Welcome to Razzamataz Derby.
Razzamataz Theatre Schools was launched in 2000 and achieved national recognition in 2007 after a memorable appearance on BBC’s Dragons’ Den, winning the investment from Duncan Bannatyne.
Razzamataz Derby launched in 2007 and has since grown from strength to strength, having since been relaunched by joint Principals and Franchisee’s Nick Furlong and Gemma Hextall in 2020. Offering tuition to ages 4 to 18 years, we pride ourselves on top quality tuition at affordable prices. Nick and Gemma are proud and delighted to have been awarded the national awards of Runner up in ‘most outstanding young franchise owner 2019’ at the Approved Franchise Association awards as well as being a finalist in the most loved dance, drama or performing arts activity category at the What’s on 4 Kids awards 2019; Alongside the accolades of Best New Franchisee’s 2015 and Best Marketing Campaign 2016, followed by Best Customer Service 2017, Best Community Spirit 2017 and Best Business Builder 2017 and then Best Community Spirit again in 2018 and 2019, along with Outstanding Contribution to Razzamataz Theatre Schools Ltd in 2018.
Razzamataz Derby is proud to put the welfare of its students at the heart of everything it does. From providing affordable part-time performing arts training for children and young people throughout the UK, to giving them access to some of the most talented performers through specialist workshops and classes, Razzamataz Derby uses theatre arts within small class sizes to nurture a child’s confidence and self-esteem, all while making sure they are having a lot of fun.
Come and join the Razzamataz family to experience a range of styles from classic West End musical theatre to funky street dance and pop singing. There are always lots of opportunities to perform for both boys and girls, from local theatres and festivals to the glittering lights of Professional theatres!
“Razzamataz taught my daughter much more than performing arts. It was a lesson in teamwork, commitment, confidence and she is now happy in her own skin.”
“Razz has really made a big change in my life and has made it so much better! I really feel at home here.”
“I truly am grateful for Razz for providing my daughter with such amazing opportunities to grow as a person and excel in life.”