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Motionhouse Youth filmed by Dan Tucker

 

Motionhouse Classes

Throughout the year we lead a variety of classes and dance projects suitable for all ages and abilities from our Studio in Spencer Yard. These classes give you the chance to explore our style, learn new dance skills and make up some of your own moves.

Our classes are informal, energetic and fun and they're open to anyone with an interest in dance, no matter what experience you have.



Term Time CLASSES TIMETABLE

 

DATE

 

CLASS

 

DETAILS

 

Tuesdays

4.45 - 6.15pm

 

A  fast paced fun class for 11- 16 year olds who want to explore the Motionhouse dance style.  Learn new skills, build your

fitness, explore acrobatic moves and partnering.

 

Ages 11 - 16

No experience required.

£10 per session - to be payed on a termly basis

Wednesdays

8.15 - 9.45pm

A n engaging and fun class for adults who want to explore the Motionhouse style.

 

Ages 16+ (no upper age limit)

For beginners - intermediate.

£10 per session

 

Thursdays

4.30 - 5.30pm

*NEW* Full Force boys dance group

A physical, fun and energetic class that focuses on building strength and confidence through physical movement, exploring movement technique including floor work and lifting/partnering work.

Ages 10+ (no upper age limit)

No experience required.

£7 per session - to be paid on a termly basis

Thursdays

5.30-6.45pm

 

High energy, high spirited fun for 8 - 11 year olds. Explore athletic dance, choreography, lifting and partnering whilst making new friends and keeping fit.

 

Ages 8 - 11

No experience required.

£8 per session payed upfront on a termly basis

Thursday

7.00-8.00pm
*NEW* Adult beginners class

A n engaging and fun class for adults who want to explore the Motionhouse style.

Ages 16+ (no upper age limit)

Beginners

£8 per session

Friday

7.00-9.00pm

Motionhouse Youth

See below for more information

Age 14-19 years

£12 per session - to be payed on a termly basis

 

For more information about term time classes contact us on info@motionhouse.co.uk or call 01926887052

 

HOLIDAY CLASSES

 

DATE CLASS DETAILS
Half term holiday

May/June half term intensive: JUNIORS

Join us this May half term for four fun-filled and creative days of dance and fitness. In the true Motionhouse style, we will play, explore and discover ways in which to create a short dance performance for friends and family at the end of the week.

Learn new moves, partnering and lifting skills as well as meeting new people and having loads of fun in our fabulous dance studio!

31 May - 3 June

10am - 12.30pm daily

Age: 7- 11

 

£40 for 4 days

Half term holiday

May/June half term intensive: TEENS

Join us this May half term for four fun-filled and creative days of dance and fitness. In the true Motionhouse style, we will play, explore and discover ways in which to create a short dance performance for friends and family at the end of the week.

Learn new moves, partnering and lifting skills as well as meeting new people and having loads of fun in our fabulous dance studio!

31 May - 3 June

1.30pm - 4pm daily

Age 12+

 

£40 for 4 days

Summer holiday Summer holiday intensive: JUNIORS

25 – 29 July

10am - 12.30pm daily

Age: 7- 11

 

£50 for 5 days

Summer holiday Summer holiday intensive: TEENS

25 – 29 July

1.30pm - 4pm daily

Age 12+

 

£50 for 5 days

Summer holiday

Art in the Park – Performance Intensive
Spend a week in the studio with Motionhouse dancers creating a performance for the Leamington Spa ‘Art in the Park’ event on Saturday 5 August 2016 in Jephson Gardens.
This is a fantastic opportunity for young dancers to push themselves technically and creatively. The week culminates in a public performance, as part of a double bill with Motionhouse’s Captive. This is a must for any aspiring young performers too!

1 – 5 August

11am - 4.30pm daily

Age 14+

 

£95 for 5 days

 

For more information about holiday classes contact us on info@motionhouse.co.uk or call 01926887052

 

 

 

MOTIONHOUSE YOUTH

Motionhouse Youth is an exciting dance company for 14-19 year olds. Motionhouse Youth provides a unique opportunity for ambitious young dancers with existing skills to work with our professional dancers to collaborate and create exciting choreography for performance around the UK.

The company reguarly perform their original work at public platforms including MY (Midlands Youth) Dance Festival in Nottingham and Birmingham and Chipping Campden Contemporary Dance Festival, as well as being selected to perform at Youth Dance England's national youth dance festival, U.Dance in both 2013 and 2014. In 2015 the company will be at theNorth Devon Youth Dance Platform.

The company meets every Friday and the two hour session includes a dynamic and inspiring technique class, followed by a fun devising process, creating dance pieces for performance.

For more information about the Motionhouse Youth Dance classes contact us on info@motionhouse.co.uk or call 01926887052

 

 

Our studio is also hired out by local companies who organise a range of other fitness classes and workshops for children. Check out the studio classes page to see what else is on offer.

In addition to the classes we lead we also deliver professional development and training projects for dancers, teachers and those who want to extend their skills base.

You can find out more about the education and participation workshops we offer from the education and outreach page of our website.

Similarly click on the link if you're interested in finding out more about our professional development classes

Motionhouse is a registered body of the Criminal Records Bureau and all our dancers have DBS disclosure.

Motionhouse are an Arts Award Centre and we are currently able to offer the Bronze Award to participants of Motionhouse classes. The Bronze Award is for young people aged 11 – 25 years and is the equivalent of a level 1 National Qualification! The Bronze Award is gained from 40 hours guided learning and 20 hours independent study; participants must 1) take part in an arts activity; 2) share their skills; 3) review a piece of art; and 4) research an artist who inspires them. If you would like more information on how you can gain the Bronze Award please contact us at info@motionhouse.co.uk.