Weekly Clubs & Activities (4-12 years) North Leeds


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Established by Laura Jakes in May 1993 Danceworks, which is located in Moortown offers a wide range of classes for both girls and boys, which include Ballet, Tap, Modern and Jazz.
Classes are taught by highly qualified teachers who have qualifications with R.A.D and I.S.T.D .

The Aim of Danceworks is for children to have fun but to learn in a disciplined environment. Children can take exams with Royal Academy of Dance in Ballet. Tap and Modern with Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing.
Children also have an exciting opportunity to perform on stage in the bi-annual show at a professional theatre.

Danceworks are proud to promote boys in dance.

The dance studio has a wood sprung floor, ballet barre and mirrors.

Classes are run during term time. There are discounts for siblings and those doing more than one class a week. First class is a free trial.

Classes on:  Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays.

Firtree Lane, Harrogate Road, Moortown, Leeds LS17 3EU. Tel: 01132950126

Email: laura.jakes@googlemail.com



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Elevations Academy

Elevations Academy Leeds hosts over 50 classes every week for Children and Adults of all ages and levels in Chapel Allerton.

Established in 2006, we have following children’s classes available:

·        Ballet
·        Tap
·        Jazz
·        Musical Theatre
·        Contemporary
·        Cheerleading
·        Break Dance
·        Jazz
·        Gymnastics
·        Street Dance

Adult ‘Fun/Fitness’ Programme available for Ballet, Tap, Jazz and Street Dance.

We pride in offering fun, professional and academic tuition for the ‘hobby’ student to those who have professional aspirations for a career in the arts.

The school is fully registered with the Royal Academy of Dance and the International Dance Teachers Association. Students have the option of taking yearly examinations with these worldwide organisations.

The Dance Faculty completes an annual show at the Carriageworks. It is a chance to showcase the students’ talents and hard-work to parents, friends and family in a professional, working theatre. This is always an excitable time of year for students.

Our Gymnastics Faculty is qualified by the British Amateur Gymnastics Association. Students get the opportunity to complete an in-house badge award scheme as well as a yearly in-house competition and display.

To view our timetable, fees and locations please visit www.elevationsleeds.com

Facebook Page
Tel: 07790225385
Email: info@elevationsleeds.co.uk

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Flex Dance Inc

Flex Dance Inc delivers high quality dance tuition for all abilities whilst encouraging freedom of creativity. Their mission is to get everyone involved in dance as a means of keeping fit and healthy whilst meeting new people and having fun!
Students learn a combination of Musical theatre & Street dance in a happy and safe environment.

MONDAYSinging, David Young Academy Bishops Way, Seacroft, LS14 6NU , 5:30-6:30pm

MONDAY: Theatre/StreetBrodetsky Primary School Wentworth Avenue, LS17 7TN, 3:30-5:00pm   

TUESDAY: Theatre/Street, Shadwell Village Hall Main St, LS17 8JF Tuesday 4:45-6:15pm

THURSDAYTheatre/Street,(11+ flex dance youth group) David Young Academy Bishops Way, Seacroft,LS14 6NU, 5:15-6:45pm  

SATURDAY: Theatre/Street,David Young Academy Bishops Way, Seacroft, LS14 6NU, 10-12pm

SATURDAY: Amateur performers group Audition entry class David Young Academy Bishops Way, Seacroft,  LS14 6NU, 12:30-1:30pm

Tel: 07792 332169 EmailWebsite,  Facebook Page

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Vibe Performing Arts Academy

Learn to act, sing and dance in our fun-filled theatre school.
Offering something for all children and teenagers. Training for professional performance, unlocking hidden talents, making friends, and developing valuable life skills such as interaction and confidence.

Enriching the lives of children and teenagers, all our teaching goes BEYOND THE PERFORMANCE; We seek to inspire and nurture in a fun and friendly atmosphere.

Our professional training is accessible for all levels, and is offered at an affordable price, producing a high standard of exciting theatre performances.

