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ALL LISTINGS: PLEASE CHECK STATUS OF ALL CLASSES PRIOR TO ATTENDING

In line with Government guidance on COVID-19, many of our local baby and children’s classes and activities are currently not running, or have moved to online classes. For any of the listings on here please check with the organiser if it is on or off before attending.

I am endeavouring to keep the listings as up to date as possible but please check with organisers first, thanks for your understanding.


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Dancestars

Dancing with the Emphasis on FUN! Dancestars is a fun, energetic dance class that will see your little one wiggle and giggle, move and groove to all the latest songs! Aimed at boys and girls with classes catering from walking up to 7 years. We provide the funky tunes…the children do the rest!

Classes are: MINIS – walking to 4 years, JUNIORS – 3 and a half to 7 years. They run weekly at –

  • Monday, 9.30am: St Mary’s Church Hall, St Mary’s Close, Elloughton (Minis)
  • Tuesday, 10am: Hands That Heal, Pocklington (Minis)
  • Thursday, 10am: St Nicholas Community Hall, Holme Church Lane, Beverley (Minis)
  • Thursday, 5.30pm: North Newbald Village Hall (Seniors)
  • Friday, 9.45am: Anlaby Studios, Wilson Street, Anlaby (Minis)
  • Saturday, 9.30am (Minis) & 10.30am (Juniors): The Wesley Centre, Market Weighton.

And once a month – Friday, 2-3pm (Inter-generational Class): Priory Care Residential Home, Cottingham. £2 per family.

Classes are pay as you dance. We work with nurseries, schools and provide holiday clubs and parties too!

For more info contact Clare on 07943 112262, email info@dancestars.co.uk, visit their website here or follow them on facebook here.


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Fit For All – Ballet Classes

Fit For All Ballet classes for all ages in Swanland. It’s a great time to start ballet lessons for both boys and girls. Classes start from 1 years and over, with availability in most classes!

Mondays:

  • 3.45pm – 2-4 yrs
  • 4.00pm – 5-7 yrs
  • 4.30pm – 8-10 yrs

Saturdays:

  • 9.15am – walking to 3 yrs (Mini Movers)
  • 10.00am – 2-4 yrs
  • 11.20am – 5-9 yrs

For children aged 10 years and over, get in touch for more information. Call Anneke on 07801752684, email fitforall@icloud.com, or you can find them on Facebook here.


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Flex Dance – East Hull Classes

flex dance hullMusical theatre and street dance classes for children aged 4 to 11 years, plus Youth Classes too. Fun, non-competitive classes with 2 optional performances each year. Classes in East Hull at:

  • Monday: Alderman Cogan Primary
  • Tuesday: Parkstone Primary, St Richards VC Academy
  • Wednesday: Spring Cottage Primary
  • Thursday: Biggin Hill Primary, Cleeve Primary, Neasden Primary
  • Saturday: Neasden Primary, Westcott Primary, Spring Cottage Primary

Book your FREE TRIAL now. For more info and bookings text Sam on 07921 222710, or visit their website here or follow them on facebook here.


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Flex Dance – West Hull & West Hull Villages Classes

flex dance hullMusical theatre and street dance classes for children aged 4 to 11 years, plus Youth Classes too. Fun, non-competitive classes with 2 optional performances each year. Classes in East Hull at:

  • Monday: Christopher Pickering Primary, Greenway Academy, Hallgate Primary, Hall Road Academy, St Thomas More Primary
  • Tuesday: Appleton Primary, Thorseby Primary, Hallgate Primary
  • Wednesday: Anlaby Primary, Cottingham Road Baptist Church, Croxby Primary, Wold Academy,
  • Thursday: Bricknell Academy, Endike Academy, Priory Baptist Church
  • Friday: Kirkella St Andrews Primary,
  • Saturday: Kirkella St Andrews Primary, Bricknell Academy

Book your FREE TRIAL now. For more info and bookings text Sam on 07921 222710, or visit their website here or follow them on facebook here.


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Hessle Road – Rhythm & Dreams Dancing Centre, Balllroom Latin & Freestyle

rhythm and dreams dancing centre hull

Classes Restart 25th July 2020

Rhythm & Dreams Dancing Centre, 833-839 Hessle Road, Hull, HU4 6QF

Ballroom, Latin and Freestyle dance classes for under 6s, under 8s and under 10s. Come along just for fun or to do exams and competitions.

Rhythm and Dreams also run Baby Ballroom for under 3s and adult fitness RhythmFit on Thursdays.

For more info and to book call 01482 448347 / 07876 455394 or email buildingdancers@aol.com.. Or visit their website here or facebook page here.


