Blackfriars Academy

Blackfriars Theatre and Arts Centre run two fabulous Academies.


Blackfriars Dance Academy offers - quality, fun and friendly classes for students of all ages and abilities. Given by fully qualified tutors.  Click here to find out more.

Blackfriars Theatre Academy offers - Fantastic training with industry professionals, live performance opportunities & full scale musicals, encouraging children and young people to become hard working, passionate, dedicated and skilled performers. Click here to find out more.

The new term for Dance Academy begins on Monday 6th January 2020. 

The new term for Theatre Academy begins on Saturday 11th January 2020.

As always we are happy to offer a FREE taster session to anyone looking to come along and join either Academy. Contact details for each academy can be found on the above links.



Blackfriars undoubtedly plays a very important role as Boston's centre for entertainment and the arts. It is home to two very successful local amateur dramatic and operatic groups, as well as hosting a varied program of professional stage productions.