01 May 2019
For some of us, doing something brand new can be a bit of a daunting experience. If you’re one of those people, especially if you’ve just secured a place in one of our performing arts classes for the very first time, don’t worry, you’re in safe hands!
27 March 2019
New Jigsaw Head Office recruit Martin describes his very first Jigsaw experience, following Jigsaw Crouch End's 12-18 year olds through their morning of dance, singing and drama.
29 August 2018
Find out what's ahead this Autumn term at Jigsaw Performing Arts...
02 August 2018
Congratulations to Jigsaw Company Director, Nicola Lander and Business Development Manager, Andy Hutchings who completed the Virgin Sport British 10k in Westminster on Sunday, 15th July.
10 July 2018
With the summer term drawing to a close many of our students are looking forward to the holidays. How will you be entertaining you child during the 6 week break? We might just have the answer your looking for...
12 June 2018
At Jigsaw Performing Arts Schools we pride ourselves in the quality of our Performing Arts classes, our passionate school managers and talent teachers who make every weekend a place to belong for all the students who attend Jigsaw across London and the Home Counties.
Luke Harding is one of those talented individuals. Not only is he passionate about the performing arts, Luke has recently found time to write and publish his first book; 50 Things We All Take Too Seriously.
29 May 2018
Congratulations to student Sophia who played the role of Emily in A Little Princess at the Royal Festival Hall in London.
27 April 2018
It’s already been an exciting year for the students of our agency, Jigsaw Arts Management. Since our last blog article in February many of them have been making their mark on the industry.
21 March 2018
The winners and highly commended finalists in the prestigious 2018 ‘mumandworking awards’ were recently revealed in an inspiring, high profile ceremony as hosted by NatWest and Jigsaw Performing Arts was amongst them.
30 January 2018
Now that our spring term is well and truly underway, we are delighted to announce that booking is open for our summer term which begins in April. Join us at locations across London and the Home Counties for 11 fun-filled weeks of drama, singing and dance classes.
23 November 2017
Our 2017 Black Friday Giveaway has arrived, and we have had an overwhelming response so far as we reach the halfway point of three days of competitions exclusively for Jigsaw customers which could see you getting your hands on some seriously good prizes...
26 September 2017
Students from Jigsaw’s agency, Jigsaw Arts Management, had a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity of attending puppetry and Shakespeare workshops at London’s National Theatre.
28 July 2017
2016 was an unforgettable year, capped off with a night to remember at the Lloyds Bank National Business Awards. After being shortlisted for several awards last year, Jigsaw Performing Arts Schools are in the spotlight again after it was announced last week that Nicola Lander has been shortlisted in the Forward Ladies National Awards 2017 in the SME Growth category.
27 April 2017
All of us at Jigsaw Arts would like to extend a huge thank you to our customers for donating so generously to Noah’s Ark at the end of last term.
22 March 2017
Esther Davis (Crouch End) will be filming the role of Jenna in the short film Failure to Thrive which is being directed by James Brown who produced the critically acclaimed film Still Alice, starring Julianne Moore.
30 November 2016
Huge congratulations to the Wales Millennium Centre for winning the Business Award For Arts And Creative Services, and congratulations also to all finalists, award winners and event organisers for what was a truly memorable evening.
28 July 2016
Jigsaw Performing Arts Schools has been shortlisted for The Business Award for Arts and Creative Services for the 2016 Lloyds Bank National Business Awards. Jigsaw is a business in the Creative Industry dedicated to developing performance skills, promoting self-expression and building confidence.
24 February 2016
Last week, Jigsaw Arts student Martha Biddulph received two tickets to see tutti frutti’s fantastic production of The Snow Child at Jacksons Lane, London.
Five-year-old Martha was then given the chance to write a review for publication on our blog.
10 October 2014
This week is National Franchise Week and to mark our first franchisee Michael Twaits third term of running Jigsaw Arts Wimbledon we have asked Michael about his experience so far as he plans for his first end of term show!!
05 April 2019
What does my child need? Every child is different, but whether it's learning focus, growing confidence, enjoying exercise, exploring their creativity or making friendships, they can find it in the performing arts.
08 November 2018
We’ve curated a list of the latest new releases, as well as some Christmas classics to keep young and old alike entertained in the lead up to the holiday season.
22 August 2018
Jigsaw is excited to announce that from the 1st September 2018, Andy Hutchings, will become joint shareholder and Director of Jigsaw Arts Franchise Limited with Nicola Lander.
27 July 2018
Jigsaw reviews are back! Find out what Jigsaw student Leyla, thought of Mr Stink at the Chickenshed Theatre.
03 July 2018
This month Company Director, Nicola Lander and Business Development Manager, Andy Hutchings will lace up their trainers for a cause close to their hearts as they take on the Virgin Sport British 10K.
30 May 2018
Thursday 24th of May 2018 saw the hotly anticipated Jigsaw Franchise Discovery Day take place at The Actors Centre.
08 May 2018
We are delighted to welcome Kate Cohen to our Head Office team earlier this month. Kate is our new HR and Schools Manager and is the point of contact for teachers and managers across our Head Office schools.
22 March 2018
With all the snow we’ve battled through this term, it seems crazy to think we are coming to the end of the Spring Term here at Jigsaw Arts!
19 February 2018
The nominees for the prestigious ‘mumandworking awards 2018’ have been announced - and Jigsaw Arts is amongst them.
05 December 2017
As part of our Black Friday Giveaway, Billy from Jigsaw Crouch End won two tickets to see Rapunzel at Rayne Theatre, Chickenshed. Billy absolutely loved the show and put together this fantastic review for the Jigsaw Blog.
24 October 2017
The Jigsaw team is more than just a group of individuals – it’s a community.
20 September 2017
It’s cold, it’s wet and it’s windy, and in the astronomical calendar Friday marks the start of Autumn in the UK which is good news for us, as it means that the new season is underway and it’s time for a new term of drama, singing and dance classes at Jigsaw Arts.
06 June 2017
We would like to invite Jigsaw students to join us for an Agency Workshop afternoon on Sunday 9th July at the Actors Centre, London.
10 April 2017
First premièring at the Soho Theatre as part of the National Theatre’s Connections scheme in 2011, Bassett is a modern, gritty play set in the classroom of a school in the market town of Wootten Bassett. Exploring mature themes, the choice of play meant that students were able to tackle some difficult text, and director Andy Hutchings was absolutely delighted with the focus, commitment and maturity shown by the cast.
06 March 2017
Last weekend, Jigsaw Crouch End student Otto had the opportunity to attend Mother Africa at The Peacock, London. Otto absolutely loved the show, and wrote this review for The Jigsaw Blog...
15 September 2016
The sun is still shining and it feels as though summer is in the air, so it’s hard to believe that it’s time for the Autumn Term!
This September, children aged 3-18 across London and the Home Counties will be tying up their laces and donning their Jigsaw uniforms for another exciting term of drama, singing and dance.
07 March 2016
It’s been a busy few weeks for our budding reviewers! As part of our new scheme, Jigsaw Reviews, we teamed up with Jacksons Lane and offered 5-year-old Iris Stephenson two tickets to see Nearly There Yet’s production of The Party.
20 July 2015
Nia is one of our very talented students who attends Crouch End Jigsaw on Saturday mornings. She was lucky enough to land her first role in a feature film "Macbeth" just weeks after joining the Jigsaw agency! With an upcoming West End audition in the pipeline it is safe to say that Nia is 'one to watch' and we thought we would share with you her Jigsaw experience so far and get a glimpse into her filming experience...
08 September 2014
Tahra Powell from pupil to Jigsaw Manager!