RAD at the Wandsworth Arts Fringe
The RAD is hosting events as part of the Wandsworth Arts Fringe again this year. Try a free taster dance class taught by our highly experienced tutors. Booking required. Places are limited, so register now to secure your place.
Royal Academy of Dance Headquarters
Sunday 12 May
11:00-12:00: Delve into Dance History
12:30-13:30: Delve into Dance History
Join us for a guided tour of the historic Royal Academy of Dance and our role in British Ballet. Take a peek inside our studios, delve into our heritage archives and discover our unique collection of shoes, costumes, designs and photographs. All welcome to explore. This event is free.
St Mary’s Church, Putney
Monday 13 May
09:30-10:30: Family Dance
11:00-12:00: Silver Swans, Beginners (55+)
St George’s Church, Nine Elms, Battersea
Tuesday 14 May
11:00-12:00: Family Dance workshop (aimed at parents/grandparents and young children)
13:00-14:00: Move to the Musicals workshop (55+)
16:00-17:00: Creative dance workshop based on The Lion, Witch and the Wardrobe (age 5-8 years)
17:00-18:00 Creative dance workshop based on The Lion, Witch and the Wardrobe (age 9-11 years)
York Gardens Library, Battersea
Wednesday 15 May
10:15-11:15: Silver Swans, Beginners (55+)
11:30-12:15: The Gruffalo-inspired dance and storytelling workshop (2 ½ - 4 years, with parent/carer)
16:00-17:00: Matilda-inspired dance workshop for primary school children (age 5-7 years)
Family Dance: The perfect introduction to movement and dance for toddlers aged 2½ and above with their parent, grandparent or carer.
Silver Swans: A fun ballet-based movement class for ages 55+ designed to help improve mobility, coordination and energy levels. Suitable for all levels.
Move to the Musicals: An enjoyable musical theatre and jazz inspired class for age 55+.
The Gruffalo: Discover this well-known story in a creative session of dance and mime, with fun props.
Matilda: Bringing the magic of Matilda in a session exploring characterisation through dance and music.
The Lion, Witch & the Wardrobe: A creative dance session will take you on a journey to discover the enchanting world of Narnia.