Dance Class Programme

The stunning MOVE IT Dance Class Programme covers all genres of dance for every dancer!

Check out our classes, MOVE IT PRO workshops and seminars and performing arts classes below. MOVE IT 2017 saw over 80% of our dance classes sold out before the show!

Get the low down on Class Levels, Class duration and much more with the MOVE IT Dance Class Guide. 

Get Involved! The Dance Class Programme is curated by our fabulous MOVE IT dancer teachers, and that could be YOU! Check out our Teachers section to see how you can apply to teach at MOVE IT 2018.

The Class Programme will be released in December 2018 – sign up to MOVE IT Mail to find out more information.

For now, take a look at the amazing Dance Programme we had this year!

2017 CLASS PROGRAMME
Time
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Style
Location
Level
Company / Teacher
Class description
Time
10.15 - 11.30
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An Introduction to Linha Curva - SOLD OUT
Style
Contemporary
Location
MOVE IT Pro - Harlequin Master Studio
Level
Teachers
Company / Teacher
Class description

An Introduction to Linha Curva - SOLD OUT

Join Rambert for an exciting masterclass & learn repertoire from Rambert’s samba fuelled party piece, Itzik Galili’s, A Linha Curva. This masterclass is designed to inspire creativity whilst allowing participants the opportunity to explore choreography inspired by Rambert's famous repertoire.
Time
10.30 - 11.15
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RAD: Aladdin Musical Theatre Workshop - SOLD OUT
Style
Musical Theatre
Location
Studio 6
Level
Open
Company / Teacher
Class description

RAD: Aladdin Musical Theatre Workshop - SOLD OUT

A fantastic musical theatre workshop with choreography and music inspired by the spectacular West End musical, Aladdin. Led by The Royal Academy of Dance, one of the world’s most influential dance education organisations. Suitable for young people aged 9-15.
Time
10.30 - 11.15
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Fierce and Full Out Commercial for Under 16s - SOLD OUT
Style
Commercial
Location
Studio 4 - The Ballroom
Level
Under 16s
Class description

Fierce and Full Out Commercial for Under 16s - SOLD OUT

Learn a fierce, energetic and exciting commercial routine to a current chart track. You will also have the opportunity to dance freestyle, as well as get feedback and advice from Donna from Funkstar Dance. This class sold out at Move It 2016. For under 16s.
Time
10.30 - 11.15
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Contemporary with Italia Conti - SOLD OUT
Style
Contemporary
Location
Italia Conti Studio - Studio 3
Level
Beginners
Company / Teacher
Class description

Contemporary with Italia Conti - SOLD OUT

A dynamic fast-paced contemporary class, focusing on technique, floor work, expansion of movement, energy and rhythmical exercises. Led by Lisa Rowley this class is guaranteed to get you shifting through the space and enjoying a fun and full bodied contemporary work out!
Time
10.30 - 11.15
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House of Jazz
Style
Jazz
Location
Studio 1
Level
Professional
Class description

House of Jazz

Want to strengthen your technical Jazz training in a safe environment? Experiment how your body moves in this particular style of evolved Jazz? This is the class you need. Individual artistry and expression is always encouraged. House Of Jazz is represented by Christie Lee Manning and Thomas Ashton.
Time
10.30 - 11.15
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Commercial Funk with LIPA - SOLD OUT
Style
Commercial
Location
Studio 8
Level
Intermediate
Class description

Commercial Funk with LIPA - SOLD OUT

An exciting commercial class incorporating elements of funk to increase & vary the physical dynamics of the choreography. Led by Amy Tomlinson. Amy teaches at Pineapple Dance Studios, Studio 68, Urdang Academy & LA Starz, & has extensive TV credits including The X Factor & Sky One’s Got To Dance.
Time
10.30 - 12.30
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Frantic Assembly CPD
Style
Physical Theatre
Location
Performing Art Workshop
Level
Teachers
Company / Teacher
Class description

Frantic Assembly CPD

Join Frantic Assembly in a highly energetic and creative workshop to explore their unique approach to creating physical material. Learn new and exciting ways to devise work from a recommended theatre company on Edexcel, IB, WJEC, AQA and OCR exam syllabuses.
Time
10.45 - 11.30
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Ballet with London Studio Centre - SOLD OUT
Style
Ballet
Location
London Studio Centre - Studio 2
Level
Intermediate
Company / Teacher
Class description

