Children’s Classes Wharfedale & Craven

Dance, Gymnastics and Music Classes: Wharfedale

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Dance Inc offers a range of different dance styles for all ages & abilities. The teachers are all enthusiastic and fully qualified and are working in a safe and secure environment. All classes are inclusive, with the emphasis on progression, fun and enjoyment, whilst experiencing the world of dance.

Dance Classes

Tiny Tots   9am-9.30am
Ages 3-4.  Children are allowed to explore the rhythm of the music in their own way but are encouraged to follow the teacher and learn some basic skills and techniques. This class is about encouraging children to enjoy dance and explore moves/the rhythm in their own way.

Minis      9.30am-10.15am
Ages 5 – 9 years   Children will be learning skills and techniques to help them learn a variety of dance styles; jazz, modern, hip hop and contemporary. Children also do ballet at the bar & learn the basic techniques in ballet, helping to strengthen muscles and increase flexibility.

Juniors  9+     10.15am – 11.15am
Children work on skills and techniques, there is an allocated time within the class to work on strengthening their core, improving flexibility and improving their overall performance. The songs chosen allow a mix of dance styles to be combined together such as contemporary and jazz.

Tap Classes

Mini tap 10.15am -11am

Children will start to develop the skills and techniques that are important in tap & start to develop their repertoire of moves. They will start to explore the sounds that their shoes can make depending on which part of your foot you use. They will start to put combinations of moves together to create a sequence.

Senior Tap     11.00am -12noon
Children continue to develop the skills and techniques that are important in tap & continue to develop their repertoire of moves. The moves become more complex, as well as the movement sequences that are put together.

All of the classes allow the children to develop and progress as well as enjoy what they are doing/learning. All of the children come into their classes smiling and always leave smiling, each class allows the children to have fun as well as learn and improve their own skills.

Bramhope Methodist Church, Eastgate, Bramhope, Leeds, LS16 9AA

Saturday from 9am.

Phone: Emma 07707055491


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Union of Dance

We promote active dance experiences for children and young people.

Union of Dance offers weekly classes, after-school clubs, holiday camps and bespoke projects in the community and in education.

St Giles Church, Bramhope, LS16 9BA

Mondays – Mix of dance styles.

4-7 Years – 4:45-5:45 pm

7-11 Years – 5:45-6:45 pm

Welcome to our dance community.

Tuesdays – Acro Dance Class

Level 1 (Apx ages 4 – 8) 4:30-5:15 pm
Level 2 (Apx ages 9-16) 5:15-6:00 pm


Call Ruth on 07814012081

Babyballet, Bramhope

Babyballet is a fun, award-winning pre-school dance concept for girls and boys from 6 months to 6 years. Classes allow babies, toddlers and young children to enjoy the physical and social benefits of ballet in a safe, positive environment

@ Mercure Leeds Parkway, Bramhope

8.50-9.25am – Movers – 3 -4years
9.30-9.45am – Totstap (3 plus – open to all pupils attending Groovers and Movers ballet class)
9.50-10.25am Groovers – 4-6years (NEW)
10.30-11.05am Tinies  – 18m to 3 years
11.10-11.45am Tinies – 18m to 3 years

Babyballet, Guiseley

Babyballet is a fun, award-winning pre-school dance concept for girls and boys from 6 months to 6 years. Babyballet dance classes allow babies, toddlers and young children to enjoy the physical and social benefits of ballet, in a safe, positive environment.

@ Nuffield Health, Guiseley

9-9.35am – Movers – 3 -4years
9.40-9.55am – Totstap – 3 plus – (open to all pupils attending a Groovers or Movers ballet class)
10-10.35am Groovers – 4-6years (NEW)
10.45-11.20am Tinies  – 18m to 3 years


Bonds Theatre School

Dance, drama and singing school based in Burley-In-Wharfedale, Otley and Menston.  As the current fastest growing performing arts school in the Wharfedale area we pride ourselves on our professionalism, inclusivity and sheer love of all things arts-related.

Offering Ballet, Tap, Contemporary Modern Jazz, Musical Theatre, Freestyle, Cheerleading, Street Dance, Commercial, Break Dance, Acro, Gymnastics, Body Conditioning, Singing, Drama.

07486 100530

Cherie’s Melody

Cherie’s Melody – inspiring voices AKA Turn up the Talent offers a fantastic opportunity for anyone who loves singing, performing & gaining confidence/skills. Are classes/holiday clubs are led by professional singer sisters Cherie and Melody.

Every Tuesday (during school term)
Baby (0-4yrs)- 10am – 11am
Mini’s – (4-8yrs) 3:45-4:45pm
Juniors – (8-15yrs) 5-6pm
Adults – (16+) 8-9pm
Classes are held at Guiseley Theatre
To find out more call: 07828435299

Family Zumba, Otley

One big dance party!!

