Age: 8-18 years


Are you looking for a fun and exciting new challenge next summer? Do you dream of being a  future star of the screen or stage? Come and expand your confidence and skills at our brand new ‘West End at Windermere’ Summer School!


Windermere School has a long history in music and the performing arts and we are delighted to welcome choreographer and West End performer Ashley Johnson as Creative Director of this exciting new addition to our holiday programmes. Under the careful and experienced guidance of Ashley and his team and, using the school’s auditorium and extensive collection of props, you will plan, rehearse and perform extracts from well-known West End musicals such as Shrek, Matilda, Legally Blonde, Grease and Chicago.  You will develop and enhance your performing, singing and dancing expertise and gain valuable understanding of musical theatre. The grand finale will be a showcase performance for family and friends at the end of each week.


Students will be divided into groups by age (8 to 12 years and 13-18 years)


Suitable for everyone from beginners to experienced performers. Just bring along your enthusiasm… and, of course, your best singing voice and dancing feet!


A residential option is also available for students aged 12-16 between 6 July to 13 August. Please contact us for more information.

2021 Courses

Course Times Dates (Monday to Friday)
Week 1 9.00am to 5.30pm6 to 9 July 2021 (Tuesday to Friday)
Week 29.00am to 5.30pm12 - 16 July 2021
Week 39.00am to 5.30pm19 to 23 July 2021
Week 49.00am to 5.30pm26 to 30 July 2021
Week 59.00am to 5.30pm2 to 6 August 2021
Week 69.00am to 5.30pm9 to 13 August 2021