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First Dance Studios

First Dance Studios

We opened in 2005 with one aim – to provide fun dance classes for adults. No syllabus work, no exams, no stress and no previous training necessary. Since starting out we have also introduced a wider offer including a choir, Pilates, Yoga and a Children’s Musical Theatre Academy.

We offer a fun and friendly environment to anyone that loves dancing or would love to learn to dance. Whether you learnt dancing as a child, or are just starting from scratch, there really is something for everyone here.

We cover all styles of classes for adults, including ballet, pointe, tap, jazz, contemporary, musical theatre, yoga, pilates

We love what we do, we love our studio and we hope you will too.

We have also just moved Studio to Heather Farm, Woking, Surrey GU21 4XY

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Flipside Dance

Flipside Dance

Based in the heart of Cobham, KT11, Flipside is the number one choice for a local, established and professional dance school.

Formed in 2007 by ex professional dancer Deborah Rich, the school offers students age 2 to 19 years a wide variety of dance styles including ballet (ISTD syllabus), contemporary, hip hop, tap, jazz, acrobatics, PBT and musical theatre.

Classes run throughout the whole week catering for students with all levels of abilities.
From our teeny class to our elite performance team the passion to nurture our student‚ enthusiasm is a priority within all the teaching staff. All our teachers are affiliated with the style of dance they teach and the continuation for professional development is always on the agenda. All staff are DBS checked and first aid trained.

Flipside is an award-winning dance school and for those who wish to take dance more seriously we offer ballet exams, private lessons and take part in national competitions.

Our professional yet friendly classes are suitable for everyone and we are passionate about seeing our students be the very best they can be and when we watch them successfully dance on a stage in front of an audience, pass a ballet exam or win at competition we know we have nailed it.

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The Urban Dance School

The Urban Dance School

The Urban Dance School teaches anyone and everyone to dance, from beginner to professional standard, aged between 5 to adult.

Our classes are friendly and enjoyable and we teach the following street styles on a weekly basis across the south west of England: hip hop, Breakin, popping, house, waacking, locking, acro, improvisation and of course choreography. All teachers are top level industry professionals

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Woking Dance Space

Woking Dance Space
Woking Dance Space

We are a non profit organisation, providing dance and exercise classes for adults, no matter what their age, experience or previous training. Woking Dance Space is unique in that classes are offered for all age ranges, from young adults to senior citizens. We run classes in many dance disciplines, hold special events and performances and provide a forum for people to meet and explore what is both a creative and beneficial interest.

With ages ranging from seventeen to seventy, every ability is covered from complete beginner through to examination standards.

The studio also serves as a place for dance lovers to meet and arrange visits to local and London shows, master-classes and other performances. We offer a friendly environment for all, maximising the opportunity to enjoy dance. Whether it be to learn a new skill, revisit old times, or just get some exercise. With friendly, experienced teachers our studio is supportive and most importantly, fun! We run a biennial show and other opportunities for performance, with fantastic costumes and buzzing back stage atmosphere, but no pressure to take part.

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Zambesi Dance Company

Established in 2010 and based in Surrey, Zambesi Dance Company provides an exciting blend of performance and choreographic opportunities for young people aged 11 – 19. We pride ourselves on our creative and individual approach to dance, inspiring young people to explore their own ideas through movement. Our mission is to provide high quality, affordable dance training for young people, empowering them to become independent thinkers and movers.

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Dance Shack

Founded in 2006, the school’s aim is to encourage everyone as an individual to gain confidence in performing in dancing, acting, and singing. Through good teaching, grounded in solid technique, a student’s confidence is able to flourish. Many of our students are represented by the school’s own agency, www.shackattack.co.uk, and can regularly be seen in the West End, on TV and film.

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Cherie Brennan

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Ema Thomas

Ema Thomas

I have been dancing for 20 years now. I have graduated a three year degree in professional dance and musical theatre at Bird College where I covered jazz, contemporary, Musical theatre, African contemporary, urban contemporary, ballet, commerical and many more. I have been training contemporary dance for 8 years, I have studied the techniques of Alvin Ailey, Horton, release, Limone, flying low and Cunningham. As a professional artist I have experienced some incredible opportunities for example being a lead actress/dancer KITKAT advert, Understudy ensemble Puss in Boots Panto at the Belgrade Theatre, a dancer for BRITAINS GOT TALENT: THE CHAMPIONS, a dancer for Burberry – London Fashion Week Performance, Conor Maynard & Jack Maynard – FRIENDZONE and dancer in the feature film MAMMA MIA! HERE WE GO AGAIN.

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Wesley Bingwa

Wesley Bingwa

I have a qualification In dance all the way from GCSE to Masters degree level, dance Is something I care about a lot and want to progress in to the highest level. I came to Dance Woking’s attention in 2014 when I was a student at Woking College and took part in their first Boys Platform and outreach project with ZoieLogic Dance Theatre. Since then, I have graduated from De Montfort University, Leicester and recently completed a scholarship funded MA from Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance, and I took centre stage at Dance Woking’s Boys Platform in March 2020. Now back in Surrey I am a Dance Woking Associate Artist.