Hednesford Studio

Location: St Peters Church, Church Hill, Hednesford, WS12 1BQ

Ballet - All Grades

PREPATATORY  Tuesday 4:30pm  - 5pm (3-6 years)
JUNIOR Tuesday 5:00pm - 6pm  (7-10years)
SENIOR Thurdsay - Appointed Private Lesson (10 Years +)

The building blocks of ballet technique are encouraged early in our creative choreographed class; students will improve posture and poise whilst exploring their imagination and expression. We work to raise levels of confidence and self-esteem in each individual through a caring, positive and disciplined environment.

Introductory Musical Theatre & Theatre Craft

Tuesday 5:00pm -6pm (7-10 years)

Our show class involves dancing, singing & acting to popular musical theatre numbers and being taught the musical theatre style movement that is used on stage. The class is aimed at youngsters aged between 7-10 years who would like a taster of Musical Theatre. Students will gain a sense of achievement learning to express theirselves creatively and effectively through the fun of dance! This class can be combined with our 5pm Junior Ballet to run straight through for a 1 hour session.

 

Cheeky Monkeys - All Styles

Saturday 12pm Ages 3 – 6 years

Cheeky Monkeys combines an exciting mix of dance activities and musical fun to develop children’s creativity and physicality.
This class is designed to encourage young children to enjoy the benefits dance; it’s a fantastic way to provide your little ones with the opportunity to express their selves within a fun, safe and caring environment. Plus it helps develop key skills, such as coordination, balance, flexibility, strength, stamina, discipline and memory. Being active in this way also helps boost a child’s self-esteem, making them feel good about their own abilities and increases their self-confidence.

 

Mini Movers - All Styles

Saturday 11:15am Ages 7- 10 years

Mini Movers class is especially designed for all abilities, giving a taster of a variety of dance styles for those who love to dance! Its also a great progression class and covers the following styles...

  • Musical Theatre - Is an expressive style of dance, in which children will be being taught the musical theatre style movement that is used in stage production. This is a fun style which includes an element of acting.
  • Commercial Dance - A dance style that will be sure to impress friends! We will help children understand rhythm, coordination and will teach basic as well as more challenging choreography which will be sure to keep them entertained.
  • Freestyle Disco - Class one specialises in Freestyle Disco dance, winning many awards. Freestyle disco is a combination of flexibility, stamina, and poise. Disco is a highly energetic dance style, which is popular across the UK.
  • Lyrical Dance - Lyrical dance is a style of dance created from the fusion of ballet, jazz and contemporary dance techniques. Lyrical dancing is performed to music with lyrics to inspire movements to express strong emotions the dancer feels from the lyrics in the chosen song.

 

 Musical Theatre & Theatre Craft

Wednesday 5:00pm Ages 8-13 Years (Junior) (Also see Cannock Studio)
Wednesday 6:30pm Ages 14- 18 Years (Senior)

Musical Theatre & Theatre Craft Is an expressive style of dance, in which students will be being taught the musical theatre style movement that is used in stage production. The style exists to develop the versatile show dancer. Full to the brim with varied styles, including; Musical Theatre, Cabaret and Commercial Dance. Basically the esentail elements to perform on a stage!

Kicks, leaps, turns, and rhythmic awareness are all explored, whilst props and accessories are used to assist the styles. The fully choerographed musical numbers add to the excitement and atmosphere of this unique perfomance based style.

Students will learn dance alongside singing & acting to popular musical theatre numbers where they will gain a sense of achievement learning to express theirselves creatively and effectively through the fun of dance! The class is friendly and has a great atmosphere for those who love the stage.