Starlight Dance Academy was founded in 2007 by its Principal Louise Deighton. A well established school, it has its own studio on Teesside Industrial Estate, Stockton and provides many classes for children from 2.5 years old. With a full timetable running 6 days a week it offers classes in Tap,Classical Ballet, Jazz, Acrobatics and Tumbling. Pupils can sit RAD Ballet examinations and Tap and Jazz examinations with UKA. With a friendly and welcoming atmosphere, the academy provides a supportive and encouraging environment for its pupils. Emphasis is put on self confidence, making friendships, working as part of a team, discipline and having fun as well as learning new skills and dance techniques. Students get lots of opportunities to perform in public at professional venues including, Sunderland Empire, Disneyland Paris and London’s West End. With a team of dedicated teachers who are professional and fully trained,Starlight Academy provides a safe and supportive place for children to learn to dance.