Meet: Monday Evening 7 pm – 9.30pm/ Friday evenings 6.15pm – 9.30 pm School holidays – Week long courses. With a number of live performances within the local community at varied venues.
Venue: Harlow Youth Hub, Harberts Road, Harlow
Details: Harlow Rockschool is established to support, motivate and empower young local people through a combination of music-related and personal development activities. Guided by professionally qualified musicians and music industry specialists, young people are given the opportunity to develop their potential musically. As well as the performances, young people are taught a variety of music-related skills and gain a range of team building and problem-solving skills. The Rockschool enables young people to become confident performers and/or technical personnel who contribute positively to the local community.
Singerland (Children’s Singing Lessons
Meet: Thursdays 6.30pm – 8.30pm
Contact: Violeta Sky 0790 064 6051
Venue: Annexe, Moot House, Stow, Harlow CM20 3AG Tel: 01279 424 074
Cantate Youth Choir
Latton Bush Centre,
Harlow CM18 7NL
Tel: 01279 304746
Class Act Theatre School (CATS)
For children aged 4-18 CATS has been running for 13 years providing classes including acting, dancing, singing and musical theatre for children aged 4-18. The theatre school also offers tuition for LAMDA grades. Classes are held on Sunday afternoons in the theatre at St Nicholas School, Old Harlow. Performances take place in the Victoria Hall Theatre, Old Harlow.
Contact: Website: www.classacttheatreschool.co.uk
For more details, ring Caroline on 07870 663480 or email caroline(Replace this parenthesis with the @ sign)sparkleforyou.co.uk
Calling all budding stars aged three to 21 years. Do you love performing? Do you love singing, dancing or acting?
Academy Kids Classes for ages 5-7
Meet: Saturday mornings 9.00am – 10.30am
Details: (This class is for children who are in infant school Key Stage 1) These classes are based on fun and confidence building and are an introduction to performing arts. This class prepares the students to move up to the main school when they move into Yr 3 at Primary School.
Venue: Epping St Johns School, Bury Lane, Epping CM16 5JB
The school was developed to give youngsters a true insight into the workings of London’s West-End Musical Theatre whilst giving them a strong foundation in their performing arts training. The students learn a broad range of performance techniques covering acting, singing & dancing taught by working industry professionals.
Saturdays 10.30 – 1.30pm 7 – 21 years Yr 3+ at
St. Johns School,
Epping CM16 5JB
Tuesdays 5.00pm – 8.00pm 7 – 21 years Yr 3+ at
Epping Methodist Church,
119 High Street,
Epping CM16 8BD
Ballet First offers expert training in Classical Ballet with former Royal Ballet School-trained Principal Theresa Crumb. Classes for vocational and non-vocational students all ages and levels are held in a large dance studio at St John’s ARC, Old Harlow, with regular performance opportunities. Childrens’ ballet classes are very popular at Ballet First, Private and tailored coaching is also offered. Professional teaching faculty, CRB registered and fully insured. Ballet for adults, children, junior, intermediate, advanced, pointe, contemporary dance. For more information ring 01279 871614 or 07979 310551 or Email: ballet.first(Replace this parenthesis with the @ sign)virgin.net Website: www.balletfirst.com or Facebook here
Addicted to Dance
Venue: Little Brays Common Room, Little Brays, Harlow CM18 6HA
Details: School of dance for children aged 1 ½ upwards. Addicted to dance is a fun and friendly dance school that offers training in I.S.T.D. tap and modern, jazz, R.A.D ballet and hip-hop. Run by Nicole Murton A2D provides examination sessions twice a year and all the children have the opportunity to take part in our show productions. Contact: If you would like any more info please call: 07960424982 or Email: info(Replace this parenthesis with the @ sign)addictedtodance.vpweb.co.uk
Meet: Saturdays 9.00am – 4.00pm
Contact: Karen Chapman 01279 725737
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Sewell Harris, Stow,
Harlow CM20 3AG
Tel: 01279 424 074
Youth CREATE – the all ability/all inclusive performing and creative Arts Theatre Charity is in its 30th year of running.
They aim to offer personal and social development for children and young people of all abilities through the medium of all aspects of creative and performing arts.
Youth CREATE run weekly two and three-hour workshops during term time for two different age groups, with a programme.
Read more here
Pauline Quirke Academy of Performing Arts
Pauline Quirke Academy, Harlow operates on Sundays at The Harlow Playhouse Theatre.
The excellent facilities at the Academy include state of the art studios and rehearsal rooms, a 120 seat thrust theatre space and a 440 seater main auditorium.
The team of first-class tutors deliver fun-filled, action-packed sessions in Comedy & Drama, Musical Theatre and Film & TV.
Read more here
Make Believe Harlow
Burnt Mill Academy,
Harlow, Essex, CM20 2NR
Emma and Kelly Murphy are the Principals of Make Believe Harlow.
Whether you love street dance, drama classes or musical theatre as a whole, Make Believe Harlow has something for you.
For children variation is key, so they cover all types of extracurricular learning styles such as theatre workshops, choreography classes, vocal lessons, musical theatre production and much more.
Infants 5.30 pm – 7.00 pm
Senior/Junior 5.30 pm – 8.30 pm
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Tel: 01708 534 562
Make Believe Facebook Page
Top Hat Essex
Saturday Mornings at Mark Hall Academy, First Avenue, Harlow, CM17 9LR
Tiny Toppers (4-5 years) 10.00 – 12.00
Top Hatters (6-17 years) 10.00 – 13.00
Tel: 01707 850856
Community Theatre for young people
Established since 2001 Livewire provides performing arts to the young people of Harlow and surrounding towns.
Livewire is FREE!
We believe that young people should have access to the arts without the worry of money. As a registered charity, the funding we apply for allows us to do just that.
We currently work with almost 100 young people from the town aged 11 upwards hosting a wide range of theatre workshops including Drama, Dance, Music and Mindfulness classes.