Provoking excellence in performing arts & cultivating talent in our multi-cultural and diverse world!


David Stinson F.R.S.A

CEO & Founder
Artistic Director of Musical Theatre, Acting and Lyrical Dance

David is the CEO & Founder of International Performing Arts & Theatre (I-PATH), a world leading examination board regulated by RSL Awards Ltd and Ofqual (The Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation). 

He is a professional singer and dancer and has travelled the world taking leading roles in many musical productions including in the West End’s Dominion Theatre and Victoria Apollo. He’s also supported artists such as X Factor winner Sam Bailey and singers from The Voice at various events.

David is also the Founder and Principal of one of London’s award winning schools – David Stinson Theatre School, based in Blackheath, Greenwich. He’s the CEO of David Stinson Holiday Clubs which provides full time childcare during all school holidays, and a Director at Global Education Training Qualifications. David also works extensively within the state education sector and has experience as a Primary School teacher; a School Business Manager; and has been involved in the turnaround of several schools that were rated as Inadequate by Ofsted. David’s passion extends further through the work he has done as a school governor at numerous schools throughout the country.

In his spare time, David supports numerous charities and can be seen judging dance competitions across Europe and Asia. He is a guest lecturer at various colleges and universities. He is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts and a member of the UN’s body for dance – International Dance Council where he is invited to attend meetings at UNESCO.

David’s main ambition is to make arts education accessible to everyone.