Suffolk stars

YOUNGSTERS from Suffolk have been strutting their stuff at a renowned theatre in London.About 35 members of the Suffolk Academy of Dancing and Performing Arts, which has homes in Ipswich and Stowmarket, took part in a show at Sadler's Wells in Rosebury Avenue.

YOUNGSTERS from Suffolk have been strutting their stuff at a renowned theatre in London.

About 35 members of the Suffolk Academy of Dancing and Performing Arts, which has homes in Ipswich and Stowmarket, took part in a show at Sadler's Wells in Rosebury Avenue.

The dancers, aged from seven to 17, took part in a children's variety show called Stars in Our > Eyes which included dancing to two pieces of modern music.

Louise Carter, dance school principal, said: "It was a brilliant day and they all did really well. We hope to be back in London for more performances in the summer."

Former Bucks Fizz singer Cheryl Baker compared the event, which took place on March 27.

Nine-year-old Abigail Glading, a member of the Suffolk Academy, is celebrating after being selected from hundreds of hopefuls to take part in the London Children's Ballet.

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