Ages 7-11 years
Middle Musical Theatre
Musical Theatre combines drama, singing and dance. Working on songs, scripts and dance routines from a range of well known musicals. Skills taught focus on improving eye-contact, building self-confidence, developing creativity and social development.
Middle Street Dance
Is fast paced and is perfect for children who need to burn energy. Using the latest pop tunes they will learn new and funky moves which encourage creativity and build confidence. They will learn routines both as an individual and in a group.
These classes teach children good ballet technique through the a variety of methods including set exercises, free work and general work in fun and motivational way. All students are given the opportunity to take ISTD or IDTA examinations if they wish. We strongly that students take two ballet classes per week if they wish to progress through the formal grades.
Students learn various tap styles which work on good technique, rhythm and musicality. All students are given the opportunity to take ISTD or IDTA examinations if they wish.
Modern Jazz & Acro Dance Combination classes
This is a fun, progressive class where the children work on developing their flexibility, strength and strong technique. Acro Dance is a combination of the artistic qualities of dance and the athleticism of acrobatics. We follow the Acrobatic Arts program which works on teaching flexibility, strength, balance, limbering and tumbling. Modern Jazz works on strong techniques required to perform leaps, kicks and turns and is perfect for children who love to dance to the latest chart and pop music. The children learn new cool moves both individually and in a group and will perform these routines in the school shows. Both syllabi work on progression and there are opportunities for students to work towards taking medal tests and examinations.