December 13, 2023

The Power of Embracing the Unexpected through Performing Arts

Have you ever pondered how a small, seemingly insignificant change could transform your everyday routine? Let’s delve into a story that originated from a laboratory mishap but ended up revolutionizing office life forever.

Spencer Silver, a scientist at 3M, was diligently striving to create an ultra-strong adhesive. Yet, fate had other plans. What he ended up with was the complete opposite鈥攁 weak adhesive that stuck lightly but could be removed effortlessly, leaving no residue behind.

However, what seemed like a failed experiment caught the attention of another scientist, Arthur Fry. He stumbled upon Spencer’s “failure” and had an epiphany. What if this light adhesive could solve his constant problem of bookmarks falling out of his choir hymnal? In a stroke of creative genius, Arthur envisioned the possibilities, birthing the first Post-it Note.

This accidental invention sparked a quiet revolution, reshaping how we organize our thoughts and ideas in offices, homes, and creative spaces globally. It’s a testament to how innovation can emerge from unexpected places.

Reflecting on this, I began contemplating the hidden benefits of embracing the unexpected for our children, even in their choice of activities. Consider introducing them to new extracurricular pursuits, such as the diverse and creative world of performing arts.

Much like the accidental adhesive that changed the game, stepping into the unknown can profoundly impact your child. Engaging in activities like dancing, acting, or playing an instrument can unlock a world of self-expression, confidence, and adaptability.

That’s where Theatretrain Hitchin, Stevenage and Letchworth step in. We offer professional training in the performing arts, providing comprehensive weekly classes in singing, dance, and drama. What sets us apart is our annual performances at prestigious venues鈥攍ocal professional theatres, the iconic West End, and even the legendary Royal Albert Hall.

But our offerings don’t stop there. We provide budding talents with opportunities to collaborate with reputable agencies, opening doors to TV, film, and theatre projects.

Are you ready to set the stage for your child’s artistic journey? Explore Theatretrain Hitchin, Stevenage and Letchworth and uncover the magic of performing arts! 馃専

In a world where unexpected discoveries can spark revolutions, why not give your child the chance to explore the unforeseen and unleash their hidden potential through the captivating world of performing arts?

Find out more about our

amazing performing arts classes

Theatretrain Hitchin


Hitchin Girls School


Theatretrain Letchworth


St Christopher’s School


Theatretrain Stevenage


Marriotts School


Theatretrain, a nationwide provider of weekend theatre schools for young people aged 4-18, specialises in weekly classes in acting, singing, and dancing. An emphasis is placed on learning valuable life skills such as confidence, empathy, courage, and resilience. If you know a child who loves to dance, act and sing or could do with a little confidence boost why not visit to find out what our performing arts classes can offer your child at one of our 80 locations across the UK.

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