Music, Drama and Dance

AIMEE'S DANCE ACADEMY

Classes in Parkstone, Poole

Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Irish and Acrobatics classes for children from walking age.  Qualified under the British Theatre Dance Association Examination Board.   Opportunities for examinations and Annual Dance Productions.

Please visit the Website for more details or contact Aimee on 07828 789147 / Email Aimeesdanceacademy@ymail.com

Free taster sessions are available

ARTISAN THEATRE SCHOOL

Classes in Wimborne and Christchurch

Act Dance and Sing with the Artisan Theatre School!  Classes on offer for pre schoolers are baby balletto and teeny tap for children aged 2 - 4 years plus drama dance and singing in the early performers classes which is for 2 - 5 year olds.

Please visit the Website or Facebook page for more details.

Free taster sessions are available

BABY BALLET

Classes in Poole, Bournemouth, Verwood and Weymouth

Baby Ballet is a fun award-wining pre-school dance concept for girls and boys from 6 months to 6 years.

Please visit the Website for more details. 

BIG LITTLE THEATRE SCHOOL

Classes in Bournemouth and Ringwood

Various classes include singing, dancing, acting, dress up and role play for pre school and older children.

Please visit the Website for more details.

CAROUSEL DANCE AND DRAMA

Classes in Portfield Hall, Christchurch

Creative Ballet classes for children aged 3 and over and Tap Dancing classes for children age 4 and over.  Tiptoe, skip, crawl and gallop through an imaginary world of fun and adventure!

Please visit the Website for full details or visit the Facebook page for up to date news.

Free taster sessions available for newcomers

CHARLIE'S CHIMPS

Classes in Blandford and Merley

Charlie’s Chimps is a fabulously fun fusion class for young children combining drama, dance and music.  At the heart of Charlie’s Chimps is the lovable puppet mascot – Charlie the Chimp. Charlie is cheeky and fun loving, he loves cuddles, giant bubbles, boogie time in the jungle, and especially the ‘jungle surprise’!

Classes involve each child singing, dancing, playing instruments and taking part in drama activities that are based on the exciting adventures of Charlie the Chimp.  Resources are high quality and plentiful which means that your child gains access to a variety of instruments and jungle themed props.  Charlie’s Chimps classes are character and theme based as you journey into the jungle with Charlie and act, sing and dance your way through each jungle adventure, encountering Charlie’s puppet friends as you go.

Little ones aged 6 months up to 2.5 years are in the Charlie’s Cherubs class, and older ones aged 2.5 years up to 5 are in the Charlie’s Champions class.

Please visit the website for more details or contact Megan on 07713 883642 / Email megan@charlieschimps.co.uk

CODA MUSIC CENTRE

Classes in Christchurch

The Centre offers fun and creative music sessions for babies and children.

Please visit the Website for more details.

Free taster sessions are available

DEBUTOTS

Classes in Bournemouth

Debutots combines learning and play to create unique group adventures.  Classes from birth to 5 years of age.

Please visit the Website for more details.  

ELITE ACADEMY OF DANCE

Classes in Poole, Ferndown and West Moors

For walking babies to young adults including classes for children with additional needs, specialising in Down Syndrome also including our Petite Elites Parent and Toddler classes.

Classes in Ballet, Tap, Modern, Lyrical and Acrobatics.  

25% discount for your first term and sibling discounts are available.

Please visit the Website or Facebook page for more details or Email enquiry@eliteacademyofdance.com

Free taster sessions are available

EMMA AND THE MAGIC BAG

Classes in Shaftesbury and Fontmell Magna

Music group for pre school children.  Emma plays the piano and invites children to have fun through music, song and movement.

Classes are drop in ‘Pay As You Go’ sessions.

For more details please visit the Facebook page or contact Emma on 07983 464202 / Email emmahouse1@outlook.com 

FABULOUS FEET AND LITTLE CYGNETS

Classes in Corfe Mullen, Merley and Colehill

Footlight Dance offer a fun introduction to dance for pre school children.

Please visit the Website for more details.  

FUNKEE MONKEES

Classes in Charmouth

Funkee Munkees is a music-based educational playgroup for children aged 6 months to 4 years, providing a fun and stimulating environment for both children and their parents/carers.

Sessions include group singing of new and established songs, using both live and pre-recorded music, with a balance between learning and a fun environment.  The children will also be invited to participate using age-appropriate instruments, dancing and other movement.

Taster Sessions are available, thereafter, sessions are sold in groups of 5 flexi-tickets which are valid for a year, including a sixth session for free.

Please visit the Website for more details or contact Declan on 07947 528568. 

FIZZY BOPPERS

Classes in Dorchester, Crossways, Maiden Newton and Bridport

High energy mix of action songs and dancing for 0 to 5 years.

Low session price is per family regardless of the number of children and includes refreshments.

Please visit the Website for more details.  

HARTBEEPS

Classes in Poole, Bournemouth, Christchurch, Ferndown, West Moors, Verwood and Three Legged Cross

Interactive play and sensory class with puppets, props, lighting and lots of fun.

Please visit the Website for more details.   

JIGGY WRIGGLERS

Classes in Poole, Corfe Mullen and Wimborne

Musical activity group entertaining children up to pre school age.

