Miss Sutcliffe is a fully registered Dance Teacher with the Royal Academy of Dance gaining all her teaching certificates with Distinction. Miss Sutcliffe is also fully qualified with the I.S.T.D.teaching Tap, Modern, Jazz and Ballet, again passing all her teaching qualifications with distinction.
Here at LongsWay Dance Centre, we offer the chance to take dance lessons in Ballroom, Latin and Salsa Dancing. From beginner to advanced, social dancing to competitive dancing, all done in a relaxedenvironment. Studies suggest that dancing can lower blood pressure, reduce stress, increase flexibility and fitness levels. Like other sports, dancing releases endorphins which can make a person feel better. No matter what age or experience, dancing is something that can benefit your mind, body and soul.
As well as offering Ballet, Tap and Modern lessons to students aged 2 years upwards, we now also offer Street Dance, Drama, Singing and Musical Theatre classes. We have examination classes availableto all children aged 3 and above, and all students who attend are given the chance to enter for BBO exams. We also give our most capable students the opportunity to compete in dance festivals and competitions around the North West.
There is a strong emphasis on performance in the academy and students are given the opportunity to participate in a show biannually. Guest teachers to the LSQ Academy of Dance will also ensure thatstudents are exposed to a variety of teaching styles and methods.
The Stage Factory Dance & Theatre School is a fun and friendly school based in Ravenhead, St Helens, Merseyside. Classes are held in ballet, tap, modern and musical theatre. The school, which openedin February 2005, is run by Helen Pender AISTD, a former professional dancer & singer, and has approximately 160 pupils. The emphasis on all classes is "performance". Consequently, children will be involved in various concerts and shows throughout the year.
At Shimmin Dance we strive to create a happy and caring environment and pride ourselves in helping every aspiring young dancer reach their full potential. Children are welcome to start classes at anyage and anytime throughout the year. We hold regular examination sessions in Classical Ballet, Tap and Modern Jazz and are proud of our excellent 100% pass rate.
We hold medal tests twice a year for those wanting impartial, professional grading of their dancing to date. Our annual events include medal presentations, social dances, Blackpool Tower Ballroom day,Christmas Dance and the option to partake in the Medallist of the Year competition. Over the Summer school holidays we stop our normal classes and have a fun and friendly Sequence for Summer 6 week class. This gives everyone more chance to dance at our annual Blackpool Tower Ballroom Day.
A: Girls may wear any ballet, princess or fairy costumes they already have, or leggings and t-shirt. Boys generally wear shorts and t-shirt. Bare feet are fine to start with for ballet, Modern, orClassical Greek lessons. For Tap dance it's advisable to wear sturdy school shoes. Trainers are not reccommended. Once children are settled, then we do have a uniform, but it is not essential unless your child wishes to take exams. Babes/pre-school classes: No set uniform.
The Golden School Of Dancing is a successful and professional dance school in Westhoughton, which has been established for over 24 years. We offer a full range of professional classes, in Ballet, Tap,Modern Jazz, Stage, Musical Theatre, Singing & Gymnastic Dance. Classes are available from 2 years in our tiny tot classes, up to advanced professional level.
Legends Dance Academy based in Warrington specialises in teaching street dance to children all ages. We pride ourselves on welcoming children of every ability through the doors to be part of our teamand learn at our dance academy where we provide fun, energetic, step by step classes to all the latest music your children love. We also provide a class in the day for tots 18m - 4yrs introducing lots of different dance styles to your little ones before they can progress into the main classes.