• Acting
  • Integrated Performance
  • Acting through song
  • Musical Theatre
  • Voice classes
  • Audition Prep class including singing portfolio
  • 1:1 Singing Lessons
  • Lyrical Dance
  • Ballet
  • Personal mentoring sessions
  • Commercial dance
  • Singing Technique / Vocal studies
  • Singing Ensemble class
  • Technical Jazz
  • Acting For Screen
  • 2 workshops per term with performers / colleges

At the core of this programme is a focus on nurturing the psychological well-being of each student to ensure they achieve their personal best.

With professional practice and standards comparable to that of performing arts college, the Be. programme tutors are actively engaged in professional theatre allowing students to gain valuable experience working with current choreographers, musical directors, casting directors, singers, actors and professional colleges.


With a small intake every year; high levels of pastoral care and support are at the core of this programme to allow students to achieve excellent levels of professional practice and academic attainment.

The reality is not everyone will have a performing career, but with a training environment designed to nurture passionate, visionary, empathic leaders supported by academic studies to compliment this, students will be equipped for a sustainable, longer-term career within an industry they are passionate about.


The Be. training programme is fully funded by Northfleet School for Girls.

Students may qualify for a travel bursary to and from school, please speak to Northfleet School for Girls for more information.

Students will need to fund their own Be. uniform.


There are limited places available on this programme and students will be required to attend an experience / audition day and zoom interview.

Students will need to study for at least 1 other level 3 qualification at Northfleet School for Girls

Students wishing to follow this programme will be expected to submerse themselves into the Northfleet School for Girls culture and lead by example in all areas of the school. A desire to want to train in the performing arts and work hard with a high level of discipline is ultimately required.


"The Be Programme provides outstanding training for young people in the performing arts, with a particular emphasis on those wishing to further their training within the industry. With its highly impressive content and curriculum, the course provides a tailored experience for each individual, guiding and gearing them to make informed decisions about their future training at 18 years. The inspiring ethos and execution of this programme have my full support."

- Jessica Levin – Bird Conservatoire of Dance & Musical Theatre


Our audition process will consist of 2 stages this year:

1. Attend Audition / Experience Day

2. Interview via Zoom (following your audition / experience day)


This year we are rolling our audition and experience days into one with an exciting, intense, yet fun day!

The day is aimed at all students currently in Year 11 and will provide the opportunity for you to work alongside our creative team of Industry professionals whilst learning what the Be. Programme is and how it can prepare you for professional College / University whilst achieving your potential both academically and vocationally.

The day is designed to bring out the best in every individual.




The day is aimed at all students currently in Year 11 and will provide the opportunity for you to work alongside our creative team of Industry professionals whilst learning what the Be. Programme is and how it can prepare you for professional College / University whilst achieving your potential both academically and vocationally.

The day is designed to bring out the best in every individual.

After our welcome and warm up, we will take you through a week in the life of a Be. student. This will then follow with workshops with Be. Tutors and partners in:

  • Commercial Dance
  • Singing
  • Lyrical Dance
  • Acting
  • Ballet
  • Performance Class (led by one of our West End Industry Partners)

We will also be talking through the curriculum, our partnerships & affiliations and there will be the opportunity for a Q&A session for you to ask any questions you may have.

On the day our panel will be made up of Be. Programme Directors, Be. Tutors and Industry Partners (ranging from agents, casting directors, West End Performers & Professional Colleges) who will provide you with personalised feedback following your audition.

There will be a 30 minute lunch and 1 x 15 minute break throughout the day.

Audition dates: Sunday 14th November / Sunday 16th January 2022 / Sunday 27th February 2022 / Sunday 27th March 2022 (places will be allocated to an audition date on a first come first served basis)

Time: 09:15 - 16:00

Open to students currently in Year 11

Where: Studio 12 - Northfleet School for Girls, Hall Road, Northfleet.

What to bring: Lunch and plenty to drink

What to wear:
Black dance attire. For ballet, please ensure you have either leotard & footless tights or black vest top & shorts / male dance stirrup leggings. For all other workshops, plain black appropriate dance wear. With trainers for commercial dance. (No ballet shoes needed).

Remember we’re not looking for polished performers in all areas, but for aspiring, unique individuals with a hunger, desire and drive to push themselves out of their comfort zones to learn new skills and realise their potential both vocationally and academically.

Strictly limited places available per audition date.


The interviews are designed for us to get to know you, see your personalities and understand what motivates you and talk through your feedback.

How do I secure an audition place?

The auditions are free of charge and funded by the Programme.  If you are ready for an intense yet fun day with us simply complete our application form on the next page.  On receipt we will confirm your audition date by email (please allow 7 days for this to be confirmed).


One of the biggest obstacles when it comes to achieving your goals is a belief that you lack courage, and at Be., we are proud to create and facilitate the space you need to build on your confidence to progress in all areas.

We’d love for you to meet Hollie Roper - Year 13 Be. Student.

By her own admission, being a Be. student over the past year has pushed Hollie out of her comfort zone many times! Hollie joined Be. with minimal knowledge of singing or acting, but through an openness to learning, an ability to adapt and take onboard constructive advice, as well as a positive attitude, at the start of her second year at Be., Hollie now has many more skills in her performing arts toolbox.

The Be. Programme is based on a structure of valuable guidance through feedback on a one-to-one basis with our students, which aims to develop their confidence through the importance of both adapting to feedback and ensuring and building upon a strength of mind and well-being. Hollie’s confidence has grown incredibly since she started on the Be. Programme, whilst also developing an increased level of resilience through structured training and input from the amazing Be. tutors.

She says “This time last year I would have never even dreamt of singing and acting even semi-confidently, but with the fantastic support of the Be. tutors and the whole Be. Team, I have completely developed my skills more than I ever thought possible”.

By broadening her opportunities through training in a variety of disciplines, Hollie has ensured that she has as many opportunities available to her as she can when she finishes school.

"The Be. programme has provided so many opportunities for me, from master classes with professional colleges, to workshops with leading industry Choreographers and Directors. More importantly it has prepared me for professional college and University auditions - I was so excited to receive 4 offers to train at professional colleges, plus I had my ALEVEL qualifications that I have studied alongside the programme! I am now training professionally at Performers College and I honestly know that I wouldn’t have been able to do any of it without the training and continuous support of the Be. Team."

Hollie Roper - Be. & NSfG Graduate

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