Drusilla Duffill Theatre School

Welcome to The Drusilla Duffill Theatre School

The Drusilla Duffill Theatre School offers a fantastic dance education to all pupils providing a disciplined approach to physical exercise, a chance for young people to express themselves creatively and an avenue for children to explore and contemplate a future in dance. The School has developed a strong reputation in the dance world and has become a renowned place of learning for dance students in Mid Sussex currently teaching ballet, tap, modern, jazz and performance classes to over 350 students of all ages.

All new pupils first class free
New Pupil Enquiries
Ballet, Modern, Tap, Musical Theatre, Jazz and Adult Classes
Timetable and Fees
Opportunity to progress through the school to Advanced 2 level and take examinations in ISTD and RAD
About Us

In addition it has been a focal point for long and enduring friendships. Our aim is to provide a well structured curriculum within a caring atmosphere where young children and students can develop their love of dance and theatre, whether for enjoyment or as the basis for a professional career. Encourage self-confidence, self-expression, and social skills that help develop and inspire your child's musicality and imagination.

We offer classes for girls and boys from 3 - 19 years including:

Graduating Student now studying Musical Theatre at Urdang Sept 2013
  • Special Pre School classes from 3 years
  • Classical Ballet ISTD and RAD Majors
  • Modern Theatre and Jazz
  • Tap
  • Pilates Mat and Studio Equipment Sessions
  • Musical Theatre Classes
  • Adult Ballet for all abilities
  • Competitions
  • Examinations


  • Fully equipped Pilates Mat and Equipment Studio
  • Small, friendly classes for all ages and abilities
  • Balanced Body Reformer, Trapeze Table, Combo Chair, Arcs, Barrels and small props.
  • Pilates Mat Classes
  • Pilates Studio Equipment Classes
  • Junior Pilates from age 8yrs
  • Polestar Pilates Studio Comprehensive, Reformer and Mat Qualified
  • Polestar Pilates Mentor in training for Polestar Pilates Education UK
  • Contact : vpilatesstudio@btinternet.com for further details