Go into business with

Make Believe

Do you believe in yourself?

Thinking of starting your own business, but not sure how to go about it?

Then why not consider going into business with us at Make Believe…

Are you ready to make things happen?

Our proven franchise model offers you an opportunity to be part of a purposeful, dynamic and growing business.
Our model has been designed to fully support you with all aspects of business set up

Location finding

Hiring qualified teachers

Student recruitment


Finance support

Franchise business partnership

Make Believe is safe, secure inclusive environment in which our students can experience the Joy of Performance.

For us, it’s about placing the responsibility for our brand and running our schools in the most capable and passionate hands – then working together to grow.

For you, it’s about a unique opportunity to start your own business while enjoying our excellent framework of support, and letting your flair, passion and creativity take your school to great heights.

Make Believe is the perfect way to own your own business while never being on your own! With 20 years of proven experience, we will support you on your journey to success.

Why Become a Make Believe Franchisee?

Rewarding, flexible career

A Make Believe franchise offers you the opportunity to run a part-time theatre school – you choose the day and place.

Be your own boss

At Make Believe you will be the principle of your own school and reap the rewards of your success.

Extensive support program

From operations advice, marketing to finance, we are always only a phone call away!

Access to multiple revenue streams

Make believe is more than a preforming arts school, it also stages productions, runs early years classes,, holiday Camps and a has a successful talent agency.

Your own development

At Make Believe you will not only enjoy an excellent training program, you will also enjoy our on-going support. We will help you expand your school, reach new audiences and grow your business.

Think you have what it takes?

Taking on a Make Believe franchise is a long term commitment, which is why we’re so selective – we want to work with the best people for the job! Running a successful theatre school requires a certain set of skills, and while you don’t necessarily need performing arts experience, it is important that you have the ability, passion and drive needed to run your business and your team.

Franchisee Stories

Hear how and why some of our existing franchisees started their own Make Believe journey.

Here’s the process


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