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Previous events...

Sponsored
12 Hour Dance 

Branch:      Tiddlers, Infants, Adv Infants, Juniors, Adv

                       Juniors, Intermediates, Seniors, SQUAD! 

                       Zumba, DanceFitMoms, Little Wigglers

              AcroDance PreschooAcrobatic Arts

 

Date:            Sat 23rd February 2019, 9am - 9pm

                       Timetable for each class group's slot will

                       be emailed but last hour will be a big party for

                       everyone

Details:        Sponsored 12 hours of dance to mark the

                       occasion of our last ever classes at St Agnes 

                       Church hall after 7.5 years and to raise funds

                       towards  our new studios - whichever 3

                       individuals or families raise the most towards

                       our target will win a studio named in their

                       honour!

All donations/monies raised will be collected on our Just Giving fundraising page

www.justgiving.com/crowdfunding/cdc-dance-studios

 

Location:   St Agnes Church Hall 

Opening of our new studios 

Branch:     Tiddlers, Infants, Adv Infants, Juniors, Adv

                      Juniors, Intermediates, Seniors, SQUAD! 

                      Zumba, DanceFitMoms, Little Wigglers

             AcroDance PreschooAcrobatic Arts

 

Date:            Saturday 2nd March 2019, 9am

Details:       CDC Dance Ltd fully operational in our new

                       Kings Heath studios

 

Location:    CDC Dance Ltd, 153-155 High St, Kings Heath

                       Birmingham, B14 7DG

                       (Above Poundland & Clarks)

Rosettes, Medals & Grade Exams Ballet,
Tap, Acro, Freestyle 

Branch:         All class groups Tiddlers to Seniors

Requested   Saturday 6th & Sunday 7th April 2019

Dates:            

Location:        CDC Dance Ltd, 153-155 High St, Kings Heath

 

Cake Relay
Fun & Fundraising
Teacher Training
Kicks, Leaps & Turns

Branch:      Everybody associated with CDC Dance Ltd!

Details:        We will pass a cake along a human chain all

                   the way from our current venue to the new

                   studios!

                   A distance of 1,200m... Please don't drop it!!!

 

                       All donations/monies raised will be paid onto our

                      Just Giving fundraising page:

     www.justgiving.com/crowdfunding/cdc-dance-studios

 

                       Please leave a message saying who the money 

                       has been donated in the name(s) of, as whichever 

                       individual/family raises the most will win a special

                       fundraising prize, including having a studio named

                       in their honour

Date:            Saturday 8th December 10:30am

Location:    St Agnes Church Hall, Billesley Lane, Moseley to
                       CDC Dance Ltd.  153-155 High St (above Poundland)

                       Kings Heath  

Branch:      Teaching Team

Details:        Workshop with Ryan Jenkins

Date:            Saturday 5th January

                       10am - 3pm

Location:    DanceXChange

                       Thorp Street, Birmingham B5

Christmas Disco
Fun & Fundraising
Christmas Disco
Fun & Fundraising
Chrimbo Sleepover
Fun & Fundraising

Branch:      Tiddlers, Infants, Adv Infants, Juniors, Adv Juniors

Details:        Christmas themed fun to raise funds towards

                       our own studios - glow sticks, write a letter to

                       Santa, glitter tattoos, nail bar, make a tree

                       decoration, games & prizes, lots of dancing! 
 

                       All donations/monies raised will be paid onto our

                      Just Giving fundraising page:

     www.justgiving.com/crowdfunding/cdc-dance-studios

 

Date:            Saturday 1st December 6pm-7:30pm

Location:    Cambridge Road Methodist Church

Branch:       Juniors, Adv Juniors, Inters, Seniors

Details:        Christmas themed slumber party to raise funds

                       towards  our own studios - we'll order in pizzas;

                       watch 'Christmas Chronicles' cinema style, 

                       projected  onto the big screen; everyone will have

                       midnight snacks & hot chocolate before sleeping

                       on the AcroPAD overnight!

 

                       All donations/monies raised will be paid onto our

                      Just Giving fundraising page:

     www.justgiving.com/crowdfunding/cdc-dance-studios

 

Date:            Saturday 1st December 6pm-7:30pm

Location:    Cambridge Road Methodist Church

Branch:      Tiddlers, Infants, Adv Infants, Juniors, Adv Juniors

Details:        Christmas themed fun to raise funds towards

                       our own studios - glow sticks, write a letter to

                       Santa, glitter tattoos, nail bar, make a tree

                       decoration, games & prizes, lots of dancing! 
 

