A BRAND NEW Performing Arts School in Telford and the VERY FIRST Aerial Studio in Wellington!
Offering a wide range of classes from musical theatre, ballet and tap, contemporary, commercial, acrobatics, aerial hoop, aerial silks, aerial hammock, flying pole, toddler ballet, heels, lollipop and stretch classes!
ToriArts Studios is a Performing Arts School providing classes for students aged 0-99! From ToriTots ballet class to adult aerial arts, ToriArts offers it all! We deliver classes, workshops, exam syllabus, private lessons and many more making sure there is a little something for everyone to enjoy. We also run ToriArtists - a performing arts talent agency that offers a wide range of acts and performers suitable for every event!
At ToriArts Studios we pride ourselves on educating students in a hard-working, passionate and fun environment. We cater for all ages in various classes teaching pupils how to sing, act, dance and perform!
We take a professional approach towards our practice, confidence building and teaching of new skills and knowledge. But most of all, we dedicate ourselves to do all of the above within a professional, positive and fun environment.
Meet the Team
Victoria has been training in Performing Arts since she was 9 years old. She has has BA Honours Joint Degree in Dance and Drama and a First Class Masters in Contemporary Theatre and Performance. Victoria has spent five years teaching in the SEN department as well as becoming a fully qualified secondary school teacher giving her the professional experience and training needed to work with all ages and abilities. Victoria has performed across the country in musical theatre productions, showgirl performances, aerial shows, drama events, character parties and children's entertainment. She has 11 years teaching experience, holds a fully qualified QTS teaching certificate and has taken her teaching to varies countries such as America, Thailand and South Africa.
Master of the Arts in Contemporary Theatre and Performing Arts
Presented with the Highest Achiever Award within the Masters of the Arts
Joint Honours Degree in Dance and Drama
Outstanding QTS Secondary Education in Dance
NATD Fully Qualified Teacher
Spin City Aerial Instructor
Level 3 Personal Training
Level 2 Fitness Instructing
Level 2 Exercise to Music
First Aid Trained
Liz is a university lecturer in education and early childhood studies by profession, and has six years of experience teaching across all age groups. She has enjoyed training aerial arts for the last three years in her spare time, covering aerial hoop, aerial silks and pole fitness. She continues to train her passion and now shares her love and knowledge to the pupils of ToriArts Studios.
BA(Hons) English Literature and Education
Xpert Aerial Silks
Spin City Aerial Hoop
First Aid Trained
Dance and Early Years Teacher
Alex has been dancing since the age of four and has trained in ballet, tap and contemporary. She has a degree in Dance and Drama and has training from IDTA, RAD and was a Mid associate of the Birmingham Royal Ballet for three years. She has many years experience teaching and especially loves teaching the arts within the early years.
BA(Hons) Dance and Drama Joint
Associate of the Birmingham Royal Ballet
First Aid Trained
Eloise is originally from London where her passion for performing began; training at RAD, West London School of Dance and performing around London with Creative Kidz Agency and other dance groups. Exploring many genres on her journey; Jazz, Tap, Ballet, Commercial, Street, Hip-Hop, Pole and in the last 5 years Heels. Eloise has been working within the Media, TV and Entertainment industry for the past 7 years; some examples of productions include comedy acting for The Sun and Fabulous Magazine, travelling around the country dancing for Badabingo, Modelling for Vogue and now teaching Heels here at ToriArts.
West London School of Dance
Creative Kids Agency
Level 3 Acting & Singing
Level 2 Creative Media
Singing Lessons with Steve Pritchett
Certificate in Mental Health Awareness in Sport and Physical Activity
Jess is a professionally trained dancer with over 12 years performing experience and a BA honours degree in dance from the university of South Wales. She has been trained by and worked with some of the most well known names in contemporary dance and ballet including, Emma Lewis, Krystal Lowe, Matthew Gough and The National Dance Company Wales. Jess has a passion for using dance and movement therapy to rehabilitate. She has worked with the elderly with Parkinsons as well as adults and children with various disabilities to improve and rehabilitate their physical and mental state.
Currently works in a school managing behaviour (11-16 year olds)
BA Honours Degree in Dance
12+ Years Performing Experience
Cache Level 2 in Understanding Mental Health and First Aid in the Workplace
- Lauren Paxton
I have been dancing with Victoria for years, she has always believed in her students and pushed them for success. Her passion for The Arts is illustrated clearly in all of the work that she does. To see ToriArts grow has been amazing. It is a place where everyone can feel safe, at home and welcome, no matter their experience.
13 C&D Church Street
Free parking at Ten Tree Croft Car Park (on Queen's Street). From there you can walk through the alley way onto the main road. ToriArts is located to the left in the corner. Next door to 'Ultrasound.'