Early years Classes for the over 50s Contemporary Lyric Theatre, Lyric Square King St London
W6 0QL

Learn some fun moves and express yourself! Get moving and develop your dance skills in a friendly and supportive environment. DanceWest classes are suitable for young people at all levels and delivered by inspiring choreographers. Based in contemporary dance technique, an expressive and energetic dance form. Our classes are delivered on a Thursday evening in a professional dance studio at Lyric Hammersmith.

From September 2016, DanceWest will offer young people the opportunity to join our Youth Dance Company. Led by Jane Coulston (BBC, Glastonbury and Sky Arts) young people will work towards performance opportunities and creating new choreography.

Class details

Dates: Thursdays (term time)
Class 1: 16.30-18.00 (9-15 year old’s)
Class 2: 18.00-19.30 (9-15 year old’s)
Youth Dance Co: 19.30-20.45 (15-19 year olds)

Early Years
Creative movement classes will encourage children’s language, colour recognition, number work and social interplay skills as well as physical development and co-ordination. Our classes are suitable for children 12 months – 5 years and are delivered in a playful environment supported by the parent or carer. We deliver at two venues every Saturday morning, Orleans House Gallery in Twickenham and the Lyric Hammersmith. Our classes are facilitated by two professional DanceWest artists.

  • Saturdays at Lyric Hammersmith – book online or call 0208 741 6850.
  • Saturdays at Orleans House Gallery, Twickenham TW1 3DJ – book online or call 0785 227 1270

Bolder not Older (Dance classes for adults 70+)
Don’t miss DanceWest’s weekly movement classes for adults over 70 years. The classes will improve mobility, posture, balance and coordination. Have fun and move to music! DanceWest deliver two classes in Hammersmith and in Kensington and Chelsea all classes are free to take part but booking essential.

Delivered in partnership with Open Age Hammersmith United Charities, The Greggs Foundation and Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea. To take part in these classes please contact

Full details of all classes can be found on Dance West website.

Lyric Hammersmith
Lyric Square King St London
W6 0QL

Joanne Whittaker

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