                       All donations/monies raised will be paid onto our

                      Just Giving fundraising page:

     www.justgiving.com/crowdfunding/cdc-dance-studios

 

Date:            Saturday 1st December 6pm-7:30pm

Location:    Cambridge Road Methodist Church

Halloween 
Fun & Fundraising
Mirfield Autumn Dance Festival

Branch:      Tiddlers, Infants, Adv Infants, Juniors,

                       Adv Juniors, Inters, Seniors, iD-Company classes

                       Little Wigglers 

Details:        Halloween themed fun to raise funds towards

                       our own studios.
 

                       All donations/monies raised will be paid onto our

                      Just Giving fundraising page:

     www.justgiving.com/crowdfunding/cdc-dance-studios

 

Date:            23rd to 29th October 2018: individual class groups   

                       as per dance school diary page

Location:    St Agnes Church Hall

Branch:     Shut Up and Dance...SQUAD! 

 

Details:      Competition where we entered Inters &

                      Seniors troupe dances, duet & trio sections & had

                      our BEST EVER results, winning medals in every

                      section we entered, and beat 777 other dances to

                      win the prestigious "Most Entertaining

                      Performance" award for 'Footloose' 

Date:         November 2018

        

Location:  Smithswood Sports College

                        

 

Zumba Fitness Program Launch
Contemporary &     Street Launch

Branch:       Open to all ages, but aimed at adults

 

Details:        Launch of our new fitness program will follow

                       Miss Dani renewing her Zumba licence


                       Secure one of the limited places here:

                       https://www.cdcdance.co.uk/contact

 

Date:            Wednesday 10th October 2018

 

Location:    St Agnes church hall 

 

Branch:       Primarily Advanced Juniors +

 

Details:       Launch of our full programs to run alongside

                       our recreation contemporary & street classes


                       Secure one of the limited places here:

                       https://www.cdcdance.co.uk/contact

 

Date:            Saturday 30th September 2018

                       5:30-6:30pm - Contemporary

                       6:30-7:30pm - Street

 

Location:    St Agnes church hall 

 

Join us at our next events...

 
Show DVD Premiere

SOLD OUT

NEW Acrobatic Arts 
Program Launch

Branch:       All dancers & family

 

Details:       Red carpet dress to impress event -

                      Premiere  screening of our 20th anniversary 

                      charity showcase DVD           

Date:            Saturday 8th September 2018, 6pm

 

Location:    Hexagon Theatre - MAC

Tickets:       https://www.cdcdance.co.uk/shop

 
Charity Showcase

Branch:       Tiddlers, Infants, Adv Infants, Juniors, Adv

                      Juniors, Intermediates, Seniors, SQUAD! Teams

                      Acrobatic Arts program

 

Details:       20th anniversary show in support of 

                      Birmingham Children's Hospital

 

Date:            Saturday 14th July 2018

 

Location:    The Rep Theatre, Birmingham 

Details:       £1,485 raised for BCH!

 

Branch:      AcroDance Preschoo3-5 year olds

                      Acrobatic Arts 6-10 year olds

 

Details:       Launch of our full program to run alongside

                       our recreation acrobatic classes


                       Secure one of the limited places here:

                       https://www.cdcdance.co.uk/acrobatic-arts

 

Date:            Monday 17th September 2018

                       4-5pm AcroDance Preschool

             5-6pm Acrobatic Arts

 

Location:    St Agnes church hall 

 

Acrobatic Arts Program Launch

Branch:       Primarily Juniors + (open to all who meet the

                       entrance criteria detailed online)

 

Details:       Launch of our full program to run alongside

                       our recreation acrobatic classes


                       Secure one of the limited places here:

                       www.clairesdanceco.com/acrobatic-arts

 

Date:            Saturday 17th March 2018 1:30-3:30pm

 

Location:    St Agnes church hall 

 

AcroPAD Workshop Demo
Sponsored
12 Hour Dance

Branch:       SQUAD! Teams & Invitees from other class groups

 

Details:       Workshop demo to sample AcroPAD products & 

                       inform our purchase decision, with the creator &

                       Director, Daniel Keating

 

Date:            Wednesday 14th February 2018, 4-6pm

Location:    St Agnes church hall  

 

Branch:     Tiddlers, Infants, Adv Infants, Juniors, Adv

                      Juniors, Intermediates, Seniors, SQUAD! 