All our dance and theatre teachers are qualified, work professionally within the industry and have an enhanced DBS certificate.
Classes on a Wednesday in Cookridge and Saturday at Abbey Grange Academy
For more information and to book a free trial class email: info@vibeperformingarts.co.uk
Phone: 0770 103 3877
Meet our team of specialist performing arts teachers here

Ballet and Spanish Dance Academy

The dance forms taught are ballet (including Pre & Primary), Spanish Dance (Flamenco, Folk and Classical), Modern Theatre Dance, Jazz and Tap,

Classes on a Monday and Thursday.

Bardsey Village Hall, Woodacre Lane, LS17 9DG

Call Natisha on 07773 199617 or 01937 579878.

Beginners Irish Dance Classes

Taught by world champion Irish Dancer Sinead Fallon.

Suitable for boys and girls ages 4+.

Wednesday, 4pm at Queens Hall, Harrogate Road, Moortown

Tel: 07519 885312

Breakdance (LS6)

Breakdance class, suitable for all abilities.

Challenging, fun and engaging sessions based around not only learning great dance skills but also gaining confidence and keeping fit.

MONDAY, 5pm-6pm, All Hallows Church, 24 Regent Terrace, Ls6 1NP. Tel 07961 475439 (call before attending)

Breakin’ Through Leeds

We are Breakin’ Through Leeds, based in the bustling Hyde Park are of Leeds, West Yorkshire.

We provide Breakin’ (breakdance) classes all around the city as well as Breakdancing parties.

Tel: 07415 033610


Established by Laura Jakes in May 1993 Danceworks, which is located in Moortown offers a wide range of classes for both girls and boys, which include Ballet, Tap, Modern and Jazz.
Classes are taught by highly qualified teachers who have qualifications with R.A.D and I.S.T.D .

Classes on:  Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays.

Firtree Lane, Harrogate Road, Moortown, Leeds LS17 3EU. Tel: 01132950126

Deborah Coultish School of Dance

A friendly fun dance school offering expert tuition in ballet, tap, modern, musical theatre, cheerleading and commercial dance.  Children taught from age 2 upwards.  Believe that all students, irrespective of initial ability, should be given the opportunity to grow and develop.

Classes run Mon, Tues, Fri & Sat at Alwoodley Park Methodist Church.

Tel:  0113 217 6873 for more information.

EXP Dance – Junior Academy Dance Classes

EXP Dance provides students with the opportunity to learn modern dance styles in a safe environment that helps develop confidence, self-esteem and friendships.

All classes work towards a yearly show during the Winter Season.

Classses held on a Saturday and include:  Junior Breakdance 8+,  Junior Street Dance 6+,  Junior Academy 8+

Gym Pro, Street Lane, Roundhay, LS8 1AA . Tel:  07810125027

Footloose Academy of Dance & Theatre Arts, Roundhay


Providing fun & friendly dance classes for the wonderful people of Roundhay & surrounding areas since 2003.

Ballet/Tap – Modern Jazz/Contemporary/Lyrical – Freestyle Disco/Street Dance – Cheerleading – Boys Street Dance – Adult Tap – Tiny Tots Ballet/Tap/Boogie.

Classes take place Monday to Friday from 2 years – Adults.

St. Edmund’s Church Hall, Footloose Studios, Roundhay Tel: 07746 010376


Headingley Ballet School

A family run school offering Ballet, Tap, Pointe and Jazz to children 3+.

Weetwood Primary School, Saturday, Monday & Thursday
Adel & Ireland Wood Centre, Saturday, Monday & Tuesday
St Stephens Church Hall,  Alwoodley on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday

Tel: 0113 274 8404

In 2 Dance Academy

In 2 Dance Academy provide physical and artistic development through a range of dance styles and imaginative choreography.

Classes are focused on helping kids and adults express themselves in a safe and fun environment – it’s a place to leave life’s troubles outside and truly let your hair down.

