Here at Rising Aspirations we try and provide something for everyone. As well as our little stars and main school sessions, we also have sessions in Ballet, Tap, Street Jazz and LAMDA Musical Theatre and Acting. Below you'll find timetable, venue and price information. Please scroll down further to view venue addresses.
Ballet: What's Included?
Ballet is considered the foundation of dance. It is an enjoyable session that improves posture, balance and co-ordination. Children explore technique through barre, centre work and creative sequences. Ballet classes at Rising Aspirations are non-competitive and progress is not exam based.
  • Improve poise and stability whilst controlling the body.
  • Develop long, strong muscles and increase core strength.
  • Understand dance terminology and history.
  • Enjoy learning routines set to a variety of beautiful music.
Session Details
 Beginner
Day:Monday
Time:4.00 - 4.30pm
Venue:Haydon Centre
Age:5+ Years
Price:£4.00 per session / £24.00 per term
Street Jazz: What's Included?
Street Jazz combines conventional Hip-Hop and traditional Jazz. It incorporates the use of body mechanics, musicality and distinctive performance techniques. Street Jazz routines are set to current chart-topping music, ensuring that the choreography is both exciting and up-to-date. Street Jazz classes explode with energy!
  • Leap, kick, turn and twist!
  • Dance to a wide variety of popular music.
  • Add personality to make each step unique and exciting.
  • Have fun learning a range of thrilling, energetic routines.
Session Details
 BeginnerIntermediate
Day:MondayMonday
Time:5.00 - 5.45pm5.45 - 6.30pm
Venue:Haydon CentreHaydon Centre
Age:5+ Years10+ Years
Price:£4.50 per session / £27.00 per term£4.50 per session / £27.00 per term
Tap: What's Included?
Tap is a lively and entertaining style of dance. It develops rhythm and timing, as well as fitness and flexibility. Tap dance is a theatrical art form often seen in musical theatre. Tap is great when partnered with Ballet (multiple class discount available).
  • Understand how to count beats and dance rhythmic patterns.
  • Learn the technique behind Tap dancing.
  • Practise fun and animated dance routines.
  • Bring on the showbiz with tapping toes and jazz hands.
Session Details
 Beginner
Day:Monday
Time:4.30 - 5.00pm
Venue:Haydon Centre
Age:5+ Years
Price:£4.00 per session / £24.00 per term
LAMDA: What's Included?
The London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art (LAMDA) is one of the UK’s oldest and most respected awarding organisations. Rising Aspirations offers tuition in performance subjects – Acting and Musical Theatre. Students attend weekly sessions to learn skills and prepare for examinations. For further information, visit: www.lamda.org.uk/examinations
  • Students may study the LAMDA Acting or Musical Theatre syllabus.
  • Experienced teachers to guide and tutor students ready for examinations.
  • Three optional examination sessions per year in the local area.
  • Never any pressure to take LAMDA examinations.
Session Details
 Musical TheatreActing
Day:MondaySaturday
Time:6.30 - 7.30pm9.15 - 10.15am
Venue:Haydon CentreAbbey Park School (formerly Isambard)
Age:AllAll
Price:£8.75 per session / £52.50 per term£8.75 per session / £52.50 per term

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