 

Date:            Sat 3rd February 2018

Details:         Sponsored 12 hours of dance to raise funds

                       towards  the purchase of an Air Track tumbling

                       track to support our Acrobatic Arts classes  

 

Location:   St Agnes Church Hall 

IDTA Midlands Ballet Championships

Branch:       Private Lessons Students

 

Details:       Regional Ballet Championships 

 

Date:            Sunday 4th March 2018

                       - CANCELLED DUE TO SNOW

                      Sunday 8th April 2018 - NEW DATE

 

Location:    Park Hall, Wythall Community Centre,

                      Silver Street, Wythall, Birmingham, B47 6LZ  

 

IDTA Awards Presentations & Show Info Issue

Branch:     Tiddlers, Infants, Adv Infants, Juniors, Adv

                      Juniors, Intermediates, Seniors

 

Date:            In class:

                      Tues 23rd, Weds 24th, Thurs 25th,

                      Sat 27th January 2018

 

Location:   St Agnes Church Hall 

Mirfield Autumn Dance Festival
Rosettes, Medals & Grade Exams
Tap & Freestyle 

Branch:         All class groups Tiddlers to Seniors &

                           Teaching Team

 

Dates:            Weds 6th, Thurs 7th December 2017

Location:        St Agnes Church Hall

 

Britain's Got Talent Auditions

Branch:         SQUAD! Juniors & Inters

 

Details:            Sat 21st October 2017, meeting at 9am

                          

Location:        ICC Birmingham

 

Halloween 
Sponsored Spook

Branch:     Shut Up and Dance...SQUAD! & SQUAD! Juniors

 

Details:      Competition which we will enter Juniors, Inters &

                      Seniors troupe dances

Date:         Sunday 12th November, SQUAD! Inters

                      Sunday 19th November, SQUAD! Juniors

                      Sunday 26th November, SQUAD! Seniors

Location:   Smithswood Sports College 

Branch:      Tiddlers, Infants, Adv Infants, Juniors,

                       Adv Juniors, Inters, Seniors

                       Little Wigglers 

Details:        Halloween themed fun to raise funds towards

                       the purchase of an Air Track tumbling track

                       to support our Acrobatic Arts classes &

                    Little Wigglers props 

 

Date:             October 2017: individual class groups dates               

                       as per dance school diary page during half term

                       & 31st Oct!

Location:    St Agnes Church Hall

End of Term Christmas Parties

Branch:     All Claire's Dance Co class groups

Branch:      Teaching Team

 

Date:            December 2017

 

Location:   St Agnes Church Hall & TBC Venue for Teachers 

                   

Shut Up & Dance ...SQUAD! Auditions
Fundraising Performances & IDTA Awards

Branch:      Tiddlers, Infants, Adv Infants, Juniors,

                       Adv Juniors, Inters, Seniors

                       Little Wigglers 

Details:        Individual class group performances & IDTA 

                       awards presentations

                    Little Wigglers - End of Term Fundraising Fun Week

                       

                       Claire's Dance Co gifted £500 to St Agnes Church

                       towards the cost of improvements to the hall floor!

 

Date:             July 2017

Branch:     Shut Up and Dance...SQUAD!

 

Date:         Wednesday 13th September 2017

                     Auditions were held for existing & by invitation

                     for new members for

                    Junior SQUAD!, Inters SQUAD! Senior SQUAD!

 

Location:   St Agnes church hall

                   

Moseley C of E Primary School 
Summer Fayre
Chance2Dance
Drayton Manor

Branch:     Shut Up and Dance...SQUAD!

 

Details:   https://www.youtube.com/user/Chance2DanceLIVE

                   Access to theme park during the day,

                     6pm performance

 

Date:         Sunday 16th July

 

Location:   Drayton Manor Theme Park

                   

IDTA Rosettes & 
Exams - Ballet
& Freestyle 

Branch:     Claire's Dance Co dancers - SQUAD! Juniors

 

Date:         4:30pm Friday 23rd June 2017

 

Location:   Moseley C of E Primary School, 

                      Oxford Road, Moseley, B13 9EH

Shut Up & Dance ...SQUAD! Auditions

Branch:     Shut Up and Dance...SQUAD!

 

Date:         Wednesday 7th December 

                     Auditions being held for existing & by invitation

                     for new members for

                     (NEW) Junior SQUAD!, Inters SQUAD! Senior SQUAD!