1st class – Adults only £2.50!!
Adults & kids £5.00!!

Monday’s 6.00 at Wharton Primary School, Otley

See the TraceyDZumbaFitness facebook page for more info or 07746228392.

Footloose Dance


Specially designed for 4 & 5-year-olds

Tuesday- Kirklands Community Centre, Menston: 4:45pm-5:30pm.
Wednesday – The Memorial Hall, Eldwick: 4pm-4:45pm


Monday – Otley Courthouse:
4:45-5:45pm – 6-8 yrs
5:30-6:30pm – 9+

Tuesday – Kirklands Community Centre, Menston:
5:30-6:30pm – 6-8 yrs
6:15-7:15pm – 9+
7pm-8pm – Advanced

Wednesday – The Memorial Hall, Eldwick:
4:45-5:45pm – 6-8 yrs
5:30-6:30pm – 9+

For more information and to register your child contact 07716 099453.


Inspirations Dance

– Pre-School dance from 2yrs
– Cheerleading from 4yrs
– Ballet
– Tap
– Modern
– Birthday Parties

Monday Evenings

16.00 – 16.45pm – Ballet
16.45 – 17.45pm – Modern Jazz
17.45 – 18.45pm – Musical Theatre

Thursday Evenings

16.30 – 17.30pm – Cheerleading (4-8 years)
17.30 – 18.30pm – Cheerleading (8 years+)


11.30 – 12.15pm – Ballet
12.15 – 13.00pm – Modern Jazz

Call 07306 656730

LSA Gymnastics, Guiseley

LSA Gymnastics @ Guiseley High

Beginners class- work on the basics and fundamentals for all aspiring gymnasts.

9.00-10.00am (4-6 years)         £5

Intermediate class- builds on the foundations from beginners program. Working through the British Gymnastics Badge work and creating routines for shows and events.

10.00-12.00 noon (6-9 years)   £8

Advanced class- harder routines, skills and technique. LSA Advanced Gymnasts represent Leeds Sports Academy in Competitions.

10.00-12.00 noon (10-12 years)     £8

0113 224 9331 / 07949 748135

Northern Dance Centre

With classes running in Ilkley, Burley in Wharfedale and Skipton. Offering Ballet, Street Dance, Tap & Drama. From Reception age.



Call 01943 603213

Olicana Gymnastics Club, Burley in Wharfedale

Boys and girls of all abilities are welcome to these fun classes. Working on floor skills, vault, and on mini versions of the high bar and beam. Work on the British Gymnastics Proficiency Awards which enable children to gain certificates and badges.
Ghyll Royd School, Greystone Manor,
Burley In Wharfedale

Otley Rhythmic Gymnastics Club

A combination of gymnastics & dance using rope, hoop, ball, clubs & ribbon. With beginner classes for girls aged 4 years + to girls competing at a National level.

Our aim is to teach rhythmic gymnastics in a safe, fun environment.

Benton Park School
Monday  5-6pm                4-8 yrs

Otley Bridge Street Church
4.30-5.30pm    6-9 yrs
5.30-6.30pm    10 yrs +

4.30-5.15pm          4-7 yrs
5.15-6.15pm          8 yrs +


StageDoor Theatre and Music School, Rawdon

StageDoor Theatre and Music School is based in Rawdon, Leeds and offers tuition in all forms of theatre, including Acting Voice Dance and Music. Classes are available in group and solo settings, offering examination in these disciplines.
Please contact us for additional details and trials on 07979 96737.

Theatre Works Academy Musical Theatre Classes

Theatre Works Academy runs weekly musical theatre classes in Glusburn, Skipton and Keighley for ages 7-18.

The school is taught by West End Performers and specialises in teaching children the fundamentals of theatre training – singing, dancing and acting.

Contact us to book your free trial class today!


Woolpack Rock & Pop Sessions: After School Music

Mondays (term time only): 3.45-5.15 pm.

For Years 5-8 (9 – 13 yrs)

Your chance to explore musical interests: might involve playing in small or larger group, songwriting, doing cover versions or recording. Any instrument/voice.


£30 for the term (£3 per session) FIRST TASTER SESSION FREE.

Call Richard on 07956 205151

WYSPA Dance Academy

WYSPA Dance Academy & Castings is a leading Dance School and Casting Agency. We provide classes in all styles of Acro, Dance and Drama in Guiseley.

If anyone would like any information on any of our classes please get in touch. We have classes for ages 2.5 years to adult!
Classes include:
  • Pre-Primary Modern, Tap & Ballet
  • Primary Modern & Tap
  • Primary Ballet
  • Acro Tots
  • Musical Theatre (Ages 6+)
  • Jazz – Junior (6+), Inter & Senior
  • Drama – Junior, Inter & Senior

01943 876000