

Our dancers were asked to make two separate appearances for the Wirral Mayor, firstly performing at his private cabaret charity dinner, and again at his charity showcase in the Gladstone Theatre Port Sunlight.

As always you were fantastic and did us all proud!

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Grant awarded to WTS Dance. Article shown in the Chester Chronicle

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Lucy with her prize winning Israeli National Dance

Lucy with her prize winning Israeli National Dance

If you are interested in competing in solos or troupes around the country then get in touch!!