Harlequin School Of Dance & Performing Arts Est.1999 is located in Alfreton Town Centre, High Street (Above Boots). Easily accessed from local towns and villages such as Swanwick, Ripley, Riddings, Somercotes, South Normanton, Higham, Heage, Heanor and Ilkeston, to mention but a few.
We are an I.D.T.A (International Dance Teachers Association) registered school and are pleased to offer classes for all ages from age 3 years through to advanced levels of dance. We provide quality tuition achieving outstanding examination results in the subjects of Ballet, Tap, Modern Jazz and Theatre Craft. We also provide excellent training in Acrobatic dance and Street (we do not currently offer these as examination subjects due only to time constraints only). Our Staff are fully committed, enthusiastic and reliable and we aim to work in a professional yet friendly environment. We also offer 'Free Trial' classes and 4 students per annum are granted scholarships at our Annual Dance Show.
Harlequin studios cover approx 3225 square feet; including two dance studios studio 1 @ 10 x12m and Studio 2 @ 10 x 10 approx, male and female toilets, 3 changing rooms and a small kitchen / waiting area and a large costume storage room. Harlequin also has a 'stock- shop' on site selling dance uniform, bags, shoes and a small selection of accessories such as keyrings, cards, & gifts.
Our fantastic Location above BOOTS in Alfreton town centre on the corner of the main pedestrian drag, (High Street and Institute Lane) means we are situated close to a number of long stay car parks and also conveniently placed to grab a coffee and cake or a sandwich from Greggs - right next door, or Costa Coffee directly opposite!!!!
We are a very busy school; Our schedule is as follows: January to March concentrates on show work - with our Annual production at the end of March early April. In February and May, we perform in local dance competitions. June, July and August involve preparations for IDTA Examinations in September, Whilst October brings more festival fever. This leaves November and December for more Examinations. In addition, we are also pleased to perform dance displays for Fund Raising / Charity events / school summer fairs and Carnivals etc..... please browse 'The Gallery' to gain a glimpse of work performed by students past and present.
Contact us on 07768 765709. We look forward to talking to you.