STAGECOACH PERFORMING ARTS is capping off 2023 on a high note, welcoming eight new franchisees into its UK network and reinforcing its Head Office team. This strategic expansion positions the brand for continued success in the realm of children’s performing arts education as it looks ahead to 2024.
The recent influx of franchisees sees Stagecoach schools sprouting in diverse locations such as Winchester, Stoke Newington, Marlborough, Stockport, Havant, Malvern, Huntingdon, Bridgend, and Cowbridge. Each new addition brings a wealth of varied experiences and fresh ideas to the Stagecoach network, fueled by an infectious enthusiasm for nurturing young talent.
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Among the new franchisees is Natalie Wright, an accomplished performer with credits in notable productions such as The Elephant Man and Mr Selfridge. Drawing on her extensive teaching background across various age groups and settings, Natalie is eager to contribute her expertise to Stagecoach Stoke Newington. Her journey with Stagecoach, which began as a student at the age of 10, has come full circle, embodying the brand’s commitment to fostering a supportive community.
Reflecting its dedication to self-promotion and franchisee excellence, Stagecoach has expanded its Head Office team across departments like marketing, events, education, and franchise development. Bernadette Csiszer, previously a Franchise Administrator, has taken on the role of Marketing Executive. In her new capacity, Bernadette aims to enhance the brand’s marketing strategy to sustain its ongoing growth.
CEO Andy Knights views these additions as instrumental in Stagecoach’s nationwide growth, ensuring that children across the UK have access to top-notch performing arts education. “We’re eager to see where they will take our brand, and with such an opportunity for growth, this is a very exciting time to be joining our network,” says Knights.
As Stagecoach Performing Arts continues to empower young talent and expand its reach, the local community can anticipate an enriching and vibrant cultural landscape, with more opportunities for children to explore and express their artistic potential. For those interested in franchise opportunities with Stagecoach Performing Arts, further details can be found here.