Emma Lewis - Fellow & Examiner FIDTA


Founder of Performance Academy of Theatre Arts.


Fellowship member and examiner for the IDTA.


Miss Emma teaches all dance disciplines as well as Musical Theatre.   



Jaime Millington - ISTD (CDE, FDI)


Miss Jaime has been with Performance Academy since 2009 and is a valued and popular member of our teaching faculty specialising in street dance. 


Jaime is a member of the ISTD and is continuing with her studies.

Student Teacher














           Caitlin Davis                                      

Leah Duhigg


Miss Leah has been teaching with us since 2011 and is an asset to the Academy.


Leah holds her Pre-Associate qualifications with the IDTA and is studying towards her Associate examinations.  She teaches all dance disciplines.

Jessica Clifford


Miss Jess was a student at the academy and has progressed to teacher status.  She is a very trusted and loyal member of the team and is currently studying towards her Pre-Associate examinations with the IDTA.


Jess teaches all dance disciplines.

Academy Secretary


Pauline Stewart


Pauline is Emma’s mum and is the Academy Secretary.  Pauline also makes costumes for pupils taking part in shows and festivals.  The younger pupils like to call her Auntie Pauline.  She is very personable and popular with both pupils and parents.



All teachers and staff members are CRB checked.