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LINE DANCE

NEW LINE DANCING CLASS IN LOUTH

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Come along on Thursday evenings for our NEW Line Dancing class in Louth Town Hall, Bar opens from 7pm class starts at 7:30pm.

When starting the line dancing class in Louth, your dance tutor will ask you to fill in a Safe to Exercise Form about any medical conditions so the dance tutor can tailor the sessions accordingly. We also suggest that if you are unsure about exercising with a medical condition then you should seek medical advice before attending the class. The information collected on the Safe to Exercise Form will not be shared with others but used soley by do-dance.

Throughout the class the dance tutor will explain the different movements, and show you alternatives so you can always join in. It is important that you work at your own pace and only do what feels comfortable to you.

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CREATIVE DANCE CLASSES

Creative Dance classes  in Louth at The Riverhead Theatre

There are currently 3 classes and age ranges on a Monday evening:

4:15-5pm 5-7 years old (Years Reception, 1 and 2) £3.50 a class

5-6pm 8-11 years old (Years 3, 4, 5 and 6) £4.50 a class

6:00-7:15pm 12-16  years old (Years 7, 8, 9, 10 and 11) £5.50 a class

 

What these classes offer…

• Create Your Own Dances
• Express Yourself
• Learn Dance Techniques
• Take Part In Performances
• Engage Imaginations and Creativity
• Organise Dance Events
• Make New Friends
• Be Active
• Increase Confidence
• Discover, Explore, Bronze, Silver Arts Awards
(a nationally recognised qualification (QCF)

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With the success of the do-dance’s School Programmes and Workshops in the East Lindsey District, do-dance’s Creative Dance Programme will increase children’s and young people’s access to high quality dance in rural Lincolnshire and is supported by Louth Playgoers.

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do-dance’s Creative Dance Classes are supported by Louth Playgoers and the Prince’s Trust. Please wear comfortable clothing and bring a drink. Classes are term time and fees can be paid either at the beginning of each term or annually.

Limited Spaces available so please email Sophie  directly to book a place on 07765617143 or email at enquiries@do-dance.co.uk for more information about Creative Dance Classes in Louth.

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DANCE FITNESS CLASS IN LOUTH

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An hour of HIIT dance fitness class in Louth; shape, tone and condition your body whilst dancing to your favourite beats. It’s an all over body workout with High-Intensity Interval Training. Dance along to classic songs from the 60s to 2017!

Every Tuesday
6:30 till 7:30pm
Louth Town Hall
£4.00 a class                                                                                                                 Bring a drink

When starting the new dance fitness class in Louth, your dance instructor will ask you to fill in a Safe to Exercise Form about any medical conditions. We also suggest that if you are unsure about exercising with a medical condition then you should seek medical advice before attending the class. The information collected on the Safe to Exercise Form will not be shared with others but used soley by do-dance.

Throughout the class the dance tutor will explain the different movements, It is important that you work at your own pace and only do what feels comfortable to you.

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YOUNG ENTREPRENEUR OF THE YEAR 2017

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Founder of do-dance Sophie Watkinson is officially East Lindsey Business Award Winner Young Entrepreneur of the Year 2017.

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Sophie Watkinson proud of her Young Entrepreneur of the Year 2017 Award.

On Friday 19th May, founder of do-dance Sophie attend the first East Lindsey Business Awards at Kennick Park Hotel with her family to celebrate being nominated for Young Entrepreneur of the Year 2017.

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Father Mark, mother Diana, boyfriend Dan and founder Sophie getting excited for the fist East Lindsey Business Awards.

 

Accepting the Award from Coun Steve Kirk, Sophie explained that she set up do-dance 3 years ago, with support from the Prince’s Trust after returning to Lincolnshire following graduating in Dance Theatre from Plymouth University.

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Founder of do-dance Sophie Watkinson accepting her Young Entrepreneur of the Year 2017 Award from Coun Steve Kirk.

“She gave a a ‘big thank you’ to the Trust for helping get her business off the ground, and joked that she could ‘probably’ teach the host Melvyn Prior to dance – while he very much disagreed!” Louth Leader.

Sophie went on to be interviewed by Melvyn Prior for his Morning Radio show on BBC Lincolnshire, along with Steve Kirk and two other Winners, Exporter of the Year 2017 Shelton Sports Turf Drainage Ltd, and Excellence in Digital Innovation 2017 Root 2 Recruitment Ltd.

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Photo courtesy of Melvyn Prior

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SCHOOL WORKSHOPS IN LINCOLNSHIRE

School Workshops in Lincolnshire

do-dance’s School Workshops in Lincolnshire deliver high quality dance in education. The dance workshops are a great way for children and young people to be active, stay fit and healthy. The pupils will learn the importance of safe practice and technique when dancing, increasing their co-ordination, strength, balance and flexibility from a young age.

