Jigsaw Reviews: Mr Stink

Last month we ran a competition for a chance to win a pair of tickets to see and review the latest production of Mr Stink, based on the book by David Walliams at the Chickenshed Theatre. The story follows a very kind, but lonely, 12-year-old Chloe who invites the homeless ‘Mr Stink’ and his dog […]

Have you booked your Summer Holiday Workshop for 2018?

With the six-week summer holiday stretching before us, there’s no doubt that many families are looking forward to some sun, sea, sand and sunscreen. If, however, lounging on the sun lounger isn’t your child idea of entertainment this summer then we’ve got just the thing for you! Yes, that’s right, our five-day Jigsaw Summer Holiday workshops for […]

Jigsaw Runs For Cancer Research!

Having both lost a parent to cancer, our founder Nicola Lander, and our Business Development Manager, Andy Hutchings, will be running the Virgin Sport British 10k in Westminster on Sunday, 15th July 2018 at 9.30am. If you are in the area in this day, please do come along the running route to cheer them both […]

Jigsaw Student Charlotte Hessey reaches BBC Radio 2 500 Words Final

In our last week’s Blog we covered a story about our talented Performing Arts and Drama teacher, Luke Harding, who has recently published his first book (50 Things We All Take Too Seriously) This week we have learnt that it’s not just our Jigsaw teachers who are putting pen to paper, but our students as […]

50 Things We All Take Too Seriously…

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, Performing Arts teacher at Jigsaw Performing Arts School in […]

Another successful Franchise Discovery Day!

Thursday 24th of May 2018 saw the hotly anticipated Jigsaw Franchise Discovery Day take place at The Actors Centre. Company Director, Nicola Lander, and Business Development Manager, Andrew Hutchings met several prospective franchisees all keen to open their very own Jigsaw Performing Arts School. “It was lovely to meet prospective franchisees. Their passion for what we […]

Jigsaw Arts Management student Sophia takes to the stage in A Little Princess

Congratulations to Jigsaw student Sophia who played the role of Emily in A Little Princess at the Royal Festival Hall in London. The one-off show was directed by Arlene Phillips and starred Amanda Abbingdon, Danny Mac and the London Philharmonic Orchestra. We caught up with Sophia before the show and asked her how she had […]

Company Director, Nicola Lander visits Jigsaw Mitcham

Our Franchise Discovery Day is just around the corner and with the office a buzz of excitement Company Director, Nicola Lander took some time out to visit her very first franchisee, Michael Eeles and his students at Jigsaw Mitcham. Now with 10 Jigsaw franchisees across thirteen Performing Art Schools, Nicola reflects on the man who […]

Jigsaw Watford – Three years on…

Last weekend our Company Director, Nicola Lander, visited franchisee Katie Jackson, and her team at Jigsaw Watford. Having taught and managed at several Jigsaw schools across London and Hertfordshire and worked at Jigsaw Head Office running the agency Jigsaw Arts Management, Katie took the plunge and decided to open Jigsaw Watford in September 2015. Her hard […]

Meet our new HR & Schools Manager Kate Cohen

We were 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. Kate’s interest in the performing arts was sparked when she started attending ballet classes at the age of […]

New Franchise Jigsaw Chelmsford opens its doors!

Jigsaw has been successfully running performing arts classes since 1995 in the London and Greater London areas. New Jigsaw franchisee, former student and current teacher, Abbie continues her journey by launching a new school in Chelmsford, Essex. This weekend saw the very first students between 3-18 years old enjoying Performing Arts classes specialising in dance, […]

Jigsaw students enjoy audition success!

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. First out of the blocks this month is Samara, who has been filming for a child adoption/fostering commercial! We look forward to seeing it […]