DDTS News 

New Spring Term 2022 commences Sat 8th January 

 Come and join the DDTS family in 2022.  We have not been so successful for so long for no reason. 

All new pupil enquiries are offered a free trial class. Email the school office to book your trial.

Our next school production where all pupils from 3-21yrs are invited to participate.

"Foot Notes"

2nd and 3rd July 2022

Hawth Theatre ,Crawley

We offer a truly professional experience and a fantastic opportunity to work in a professional theatre and lighting with many happy

treasured memories for a lifetime. Our productions are once every three years to offer this high level of experience

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 150 students of all ages.


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 children/students/adults from 3 years upwards including:


  • Special Pre School classes from 3 years

  • Classical Ballet ISTD and RAD Majors

  • Modern Theatre, Jazz and Tap

  • Musical Theatre Classes

  •  Acrobatic Arts for Dancers

  • Competitions and Examinations

  • Pilates Mat and Studio Equipment Sessions

  • Adult Ballet for all abilities