<p>Celebrating 10 years in Santa Barbara, The Adderley School has brought hundreds of children’s performances to the stage. “As I say to the parents, acting and singing and dancing are only the gimmick,” founder Janet Adderley says. “We are in the business of empowering children, of helping them find an inner confidence that their individual voice is worth paying attention to.”</p>

The Adderley School Empowers Kids to Find Their Voice, Confidence On Stage

Frankie Victoria, Special to Noozhawk

Founder Janet Adderley uses acting, singing and dancing as stepping stones to nurture students in pursuit of much more