The New Year is approaching and we have been reflecting on this past year for Leap Dance Midlands. Gosh what an amazing year it has been! During the 2020 Winter lockdown I completed the Ballet Be Fit Instructors course to keep me fit and focused during a difficult time and launched my adult classes onContinue reading “2021 Leap Dance Midlands”
There are many things to consider when choosing a dance school. It can be as simple as convenience. Where it is and is it close by and easy to get to? Are the classes at times you can fit in to your current commitments? Dance styles There are so many different types of dance andContinue reading “How to choose a dance school?”
We are excited about our party dance classes this week in Anslow, Tutbury and Willington. We will be performing our Elf – Santa’s Helper dance in our preschool classes as well as playing dance party games. We will be performing our Dancing Dolls and the Sugar Plum Fairy and the Prince from the Nutcracker andContinue reading “Christmas dance party classes are on this week!”
We have been enjoying our Christmas dance classes and have been snowmen, penguins, Santa, elves and have had lots of fun throwing snowballs! We have enjoyed singing along to our favourite Christmas songs, playing musical instruments and dance party games. Come and join the fun on Saturdays 3-3:45pm in Willington at The Old School onContinue reading “Toddler Christmas classes”
We are so excited to begin our Nutcracker workshops this week. The children will learn about this wonderful children’s ballet, its story and its characters. We will learn about the music in the ballet and how this impacts the movements and styles. We will learn about character national dance which is a fantastic way ofContinue reading “Nutcracker workshops”
We enjoyed being sparkly for the BBC’s Strictly Come Dancing theme for this year’s Children In Need. We raised money by donating and wearing something sparkly!
We are excited to announce we raised £80 for Children In Need by taking part in the Tapathon fundraiser. The children all worked so hard to learn lots of new tap steps in time to perform the Tapthon dance. Even our younger children joined in and they were amazing- well done everyone!
We are pleased to announce we have completed the Royal Academy of Dance training and are now licensed to teach Silver Swans adult ballet classes. Silver Swans is a ballet class designed for older adults and we are excited to offer these new classes in Staffordshire and Derbyshire. More information coming soon.
This week we have a week full of fun filled Halloween classes where the children can wear Halloween costumes or fancy dress. We will be making witches potions, being spooky ghosts, becoming dancing zombies and having lots of fun!
We had a fantastic start to our newest addition to the timetable- a new Primary and Junior Friday after school class at Anslow Village Hall. We have received some wonderful feedback from the parents and children; “Thank you for yesterday’s class. My daughter has shown me some of the dances she learnt this morning. WhenContinue reading “Our newest classes in Anslow have launched!”