TUESDAY: Alwoodley Community Hall, The Avenue, Alwoodley, LS17 7NZ

Tel: 07762 761291 (Stacy)

KOBY Street Dance

Youth street dance class for 5-18 year olds.  All abilities welcome

Monday: 3.45 pm

Moortown Methodist Church. Tel: 07583 085157

Lawnswood Dance Classes

Lawnswood high dance classes. Suitable for ages 3+. Styles including Ballet, Musical Theatre and Street.

Classes on a Wednesday and Thursday at Lawnswood High School.

Contact Natalie 0113 224 9331

Leodis Dance Academy

Leodis Dance Academy  teach a variety of dance styles including Ballet, Tap, Street dance, Breaking and basic gymnastics from 4+.  Some of the classes provide the opportunity to take exams within one of the world’s largest and most recognised examination boards in the UK.

MONDAY & TUESDAY – Stainbeck Community Hall, 162 Stainbeck Lane, Leeds, LS7 2EA. Tel:07708 335494

Natalie Allen Academy of Dance

Dance Classes for children aged 2-12 years at Thorner Parish Centre, Leeds.

Dance styles include, Ballet, Musical Theatre, Modern Jazz and Freestyle. IDTA exams taken and children can take part in Dance School shows.

Pre-school Classes:
Thursday: Thorner Parish Centre (every other Thursday)
Friday: Meanwood Holy Trinity Hall

Reception Classes:
Tuesday: Meanwood Stainbeck Church Hall
Friday: Thorner Parish Centre

Tel: 07732137425

North Leeds Dance Academy – Juniors

Children’s classes are structured to ensure that students receive outstanding professional tuition whilst maintaining a fun, friendly and accessible environment. Follow IDTA and UKA dance syllabi, leading to examinations and competitions (if desired). Ballroom and Latin.

Tuesday: Roundhay Parochial Hall

Thursday: Roundhay Parochial Hall

Tel: 0113 2806011

Northern Ballet – Age 3 to 7 years

These fun-filled classes accompanied by live music are the perfect introduction to the basics of dance. Children are encouraged to express themselves through dance and music and build on their natural ability. Pre-school classes Thursdays. Older classes Mondays to Thursdays, plus Saturdays.

Northern Ballet, Quarry Hill, LS2 7PA. Contact 0113 220 8000 for details.

Northern Ballet Age 8 to 16 years

Classes for young people are accompanied by live music and develop each dancer’s technical ability whilst enhancing their presentation skills and musicality. Classes run Mondays to Thursdays, plus Saturdays. Registration will open in June 2017 for September start.

Northern Ballet, Quarry Hill, LS2 7PA. Contact 0113 220 8000 for details.

Sara Horner School of Dance

Learn dance like never before with Sara Horner School of Dance

Classes are Thursdays at Lidgett Lane Community Centre, LS17 6QP

Miss Sara’s Starlets ballet for 3 – 4 years, 4pm to 4.30pm

Pre Primary tap and ballet for 5 – 6 years, 4.30pm to 5.15pm  

Primary tap and ballet for 6 years +, 5.15pm to 6.15pm

Tel: 07809 096408

Shuffles Fun Fit Club

An energetic mix of street dance, breakdance, multi-sports, short tennis, football coaching, relays & fun games. Fun Fit kids club for cardio, coordination & balance.
TUESDAY:  St Edmunds Church Hall, Roundhay,LS8 1HA . 4.15pm – 5.15pm
Suitable: Ages 5+ boys & girls of all abilitiesHazel or Jason 07710 626226

The Dance Studio Leeds – Get down with the Kids!

This parent and child dance class is the perfect way for you and your child to spend some quality time together, whilst also getting fit and having fun! These workshops are suitable for those with children in Key Stage 1 and 2.

Mill 6, First Floor, Mabgate Mills, Leeds,  LS9 7DZ Tel: 0113 242 1550 

Vibe Performing Arts Academy

At Vibe Performing Arts Academy we believe passionately in the benefits of performing arts for all children and teenagers (4- 18 ). Committed to delivering professional and exciting classes combining singing, dancing and acting.

Classes on a Wednesday and Saturday in Cookridge and at Abbey Grange Academy

Tel: 0770 103 3877