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Louise Dell Performing Arts

Louise Dell Performing Arts have been a dance school in Hull for 25 years. We follow the IDTA (International Dance Teachers Association) syllabus, with lots of opportunities for taking part in exams and shows. Louise has 30 years experience as a dance teacher, with a 100% pass rate for exams and many ex pupils now working within the trade.
Their main venues are in Hessle:
  • All Saint’s Church Hall Hessle Square: Fridays – Street Dance, Freestyle Ballroom and Latin from age 3 years upwards
  • Scout Hut behind All Saint’s Church Hall Hessle Square: Saturdays – Ballet and Tap From age 2.5 years upwards
They also offer:
  • St Joseph’s Church Hall, Boothferry Road, Hull: Tuesdays – Street Dance, Freestyle, Ballroom and Latin for ages 3 to 6, 7 to 11 and advanced class.
  • Eastfield Pre School: Mondays – Musical Theatre from age 7 upwards
  • Eastfield Primary School: Mondays – Street Dance from age 3 upwards
  • Plus Adult Ballet, Adult Tap or Adult Dance Fitness.
For more information please contact Louise on 07876 547282, email ldpahull@gmail.com, or you can check out her website here or her facebook page here.

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PQA Beverley & PQA Hull

PQA paulline Quirk Academy of Performing ArtsPQA is a weekend performing arts Academy providing tuition for children and young people from 4-18 years. Students spend three hours with us, rotating through hour-long sessions in Comedy & Drama, Musical Theatre and Film & Television. Students are split into groups according to their age with tailored classes and expert performing arts teachers. Poppets class for 4-5 year olds are shorter and last 90 minutes.

We provide a space for children and young people to express themselves, build confidence and, most importantly, have fun! The PQA model was created by Pauline Quirke and her dedicated team of performing arts specialists. With Academies across the UK, our inspirational Principals and teachers work tirelessly to ensure every student receives unrivalled support and amazing opportunities. This results in Academies that deliver the highest educational values possible, with industry standard teaching and continuous opportunities for our students to thrive and flourish.

Our teachers are all professionally trained in their respective fields and have experience in leading arts education, performing professionally and directing films and TV shows. They have been carefully chosen for their passion to inspire and motivate so that our students can achieve their very best!

Classes are held every Saturday at:

  • Beverley – Beverley Grammar School, Queensgate, Beverley, HU17 8NF. 8.45am – 12 noon
  • Hull – Wolfreton School, Well Lane, Willerby. 1.45pm – 5.00pm

For more information please visit their website here, or call 0800 5316282 or email james@pqacademy.com.

For 4 free weeks at PQA simply visit our website and request your FREE info pack today. In the ‘Other Information’ section of your enquiry enter the following code: PQAMumbler and we will be in touch.


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State of The Arts Academy

state of the arts academy hullState of The Arts Academy deliver professional, inclusive and affordable performing arts training to all ages and abilities from their purpose-built venue in Hull’s Old Town. Their aim is to provide an accessible and friendly environment where students can develop and excel in their chosen avenue of creative performing arts.

Venue includes: large dance studio, with sprung-floor and mirrored-wall, extensive black-box performing arts studio, light and spacious drama studio, large rehearsal studio, equipped music department, private tuition rooms and a café. Regularly put on shows.

Classes run Monday to Saturday and include: Boys Dance, Open Dance, Street Dance, Ballet, Tap Modern, Musical Theatre, Singing, Panto. From tots to adults plus specific SEN sessions. Full class timetable on their website here.

For more info call 07928 077862, email info@stateoftheartsacademy.co.uk, visit their website here or follow them on facebook here.

42-43 High Street, Hull, HU1 1PT.


Anlaby – Calvella School of Performing Arts

Ballet and tap lessons for ages 2 – 15 years. Saturday mornings and Monday evenings, various times by age. Street jazz classes on Wednesday evening, times by age. Classes include warm up, then work on a routine for an exam / show. One set of IDTA exams a year in May, and two shows, in July and January.

Also adult tap and fitness classes, and a children’s musical theatre workshop in August. For more info call 07818 085919.

Calvella School of Performing Arts, Pryme Street, Anlaby, HU10 6DQ.


Anlaby Common – Tornadoes Twirlers

Dance and baton twirling group for 3-15 year olds.

Wednesdays, 5.45-6.30pm. For more info contact Andrea on 07789 543711

St Marks Church Hall, Anlaby Common, Hull, HU4 7RY


Anlaby Studios – Children’s Dance Classes

Anlaby Studios is an in-house performing arts centre. Children’s timetable:

  • 2-4 years: Parent & Tots Dance, Friday at 9.45am.

