What We Do


Youth Action Group - Our youth action group (YAG) was set up to guide the Directors of Starmakerz in the wishes of the young people we deal with, they are empowered to take a degree of control in the classes they wish to see developed, and also which equipment would be useful, they met once a month and the last success they helped us to achieve was in the Go Middlesbrough project and also the acquisition of portable dance mirrors for our dance classes

Dancing - We offer free dancing classes every Saturday at our Middlesbrough base, we have a sprung wooden floor and professional dance mirrors and p.a. Our teachers are fully qualified. We also offer more advanced classes in dance, they are subsidised and a small charge may be applicable to these advanced courses.

Singing - We offer free singing classes every Saturday at our Middlesbrough base, we have a fully equipped stage with lighting and pa rig, with recording studio available to record. Our teachers are fully qualified. We also offer more advanced classes in singing, they are subsidised and a small charge may be applicable to these advanced courses.

Recording - We offer free recording every Saturday at our Middlesbrough Base we have a fully professional digital based recording studio, including Neumann microphones, Yamaha synthesiser, Genelec monitoring and Nuendo and Logic software. Our studio is also available for teaching and music production, these are subsidised and a small charge may be applicable to the services. We can also offer a location recording service, we have a state of the art mobile recording studio that can come to virtually any location to record multitrack digital audio, if you can here it we can capture it.

Instrument Lessons - We offer free music tuition every Saturday, we have musical instruments to loan, and to take home, our tuition includes Trombone, Trumpet, Tuba, Guitar, Piano. We are happy to look at new requests for other instruments as required. We are also starting a brass band in the new year and would support any players who wish to join this. We also offer more advanced one on one teaching, this is subsidised and a small charge may apply.

Song Production - We offer a complete song production service, in our recording studio we have real and digital instruments and gigabytes of samples to create songs from a simple idea to a fully complete mixed and mastered track, as we only use fully professional musicians and teachers we can create any style required we can also create backing tracks for shows and education establishments.

Drama - We have a fully equipped stage with professional lighting rig and pa with teaching in technical operation in both lighting and sound as well as in drama, we stage shows at our own theatre venue as well as touring into local schools and venues.

Interactive Rhythmology - Drumming is a fantastic way to break down barriers and build self confidence in a group environment, we ran thee courses throughout the Tees Valley area over the last two years with great reviews and feedback, no musical history is needed and any age group can enjoy these classes, we provide all instruments and can come to you if required, prices depending on your requirements, please get in touch for a bespoke quote.