Times + Dates

Whiteside’s School of Dance is based in Smallfield.  All graded classes, contemporary, street and tap take place from Monday to Friday.    Street and tap classes are on Fridays and are the fun, informal end to a full week.

All classes operate during term time. Scroll down for more information and term dates.

Where possible, approximate ages of pupils has been indicated. For all other classes, pupils are placed according to ability and maturity, however wherever possible we try not to separate friends.

MONDAYS
3.45 – 4.15 Primary Ballet 5-7 yrs
4.15 – 4.50 Grade 1 Modern 5-9 yrs
4.50 – 5.30 Grade 1 Ballet 7-9 yrs
5.30 – 6.15 Grade 2 Modern 8-10yrs
6.15 – 7.00 Grade 2 Ballet 8-10 yrs

TUESDAYS
5.00 – 5.45 Grade 4 Ballet
5.45 – 6.30 Grade 4 Modern
6.30 – 7.15 Intermediate Modern
7.15 – 8.00 Intermediate Ballet

WEDNESDAYS
4.00 – 4.30 Nursery Ballet 3-4 yrs
4.30 – 5.00 Pre-Primary Ballet 4-5 yrs (some terms these two classes are amalgamated)
5.00 – 5.45 Grade 5 Modern
5.45 – 6.30 Grade 5 Ballet

6.30 – 7.00 Pointe/stretching

THURSDAYS
4.30 – 5.15 Grade 3 Ballet
5.15 – 6.00 Grade 3 Modern
6.00 – 7.00 Contemporary/lyrical/stretching

FRIDAYS
4.20 – 5.00 Junior Tap
5.00 – 5.45 Senior Tap
5.45 – 6.30 Advanced Tap
5.00 – 5.45 Junior Street (ages approx. 6/7 plus) *OPEN TO BOYS & GIRLS!
5.45 – 6.30 Senior Street
6.30 – 7.15 Advanced Street

All classes are run on a termly basis.

TERM DATES:

2020

Autumn Term    COVID CHANGES

–  Starts Monday 14 September

– Ends  Friday  4 December

–  Half Term – 26 October – 6 November (2 weeks)

Our biannual show planned for November has been postponed. New dates to be advised in due course.

2021

Spring Term

–  Starts Monday 11 January

– Ends  Friday  26 March

–  Half Term – 15 – 19 February

SUMMER TERM DATES TBA. DEPENDING ON THE COVID SITUATION AND WHETHER WE PLAN OUR SHOW FOR THE SUMMER TERM.