For Children & Young People -
Platform Poppets - a 45 minute session for 3-4 year olds followed by a free cuppa for the adults. Each week alternates between drama and dance until we can sing in groups again.
Musical Theatre/Jazz - Think of musicals like Hairspray, Legally Blonde, Matilda, Wicked, you'll cover them all in this class.
Street Dance - we bring street dance inside to the studio, fun for everyone. It's energetic, requires strength and there aren't any rules. An art form that can help with self discovery.
Commercial - Think of MTV music videos, a complete mix of styles like Hip Hop, Street Dance, popping, break dance etc.
Lyrical - Combines Ballet and Jazz with a bit of acting through dance. It's very much about feeling and performing this class.
Ballet Beatz - Classical Ballet to modern music. Our own very popular invention, combines our RAD Ballet training with fresh music, which the kids love.
Acro Technique - Acro is a gymnastic form of dance. It combines the tricks, strength and flexibility of acrobatics with the beauty of dance.
Drama - Exploring everything from Theatre, to improvisation, to TV and Film.
Singing - Group sessions focussed on Musical Theatre and Pop songs.
Body Conditioning - Keeping your body in top condition with cardio, toning, stretching and technique.
Private lessons - In Singing or Drama with the option to take LAMDA Exams in Drama.
Platform Poppets - Ages 3-4
Platform 1 - Ages 4-8
Platform 2 - Ages 8-11
Platform 3 - Ages 11 +
Platform Performance Team - invited students only
Adults - Ages 18-98
For Adults -
Musical Theatre - Think Chicago, Cabaret, Rocky Horror Show, the type of numbers we all love and other similar styles.
Jazz - Practising technique, basic skills and fun dance routines. Think kicks, split leaps, pirouettes but with a lot of fun stuff too.
Commercial/Heels - Think of this as a sassy fun way to enjoy some of your favourite MTV memories and get your Beyonce on.
Lyrical - Combines Ballet and Jazz with a bit of acting through dance. This type of dance is really about feeling.
Dance Fitness - Combining a bit of aerobics with dance, a fun workout with a routine at the end and probably some cheesy pop songs from the past.
Mature Movers - A fun, low intensity workout for the over 60s, including a simple routine and plenty of the Swinging Sixties hits. (to book please call 01325 787475 or email platformperformNE@gmail.com)
Please note - no dance experience necessary, everyone's welcome.