School Of Music

The School of Music at Ashford Arts Centre offers piano lessons, singing, cello, violin and more from a range of DBS checked, experienced, working musicians. Bursaries are available.

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Ashford Community Theatre (ACT) is an intimate theatre nestled inside the arts centre. In addition to live drama and concerts, ACT is the home of AFS Films and Ashford Film Festival.

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Kent Education Centre (KEC) is an accredited GCSE Exam and tuition centre which provides arts-based qualifications, tuition and exam access in maths and English.

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Ashford Arts Centre

The Centre for the Creative and Performing Arts in Ashford is here to train, exhibit, inspire through the arts.

Here you will find both music lessons and extraordinary performances by musicians from all over the world who stop by our intimate little theatre to perform for audiences of up to 40 warmly interested and supportive listeners.

Here you will find short-term courses in film making and professionals creating feature films for global distribution.

Here you will find a place to explore your own creativity in art, music, dance, writing, film making courses and more.

You will also find some of the most interesting and eclectic artists creating original eclectic works for you to be entertained, informed and inspired to get involved with the arts year-round.


ACT - Ashford Community Theatre, intimate venue inside Ashford Arts Centre
The Dramatists are a group of actors based in Kent who perform periodically at ACT - Ashford Community Theatre, inside Ashford Arts Centre, Kent.

Next Steps...

For music lessons or information on how to get involved with creating film projects, please call the arts centre to book an appointment with theĀ  Director at 01233 637 309.