 

Location:   St Agnes church hall

                   

Branch:      Tiddlers, Infants, Adv Infants, Juniors,

                       Adv Juniors, Inters, Seniors

 

Date:             Weds 21st & Thurs 22nd June 2017

 

Location:     St Agnes church hall

St Agnes Church 
Summer Fete

Branch:     Claire's Dance Co dancers - SQUAD!                          

Date:         Saturday 10th June 2017

 

Location:   St Agnes church, Colmore Crescent, Moseley,

                      B13 9SJ

Can You Dance? Convention

Branch:     Shut Up & Dance...SQUAD!

 

Details:      http://www.canyoudancelive.com

 

Date:           9am - 6pm, Sunday 9th April 2017

 

Location:   University of Worcester Arena

                  

 

 

Easter Fun Week

Branch:    All Class Groups - Little Wigglers to Seniors

 

Date:           W/C 3rd April 2017 - Usual Class Times

 

Location:   St Agnes church hall

 

IDTA Exams
Tap & Freestyle 
Shut Up & Dance ...SQUAD! Auditions

Branch:      Tiddlers, Infants, Adv Infants, Juniors

 

Date:             Weds 25th January 2017

 

 

Branch:      Juniors, Adv Juniors, Intermediates, Seniors,

                        Teachers

                       

Date:             Thurs 16th February 2017

 

 

Branch:     Shut Up and Dance...SQUAD!

 

Date:         Wednesday 7th December 

                     Auditions being held for existing & by invitation

                     for new members for

                     (NEW) Junior SQUAD!, Inters SQUAD! Senior SQUAD!

 

Location:   St Agnes church hall

                   

Mirfield Autumn Dance Festival
Halloween 
Sponsored Spook

Branch:     Shut Up and Dance...SQUAD!

 

Date:         Sunday 6th November, 2016, 09:25 arrival

                     Solo & Inter Novice lyrical sections

 

                     Sunday 13th November, 2016, 17:30 arrival

                     Inter cabaret troupe section

 

                     Sunday 20th November, 2016, 17:00 arrival

                     Senior cabaret troupe section

 

                     Sunday 27th November, 2016, 13:30 arrival

                     Senior contemporary solo & senior duet sections

Little Wigglers raised £51.09 for new props.

 

Older dancers raised £269.48 to help fund a replacement mirror!

 

Claire's Dance Co Charity Showcase
End of Term Christmas Parties

Our show was an utter triumph (to quote parents afterwards!)

 

We raised £1,590 for Birmingham Children's Hospital!

 

Date:           Saturday 9th July 2016

 

Location:   The Crescent Theatre, Birmingham 

 

Branch:     All Claire's Dance Co class groups

 

 

Branch:      Teaching Team

 

Date:           Sunday 11th December 6pm

 

Location:   Pizza Express Moseley

                   

Can You Dance? Convention

Branch:     Shut Up and Dance...SQUAD! (Intermediates)

 

Date:         Saturday 22nd October, 2016, 10am

 

Location:   Our dancers flew through the first 2 stages, &

                      managed to get themselves on ITV Central News!!!     

                      Just got the long wait now to hear if we're

                      through to the next stages

IDTA Team Award Exam Sessions

Branch:     Tiddlers, Infants, Adv Infants, Juniors, Adv

                      Juniors, Intermediates, Seniors - Rosettes /

                      Team Awards, entering their show routines

 

Date:           20th July 2016

 

Results:   100% achieved the highest possible

                    grade classification!!!

 

IDTA Awards Presentations & Show Info Issue

Branch:     Tiddlers, Infants, Adv Infants, Juniors, Adv

                      Juniors, Intermediates, Seniors

 

Date:           In class week commencing 23/5/16

 

Location:   St Agnes Church Hall, Moseley 

IDTA Ballet Exam Sessions

Branch:     Tiddlers, Infants, Adv Infants, Juniors, Adv

                      Juniors, Intermediates, Seniors

 

Date:           20th March & 24th April 2016

 

Results:     55% achieved Distinction, 45% achieved Merit

 

Branch:     Shut Up & Dance...SQUAD!

 

Details:      http://www.can-you-dance.co.uk

 

Date:           3rd April 2016

 

Location:   University of Worcester Arena

                      Hylton Road, Worcester, WR2 5JN

 

 

Branch:     Shut Up and Dance...SQUAD! (Intermediates)

 

Date:         Sunday 25th October  2015

 

Location:   ICC Birmingham   

 

Massive WELL DONE to those dancers who performed brilliantly & went through the first stages auditions. Looking forward to the next stages in 2016...                 

