About Us

We are Expressive Arts Academy

Based in London, Expressive Arts Academy presents to the world a new breed of Performing Arts School. Founded by Olivia-Jade Gardiner, who boasts training from both Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts and London Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts, our academy aimes to push the technical boundaries of Dance, Acting and Musical Theatre to produces the highest standard of performers in the UK. With tutors from various performing arts backgrounds who hold a wealth of knowledge and produce students who are more than just gifted; they are also disciplines, hard working and thoroughly trained.

I am Olivia-Jade and I am the founder of Expressive Arts Academy. Having studied and taught acting for many years I witnessed first-hand how much performing benefits the youth of today.

Whether if your child wants to be a star or you just want them to build their social skills and confidence, Expressive Arts Academy is the place for them. We see their potential and help them grow. – Olivia-Jade Gardiner

Olivia Jade

Why Expressive Arts Academy?

The sessions are taught by teachers who have trained and worked professionally, who are experts at their subject. Expressive Arts Academy provides a safe and fun place to learn, where children can lose their inhibitions and escape.

I am so excited to be able to set up this amazing school and delighted to be working with a smashing team! I am excited to provide your children with an experience I wish I had when I was younger!

Different from other theatre schools

At Expressive Arts Academy we cover everything from Musical Theatre, Drama through to acting for camera and audition technique. Students are able to gain an insight into different paths of the industry as we have regular special guests from the business running workshops.

Principles: Make friends, have fun, explore, let go and create something magical.