Please visit the Website for more details. 

JO JINGLES

Classes in Poole, Bournemouth, Corfe Mullen, Ferndown and Wimborne

Fun and creative classes for babies and pre school children involving music and singing.

Please visit the Website for more details.

Free taster sessions are available

JUMPING JELLY TOTS

Classes in Wimborne

This is an active class involving musical instruments, puppets, streamers, bubbles and lots of fun songs to sing and dance to.

Please call to book a place.

Contact Ellie 07900 993180 / Email jumpingjellytots@hotmail.co.uk

KIDZ SING - Music and Movement Class

Classes in Parkstone, Poole

Fun classes with exciting action songs which enables children to sing, move and learn at the same time!  Great for developing children's imaginations, speech, language and confidence.   

Please visit the Website or Facebook page for more details. 

Contact Tel 07706 140230 / Email kidzsingmusic@gmail.com

Free taster sessions are available

MODAKI - Dance to the beat with big and little feet

Classes in Weymouth, Broadmayne and Dorchester

An upbeat and fun dance class for adults with young children.  Designed to get adults moving whilst being a safe and fun environment for their children.  The class is an introduction of different kinds of music for babies and for toddlers/young children as it encourages lots of movement and dance.

For more details please contact Jenny on 07821 406000 / Email info@modaki.co.uk

Free taster sessions are available

MONKEY MUSIC

Classes in Bournemouth

Monkey Music introduces music to babies and young children in a fun way involving songs and musical games.

Please visit the Website for more details. 

MOO MUSIC

Classes in Poole, Lytchett Matravers, Corfe Mullen, Colehill and Sturminster Marshall.

At Moo Music, you and your little ones will sing, dance, play, learn, and have fun!  The weekly lively, interactive, educational and moosical sessions take your under 5's on magical journeys using our very own songs, which are brought to life with instruments, actions, props and role play.   There's never a dull moment at the relaxed but active sessions!

Your first session is free, and booking is essential to secure your place.

Please visit the website or facebook page for more details.

MOVE WITH PEPPA

New for 2017!

Classes are held in Poole, Bournemouth, Corfe Mullen and Ferndown

Move with Peppa is an interactive parent/carer supported series of weekly classes for 18 months to 5 year olds, created using the stories from the award winning episodes. Children and parents/carers will get to spend time each week losing themselves in the magic of Peppa Pig and learning the importance of physical literacy.

Classes are based on the Early Years Foundation Stage framework and draw on dance, physical activity, core movements, storytelling and rhymes to develop the whole child.  They have developed a series of ‘character moves’ based on key Peppa Pig characters, which engage and inspire children whilst developing fundamental skills.  

Please visit the Website or Facebook page for more details. 

Trial classes are available

MUSIC BUGS

Classes in Verwood and Christchurch

Fun, lively and entertaining music and signing class for pre school children.  Music Bugs has various classes for different ages.

Please visit the Website for more details.

MUSIC BUS

Classes in Christchurch

Fun music and singing classes for babies and toddlers.

Please visit the Website for more details.

MUSIC AND MOVEMENT FOR TOTS AND TIDDLERS

Classes in West Parley and Verwood

Music and movement classes for pre school children.

Please visit the Website for more details. 

MUSICAL STEPS

Classes in Bournemouth and Christchurch

Learning through fun activities, song, rhyme and percussion instruments, babies and children are inspired to find their voices, play and move to the beat.

Please visit the Website for more details.

Free taster sessions are available

PAVILION DANCE SOUTH WEST

Classes in Bournemouth

Mini dance classes specifically designed for little dancers under 5.

Please visit the Website for more details.

PYJAMA DRAMA

Classes in Bournemouth and Ferndown

Various classes for different ages.  Children explore and make sense of the world through drama, movement, music and play.

Please visit the Website for more details.

SHINING BRIGHT LIKE A STAR

Classes in Poole

Children from 18 months to 3 years will learn rhythm, singing, acting and drama skills.  The Shine Academy also has classes for older children.

Please visit the Website for more details.    

STEPPIN OUT ACADEMY OF DANCE

Classes in Poole

Pre school Ballet classes for 2.5 to 5 years.

Please visit the Website for more details.  

SWISH OF THE CURTAINS

Classes in Poole, Bournemouth and Christchurch

Various classes for children aged 2 years and up.  Classes involve acting, singing, dancing and much more.

Please visit the Website for more details. 

TAPPY TOES

Classes in Poole, Bournemouth and Wimborne

Tappy Toes are creative and fun dance and movement classes for babies and toddlers aged 3 months to 5 years.

Please visit the Website for more details.

Free taster sessions are available

TINY TIPPI TOES

Classes in Bournemouth

Tiny Tippi Toes main focus at a young age is to capture a child's instinct to dance and move freely.

Please visit the Website for more details. 

TWINKLE TOES MUSIC

Classes in Bournemouth, Christchurch, Wimborne and Ferndown

Music and movement group for babies, toddlers and beyond.

Please visit the Website for more details.  

WHIRLEY GIGGLES

Classes in Wimborne

Whirley Giggles is an interactive and playful experience for you and your child.

Please visit the Website for more details.  


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Music, Drama and Dance Classes