Dance

Are you interested in dance? Did you know that dance as well as being great fun can benefit your health & well being?

Then why not come and join in one of our dance classes, you’ll never know where it might lead you to……

We deliver a variety of classes across Salford in a number of dance styles including, Street Dance, Ballet, Tap, Freestyle, Modern Jazz, Contemporary and movement and dance classes for young people and adults with a disability.

All young people that take part in Street, Ballet, Tap, Freestyle, Modern Jazz and Contemporary dance classes are given the opportunity to take part in performers awards with the IDTA (International Dance Teachers Association). They are also given performance opportunities through presentation evenings and showcases at The Lowry Theatre. We have award winning Theatre Dance Competitors and we have recently had performance opportunities with Blue Peter the BBC and Cebeebies.

The Dance Development Team also provides classes for local Primary and Secondary Schools in a variety of dance styles including support for BTEC Dance and after school clubs. The team offer sessions for Private Nurseries that introduce the basic fundamentals of dance and movement usitlising props including ribbons, scarves, poms etc.   

The team specialise in tailoring classes for young people and adults with a disability. The team offer taliored sessions to Primary and Secondary schools that enhance the students co-ordination, balance, rhythm and creativity in a fun, friendly and encouraging environment. Community dance sessions are also availbile for young people and adults, these sessions focus not only on the physical benefits of dance and physical activity but also on the social aspect too.

The Dance Team also offer sessions for private day centres or closed groups, our current work includes providing tailored classes for people with Multiple Slerosis and for people that have experienced brain trauma.

In addition to this, we also offer training and workshops for teachers, including TOP's dance and professional teaching qualifications with the IDTA.

Principal: Louise Seddon FIDTA

For more information contact 0161 778 0561/0037 or email your enquiry.

We provide local kids the chance to get active.

Last year 57 gymnastics sessions and 40 dance sessions were delivered to over 900 children and young people.

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