Ballet with London Studio Centre - SOLD OUT

A dynamic ballet workshop fusing traditional classical technique with modern choreography. The London Studio Centre has an outstanding international reputation for providing dance training, and this superb class is taught by a London Studio Centre's audition panel member. This class will be scouted
Time
10.45 - 11.30
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Kimberly Wyatt's Well Fit for Teachers
Style
Panel Discussion
Location
MOVE IT Pro - Seminar Theatre
Level
Teachers
Company / Teacher
Class description

Kimberly Wyatt's Well Fit for Teachers

WELL FIT - A discussion with Kimberly Wyatt (Youth Sport Trust Ambassador) about her new initiative which brings wellness through the power of dance into schools. Join Kimberly Wyatt as she talks through her mission to gets kids happy, healthy and dancing.
Time
10.45 - 11.30
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Caribbean Crush
Style
World / Soca / Dancehall
Location
Studio 5
Level
Open
Company / Teacher
Class description

Caribbean Crush

Caribbean Crush is a cultural exchange celebrating the freedom of expression. Improve technique, groove & performance while celebrating individuality! Learn steps from the Afro-Caribbean diaspora & apply a fusion of Dancehall, African, Soca, Hiphop & Commercial foundations in an uptempo routine.
Time
10.45 - 11.30
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Jazz with Jelli Studios - SOLD OUT
Style
Jazz
Location
Studio 7
Level
Intermediate
Class description

Jazz with Jelli Studios - SOLD OUT

This is a one off jazz masterclass led by Jennifer Ellison, the host and creator of Dance Mums UK. During the class, she will share tips and tricks that have helped make her students renowned dance champions internationally.
Time
11.30 - 12.15
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Contemporary with Matthew Lambden - SOLD OUT
Style
Contemporary
Location
Studio 1
Level
Advanced
Company / Teacher
Class description

Contemporary with Matthew Lambden - SOLD OUT

This is an advanced class that focuses on innovative choreography & human movement. Matthew Lambden’s quirky style often requires a lot of emotion, thought & attention to detail. Focusing on musicality, the class involves both staccato & fluid movement, relying on both technique & letting go.
Time
11.30 - 12.15
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Tap Attack
Style
Tap
Location
Studio 6
Level
Intermediate
Company / Teacher
Class description

Tap Attack

Improve your tap with Tap Attack! Tap Attack is recognised as the UK's leading tap specialist company. Tap Attack manages the England Tap Team, runs associate training programs around the UK and has worked on a variety of shows around the world.
Time
11.30 - 12.15
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An Introduction to Ballroom
Style
Ballroom
Location
Studio 4 - The Ballroom
Level
Open
Company / Teacher
Class description

An Introduction to Ballroom

Thomas Michael Voss will introduce the Rolls Royce of Ballroom Dances: the elegant & sophisticated Slow Foxtrot & the gorgeous Viennese Waltz. Broken down, step by step, these dances will capture your imagination: lush rhythm, intricacies, swingy and dreamy music; and effortless grace.
Time
11.30 - 12.15
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Locking & Social Dances with Rowdy - SOLD OUT
Style
Hip Hop / Locking
Location
Italia Conti Studio - Studio 3
Level
Intermediate
Company / Teacher
Class description

Locking & Social Dances with Rowdy - SOLD OUT

Want to experience sharp, funky movement with character? Full of energy and enjoyment, this introductory class to Locking techniques will involve dancing together as well as building your own style.
Time
11.30 - 12.15
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AfroDancehall
Style
World / AfroDancehall
Location
Studio 8
Level
Open
Class description

AfroDancehall

AfroDancehall embodies the swag and energy of the Jamaican Dancehall scene, adding the traditional beats and rhythms of African dance. Combined, this is a delicious cocktail of dance! This class provides accessible choreography and is guaranteed to keep you fit and smiling.
Time
11.45 - 12.30
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Contemporary - SOLD OUT
Style
Contemporary
Location
London Studio Centre - Studio 2
Level
Open
Company / Teacher
Class description

Contemporary - SOLD OUT

A fantastic lyrical/contemporary class led by Eleiyah Navis. Eleiyah has a long list of dancing credits and always encourages dancers to dance via their emotions. Eleiyah was a cast member of Dance Mums (UK) season 1 & 2.
Time
11.45 - 13.00
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An Introduction to INFRA - SOLD OUT
Style
Ballet / Contemporary
Location
MOVE IT Pro - Harlequin Master Studio
Level
Teachers
Company / Teacher
Class description

