Classes for Adults

It’s never too late to learn to dance! Our adult classes are accompanied by live music and are offered from beginner to advanced level.

Open Adult Courses. Photo Martin Bell

These classes are a great way to socialise, keep fit and improve posture and flexibility.

Open class timetable September 2017 – July 2018

Please note that Adult Ballet Courses start on Thursday 7 September, Drop-in classes begin on Tuesday 12 September.

All classes are held at Northern Ballet, Leeds LS2 7PA unless otherwise stated.

Mon
11.00am – 12.00pm Over 50s Beginners (Drop-in class)  
This class is based at Dancing House in Gomersal. Payment made weekly.
12.15 – 1.15pm Over 50s Beginners (Drop-in class)  
This class is based at Dancing House in Gomersal. Payment made weekly.
Tue
10.10am – 11.25am Over 55s Improvers (Drop-in class)  
11.25am – 12.25pm Over 55s Beginners (Drop-in class)  
7.00pm – 8.30pm Adult Ballet 3 Intermediate/Advanced
(Drop-in class)
 
Wed
7.00pm – 8.30pm Adult Ballet 2 Improvers (Drop-in class)  
11.00am – 12.00pm Over 50s Beginners (Drop-in class)  
This class is based at Yoga Barre in Ilkley, classes begin on 20 September.
Runs until 25 October 2017, cost £55.
Thu
11.10am – 12.25pm Over 55s Improvers
(Drop-in class)
 
6.00pm – 7.00pm Adult Ballet Course
Level 2
Improvers  
7.00pm – 8.00pm Adult Ballet Course
Level 1
No experience required  
7.00pm – 8.15pm Adult Ballet 1 Beginners (Drop-in class)  

Adult Ballet

Whether you are a complete beginner or a professional dancer, we have a class tailored especially for you. These weekly classes will improve your fitness, technique, flexibility and posture.

Dancing for the over 55s

Whether you have danced all your life or simply want to try something new, our gentle ballet classes will keep you moving in a social and friendly class.

Sneak peek at the Over 55s class

Registration

Download the registration form or call the Academy on 0113 220 8000.

Cost

Prices for Adult Courses are £70 per term.

We have drop-in classes for all levels at £7 per class. Student/concessions discounts are offered at £6.50.

Attendance

Classes run on a drop-in basis. Payment for classes is made on arrival but we ask dancers to book a place in the class beforehand by calling 0113 220 8000. Bookings can be made from noon on Saturdays for the week. Places in adult classes will be allocated on a first come first served basis.

What to wear

Clothing should be loose and comfortable so that you can move easily. No denim please. Dancers should wear ballet shoes or dance bare foot.

Information handbook

Download the handbook as a PDF (699KB)

 

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