The Maria Anderson School of Dance and Drama -


Est 1945

Discovering the best in you

Welcome to The Maria Anderson School of Dance and Drama

Founded in 1945 by Maria Anderson, our school has provided high quality dance and performing arts training for decades with many students progressing to perform professionally in the West End, on cruise ships, TV etc.


  • Modern
  • Tap
  • Ballet
  • Acro
  • Musical theatre
  • Jazz
  • Contemporary
  • Drama


Some testimonials from parents of our lovely students

My daughter joined after dancing at another school for 9 years. Everyone has been so friendly and supportive since she joined. The standard of teaching is amazing and we are looking forward to our first festival with them next year. I would definitely recommend Marias to anyone.

Best Dance school in the area by far! They offer traditional training and grades in all core dance styles and they produce very strong festival dancers too.

My daughter has danced at Maria’s since the age of 6 and has provided her with a supportive community where she has grown a love and passion for dance. We are so grateful for the Maria’s team who deliver exceptional training to all their students. We feel very proud to be apart of the Maria’s family!