For other age groups (4-5 yrs, 6-7 yrs, 8-9 yrs, 10-13 yrs, 14-16 yrs) classes run throughout the week in:

  • Ballet, Modern, Tap
  • Acrobatics, Flexibility/Stretch
  • Street, Hip Hop
  • Musical Theatre, Drama

Also Boys Only Dance for ages 8+ – Ballet Monday at 6pm, Contemporary Thursday at 6pm.

For more info contact Chloe on 07414 444685, email contact@anlabystudios.com.

Anlaby Studios, 18-22 Wilson Street, Anlaby, HU10 7AN.


Anlaby – Anlaby Studios Drama Classes

Anlaby Studios is an in-house performing arts centre with studios to hire. Every Thursday they have a performing arts class:

  • 5.30 – 6.30pm for ages 4-8 years
  • 6.30 – 8.00pm for ages 9-15 years

For more info contact Chloe on 07414 444685, email contact@anlabystudios.com. Also run a variety of children’s dance classes. Anlaby Studios, 18-22 Wilson Street, Anlaby, HU10 7AN.


Beverley – Delanoy Dancers: Ballet, Tap & Modern

Delanoy Dancers in Beverley opened its doors in September 2019 for children aged from 18 months to 18 years, with classes in ISTD Ballet, Tap and Modern.

  • Saturday: St Mary’s Parish Hall (18month-12 years)
  • Monday: St Nicholas Community Centre (11-14years)
  • Wednesday: Tokenspire Business Park (adults)
  • Thursday: Armstrongs Social Club (15-18 years)
  • Thursday: St Mary’s Parish Hall (adults)

For more information contact Fiona Delanoy on 07944 280 716 or email delanoydancers@gmail.com.


Beverley – Footloose School of Dancing

Saturdays, 9.30am – 5.00pm. Various classes throughout the day including ballet, tap and modern. Pre school ballet class suitable from 3 years. For more info contact Catherine on 07855 719386 or catherine.castledine@btinternet.com

St Mary’s Parish Hall, Beverley, HU17 8BH


Bilton – Rose Elliott Academy of Arts

Bilton Village Hall.

  • Age 4-6 years: 4.00 – 5.00
  • Age 7+ year: 5.15 – 6.15

Rose Elliott Academy of Arts is school designed for those who wish to meet there full potential as a musical theatre performer, to meet new friends and have plenty of fun. All classes consist of acting, singing and dancing preparing themselves to perform musicals such as Lion King, Wizard of Oz, Hairspray, Shrek, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Matilda and many more.

Classes also in Sutton Park Hull on Mondays and Wednesdays.

Also for younger children, REA Tots, Musical Theatre classes for pre-schoolers.

First class free!! For more details and bookings please call Rose on 07414826669 or email roseelliottacademy@gmail.com.


Bransholme – Roar Dance Academy

Variety of dance classes for all ages and abilities at Winifred Holtby Academy and Pennine Church Hall. With weekly/monthly awards, exams, annual shows and events.

Winifred Holtby Academy:

  • Mondays – 5.30-6.30pm: Lyrical Contemporary & Acro Dance. £4.50, ages 7-16yrs.
  • Tuesdays – 6-7pm: Gymnastics. £4.50, ages 4-12yrs.
  • Wednesdays – 6-7pm: Streetdance. £4.50, ages 7-16yrs.
  • Fridays – 5-7pm:  Competition teams (invite only).
  • Saturdays – 10-10.45am: Beginner Streetdance. £24 6 week block booking, ages 3-5yrs
  • Saturdays – 10-11.30am: Beginner Advanced Streetdance. £24 6 week block booking, ages 6-8yrs.

Pennine Church Hall:

  • Fridays – 4-5pm: Beginner ballet and tap.£4.50, 3-7yrs.

For booking and more information contact Becky on 07943229616 or email bex.crisp86@gmail.com.


City Centre – Park Street Performing Arts Dance and Musical Theatre

Park Street (behind St Stephen’s Centre), Hull, HU2 8RR

  • Tuesdays, 5.00 – 6.00pm – Primary ballet, tap and modern (7 – 8 yrs)
  • Saturdays, 10.00 – 11.15am Twinkle Toes Ballet and Tiny Tappers (2 – 6 yrs), 11.00am – 12.00pm Primary Musical Theatre (2 – 8 yrs)

Call 01482 222452 for more info.


Cottingham Road – Empire Dance

Fun, friendly dance classes in freestyle disco and street dance for children.

