(including Baby Ballet and graded classes)
Classical Ballet is most popular dance style among young children and is the foundation of all dance styles. Students learn in a calm and friendly environment and are taught the ISTD syllabus by ISTD qualified teachers. Baby ballets students learn the basics by incorporating fun imagery along with the help of props. Children learning this dance style then progress onto graded classes with a good foundation in ballet.
(including Baby Tap and graded classes)
Tap dance is a very popular dance style with all age groups and we offer classes for children from 2.5 years. Classes emphasize the development and strengthening of basic tap technique highlighting the importance of rhythm and sound. Students progress through the grades following the ISTD syllabus, taught by ISTD qualified teachers. Recently some up beat tempo songs have been introduced to the syllabus for us all to enjoy tapping to.
Classes are provided for children who love to dance and exercise to some exciting up tempo music. Students gain strength and coordination as they learn simple dance steps leading to more complex routines as they progress through the grades. Classes follow the syllabus of the ISTD from Grade One to Major levels, and are taught by ISTD qualified teachers.
This is a very exciting and enjoyable dance style. Our street dance classes are designed to give fun-filled sessions where students will learn to let go and express themselves to their favourite music. Our expert street dance teacher will help pupils understand rhythm, coordination and will teach the basic as well as more challenging moves and grooves. These will be grouped in energetic street dance routines you can practice and perform with attitude.
Acrobatics is a unique dance style which develops great flexibility and strength to achieve balances, lifts, bends and splits. It also incorporates elements of jazz, ballet and gymnastics.?Acrobatics is an energetic and fun form of exercise for boys and girls of all ages.?Tricks, kicks, splits…?’Acro’ combines dance moves and acrobatic movements known as tricks. The tricks become progressively more difficult and complex as the dancers develop their flexibility, strength… and bravery! The dance movements in acro include ballet, jazz and modern dance styles, making it a useful addition to a young dancers training. Students in this class will have the added advantage of using mats to ensure they are safe.
Musical theatre is a form of theatrical performance that combines songs, acting and dance. Classes will be based around West End musicals and some elements from on Broadway. This class is made for anyone who loves to sing and dance!
Junior Jazz classes are non-syllabus based. These classes provide a dynamic influence to training using current music and styles. Our weekly classes work on different pieces of choreography broadening the dancers knowledge of dance vocabulary whilst working quickly to pick up the style and steps. Our pupils develop confidence, performance skills and a stronger technique to enhance their modern work.