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do-dance focuses on the creativity and exploration of movement, engaging the individual in learning through expression and dance. Working independently and together physically, encourages the pupils to problem solve, communicate, engage their imaginations, and increase confidence. do-dance works with all abilities, and encourages all to move their bodies in new and exciting ways.

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do-dance’s School Workshops in Lincolnshire is an opportunity for children and young people do achieve their Discover, Explore, Bronze and Silver Arts Awards, a nationally recognised qualification.

The dance tutor has an enhanced DBS and public liability insurance. do-dance works around your school day, whether that’s during school or as an after school dance club. Before every workshop starts the dance tutor will discuss the aims and objectives with the relevant member of staff, and if necessary visit the school to assess the venue where the workshop will take place.

Packages

Primary Dance Programme – 1 hour workshop from £30.

Secondary Dance Programme-  1 hour Workshop from £35.

Full day (5hours) Primary & Secondary Dance Workshop from £150.

Half Day (3 hours) Workshops  from £90.

Programmes are often 10 weeks.

do-dance can tailor the dance workshops to a particular theme the pupils are learning in class and can explore this theme through movement and dance.

For more details about  do-dance’s School Workshops in Lincolnshire please email enquiries@do-dance.co.uk

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DO ART AND CRAFTS IN LOUTH

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do-art and crafts in Louth Lincolnshire is do-dances sister business and specialises in providing a range of quality creative, expressive art, and craft opportunities. do-dance works with individuals and communities to produce art experiences that are appropriate for the age and ability.

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Molly and Imogen making Caterpillar Toad Stools from Alice in Wonderland.

Everybody deserves the opportunity to explore the arts and express themselves creatively through art and movement. Being creative and expressive with different art materials allows us to discover our personality and feelings through art and the different ways we can use and manipulate materials to create work that expresses ourselves.

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Community Artist Sophie Watkinson with Izzy and Pheobe!

do-art is a mobile business that prides itself on providing art and crafts opportunities in the heart of the rural community in schools and community halls all over Lincolnshire.

If you would like to know more about do-art and crafts in Louth and the workshops we offer please contact Sophie on 07765617143 or please email enquiries@do-dance.co.uk.

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CHILDREN’S THEMED DANCE PARTIES

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do-dance has a variety of Themed Dance Parties to celebrate your child’s birthday in style. All Themed Dance Parties use your child’s energy and expression to get them creating moves to celebrate their birthday. You can choose your Themed Dance Party from do-dance’s popular themes, or do-dance can create a Theme especially for you.  All children from 5 – 18 years can enjoy a Themed Dance Party. Sophie the dance tutor is friendly, inspiring and most importantly fun. The dance tutor has a DBS check and First Aid so your Themed Dance Party is in reliable hands!

Each Themed Dance Party is 2 hours and includes, games and awards, a dance battle, themed choreography, creative choreography by the children, certificate of Excellence for all children, and final end routine to show to parents. Two adults must be present during the party, and the party will be held in a Community Hall near you. Themed Dance Parties start from £150.

Themes

  • Animals
  • Ballet
  • Cheerleading
  • Disco
  • Grease
  • Mamma Mia
  • Musicals
  • Pop Stars
  • Street Dance
  • Prince & Princesses
  • Witches & Wizards
  • Create Your Own

For more details email enquiries@do-dance.co.uk

 

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ENERGISE OFFER: BRING A FRIEND AND YOU BOTH GET A MONTH FREE!

Energise is a classic keep fit dance class for the over 60’s. This is perfect for those who are interested in maintaining their health in a fun way!

The Energise exercises incorporate dance and physiotherapy based movements in both seated and standing routines, finishing with tea or coffee and a biscuit.

Come join our class today!

Every Monday
1:00 till 2:00pm
Louth Playgoers Riverhead Theatre
£3.50 a class

Every Wednesday
10:45 till 11:45am
Alford Community Church
£3.50 a class

Every Friday
10:30 till 11:30am
Theddlethorpe Village Hall
£3.50 a class

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When starting the class your dance tutor will ask you to fill in a Safe to Exercise Form about any medical conditions so the dance tutor can tailor the sessions accordingly. We also suggest that if you are unsure about exercising with a medical condition then you should seek medical advice before attending the class. The information collected on the Safe to Exercise Form will not be shared with others but used soley by do-dance.

Throughout the class the dance tutor will explain the different movements, and show you alternatives so you can always join in. It is important that you work at your own pace and only do what feels comfortable to you.

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It is important to point out that you do not have to over 60 to attend, although the class in low impact and aimed at this age category. Men are also more than welcome to come along and join!

For more information please don’t hesitate to contact do-dance on 07765 617143.