We provide a wide range of Dance Classes for all Abilities if you are aged between 2 and 92!
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Teddy Bear Club and Mini Movers is a creative and inspiring dance class of age-appropriate syllabi, support by our bespoke reward chart, progressing children of all abiliites through fundamental skills of dance and movement.
We have been teaching children’s dance classes for over 40 years. we provide a wide range of classes such as Ballroom,Latin, Ballet, Tap and Pop on Saturdays and Thursdays for all Ablities and ages.
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There really is something for everyone to enjoy! Specializing in Ballroom & Latin dance styles - genres that appeal to everyone such as jazz, hip-hop, tap, ballet, lyrical dance, and Pop creating inspiring choreography and developing students' technical ability.
If your wedding day is approaching, you are worried about that first dance and you think that you have two left feet, then do not fear. We are here to lead you on to the floor, with grace, elegance and style, allowing you to wow your friends and family and make the most of your big day.
Our adult dance classes give adults of all ages and abilities the opportunity to learn and enjoy Ballroom, Latin ballet, tap, Heels, and Commercial dance classes at varying levels.
We have experienced and inspiring dance teachers who are fully committed to passing on their in-depth knowledge and passion for dance.
If you want to continue to develop your dance skill, have a special occasion dance or want a wedding dance why not enquire about a personal lessons with either our Dance Principal Lynda Toohey or Pauline Vines
Our aim is to Provide Dance tuition to all ages and Abilities in a fun and friendly Environment.
Walk in.... Dance Out!
Over the last 48 years the School has been extremely successful, with dancers achieving awards and medals over the years in exams for the IDTA from our early dances gaining their Rossettes, to teenagers grade work earnig UCAS points to advanced professional exams.
We have provided lessons for 1000s of students locally over the years and have a range of classes from 2 years old to 92 years with classes such as Children’s ballet, Latin, Tap,Street & Freestyle... as well as Adult Ballroom, Latin, Tap,Heels, Fitness and Wedding 1st dance choreogarpgy.
I am a Fellow of the Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing
Licentiate Achievement Member of the International Dance Teachers Association and a Member of the ADFP and have been teaching Dance Classes in the Poole & Bournemouth area for over 48 years.
I have trained many dancers to achieve an extremely high standard in amateur exams and have a 100% Distinction rate for all professional examinations.
Starting dance at the age of 3 years old I trained in Ballet, Tap, Modern and then progressed to Ballroom, Latin, Classical Sequence and gained further Professional qualifications in Dance Exercise, Line Dance, Freestyle and Rock 'n' Roll and Beauty Therapy. My dance knowledge has enabled me to train pupils from absolute beginner to whatever level they would like to achieve either just for fun, medal work to the top of the medal test system, for shows or competitions!
I have achieved Distinction across all of my qualifications and I am a Licentiate Teacher from the International Dance Teachers Association, Associate for the Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing. Also I am an active championship adjudicator for the ADFP.
I lived near the dance school since the age of 2 and have passed many amateur exams in Freestyle, Ballroom, Latin and Rock and Roll. My biggest achievements within my amateur career have been dancing at Championship level winning many competitions and becoming National Champion in 2008. Since retiring from competitive world of dance my passion has been teaching children and adults of all ages.
I have continued my dance education in Lynda’s footsteps Teaching dance classes to both adult and Children's dance in Poole and Bournemouth. I am progressing to qualify to the highest level of Fellow across all styles of dance we teach at the dance Studio in Poole & Bournemouth.