An Introduction to INFRA - SOLD OUT

This workshop provides teachers with an insight in to the work, designed to complement the Infra resource pack & offer clear links to the AQA GCSE Level specification. Teachers will be taught key phrases from Infra & gain a practical understanding of Wayne McGregor's choreographic process.
Time
11.45 - 12.30
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Commercial with Addict Dance Academy - SOLD OUT
Style
Commercial
Location
Studio 7
Level
Advanced
Class description

Commercial with Addict Dance Academy - SOLD OUT

A fun and energetic commercial dance class focused on giving young people an insight into the professional dance industry. Develop your ability and confidence whilst enjoying yourself. You will be pushed to be the best you can in the 45 minute class. Learn how to make an impression on the industry.
Time
11.45 - 12.30
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In conversation with Rambert Dance Company on the work of Christopher Bruce & Itzik Galili
Style
Panel Discussion
Location
MOVE IT Pro - Seminar Theatre
Level
Open
Company / Teacher
Class description

In conversation with Rambert Dance Company on the work of Christopher Bruce & Itzik Galili

Join Rambert in discussion about their inclusion on the GCSE, AS & A level Dance AQA syllabus with particular focus on Itzik Galili’s A Linha Curva & the work of Christopher Bruce. Artistic Director Mark Baldwin will give insight into movement styles, choreographic process & themes.
Time
11.45 - 12.30
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TomBoogie - SOLD OUT
Style
Fitness
Location
Studio 5
Level
Open
Class description

TomBoogie - SOLD OUT

A brand new dance exercise class based on the musicals music and moves we all know and love! From Grease to Saturday night fever, Footloose to Hairspray there’s something for everyone. Join TomBoogie for a fast paced, non-stop, easy-to-follow dance exercise class, where the main focus is fun.
Time
12.30 - 13.15
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Contemporary with Ryan Jenkins - SOLD OUT
Style
Contemporary
Location
Studio 8
Level
Intermediate
Company / Teacher
Class description

Contemporary with Ryan Jenkins - SOLD OUT

'Dance Mums' choreographer Ryan Jenkins will teach you all the best moves you've seen on the TV! A fun, dynamic and energising contemporary routine will light your passion for performance.
Time
12.30 - 13.15
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Rock of Ages - SOLD OUT
Style
Musical Theatre
Location
Studio 1
Level
Open
Company / Teacher
Class description

Rock of Ages - SOLD OUT

Explore the choreography of Rock of Ages along with the fantastic soundtrack. After a jazz style warm up, you will learn a high energy 'rocking' repertoire. A high energy musical theatre class not to be missed!
Time
12.30 - 13.15
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New Style Hustle with T-Boy & Inga Be
Style
Hip Hop / Latin Fusion
Location
Studio 4 - The Ballroom
Level
Open
Company / Teacher
Class description

New Style Hustle with T-Boy & Inga Be

A new take on the Latin hustle, the salsa inspired couples' dance that originated in the 1970’s in the U.S. Danced to house and disco music, New Style Hustle is based on dancers’ creativity, so bring your own background and personality into this fabulous dance.
Time
12.30 - 13.15
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Contemporary with Dani & Sia - SOLD OUT
Style
Contemporary / Hip Hop
Location
Studio 6
Level
Intermediate
Company / Teacher
Class description

Contemporary with Dani & Sia - SOLD OUT

Got to Dance finalists Dani & Sia (season 5) will teach a contemporary class in their signature movement style as seen throughout their success on GTD. This is a creative class that will involve building a choreographic sequence. Suitable for experienced dancers looking for a creative challenge.
Time
12.30 - 13.15
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Inspired by Michael Jackson with Italia Conti - SOLD OUT
Style
Commercial / Street Dance
Location
Italia Conti Studio - Studio 3
Level
Intermediate (Recommended 14+)
Class description

Inspired by Michael Jackson with Italia Conti - SOLD OUT

A fun energetic fast pace commercial dance class infused with the styles of the King Of Pop Michael Jackson. Led by Florivaldo Mossi a cast member from Thriller Live, the hit West End show. (14+ recommended).
Time
12.45 - 13.30
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Diva Class - SOLD OUT
Style
Commercial
Location
Studio 5
Level
Open
Class description

Diva Class - SOLD OUT

Develop your strength, technique & style taking inspiration from divas past & present including Beyonce, Rihanna & Madonna! Whether you want to work it on the dance floor or dance professionally, this class will help inject style & soul into your movement focusing on attack, confidence & sensuality.
Time
12.45 - 13.30
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In conversation with Frantic Assembly
Style
Panel Discussion
Location
MOVE IT Pro - Seminar Theatre
Level
Open
Company / Teacher
Class description

