Summary of Operation: Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts (LIPA) has set up a part-time performing arts academy franchise aimed at children aged four to 19. Franchise owners take a managerial role and oversee the running of the academy and can also teach some classes themselves (providing they have an appropriate qualification).

Ideal Franchise Owner Profile: This opportunity is ideal for someone with a teaching and/or performing arts background. People with experience of working with children and who enjoy helping young people to reach their full potential will find LIPA 4:19 particularly rewarding.

Cost of Franchise: £13,500 + VAT

Year Company Established: 2003

Year of First Franchise Owner: 2008

Training Provided: Full training, access to marketing strategies and a comprehensive Operations Manual.

Support Services Provided: Ongoing guidance from the support team.

bfa Membership: Associate