Everyone is invited to dance at Beacon Arts Centre No experience required – you can try a session before you buy!

Mon 24 Apr – Thu 29 Jun. Block booking of 10 weeks cost £50

For more detailed information on the classes call our Dance Development Officer Gail Sneddon gail@beaconartscentre.co.uk

Junior Ballet

Suitable for 6 – 10 years

Every Tue 18:00hrs  – 19:00hrs

Young Groovers

Suitable for 6 – 10  years

Every Mon 18:30hrs – 19:30hrs

Junior Youth Dance Company

Suitable for 11–13 years

Every Mon 17:00hrs – 18:30hrs

Beacon Youth Dance Company

Suitable for 14 – 21 years

Every Thu 17:00hrs – 19:00hrs

Beacon Youth Dance Company & Junior Youth Dance company are creatively adventurous with a strong focus on performance and contemporary dance technique. Company members get a chance to learn exciting new performance skills, sharpen their technique, expand their choreographic talents and have fun meeting and performing with other young people. It provides a fantastic training opportunity for those who are considering continuing an education in dance. Places are limited, therefore, all interested participants will be asked to audition. The next audition will be on Saturday 22 April. For more information please contact gail@beaconartscentre.co.uk

To date Beacon Youth Dance Company’s performances include Love is a Burning Thing which was performed at the Theatre Royal in Glasgow for Go Dance 2014. They also presented their Film Installation work Old News at the Commonwealth Youth Dance Festival at Tramway, Glasgow. They performed  Fools Paradise at Destinations Dance Festival 2014 at the Macrobert Arts Centre, Stirling. In 2016 they opened for Scottish Dance Theatre with a brand new performance – Realms and also for Project Y in August 2016 & Dreamlands in October 2016.

They regularly perform at their home – Beacon Arts Centre.