Dance not only motivates your child to stay active, it is a great way for children to learn skills, concepts and dynamics through movement and music. Through the joy of dance our Petite Pointers will be developing essential skills that support their cognitive, Physical, social and emotional development. Our Petite Pointers classes are a great way to learn new skills and build friendships. Classes are run by educators who care about your child’s education and development. Your child can learn these valuable skills, concepts and dynamics through our fun and educational Petite Pointers dance classes.
Dance has many physical, social and emotional benefits. Our Junior classes are a joyful creative outlet where we strive for excellence in dance in a nurturing and encouraging environment. Social bonding with peers creates friendships for life. Our Junior students continue the building blocks of skills previously acquired, refining fundamental dance skills through various dance styles. Our Junior programme explores more intricate technical, performance and musical skills. At this level there are opportunities to participate in external examinations and internal assessments. Encouraging students to progress through both syllabus and non syllabus study taking their dance education to the next level. Our Junior classes are both fun and challenging to gently develop self motivation, responsibility and pride in a nurturing environment.
Our senior dance students enjoy the challenge of further developing the skills they have acquired to date. This stage of a dancer’s training is probably the most challenging and rewarding. Most students will have had the benefit of many years of incremental growth and developing skills that can now be put to exciting use!
In ballet classes pointe work is introduced for the first time at Intermediate Foundation level, separate Open Ballet classes are available to further develop and extend the dancers’ vocabulary and repertoire from the great ballet productions of our time is introduced to further extend the knowledge and capabilities of our maturing students.
In the advanced contemporary and jazz classes, students explore more complex ways of expressing themselves and further develop their ability to analyse and create different and exciting movement patterns.
Enjoy the physical and social benefits of our Adult classes while boosting your self confidence and general well being. Our adult classes encourage both beginners and more experienced dancers from ages 18 – 60+ years. Classes are fun and friendly. You can attend casually at your leisure! Come and join the fun and discover the joys and benefits of dance!
We are Proud to be an official RAD Silver Swans Accredited Ballet School.