Children's Classes

Dynamites Dance & Music (18mth - 4 years) Younger ones more than welcome,

and still get loads from the class, X6 week courses.

When: Thursday

Where: The Graham Adams Centre

Time: 11:15-12:00

X6 week course June 10th - July 15th

Further X6 week courses to be announced ASAP. Check website

Warwickshire based

Private/small group booking option too! Get in touch

 

'Dynamites' is an immensely fun 'Pre-School' Dance class! A stepping stone to our more structured 'Dynamos', for 4+ on a Tuesday at The Grange Hall, 4:00pm. Allows little ones to boogie, have fun and to let their imagination run wild, with props to play with and parachute fun! Movement is such a key part of a child's development. Drinks and snacks provided too. Look out for 'Dynamite' the duck too! Grown ups can either chose to sit and watch or join in (get pulled away from their cuppa more like!). Engaging and popular music forms the playlist to the class. Cake and cuppa for grown ups! 

Dynamos (4-6years)

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When: Thursday

Where: The Grange Hall

Time: 4:00pm - 4:30pm

Private/small group booking option too! Get in touch

 

˜Dynamos” is a step up from 'Dynamites'. It is a fun, dynamic and interactive creative dance class, where each child's natural ability and potential is encouraged. The class will build on co-ordination, body control, skills, confidence and rhythm. The combination of body awareness and expression are explored through playful exercises and taught dance sequences, including Contemporary and inspired by the techniques of ballet and jazz. Guided by their teacher, ˜Dynamos” are also given the opportunity to create their own imaginative movement phrases. 

 

Rainbow Award through the NATD (National Association of Teaching Dancers) Our fantastic Dynamos will get the opportunity to take a short and fun exam. This is very flexible, and  It will involve a short dance/s in a set style; Contemporary, Ballet, Acro etc. They may just do the one dance, or if we feel they can manage, they could do two. For each exam they take (dance they do), they receive a rainbow award, which is one of the colours from the rainbow!

Innovators (7-11 years)

When: Thursday

Where: The Grange Hall

Time: 4:35pm - 5.20pm

Private/small group booking option too! Get in touch

 

Progressing from 'Dynamos', is 'Innovators' Dance class, where ability and potential are

ever-present. The class starts to introduce the principles and foundations of Contemporary Dance,

whilst still being influenced by other dance genres, including jazz, commercial styles, and contact work. In addition to building on physical expression and technique, movement vocabulary and performance skills are developed. Alongside taught movement phrases and dance sequences, Innovators will have the opportunity to explore their own choreographic voice. The group will devise new works throughout the year, with both in-house teachers and guest choreographers, to perform at various venues and events.

Flight (11+ Senior years)

When: Thursday

Where: The Grange Hall

Time: 5:25pm - 6:10pm

                                                                                       

                                                                               Private/small group booking option too! Get in touch

 

An engaging and dynamic class, where participants will gain a strong understanding of

Contemporary Dance, whilst still being influenced by other dance genres, including jazz, ballet, commercial styles and contact work. The class is designed to develop technique, fitness, conditioning and musicality, whilst nurturing each individual’s potential. The dancers will also be given the opportunity to develop their skills as young choreographers and improvisers; two

invaluable skills to have. The group will devise new works throughout the year, with both in-house teachers and guest choreographers, to perform at various venues and events. What better way for a young dancer to explore their potential, gain valuable experience and learn about possible routes into formal training?

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Contemporary Dance Exams for Innovators and

Flight

Exciting opportunity for all Innovators and Youth Contemporary dancers to take a Contemporary Dance Syllabus exam through the NATD (National Association for Teaching Dancers)
Please enquire within.

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Innovators and Flight- Arts Award// www.artsaward.org.uk

We will be offering all our Innovators and youth contemporary dancers, the opportunity to gain an award/s in the Arts in association with the national organisation Arts Award. This is optional, so dancers don't have to take part and won't effect their journey or progression with centre-point if they decide against it. A large amount of the award will be gained in class, without them realising it! It can also take them as long as they need. There is a commitment (see each award below for hours) but no deadline. We will keep track of each dancer.

Innovators:

'Explore' Award, 25 guided hours + 10 independent hours (approx 6 months)

An over view: To achieve an Arts Award Explore, children and young people collect evidence in an individual arts log of their experiences of: Taking part in a range of art activities, and what has inspired them. The work of artists or organisations. Creating a dance. Share with others what they have achieved/enjoyed through gaining the award.

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Flight:

Bronze Award, 40 guided hours + 20 independent hours (approx 1 year)

An over view: Actively participate in an art form. See at least X1 arts event and review it. Research a dance artist/artist. Pass on an arts skill

Silver Award, 60 guided hours + 35 independent hours (approx 1.5/2 years)

An over view: Collect evidence in an individual arts folder. Identify and plan an arts event (showcase for example) Deliver and review their event. Review other art events and research further opportunities and careers in the arts. Identify a leadership role and review it.

Gold Award 16 points on the UCAS tariff, 90 guided hours + 60 independent hours (2/3 years)

An over view: Experiment with a new art form and ceate new work. Be involved in the arts through placement, training and volunteering. Review arts events, study and artist and career paths. Research and write up an arts issue. Plan and deliver a project. Create a performance to show new work. Review own leadership and find ways to evaluate audience feedback and other people.

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Fearless Boys Dance - Open to all ages and abilities

                                                            Workshop dates to be announced. Check website

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                                                     Private/small group booking option too! Get in touch

An engaging and physical class, aimed at getting boys moving by using various techniques, including aerobic work, lifting, catching, tumbling, team work, choreography, different dance genres including contemporary, urban styles and of course loads of fun too!

Serenity Kids - All ages

Workshop dates to be announced. Check website

Warwickshire based

Private/small group booking option too! Get in touch

Serenity Kids is a brand new provision, created by Centre-Point, specifically for children and teens.

Serenity Kids involves Relaxation, balance work, stretch, strengthening, reflection and space to chat, unwind and have fun. And it goes without saying, boys and girls. No prior experience necessary. The combination of techniques can help the following: Core strength, balance, stress, dyspraxia, postural and alignment issues, confidence, social interaction, strength, flexibility, body awareness, performance enhancement and fitness.

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