Clare Drew (Miss Clare) FIDTA, Principal


Laura Skinner (Miss Laura) AIDTA, Lead infants & juniors teacher


Emmie Drew (Miss Emmie) assistant student teacher in Musical Theatre


Tanya Collins (Miss Tanya) AISTD, AIDTA, Registered member of the RAD, head of Ballet, Tap and Acrobatic Arts certified


Rebecca Castle (Miss Becky) assistant student teacher in Musical Theatre


Christine Hewitt (Miss Christine) Choral Singing Teacher



At last, REPA is opening back up to its full and former glory!!!!!

A huge welcome back to classes at Birchington Primary school – Mini Musical Theatre, Year 2&3 Street Dance class, Year 4, 5&6 Street Dance class, Junior & Senior Acrobatic Arts and to our Choral Singing Group at the Centre. Please check out the class list and weekly timetable for all the classes we have on offer at REPA. Why not have a free trial and try something new?

Class Details and Term Dates at Rhythm Express Performing Arts

Term 1 – Wednesday 1st September – Saturday 23rd October 2021 inclusive.

        BCEP = Birchington Church England Primary School 

       TC = The Centre

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Updated September 2021

Rhythm Express Performing Arts Diary – more details to follow but please put these important dates in your diaries

Please note that emails/letters/texts will be sent out separately to all pupils involved in competitions during 2021-22 and are not always included in this diary

There may also be further workshop/performance dates added throughout the year


Dec ‘21/Jan ’22 – Modern, Ballet, Tap graded exams and Street Medal Tests – dates to be confirmed

May 2022 – Annual Theatre Variety Show – For all Musical Theatre, Choral Singing and the Show & Performance class – date to be confirmed

June 2022 – Annual Dance Variety Show – For all classes except Musical Theatre and Choral Singing – date to be confirmed

Any queries or to let us know that you cannot attend a particular performance or event please text Miss Clare on 07931104371 as soon as possible


Rhythm Express Performing Arts
Mrs Clare Drew – Principal

The Village Centre, Birchington, Alpha Road, Birchington, Kent CT7 9EG

M: 07931 104 371

Please note: All contact details are the same for classes at the Birchington C E Primary School Park Lane, Birchington Kent CT7 0AS

Welfare Officer
M: 07541 318 671

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