In conversation with Frantic Assembly

Meet Frantic Assembly in a discussion about the company’s work, history, influences and approaches to collaboration. Hear about how the Frantic method of devising works and how the company use building blocks to develop physical work.
Time
12.45 - 13.30
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Pho Bhangra and Bollywood Heat Dance
Style
World / Bollywood
Location
London Studio Centre - Studio 2
Level
Open
Class description

Pho Bhangra and Bollywood Heat Dance

Come and experience the very best in Bhangra and Bollywood dance with leading dance artists Sohan and Aruna Kailey. Learn motifs and phrases in this lively, upbeat dance class –accompanied by dynamic Indian music. Participants can take away fun ideas to combine and use into their own style of dance.
Time
12.45 - 13.30
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Essential Improvisation
Style
Acting
Location
Performing Art Workshop
Level
Open
Class description

Essential Improvisation

An introduction to improvisation led by key figures in the ‘London Improv’ scene. This class guarantees to build your confidence, enable you to relax on stage and create better relationships with the audience. Come along and watch your fears melt away.
Time
12.45 - 13.30
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Irish Dance - Michael Flatley style!
Style
World / Irish
Location
Studio 7
Level
Open
Class description

Irish Dance - Michael Flatley style!

Learn high energy dance steps and syncopated rhythms direct from Michael Flatley’s Lord of the Dance: Dangerous Games. Forget leaving your arms by your side and open your mind to this intoxicating dance form. Learn basic rhythm patterns to more advanced show style performance techniques.
Time
13.15 - 14.30
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An Introduction to Emancipation of Expressionism - SOLD OUT
Style
Hip Hop
Location
MOVE IT Pro - Harlequin Master Studio
Level
Teachers
Company / Teacher
Class description

An Introduction to Emancipation of Expressionism - SOLD OUT

Join award-winning hip hop dance company, Boy Blue Entertainment, in a teachers’ CPD session. The session will focus on the dynamic, explosive and intricate choreography of Emancipation of Expressionism.
Time
13.30 - 14.15
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Northern Soul - SOLD OUT
Style
Swing Dance / Social Dance
Location
Studio 4 - The Ballroom
Level
Open
Company / Teacher
Class description

Northern Soul - SOLD OUT

Steps, foot swivels, spins and slides – this is an energetic class for all beginners to Northern Soul dance. If you love Motown music, this class is for you. You’ll learn the first moves to get you dancing the northern soul style with Sharon Sullivan, professional dance instructor.
Time
13.30 - 14.15
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Musical Theatre for Under 16s - SOLD OUT
Style
Musical Theatre
Location
Studio 6
Level
Under 16s
Company / Teacher
Class description

Musical Theatre for Under 16s - SOLD OUT

Join bbodance to get a flavour of their brand new Musical Theatre syllabus, launched in September 2016. bbodance is an international awarding organisation, delivering a world-renowned training and qualification programme. Suitable for under 16’s.
Time
13.30 - 14.15
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Lyrical Contemporary - SOLD OUT
Style
Contemporary
Location
Italia Conti Studio - Studio 3
Level
Intermediate
Class description

Lyrical Contemporary - SOLD OUT

In this dazzling lyrical contemporary combination, you will be encouraged to feel the music and think about the intention behind each movement. Pirouettes and jumps will be included.
Time
13.30 - 14.15
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Hip Hop Choreography - SOLD OUT
Style
Hip Hop
Location
Studio 8
Level
Open
Class description

Hip Hop Choreography - SOLD OUT

Hip Hop choreography led by Assistant Head of Dance Nathan 'Neo' Gordon. NEO was one of the creative directors for Flawless Entertainment. His choreographic style has been described as “Flo” which symbolises the connection between the music and the movement he creates.
Time
13.30 - 14.15
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Commercial with Wilkes Academy - SOLD OUT
Style
Commercial
Location
Studio 1
Level
Intermediate
Class description

Commercial with Wilkes Academy - SOLD OUT

Come along to our commercial class led by acclaimed commercial dancer Mark Webb, in this fast paced audition style class you will have an opportunity to obtain a 'golden ticket' inviting you to audition for a full 3 year scholarship from September 2017.
Time
13.45 - 14.30
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Music Video Workshop with LSC - SOLD OUT
Style
Commercial
Location
London Studio Centre - Studio 2
Level
Open
Company / Teacher
Class description

