Musical Hands Performing Arts
Musical Hands Performing Arts

TIMETABLE

MONDAY

2.30pm Ballet, Jazz & MT (2-4 yrs)

3.00pm Grade 6 Ballet

3.30pm Grade 4 & 5 Tap

4.00pm Musical Theatre (10-14 yrs)

4.30pm Drama

5.00pm Musical Theatre (4-9 yrs)

 

NEW AFTER EASTER 2019:

 

SINGING CLASSES

(2-14 Yrs - after school hours)

Please register your interest now!

TUESDAY

PRE-SCHOOL

10.00am Music, Movement & Signing

 

BABY/TODDLER

10.45am Music, Movement & Signing

 

WEDNESDAY

NEW FEBRUARY 2019:

10.15am Pre-School & Toddler Dance (Parents can come into this class too!)

NEW FEBRUARY 2019:

10.45am Ballet & MT (2-4 Yrs)

 

3.15pm Cheerleading

4.00pm Street Dance (7-14 Years)

 

3.30pm Primary Ballet 

4.00pm Primary & Grade 1 Tap

4.30pm Grade 1 Ballet 

5.00pm Grade 2 & 3 Tap

5.30pm Grade 2 Ballet 

THURSDAY

10.00am Adult & Child Dance

10.35am Baby Massage

 

2.40pm Cheerleading

FRIDAY

10.00am Music, Movement & Signing

10.45am Baby Massage

 

DANCE - AGES 2-4 YEARS

12.30pm Tap & Musical Theatre 

1.00pm   Ballet

SATURDAY

09,00am Prep & Primary Ballet (2-5 Yrs)

09.30am Primary & Grade 1 Jazz

10.00am Primary Ballet 

10.30am Grade 1 Ballet 

11.00am Grade 2 & 3 Jazz

11.30am Grade 2 & 3 Ballet 

12.00pm Grade 4+ Jazz

12.45pm Grade 4 Ballet 

13.15pm Pointe

13.15pm PBT

ASSOCIATED BOARD OF DANCE (ABD)

 

The Associated Board of Dance Ltd (ABD) is a dance examination board that offers regulated examinations in dance core subjects which are accredited by GQAL & OFQUAL and offers accredited technical examinations and medal tests in all forms of dance.

 

ABD also operates internationally.

 

ABD are corporate members of 'The British Dance Council' (BDC), The Theatre Dance Council International (TDCI) and also fully accredited members of the "Board of Dance Qualifications & Training" (BDQT) - comparability studies are regularly held with other recognised dance awarding organisations to ensure quality is maintained across the board.

 

Karen is a registered, qualified dance teacher with the ABD.

 

This means she can offer their syllabus in MHPA classes and can enter students for exams and medal tests with the ABD. (Exams/Medal Tests are not compulsory).

 

We currently follow the ABD syllabus in our Ballet, Modern Jazz, Contemporary/Street & some Tap classes, we also offer the Gerry and Ginger award scheme via the ABD. More dance and drama genres with the ABD are being introduced to MHPA classes throughout 2018.

 

Medal tests are available in the following genres:

Ballet, Modern, Jazz, Street, Tap, Drama, Cheerleading, Musical Theatre, Acro, Lyrical.

United Kingdon Dance & Drama Federation

 

The UKDDf are a UK based dance and drama organisation. 

 

They are an awarding body for professional teachers of dance and the performing arts. 
 

EMD UK (Exercise Move Dance UK), previously known as EMDP (The Exercise Movement & Dance Partnership) is an umbrella body for exercise, movement and dance. It is 

the national governing body for group exercise, providing support to participants, instructors and fitness organisations. 

 

The UKDDF are members of EMD UK.

 

Karen is a registered teacher with the UKDDF.

 

This means she can offer their syllabus in her classes and can enter students for exams and medal tests with the UKDDF. (Exams/Medal Tests are not compulsory).

 

We currently follow the UKDDF syllabus in our tap classes.

 

Medal tests are available in the following genres:

Ballet, Modern Stage, Street Dance, Tap, Drama, Song & Dance, Acrobatics, Lyrical & Cheerleading.

 

The last exams and medal tests with UKDDF, were in October 2017 & ALL the children involved passed with very high marks ranging from 88% - 94%