Classes are commencing on Wednesday September 20 and will be running for 9 weeks through to Wednesday 22 November.

Location: Classes are held at the Clevedon Primary School Hall, 13-17 North Road, Clevedon
Note: On Wednesday 25 October the school hall is unavailable so classes will be held in Clevedon Community Hall on this date only.

Teacher Mrs Dayle Burgess (Miss B) RAD RTS, ARAD, AIDTA, AJDA

Classes will be taught by the talented Miss B. Check out the staff page for her profile.

Pre-School

Our pre-school classes offer an introduction to dance through imaginative movement stories. The class teaches basic dance etiquite, generic dance movements with a focus on ballet through stories and adventures. The classes are 30 minutes in length. This class is suitable for 3-5 year olds who have not yet started school.

Pre-School Information

Our pre-school uniform is a pink leotard with attched skirt, ballet tights or socks and ballet shoes. All the uniform items can be purchased from the studio (email office@gsda.co.nz). Orders will be collated and brought to your next class. If you are unsure of shoe sizing measure the foot in cms and we will bring a range of sizes to try to the next class.

The class is $105 per term, terms are 8-11 weeks long. Participation in our end of year concert at Hawkins theatre is optional. If you would like to participate contact the studio directly for more information.

Pre-Primary and Primary

Our pre-primary classes offer an introduction to dance through the Royal Academy of Dance Syllabus. The class teaches basic dance technique through a creative syllabus.

Our primary classes offer the progressional development from the pre-primary class. The class teaches dance technique through a creative syllabus with clear, age appropriate exercises and dances.

The classes are 45 minutes in length. Pre-Primary is suitable for 5-6 years olds and Primary 6-8 year olds.

The students have the opportunity to participate in presentation awards each year to mark their progress through the levels.

Pre-Primary/ Primary Information

Our pre-primary and primary uniform is a marine blue leotard and matching skirt, ballet tights or socks and ballet shoes. All the uniform items can be purchased from the studio (email office@gsda.co.nz). Orders will be collated and brought to your next class. If you are unsure of shoe sizing measure the foot in cms and we will bring a range of sizes to try to the next class.

The class is $125 per term, terms are 8-11 weeks long. Participation in our end of year concert at Hawkins theatre is optional. If you would like to participate contact the studio directly for more information.

Timetable

  • Time
  • 3.30pm – 4.00pm
  • 4.00pm – 4.45pm
  • 4.45pm – 5.30pm
  • Wednesday
  • Pre-School (3-5 years)
  • Pre-Primary (5-6 years)
  • Primary (6-8 years)

First time dancer?

Everyone is a first time dancer at some point and even though it can seem daunting we are here to help.  

Step 1: Contact us
We would like to find out a bit more information so we can discover which class(es) will suit the best. We will chat about your likes/ dislikes and if there is anything in particular you would like to do.

Step 2: Book in your obligation free trial class for any or all genres.
This trial will give you the opportunity to experience what we have to offer. We will let you know when they class is on, who the teacher is and what to wear (something confrotable that you can easily move in).​

Step 3: After the trial we can discuss how much you loved the class (we bet you will) and from there you can enrol online. ​

That’s it.