Music Video Workshop with LSC - SOLD OUT

Learn the hottest routines from your favourite artists in this commercial dance music video workshop. Learn from an industry professional who has worked with some of the biggest names in music, from TV to arena tours. Don’t miss out!
Time
13.45 - 14.30
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Lyrical Contemporary Jazz - SOLD OUT
Style
Jazz
Location
Studio 7
Level
Intermediate
Class description

Lyrical Contemporary Jazz - SOLD OUT

Want to learn a stunning lyrical contemporary jazz repertoire? Want to develop your musicality and expressive qualities? Then this is the class for you! Led by Momentum Dance, a youth dance company. You will leave inspired and refreshed!
Time
13.45 - 14.30
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A conversation about Inclusive Practise
Style
Panel Discussion
Location
MOVE IT Pro - Seminar Theatre
Level
Open
Class description

A conversation about Inclusive Practise

Join the Wheelchair Dance Sport Association, Rambert and guests to discuss models of accessible dance teaching for disabled and non-disabled dancers. You will discuss inclusive approaches that inspire creative dance experiences where everyone achieves their physical and creative potential.
Time
13.45 - 14.30
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Singing for the Terrified...
Style
Voice
Location
Performing Art Workshop
Level
Beginners
Company / Teacher
Class description

Singing for the Terrified...

A practical workshop for dancers and actors who will have to sing at some point but hate the idea of it! Get physical and mental tips to create the sound you’ve always wanted to (or any sound at all) – and feel more confident and auditions and on stage.
Time
13.45 - 14.30
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Ballet Technique
Style
Ballet
Location
Studio 5
Level
Intermediate
Class description

Ballet Technique

Explore the musicality and co-ordination of the arms and upper body through centre practice and allegro. A fun and focused ballet technique class led by BDC Bath Dance College, a specialist performing arts school. Don’t miss this opportunity to improve your ballet technique.
Time
14.30 - 15.15
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Flamenco for Under 16s
Style
World / Flamenco
Location
Italia Conti Studio - Studio 3
Level
Under 16s
Company / Teacher
Class description

Flamenco for Under 16s

Flamenco Con Gusto presents top flamenco teacher, theatre director & choreographer Danielle who will lead a fun & friendly introduction to flamenco for under 16s. Dancers will learn the fundamental flamenco posture, style and rhythm as well as footwork, co-ordination and a lively dance routine.
Time
14.30 - 15.15
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The Lester Horton Technique with David Blake - SOLD OUT
Style
Contemporary
Location
Studio 1
Level
Intermediate
Company / Teacher
Class description

The Lester Horton Technique with David Blake - SOLD OUT

David Blake international performer, teacher & choreographer focuses on the Lester Horton Technique. The technique emphasizes a whole body; anatomical approach to dance that includes flexibility, strength, coordination, body & spatial awareness to enable unrestricted, dramatic freedom of expression.
Time
14.30 - 15.15
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Burlesque Showgirl - SOLD OUT
Style
Burlesque
Location
Studio 4 - The Ballroom
Level
Open
Class description

Burlesque Showgirl - SOLD OUT

An introduction to classical (UK) burlesque. You will learn the correct posture together with all the basic moves of burlesque: bumps, grinds, shimmies, posing, tracing and, of course, the art of the "tease". This class also explores the use of small props. Don’t miss out on this briliant class!
Time
14.30 - 15.15
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Urban Commercial - SOLD OUT
Style
Commercial
Location
Studio 8
Level
Open
Class description

Urban Commercial - SOLD OUT

Learn high-intensity routines which incorporate traditional hip-hop styles and grooves into your favourite uptempo chart toppers such as Macklemore & Missy Elliott. You’ll break a sweat, be challenged and pushed, and learn more about hip-hop and urban foundations.
Time
14.30 - 15.15
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Hip Hop Contemporary - SOLD OUT
Style
Contemporary / Hip Hop
Location
Studio 6
Level
Open
Class description

Hip Hop Contemporary - SOLD OUT

Get an invaluable insight into Flashart’s unique style. Flashart use elements of hip hop and contemporary dance to create dynamic and energetic choreography to electronic music. A dynamic class not to be missed.
Time
14.45 - 15.30
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Afrofusion - SOLD OUT
Style
World / African / Contemporary
Location
Studio 5
Level
Open
Company / Teacher
Class description

