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Our Story

How It All Began

After teaching at various dance and performing arts schools across Kent and Surrey for 15 years, Natalie decided to follow her dream and open a school of her own. Natalie has such a passion for teaching and inspiring students to reach their full potential.


Natalie wanted to create a school that encourages all students to thrive in an environment that is kind and caring. Performing Arts also provides children with life skills such as dedication, discipline, perseverance, creativity, team work and confidence to name a few. 

Come learn with the best at Sterondalls Performing Arts. All of our teachers are personable and fully qualified to teach dance and performing arts at all levels. Whether your focus is technique, performance or you’re just looking to have fun, you can find it here. 

Meet the Team

"It is the supreme art of the

teacher to awaken joy

in the creative expression and



                      - Albert Einstein 

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Natalie Rac

Principal and Founder

Natalie has invested most of her life to dance, attending a local dance school from the age of 3 and then continuing her training at The Centre - Performing Arts College graduating with ISTD teaching qualifications and a Diploma Performing Arts.  

Natalie has had the opportunity to perform in the UK and internationally, whilst also teaching at many establishments over Kent, Surrey and London. Many of the students Natalie has trained have been accepted into well known Performing Arts colleges and continue to succeed in the industry today. 

As an experienced professional, offering quality dance instruction is at the forefront of what we do. Natalie wants to use her vast amount of knowledge and experience in the industry to create a Dance and Performing Arts School that invites all students to gain the skills and confidence that Performing Arts can bring. 

Amy Nicholls

Performing Arts Teacher

Amy is in her tenth year of teaching and brings a wealth of experience to her students. After training at The London Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts (LAMDA) Amy began her journey teaching Speech & Drama to 4 - 18 year olds. Amy has extensive knowledge and experience performing Shakespeare and many other genres of theatre.

Amy has a drive to bring the arts to all children as it gives individuals a key foundation of technique and discipline, whilst encouraging imagination and confidence.

*All teachers are registered chaperones, DBS checked and hold the relevant public liability insurance. 

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