Tuesdays, 5.30pm – 4 to 7yrs, 6.15pm – 8yrs+

For more info contact Laura on laura@empiredancehull.co.uk

Marist Parish Hall, Cottingham Road, Hull.


Hessle – Street Dance Classes

Dance, shine and move. Learn some funky moves whilst having lots of fun, every Monday during term time:

  • Baby Street Dance, 10-10.30am – 2-4 years.
  • Street Dance, 4.30-5.30pm – 5-11 years.

Just turn up on the day or call Kelly on 07970288965 or email kelly@kellyography.co.uk

Hessle Town Hall, South Lane, Hessle, HU13 0RR


Holderness Road – D’Angelo Dance Academy

Dance Academy on Holderness Road specialising in a range of dance styles:

  • Monday & Friday, 5.30 – 7.00pm – Beginner and competitors Ballroom and Latin class
  • Thursday, 4.30 – 6.30pm – Competitors freestyle class
  • Saturday, 10.00am – 12.00pm –  Freestyle Class

Suitable for children from age 3 upwards, adult classes too. For more information call 07951086426 or 07535770994, or email amyandfabio@hotmail.com

D’Angelo Dance Academy, 58/62 Holderness Road, Hull


Holderness Road – Little Stars

159 Southcoates Avenue, Hull.

A variety of classes in Dance, Musical Theatre & Cheerleading, for ages 2-18 years, running from Tuesday to Saturday. Also a Mum’s Dance Class on Wednesdays.

For more information contact Sammy on  07415 888611.


North Ferriby – MAD Childrens Theatre Group

Wednesday evenings. Dancing, singing and acting with professional and friendly teachers in a fun environment. Perform regular shows. Also run holiday workshops. Suitable for age 4 – 16 yrs. For more info call 01482 631881

North Ferriby Parish Hall, Church Road, North Ferriby, HU14 3DA.


Northern Lights Drama – Acting & Musical Theatre Classes

Northern Lights Drama is an independent theatre school that runs weekly Acting, Musical Theatre, and LAMDA Classes (London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art) for ages 3 to 18 years:

  • Mondays: Hessle (LAMDA)
  • Tuesdays: Willerby (Musical Theatre) & Anlaby (Acting & Musical Theatre)
  • Wednesdays: Hedon & Welton (Musical Theatre)
  • Thursdays: Willerby (Acting)
  • Saturdays: Cottingham (Acting), Beverley (Musical Theatre & LAMDA).

They also run Dance Classes, for ages 6-18 on Saturdays at Welton Memorial Hall.

For more information or to book a FREE trial class please call 01482 641690 or email info@heynld.co.uk.


Preston Road – Hull KR Craven Park, The Dance Academy

The Dance Academy focuses on developing key fundamental movement skills such as agility, balance, coordination, flexibility and core strength. We work on different dance styles including Jazz, Pop, Street Dance, Commercial, Contemporary and we also have classes specialising in ballet and musical theatre. Members of the Hull KR Dance Academy have the opportunity to perform at selected Hull KR home fixtures, shows and events throughout the city and around the country.

Classes run on Wednesdays and Thursdays from 4.15pm, ages 3 up to 25 years. Email Amelia.Lowis@hullkr.co.uk for more information.

Hull Kingston Rovers Ground, Craven Park, Preston Road, Hull.


Sutton Park – Rose Elliott Academy of Arts

St Andrews Church, Sutton Park, Hull. Mondays and Wednesdays:

  • Age 4-6 years 4.00 – 5.00
  • Age 7-9 years 5.15 – 6.15,
  • Age 10+ years 6.30 – 7.30

Rose Elliott Academy of Arts is school designed for those who wish to meet there full potential as a musical theatre performer, to meet new friends and have plenty of fun. All classes consist of acting, singing and dancing preparing themselves to perform musicals such as Lion King, Wizard of Oz, Hairspray, Shrek, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Matilda and many more.

Classes also in Bilton on Tuesdays.

Also for younger children, REA Tots, Musical Theatre classes for pre-schoolers on Wednesdays.

First class free!! For more details and bookings please call Rose on 07414826669 or email roseelliottacademy@gmail.com. 


Swanland – Fit for All Dance Classes

Dance classes for babies through to adults on Monday, Wednesday and Saturday. Ballet, Tap, Freestyle Disco, Street dance and Cheerleading. Regular school shows, exams and medal tests undertaken. Also the chance to compete in National competitions.

For further details contact Anneke on 07801752684 or email fitforall@icloud.com.

