Dance a masterclass with DanceWorks
Discover an all-new series of masterclasses with DanceWorks, Mayfair’s go-to dance and fitness studio just a short walk from Bond Street tube station on Balderton Street. Open to all styles and levels of ability, DanceWorks hosts a range of classes, culminating in a series of special workshops led by world-renowned professional dancers. Join in the fun both in person and online by booking below:
Free trial Floor Barre class with Elide Cosentino
Floor Barre® is a gentle but effective technique on ballet-based, invented by the genius of Zena Rommett, which uses the floor as support without the pressure of gravity. This technique correctly aligns the body, strengthens the joints, and sculpts the body creating long and beautiful lines. Not only suitable for dancers, but also for anyone else looking to achieve the correct posture and alignment of the spine. Book here.
Classical Ballet with Brandon Lawrence
7th November, 2.30-4pm
£15 in studio / £9 livestream
Brandon Lawrence is a Principal of Birmingham Royal Ballet, having trained with Penny Murray, Andie Nydza and the Royal Ballet School. Book here.
Classical Ballet with Vadim Muntagirov
5th December, 2.30-4pm
£18 in studio / £9 livestream
Russian dancer Vadim Muntagirov is a Principal of The Royal Ballet. He trained at The Royal Ballet Upper School and joined the Company from English National Ballet as a Principal in March 2014. Book here.
Three-week Burlesque course, Christmas Edition with Eliza DeLite
Monday 6th, 13th, and 20th December 2021
8 – 9pm
£48 in studio only
Eliza DeLite first stepped into the burlesque world in 2008 and has since enjoyed a glittering international career. Pulling together her extensive training in art studies, and contemporary dance, Eliza’s stage performances encompass elevated elegance, powerful stage presence, creative artistic vision and dazzling costumes inspired by the golden age of Hollywood. This Level 1 course aims to give you the tools to feel more confident in yourself, meet new friends, learn fun routines that will incorporate aspects of striptease, dance, and theatricality. You’ll focus on confidence building, shimmy shaking, feather boa choreography, and tassel twirling! Book here.
The Daniel Thomas Experience Christmas Gospel Masterclass
19th December, 2.30-4pm
£20 in studio only
Daniel Thomas is an internationally recognised multi-faceted, multi-dimensional, multi-talented bohemian, with choral directing experience that spans over 30 years. A singer, songwriter, vocal coach, vocal arranger, choir director, backing vocalist and keyboardist, in the genres of dance, gospel, soul, pop, funk, jazz, rock and classical. Book here.
Those joining in-studio should be intermediate/advanced level dancers age 14+, but the live stream option is available to all abilities and ages.
Dance classes are streamed via Zoom and a link is sent via email 30 minutes before the class starts.