Stella Mann College of Performing Arts was founded in 1946 and has gained the reputation of being one of the best schools for Ballet in the Country.

The College, which is based in the heart of Bedford, has diversified its training which now includes a wide range of up-to-date musical theatre and dance skills and styles.

The University of Northampton will be working in partnership with Stella Mann College of Performing Arts to deliver the following degrees by Validation arrangement:

  • BA (Hons) Performing Arts Top-up

For more information please visit the Stella Mann College website. To apply for any of the above courses please email

For further information about this partnership arrangement, please contact Chris Burdett