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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.



FEBRUARY HALF TERm intensives

 

8-11 years
Monday 15 – Thursday 18 February 2016
10am – 12.30pm

Open to everyone, these classes are an informal and fun way to keep anyone aged between 8 and 11 years energised and inspired during the half term. The high-energy course will give you the chance to explore acrobatic moves and partnering, develop new skills and make new friends whilst working together to create a short piece for performance.
£40

 

12-16 years
Monday 15 – Thursday 18 February 2016
1.30pm – 4.30pm

A unique opportunity to develop your dance technique and confidence in a daily class, followed by creative and choreographic tasks that will be part of a small sharing of work by the end of the week. Explore the Motionhouse unique style and learn exciting lifts and contact work in a fun and relaxed environment.
£48

 

All February half term intensives take place at the Motionhouse Studio, Spencer Yard, Leamington Spa, CV31 3SY

 

To book a place on a February half term intensive, call 09126 887052 or email info@motionhouse.co.uk

 

 

CLASSES TIMETABLE

 

TERM TIME CLASSES

 

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 the Motionhouse Youth Dance 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 Motionhouse Youth Dance or to discuss joininG the company, contact us on info@motionhouse.co.uk or call 01926 887 052

 

Adult Classes

For all adults aged 16+

Wednesdays, 8.15pm-9.45pm

£10 per session

*NEW* Thursdays, 7.00pm-8.00pm

£8 per session

Join us for a rewarding, high-energy dance class designed to focus on fitness, partnering, lifting and developing your skills. A fantastic opportunity for beginners or intermediate dancers to work with a professional Motionhouse dancer, keep fit, meet new people and let your hair down whilst learning exciting choreography in a no-pressure environment.

 

 

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.