ABOUT MTPAS

The Myra Tiffin Performing Arts School based in Milton Keynes is known for its outstanding standard, notable professional practice and welcoming professional environment. Based in its own studios in Stony Stratford with three large fully equipped dance, music and drama studios. We offer 60+ classes a week for girls and boys 3-18years who want to learn to enjoy dance, singing, drama, acrobatics and aerial arts. We have classes suitable for performers who choose to perform recreationally a well as those who want to pursue a vocational career with our developmental elite programmes.

On-site with our young performers agency Tiffin Management we are able to offer added performance opportunities in Theatre, TV and Film as well as accredited dance exams and as unforgettable memories and friendships.

The school was the first approved Dance Centre for the ISTD in Buckinghamshire and has an ISTD teacher training course offering the Diploma in Dance Instruction. We are a recognised school and accredited by the Council for Dance Education and Training.

 

Our ten faculty members are leaders in their personal fields and some known worldwide for their skills. We are very honoured to have such a prestigious team working to provide the best performing arts training for our aspiring pupils.

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Myra Tiffin
Founder and Principal

Myra trained at Bush Davies full-time for four years becoming head-girl for her final two years. Myra graduated with advanced exam success in ballet, tap and modern all with distinctions. Myra went straight into work at Oxford in panto and continued in the business dancing with Dougie Squires Second Generation and other dance groups appearing with Les Dawson, Roy Castle and John Inman. Myra was dance captain for the UK tour of The New Rupert Show. On retiring from show business Myra started teaching passing with distinction her teaching qualifications in modern and tap with the ISTD becoming a Fellow of the society and examiner for modern and tap. Myra is also an examiner and approved tutor for the ISTD, DDI and DDE qualifications. Myra was Chairman of the ISTD modern faculty for over 6 years and continues to travel widely around the world examining. Myra has also taught full-time students at vocational colleges and taking guest lectures in many venues in the UK.

Abi Chapman
Dance
Inma Vincent
Ballet 
Liberty Taverner
Dance 
Samantha O'Neill
Drama
Donna Lynch​
Gymnastics
Rosina Andrews
Artistic Director

Influenced by her time living in NYC, Rosina's work is fresh, current and unique. She has an infectious personality which drives and inspires all dancers and creatives that she works with​

Rosina works with elite young dancers worldwide and is passionate about advancing technique alongside her teaching method and Pirouette And Leap Surgery® books. 

Rosina's work exudes originality and is internationally in demand. Rosina teaches at a range of schools and vocational colleges and teaches the children at MTPAS their professional level classes. She works closely alongside Myra with many of the schools projects. Rosina works closely with Tiffin Management and represents 25 pupils who have successfully auditioned for West End, UK tours and TV work. Rosina and Sam also teach the professional extension program and performance team on Saturdays. 

Samuel Downing
Fitness
Rory Fraser 
Dance 
Steven Thompson
HipHop
Georgia Grande 
Singing
Aaron Twitchen
Hoops and Silks

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