Fierce Performing Academy

Nurturing Creativity and Talent in All Children


A great way to nurture confidence and creativity in your child


Including private tuition lessons

Musical Theatre

Culminating in our end-of-term Helix Show

Hi, I’m Tarik!

With vast performing experience on TV, stage and screen, myself and my specially trained teachers look forward to sharing our love of the performing arts to help inspire creativity and nurture confidence in your child.

Tarik ShebaniFounder, Fierce Peforming Academy

Tarik is delighted that it’s his

6th year running Fierce Performing Academy

A partial list of Tarik’s credits include:


Centenary 1916/2016-Bord Gais Energy Theatre (Live on RTE), The Golden Era at the round room in the Mansion house, Gotta make that train (Dance Captain)-Tivoli Theatre, Grease 2013 &2014 Cork opera house,Aida-Gaiety theatre,Holding on at The Axis Theatre, Starting Point(e)-Smock alley theatre, Miles Away Beside You – Smock alley Theatre, West Side Story – Cork opera house, Kiss of the Spider Women – Rupert Guinness theatre, The Ha’Penny Bridge – Cork Opera House, Eejit of Love – Samuel Beckett Theatre, Celtic Diva – Helix Theatre


UK tour – The Wizard of Oz Beyond the Rainbow (dance captain), principal dancer in Sonamar (Spain), Celtic Storm, Celtic nights & Brendan O’Carroll’s Mrs Brown – HQ theatre. Tarik has also performed on board Costa Cruise lines.


Spirit of Christmas with the Osmond’s , Tony Kenny Ireland & Jury’s Irish cabaret.


Robin Hood and his Merry Men at Gaiety Theatre. Beauty and the Beast, Sleeping Beauty, Jack and the Beanstalk and Cinderella – Helix Theatre. Robinson Crusoe, Aladdin, Jack and the Beanstalk, Beauty and the Beast and Mother Goose (dance captain) – Gaiety Theatre. Puss and Boots and Cinderella – Olympia Theatre. Sleeping Beauty – Cork Opera House. Aladdin and Cinderella – London.


Little Women Series 1, Daniel O’Donnell PBS special, Penny Dreadful season 1 and 2, Eurovision 2014 in Copenhagen with Can-Linn, Euro song on the Late Late Show 2014, TV3 Toy Show 2014, Vikings season 1,2 and 3. Irish Film Television Awards 2013, RTE’s Saturday Night Live, Raw, Eight part TV series Fame the Musical, Camelot, The Tudors season 3 &4, numerous appearances on The Late Late Show, Live at Three, Ireland AM, T.X & Echo Island.

UTV’s Love on a Saturday Night with Davina McCall. BBC’s Children in Need and Top of the Pops.


EK Tha Tiger Bollywood movie, The Butcher Boy, Ella Enchanted & a 4 part TV series The Magnificent.

DVD recordings: Celtic Diva and the June Rodgers Christmas Special.

Corporate events: Laochra at Croke Park 2016 commemoration. Junk Kouture at the 3 Arena. Lip sync battle at Electric Picnic to name just a few.


1 – Dance
Modern Jazz Dance/Street Jazz
Hip Hop/Contemporary Dance
Commercial Style Dance

2 – Musical Theatre
3 – Singing
4 – Teaching of technique for performance on the professional stage
5 – Drama

The schools term lasts for 10 weeks and terms commence from September to June.

Call Tarik on 086 872 3356 | Email