Swanland Village Hall, HU14 3QR


Swanland – Northern Lights Drama Saturday Stage School

Saturday Stage School for 6-18 years run by Northern Lights Drama, which will provide a more intensive level of training for young performers, offering in-depth tuition in acting, dance and singing under one roof each week.

  • 10.00am-1.00pm, £21 per week (50% sibling discount available)

For more information or to book a FREE trial class please call 01482 641690 or email info@heynld.co.uk.

Swanland Primary School, Tranby Ln, HU14 3NE


The Space Dance & Space2Dance Studio Classes

The Space Dance Studio West Hull Timetable – Grafton Street, Hull, HU5 2NP

  • Monday – Toddle’n’Ballet 2-5 Yrs, Street Dance 6 -11 Yrs, Street Dance 12-18 Yrs
  • Tuesday – Toddle’n’Happy Feet  2-5 Yrs, Musical Theatre
  • Wednesday – Ballet 5-8 Yrs, Toddle’n’Street Dance 2-5 Yrs, Floor Gymnastics 6-11 Yrs
  • Thursday – Toddle’n’Ballet 2-5 Yrs, Ballet, Tap and Modern 5-9 Yrs, Contemporary Class 9-16 Yrs, Urban Ballet/Commercial (Ballet with Funk) 12-18 Yrs
  • Friday – Toddle’n’Floor Gymnastics 2-5 Yrs, Toddle’n’Street Dance 2-5 Yrs, Ballroom/Latin 6-11 Yrs, Urban Ballet 6-11 Yrs
  • Saturday – Toddle’n’Street Dance 2-5 Yrs, Street Dance 6-11 Yrs, Street Dance 12-18 Yrs, Musical Theatre 6-16 Yrs

The Space2Dance Studio East Hull Timetable – St Aidan’s Church, 139 Southcoates Avenue, HU9 3HF

  • Tuesday – Ballet, Tap & Modern 6-11yrs, Toddle’n’Ballet 2-5yrs, Ballet 6-11yrs, Contemporary 12-18yrs
  • Wednesday – Musical Theatre 6-16yrs, Beatball 6-14yrs
  • Saturday – Toddle’n’Street 2-5yrs, Toddle’n’Ballet 2-5yrs, Street Dance 6-11yrs

For more information call 07340 688279 or email info@thespacedance.co.uk


Victoria Dock – Footsteps School of Dance, Tots Dance Class & Children’s Street Dance

Victoria Dock Village Hall, South Bridge Road, Hull.

10.30 – 11.15 Tots Dance Class.  Musical instruments, puppets, accessories singing and dancing to songs from Cbeebies, Milkshake and other learning songs. £3. Suitable for 1 – 3 years olds. Contact for info – Louise 07771 822838

Later on Mondays for older children – Street Dance for all levels. 5.30 – 6.15 for ages 4 – 9yrs,  7.00 for ages 10+ yrs.


Welton – Danceforce Performing Arts Academy

Dance classes include ballet, tap, modern, street, musical theatre, contemporary and acrobatic arts. Annual performances, shows, exams and competitions. For age 18 months and upwards.

Please contact dance_force@outlook.com for class details and times.

South Hunsley School, Welton, North Ferriby HU14 3HS


Welton – Northern Lights Drama: Learn to Dance with Tilly

Explore different dance styles from commercial to musical theatre, learning choreography to the latest chart topper and hit Broadway shows. A great class for budding performers and those who need a bit of fabulousness in their day. Runs Saturdays:

  • Intermediate Class (6 – 10 years) – 10-11am
  • Senior Class (11+ years) – 11am-12pm

Both classes take place at Welton Memorial Hall. £5 per week. For more info and to book a place email info@heynld.co.uk.


West Hull – Victoria Gregson School of Dance

Street, Musical Theatre, Commercial Dance and Cheerleading.

Mondays at Tower Hill Methodist Church Hall, Hessle, HU13 0SP: 4.00 – 5.00 Pop/Street & Musical Theatre 3-7 years, 5.00 – 6.30 Pop/Street, Musical Theatre & Cheerleading 7+ years, 6.30 – 7.30 Commercial 11-16 years.

Tuesdays at Priory Baptiste Church, Hotham Road, HU5 5RN: 4.00 – 4.45 Pop/Street & Musical Theatre 3-7 years, 4.45 – 5.30 Mini Cheerleading 5-7 years, 5.30 – 6.30 Junior Commercial Street & Musical Theatre 7+ years, 6.30 – 7.30 Junior Cheerleading 7+ years, 7.30 – 8.30 Youth Commercial Street & Musical Theatre 11+ years.

For more info call Vicky on 07742 339000 or email vicgregson@hotmail.co.uk