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Wildcats students set to take to the stage with strictly star

Wildcats Academy, a full and part time performing arts school based in Stamford are preparing to support Strictly winner Pasha Kovalev at his upcoming performance in Peterborough.

On Saturday, April 25th students aged 8-20 years from the school will be performing as part of Pasha’s UK tour – ‘Life through Dance’ at The Cresset, Rightwell, Peterborough.   This is the second time the school have been asked to provide dancers to support the show, having taken part in 2014.

The students will be performing 2 dance medleys, one a mixture of songs from boy bands and another 70’s mix, both chosen by Pasha and his team.  The pieces have been choreographed by Wildcats dance teacher Vince Williams and Course Co-ordinator Kelly-Ann Gordon.  Vince has worked in TV and film for many years, having recently choreographed for the feature film ‘Nativity 3’ as well as the Eastenders 2014 Children in Need dance.  Kelly-Ann runs the Wildcats Post 16 Academy and has herself worked as a dancer in numerous shows and events.

Caz Dolby, Creative Director said ‘The children are very excited about performing alongside Pasha in his UK tour show – this opportunity is just another way in which part time and full time Wildcats students can benefit from being involved in real life performances which give a wealth of experience in working within the performing arts industry.’

For more information about Wildcats classes, holiday activities or term time projects please contact or call 01780 762000.


Notes to Editor: Award winning Wildcats Academy is a fully inclusive theatre school based in Stamford with classes across the South Lincolnshire, Rutland and Peterborough areas.  The school offers part time classes to those aged 2-16, full time accredited courses to student aged 16+ and a full programme of educational holiday activities. The school boost over 450 students with excellent pass rates at LAMDA (London Academy for Music and Dramatic Arts) examinations. At Wildcats  ‘Every child is an individual’ - with an emphasis on building confidence and self esteem as well as performing arts skills. Wildcats holds ‘Recognised School Status’ with CDET ‘Council for Dance Education and Training’ and was the winner of both Small Busineess of the Year and Team of the Year at the 2014 Stamford and Rutland Mercury Business Awards. Information can be found at