Join us for our annual Summer Programme, taking place at Laine Theatre Arts and Online.
Members have the opportunity to access a wide range of courses in studio and online, delivered by our expert teaching teams.
Don’t miss the opportunity to secure your spot today, and pick-up something new before the Autumn term starts.
Browse the rest of the programme below:
Monday 7 August
9:00 - 12:15 - Imperial Classical Ballet: Focus on grade 4 with variation
12:00 - 14:00 - Contemporary Dance: Floorwork focus
13:15 - 16:30 - Imperial Classical Ballet: Pointe work - Training vocabulary for Intermediate and Advanced 1
Tuesday 8 August
9:00 - 12:15 - Tap Dance: Intermediate refresher - Part 1 and 2
12:00 - 14:00 - Contemporary Dance: Intermediate solo focus
13:15 - 16:30 - Tap Dance: Intermediate - Part 3
Wednesday 9 August
9:00 - 12:15 - Imperial Classical Ballet: Focus on grade 5
9:00 - 12:15 - Modern Theatre: Revise and regenerate part 1 - Intermediate syllabus options A and B with new music playlist - Part 1
12:00 - 15:30 - Contemporary dance: Improvisation workshop with top tips and tools
13:15 - 16:30 - Imperial Classical Ballet: Focus on grade 6
13:15 - 16:30 - Modern Theatre: Modern Theatre revitalized for all – New and inclusive training for Modern Theatre graded syllabus including all the options A and B (Girls/Boys) syllabus - Part 1
Thursday 10 August
9:00 - 16:30 - Cecchetti Classical Ballet: Grade syllabus refresher - Grade 1 - grade 4 (part 1)
9:00 - 12:15 - Modern Theatre: Revise and regenerate part 1 - Intermediate syllabus options A and B with new music playlist - Part 2
13:15 - 16:30 - Modern Theatre: Modern Theatre revitalized for all – New and inclusive training for Modern Theatre graded syllabus including all the options A and B (Girls/Boys) syllabus - Part 2
Friday 11 August
9:00 - 16:30 - Cecchetti Classical Ballet: Grade syllabus refresher - Grade 4 (part 2) - grade 6
9:00 - 12:15 - Tap Dance: Intermediate - Part 4
13:15 - 16:30 - Tap Dance: Rhythm and how to teach it - Primary to Intermediate
Course descriptions and lecturers
Cecchetti Classical Ballet
Imperial Classical Ballet
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Please note that all course dates and times are stated in British Summer Time. Courses will include time for breaks; however, the exact timing of this break may vary from course to course.
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