Afrofusion - SOLD OUT

A high energy class fusing the rhythms of African dance with contemporary techniques based on the Cunningham technique. Led by ex-Rambert and Matthew Bourne dancer Mbulelo Ndabeni this class is guaranteed to be dynamic, energetic and fun.
Time
14.45 - 15.30
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Kimberly Wyatt's Dance Academy - SOLD OUT
Style
Commercial
Location
Studio 7
Level
Beginners
Company / Teacher
Class description

Kimberly Wyatt's Dance Academy - SOLD OUT

This is aimed at dancers roughly aged 11-15 years old who have a basic-good knowledge of dance and maybe dance 1-5 hours a week. A rough grade guide would be Grade 2-5 in Ballet or Modern. This will be a scouted class.
Time
14.45 - 15.30
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Creating Characters from Stratch
Style
Acting
Location
Performing Art Workshop
Level
Beginners (Recommended 14+)
Class description

Creating Characters from Stratch

Unlock creativity, improve basic acting skills and build confidence. This improvisation workshop is based on the fundamental principles of building scenes and characters from scratch in order to devise new work or explore existing text. Open to students age 14 upwards.
Time
14.45 - 15.30
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In conversation with New Adventures & Re:Bourne
Style
Panel Discussion
Location
MOVE IT Pro - Seminar Theatre
Level
Open
Company / Teacher
Class description

In conversation with New Adventures & Re:Bourne

A conversation about Matthew Bourne’s work, journey & history, focusing on his new production The Red Shoes, based on the film by Michael Powell & Emeric Pressburger. Learn about Bourne’s choreographic approaches, movement styles & what influences him, as well as themes & characters within his work.
Time
14.45 - 15.30
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RAD: Ballet
Style
Ballet
Location
London Studio Centre - Studio 2
Level
Advanced
Class description

RAD: Ballet

Join the prestigious Royal Academy of Dance, one of the world’s most influential dance education organisations, for this advanced ballet class. Led by Guy Burden, lecturer in Dance Education.
Time
14.45 - 16.00
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An Introduction to Within Her Eyes - SOLD OUT
Style
Contemporary
Location
MOVE IT Pro - Harlequin Master Studio
Level
Teachers
Company / Teacher
Class description

An Introduction to Within Her Eyes - SOLD OUT

This practical session will provide you with exciting ideas to develop contact work with students. You will be introduced to the themes and ideas explored in the award-winning stage show, Within Her Eyes. For teachers.
Time
15.30 - 16.15
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Hula Schoola
Style
Fitness
Location
Studio 4 - The Ballroom
Level
Open
Company / Teacher
Class description

Hula Schoola

Spin, twist and shake – you'll be a hoop champ by the end of the class! Marawa's Majorettes are the UK's premier hula hoop performance troupe trained by international hoop master Marawa the Amazing. Guinness World Records holders & have performed and taught all over the world.
Time
15.30 - 16.15
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Contemporary with Italia Conti - SOLD OUT
Style
Contemporary
Location
Italia Conti Studio - Studio 3
Level
Advanced
Company / Teacher
Class description

Contemporary with Italia Conti - SOLD OUT

A dynamic contemporary class, fast paced focusing on strong technique, using floor work, expansion of movement, energy and rhythmical exercises. Led by Lisa Rowley this class is guaranteed to get you shifting through the space and enjoying a fun and full bodied contemporary work out!
Time
15.30 - 16.15
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Contemporary with Lukas McFarlane - SOLD OUT
Style
Contemporary
Location
Studio 6
Level
Intermediate
Class description

Contemporary with Lukas McFarlane - SOLD OUT

Learn choreography in Lukas MacFarlane’s fusion style, with a strong focus on building the relationship between urban and contemporary movement. You will also learn about storytelling and musical interpretation. Be inspired and challenged!
Time
15.30 - 16.15
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Bellydance
Style
World / Bellydance
Location
Studio 1
Level
Open
Company / Teacher
Class description

Bellydance

A fun introduction to belly dance showing you technique, culture and choreography. Learn fluid hip movements, graceful arms and powerful shimmies. Belly dance is a beautiful Egyptian dance that’s suitable for anyone to learn.
Time
15.30 - 16.15
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Inspired by West Side Story - SOLD OUT
Style
Musical Theatre
Location
Studio 8
Level
Open
Class description

