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Blaze Dance Academy

WHERE DANCERS COME ALIVE

Founded in 2011, Blaze Dance Academy offers quality dance training from pre-school to professional level. Dancers are given opportunities to progress through the BATD syllabus and perform in annual summer show, festivals and events.

To date, the pupils have attained a 100% pass rate in their BATD examinations and, most recently, 97% of the pupils achieved Highly Commended and Honours results - a fact we are incredibly proud of and aim to maintain.

Summer terms are spent working towards our annual summer performance and winter terms are focused on progressing through the BATD syllabus. To date, Blaze Dance Academy pupils have performed in Flash Mobs, pop up cinema events and our annual performances as well as achieving great exam results.

Classes begin week commencing 13th August. Book a trial or enrol today!

Blaze Dance Academy 2018/2019 HandbookUniform Guide 2018/2019


BALLET

Arguably the style from which all others develop, ballet will develop grace, poise, strength and stamina as well as providing a great base knowledge of dance.

BDA Ballet classes follow a clear progression through the BATD syllabus from Starlite class to professional training.

Classes are divided by age and experience, giving each child the attention they need at their level.

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STARLITE

Saturday 12.20pm-12.50pm

Suitable for dancers aged 2-4

Junior Ballet

Saturday various times

Suitable for dancers aged 5-10

Senior Ballet

Thursday 6.50pm-7.30pm

Suitable for dancers aged 10+

CONTEMPORARY

Contemporary requires fluid movements, control and creativity. It is the style of dance taught in most dance college and university courses so is essential for those hoping for a career in dance.

BDA Contemporary classes combine release-based Contemporary technique with contact & partnering work which encourages a close trusting bond between classmates whilst developing strength and skills.

Classes are divided by age and experience, giving each child the attention they need at their level.

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Junior 1 Contemporary

Saturday 1.45pm-2.15pm

Suitable for dancers aged 5-10

Junior 2 Contemporary

Saturday 12.55pm-1.25pm

Suitable for dancers aged 5-10

Senior Contemporary

Thursday 7.30pm-8.10pm

Suitable for dancers aged 10+

MODERN

Modern is a fun, yet technically precise, dance style, often used in musical theatre. It involves isolations, high kicks, turns and jumps to create a physically demanding yet enjoyable dance class.

BDA Modern dancers are entered for BATD examinations and perform in our annual show.

Classes are divided by age and experience, giving each child the attention they need at their level.

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Junior Modern

Saturday various times

Suitable for dancers aged 5-10

Senior Modern

Thursday 6.10pm-6.50pm

Suitable for dancers aged 10+

MUSICAL THEATRE

Become a triple threat with our brand new Musical Theatre class.

Have fun learning how to sing and act your favourite scenes from a selection of some of the greatest shows on Broadway!

Musical Theatre is open to all Junior School dancers.

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Musical Theatre

Saturday 11.45am-12.15pm

Suitable for dancers aged 5-10

STREET

Street Dance covers most urban dance styles including popping & locking, house, hip hop and breakdance. It is high energy, high impact and demands lots of attitude.

BDA's Street classes follow a clear progression from Starlite to Senior, building on skills, technique and confidence each year.

Street dancers are given regular opportunities to develop their performance skills throughout the year and perform in our annual summer show.

Classes are divided by age and experience, giving each child the attention they need at their level.

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Starlite Street

Saturday 12.55pm-1.25pm

Suitable for dancers aged 2-4

Junior Street

Saturday various times

Suitable for dancers aged 5-10

Senior Street

Thursday 8.10pm-8.50pm

Suitable for dancers aged 10+

TAP

Starting with simple beats and eventually building up to complex rhythms, this class develops musicality and co-ordination whilst developing strong ankles and joints.

BDA Tap classes follow a clear progression through the BATD syllabus from Starlite class to professional training.

Classes are divided by age and experience, giving each child the attention they need at their level.

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STARLITE

Saturday 11.45am-12.15pm

Suitable for dancers aged 2-4

Junior Tap

Saturday various times

Suitable for dancers aged 5-10

Senior Tap

Thursday 5.30pm-6.10pm

Suitable for dancers aged 10+

IN A NUTSHELL

Exam Success

Our pupils have attained a 100% exam success rate with the BATD. An incredible 97% of our pupils have achieved Honours & Highly Commended results!

Class Fees

Fees have been calculated across the full year and averaged at one low monthly rate paid on the 1st of each month. No more hunting for change in the studio.

Shine like a Star

Blaze Dance Academy pupils perform each year in our annual summer show plus many other opportunities throughout the year.

Dress the Part

Uniform is required for all classes after a 4 week settling in period. You can order everything you need directly from us.

Friendly Faces

We're proud of the friendly, relaxed atmosphere in all of our classes so there's no need to be shy, come and join the fun.

DANCERS REVIEWS

Nicole, age 6

I like Blaze Dance Academy because I love dancing and Miss Susan is very nice. My favourite class is Contemporary.

Hannah, age 6

I like it here because I enjoy dancing - the time flies when you're having fun! I'm very happy to be here.

Dalila, age 8

I love Blaze Dance Academy because I have lots of friends here.

Julia, age 12

I came to Blaze Dance Academy because it has amazing opportunities, including exams and shows. I love coming here because of the kind, happy & calm atmosphere and the incredible dance styles.

Muirinn, age 12

I was looking for a Contemporary dance class and when I found Blaze Dance Academy I realised that there were tons of other cool styles as well. The first day I went along they were all really nice, which made me more confident. I have made lots of friends and Miss Susan has definitely made me a better dancer.

Charisse, age 16

I chose to come to Blaze Dance Academy because of the nice studios and the chance to do BATD exams. I enjoy coming here because of the dance styles we learn and I've made lots of new friends.