Kings Performing Arts offer outstanding classes and training in Dance, Drama and Singing with endless opportunities to perform. Our aim is to help youngsters gain confidence, friends and the knowledgeof performing arts and everything involved. Kings is a part-time school for children and teenagers aged between 4-18. If you are in that age bracket, interested and wanting to get involved, Kings Performing Arts is the place for you.
All the teachers at the school are fully CRB checked and have relevant knowledge in health and safety and first aid. All the teachers also regularly attend seminars, courses and workshops to keep upto date with the teaching practices of today. The Sarah-Louise Ashworth School of Dance opened in Kirkbymoorside in January 2006. Classes are held daily for children starting from as young as 3 years. Adult classes are also available. We also offer parent and toddler classes from 18 months.
Born from a lifelong passion for both dressmaking and movement/dance, Material Moves is an exciting new project which aims to share these rich experiences in step-by-step courses. Based at the DIYSewing Studio in Scarborough, we offer professional tuition in a friendly and creative environment. Carol ran a successful design and dressmaking business for 12 years, securing contracts with Debenhams, Dorothy Perkins, Evans, and local businesses Duette and Dapper.
Our school is where you will receive the best quality ballet training. Donya Keys, Principal and founder of En Pointe, is a highly trained and experienced ballet teacher, and ex-professional dancer.Miss Rachel, our qualified senior teacher is also a professional dancer. Miss Rebecca trained at the RAD and is a fully qualified teacher. En Pointe ballet school has several venues around York. We practice the world recognised Royal Academy of Dance (RAD).
Danceworx now offers the IDTA ofqual recognised vocational dance qualifications a level 2, 3 and 4 certificate or diploma with credits going towards university ucas points. No one would leave therechild with a nursery or playgroup without checking it was run properly however this is often overlooked when choosing a dance school, having this award means that as a parent you know that at Danceworx we are committed to putting the safe well being and training of your child first.
Lorraines School of Dancing is a small, professional and friendly dance organisation teaching many forms of dance to pupils of all skill levels. We are available for private tuition, dance classes andthe hosting of full dance events. All dances are taught by Lorraine a professionally qualified member of the I.D.T.A. We have several new beginners' classes starting soon; Ballroom & Latin American, Rock 'n' Roll and Salsa.
Miss Jo's wedding gave some of our staff and pupils the opportunity to show their skills in the modern genre - this was shown as a surprise to Jo's now husband! These are busy times for us atChatsworth (even after Miss Jo's wedding!). Many of our classes are full - particularly Born to Dance, Pre-School and Preparatory so please email us to check availabilty.
Taking part in dance shows is important to Just Dance. Participation in these events provides the pupils with the opportunity to build confidence and skill in performance, in an environment where theycan bond and observe each other to improve. We are keen to recognise progress, and often enter our pupils into dance exams and competitions. This provides individual goals, and helps to perfect techniques which have been learned.
Students are taught from Pre-assessment (3 years old - boys and girls) through to full advance in many subjects, including: Classical Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Hip Hop, Singing, Drama and Musical Theatre. Weendeavour to make dance and theatre a happy experience for all our students, teaching with care and understanding. We believe dance can build character and confidence as well as co-ordination, rhythm, strength and flexibility.
Thanks to our link with Preston College can now offer a FULLY funded FULL TIME course for 16 - 18 year olds who wish to persue a career in dance. This builds well on the work done at lower levels inGCSE dance and Vocational Examinations, and leads to a qualification equivalent to 3 A levels, with the same UCAS points.