Inspired by West Side Story - SOLD OUT

A unique opportunity to learn an exciting repertoire inspired from popular West End musical ‘West Side Story’. This Musical Theatre dance class is led by revered performing arts academy, Urdang.
Time
15.45 - 16.30
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RAD: The Dream Student Reportoire Workshop
Style
Ballet
Location
London Studio Centre - Studio 2
Level
Open
Company / Teacher
Class description

RAD: The Dream Student Reportoire Workshop

Use dance, music, acting and storytelling to explore a scene from the charming ballet, The Dream, based on Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Suitable for students studying RAD Grade 4 or the equivalent, age 10+.
Time
15.45 - 16.30
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Physical Theatre & Movement
Style
Acting
Location
Performing Art Workshop
Level
Open
Company / Teacher
Class description

Physical Theatre & Movement

Actor Seamus Allen will show you how to move in this engaging workshop. Learn how to convey a story using hand gestures, body language & thought tracking, together with many more physical features. The workshop will also cover an audition setup to show you how to use physicality practically.
Time
15.45 - 16.30
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SOSA Dance Fitness Under 16s
Style
Fitness
Location
Studio 5
Level
Under 16s
Class description

SOSA Dance Fitness Under 16s

This exciting new dance fitness is specifically designed to be engaging, safe & entertaining for 11-16 year olds. The routines are high energy & low impact, suitable for all abilities. SOSA Dance are passionate about inspiring teenagers to get up dancing, feel confident & enjoy being active.
Time
15.45 - 16.30
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Commercial Street with Leon Petit
Style
Hip Hop / Street / Commercial
Location
Studio 7
Level
Advanced
Company / Teacher
Class description

Commercial Street with Leon Petit

Leon Petit’s performance based class focuses on innovative choreography, the art in performing, and how to listen to the different instruments and accompaniments in the music. A high impact, high energy class which will leave you sweating, and feeling like you’ve just performed on stage.
Time
16.00 - 16.45
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In conversation with Boy Blue Entertainment and James Cousins Co
Style
Panel Discussion
Location
MOVE IT Pro - Seminar Theatre
Level
Open
Class description

In conversation with Boy Blue Entertainment and James Cousins Co

Meet Boy Blue Entertainment and James Cousins Company to dig deeper into the choreographic style of both award-winning choreographers. The conversation will explore the work, staging and ideas for tasks, interpretations and responses to the works featured on the current dance curriculum's.
Time
16.15 - 17.45
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Matthew Bourne's The Red Shoes Masterclass - SOLD OUT
Style
Contemporary
Location
MOVE IT Pro - Harlequin Master Studio
Level
Teachers
Company / Teacher
Class description

Matthew Bourne's The Red Shoes Masterclass - SOLD OUT

Matthew Bourne’s New Adventures & Re:Bourne provide a masterclass for school teachers and dance artists exploring themes from the new production of The Red Shoes, based on the film by Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger. Learn repertoire from the show and experience a range of choreographic device
Time
16.30 - 17.15
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Commercial
Style
Commercial
Location
Studio 8
Level
Advanced
Company / Teacher
Class description

Commercial

Don’t miss out on this dynamic advanced commercial class. Led by the fabulous international choreographer, David Leighton. David’s TV credits include: The Brit Awards, Top of the Pops, CD:UK, Royal Variety Performance, VE Day Celebrations, Stars in their Eyes and A Prince’s Trust Gala.
Time
16.30 - 17.15
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Cheerleading
Style
Location
Italia Conti Studio - Studio 3
Level
Company / Teacher
Class description

Cheerleading

Join Zoo Riot Cheerleaders, creators of the cheerleading fitness program: Cheerobics. Its not just about waving pom poms (even though let's face it, that's the best part!). The aim of the class is to teach you the foundations of cheerleading while you're having fun, burning calories and improving your fitness
Time
16.30 - 17.15
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Chinese Classical Dance
Style
World / Chinese
Location
Studio 4 - The Ballroom
Level
Open
Class description

Chinese Classical Dance

Chinese classical dance is where Western Ballet technique meets traditional Chinese performing arts. This fascinating class focuses on a Chinese classical dance technique called 'body rhythm' where the movement of the breath gives this style its characteristically light & flowing feel.
Time
16.30 - 17.15
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Technical Jazz
Style
Jazz
Location
Studio 6
Level
Intermediate
Class description

Technical Jazz

This dazzling jazz technique class focuses on technical exercises, corner work, and centre work, culimating in a full out exiting Musical Theatre Jazz routine. Come and experience the terrific training quality provided by Stageworks Academy.
Time
16.30 - 17.15
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Krump with Crooked District AKA J-Dash Kellias
Style
Hip Hop / Krump
Location
Studio 1
Level
Open
Class description

