Nicholas Jury, Ballroom & Latin American Dance Instructor L.I.S.T.D and owner of Dance Extreme has been dancing for over 20 years. After being successfully achieving his medals and awards in Ballroomand Latin early on in his amateur career, he now stands 'highly commended' as a professional dance teacher with the ISTD. With Nicholas competing Nationally as a Ten Dance specialist he regularly travels all over the UK competing at a high standard in all the major championships.
Our first aim is for all students to enjoy dance. Dancing is a great way to build children's confidence and creativity, providing them with new skills and interests. We always aim to get the childrento a high standard, and if they wish, they may take exams. Our current students have had great results in previous years. Although we hope to keep the emphasis on fun, achieving a certain standard and gaining a certificate does give a feeling of success.
Running successfully since 2001, the school continues to grow due to the fun environment and the professional teaching styles of Nicola and Karen. The school has over 200 pupils ranging between theages of 3 and 83, who participate in the vast range of dance classes offered weekly. Adult courses also run within the dance school ranging from social Rock'n'Roll through to Salsa dancing, from upbeat Urban Funk street dance through to disco fever line dancing.
The Anne Gale School of Dance prides itself on the excellent training in dance that the students receive whilst attending classes with us. It has been the established school in Luton for over fortyyears and now also holds classes in the nearby village Barton-le-clay. More information about these venues can be found on our 'locations' page.
Our one to one lessons and classes for amateurs in Ballroom, Latin styles, Sequence, Disco & Street. Classes are based upon a social, fun & friendly atmosphere, but still retaining a high standard oftuition. Examinations are usually held 3 times a year through the International Dance Teachers Association.
Our studios are situated in South Oxhey, Edgware, Garston and Hemel Hempstead, and cater for all ages and abilities. Our classes are fun and energetic and will aim to improve your child's fitness,coordination, concentration and confidence. Check out our timetables here. Many of our students have gone on to gain scholarships with reputable dance colleges such as Urdang, Laines and Italia Conti.
Natalia Richardson was born in the ex-USSR, studying Dance from the age of 7, first Ballet then Ballroom and Latin. She had training from some of Europe's leading teachers and in her early teens andwon competitions throughout Eastern Europe. As a result of an International Competition Dancing, Natalia gained popularity in Germany where she took up residence.
XLR8 Dance & Fitness was founded in April 2011 by Lianne Davies, dancer, teacher and choreographer. After working for a variety of other companies in the Hertfordshire area for a number of years andafter a lot of planning a preparation, XLR8 was born! Since the founding of XLR8, children and adults in Hertfordshire have benefited from a large range of dance and fitness classes to suit all abilities. We believe we offer something truly unique and exciting at our classes.
Studying Drama has a lot of personal benefits for students. It helps with building self-confidence, speaking in public, and developing interpersonal skills. Through drama you can become anyone,anywhere, at anytime. By understanding drama you can learn to understand anyone, anywhere anytime. The uniqueness of the Musical Theatre is that it combines all three skills, dancing, acting and singing, making it more engrossing, exciting and also more demanding.
Aviv Dance Studios is a leading dance school renowned for its high quality dance teaching in Watford and Harpenden and spectacular annual shows. Our dance schools focus on performance and enjoyment,as well as high quality dance training. All our non-syllabus classes provide a place for kids, teens and adults of all abilities to keep fit, get inspired and challenge the body and mind through DANCE.