Krump with Crooked District AKA J-Dash Kellias

Learn the basics of Krump, with variations and exercises that can be practiced from home. You’ll then explore some combinations that demonstrate both style and strong Krump basics. You’ll be encouraged to build yout own styles within Krump, using your own movement vocabulary.
Time
16.45 - 17.30
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Contemporary
Style
Contemporary
Location
London Studio Centre - Studio 2
Level
Advanced
Class description

Contemporary

This dynamic, technical class is built on the Cunningham Technique combined with a fluid and expressive contemporary style reflective of Jose Limon. Focus on tilts, curves, twists, extension and centre work leading to jumps and travelling across the space. Be prepared to sweat and move!
Time
16.45 - 17.30
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Ballet with Masters Performing Arts
Style
Ballet
Location
Studio 5
Level
Intermediate (Recommended 14+)
Class description

Ballet with Masters Performing Arts

Masters present a Classical ballet class for young dancers aged 14 upwards who are preparing to audition for professional training.
Time
16.45 - 17.30
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Raw Hip Hop with Godson
Style
Hip Hop
Location
Studio 7
Level
Open
Company / Teacher
Class description

Raw Hip Hop with Godson

Enjoy Old Skool Hip Hop with a raw edge to it. Led by Theo 'Godson' Oloyade – Sky1's Got To Dance Finalist 2013 and 2014, and dance captain at London 2012 Olympic opening ceremony. Godson has danced and choreographed for Tinie Tempah, Bonkaz, Plan B, Fergie, Rita Ora and FKA Twigs.
Time
16.45 - 17.30
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Finding the right singing material for auditions
Style
Voice
Location
Performing Art Workshop
Level
Open
Company / Teacher
Class description

Finding the right singing material for auditions

Want to be better prepared to audition for musical theatre? Learn valuable tips and know-how on how to present your musical theatre song at auditions. Led by revered performing arts academy, Urdang.
Time
17.00 - 17.45
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Acrobatics Teacher Training
Style
Acrobatics
Location
MOVE IT Pro - Seminar Theatre
Level
Teachers / Professionals
Company / Teacher
Class description

Acrobatics Teacher Training

The Acrobatic Arts Teacher Training and Certification program is designed to teach dance educators how to safely and effectively instruct AcroDance. Part practical - part lecture style class introduces dance teachers to the basics of the Acrobatic Arts' syllabus program; focusing on proper technique
Time
17.30 - 18.15
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Bam Bam Boogies
Style
Hip Hop / Street
Location
Studio 8
Level
Open
Class description

Bam Bam Boogies

A fantastic class dedicated to inspiring anyone wanting to start learning and connecting through various Hip Hop Funk Styles. Focus on the both East and West coast influences, using music and movement. A dynamic and inspiring class.
Time
17.30 - 18.15
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Lyrical Jazz - SOLD OUT
Style
Jazz
Location
Studio 1
Level
Open
Company / Teacher
Class description

Lyrical Jazz - SOLD OUT

Learn to use the rise and fall of the music to lead the movements. Develop a better understanding of how to portray music through the blend of choreography and expressive lines. Tiffany Theatre College will be scouting for their MOVE IT Scholarship entries during this class.
Time
17.30 - 18.15
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Commercial - SOLD OUT
Style
Commercial
Location
Studio 6
Level
Intermediate
Company / Teacher
Class description

Commercial - SOLD OUT

You’ve seen him on Dance Mums, and he scouts for Britain’s Got Talent – but at MOVE IT, Ryan Jenkins will be teaching you! Come along to this class to learn a sassy and fierce routine - be prepared to ‘WERK’ it!
Time
17.30 - 18.15
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Contemporary - SOLD OUT
Style
Contemporary
Location
Italia Conti Studio - Studio 3
Level
Intermediate
Class description

Contemporary - SOLD OUT

Focus on your postural wellbeing. Improve your technique while having fun. Feel the music and movement inside the soul. Led by Gloria Fuson, a certified ballet, modern, contemporary, jazz, floor-barre and Pilates teacher.
Time
17.30 - 18.15
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Tap
Style
Tap
Location
Studio 4 - The Ballroom
Level
Intermediate
Company / Teacher
Class description

Tap

This is a high energy and fun class! Working on a number of technique and movements in a short exercises, before following with a phenomenal routine. All who walk through the door with tap shoes on will be inspired! Be prepared to work hard!