Awards Presentation

Branch:     All dancers

 

Date:           6pm Thursday 27th August 2015

 

Location:   Moseley All Services Club,

 

Moseley C of E Primary School 
Summer Fayre

Branch:     Claire's Dance Co dancers - Adv Infants,                                     Juniors, Intermediates, Seniors & SQUAD!

 

Date:         Saturday 4th July 2015

 

Location:   Moseley C of E Primary School, 

                      Oxford Road, Moseley, B13 9EH

St Agnes Church 
Summer Fayre
Dance Expressions 2016

Branch:     Claire's Dance Co dancers - Adv Infants,                                     Juniors, Intermediates, Seniors & SQUAD!

 

Date:         Saturday 20th June 2015 

 

Location:   St Agnes church, Colmore Crescent, Moseley,

                      B13 9SJ

Branch:     Shut Up and Dance...SQUAD!

 

Date:           Sunday 6th March 2016 - SQUAD! troupe dances

                     

                     Miss Hannah took 1st Place in U15 Lyrical /         

                     Contemporary Solo Section & then 1st Runner Up

                     in the Dance Expressions Championship

 

                 SQUAD! placed 4th in the Seniors Cabaret Section

UK Street Dance Challenge
Alton Towers

Branch:     Shut Up and Dance...SQUAD! (competing)

 

Date:         Friday 20th - Sunday 22nd November 2015

 

Location:   Alton Towers                      

 

Huge congratulations to Jazz, who took 5th place in the 14&U solo section!

Branch:           Shut Up & Dance... SQUAD!

 

Venue:               Wrockwardine Wood Arts Academy, Telford

 

Date:               Saturday 25th April 2015

        

Halloween 
Sponsored Spook
Annual Assessments

Branch:    All Moseley dancers from Little Wigglers

                     to Seniors

 

Date:        October Half Term 2015

 

Huge thank you to all those who took part in our fundraiser week - Little Wigglers raised enough funds to purchase red indian headdresses, & our older dancers raised enough to fund a new ballet barre!

IDTA Street Exam Session

Branch:     Adv Infants, Juniors, Intermediates, Seniors

 

Date:           Sunday 19th July 2015

 

Results:     2/3 achieved HONOURS (highest possible grade)

                     1/3 achieved HIGHLY COMMENDED (2nd highest)

 

Branch:     Shut Up and Dance...SQUAD!

 

Date:         Saturday 27th June 2015

 

Location:   The Athena Theatre

                      Queen Street

                      Leicester

                      LE1 1QD

Street Workshops with Dee from
Full Out Dance

Branch:     Claire's Dance Co dancers - Adv Infants,                                         Juniors, Intermediates, Seniors & SQUAD!

 

Date:         Sunday 31st May 2015 

Performances & Awards Presentations

Branch:     Warstock Tiddlers, Moseley Infants, Adv Infants,

                      Juniors & Intermediates

 

Date:           Sunday 1st February 2015

 

Easter Fun Week
Mirfield Autumn Dance Festival

Branch:     Shut Up and Dance...SQUAD!

 

Date:         3:30 Sunday 23rd November 2014

                 3:30 Sunday 30th November 2014

 

Location:   Smiths Wood Sports College

 

                    

Halloween 
Sponsored Spook

Branch:    Warstock Tiddlers - raised £37 for equipment!

                     Moseley dancers - raised £270 for new floor!

 

Date:        October 2014

 

Huge thanks to everyone who took part & helped raise such a fantastic amount of money towards improvements! xx

 

Chance2Dance

Branch:    Shut Up and Dance...SQUAD!

                   Coventry Inters & Seniors

 

Date:        Sunday 12th October 2014

 

Location:  Birmingham Hippodrome

 

Branch:           All Classes & Locations, as assessments

 

Venue:               Queensbridge School

 

Show &            Friday 27th February 2015

Awards;         

Encore Weekend

Branch:    Shut Up and Dance...SQUAD!

                   Coventry & Moseley Juniors, Inters & Seniors

 

Date:        Friday (pm) 7th - Sunday 9th November 2014

 

Location:  Pontins Brean Sands, Burnham on Sea, Somerset

                   encoreweekend.com

NEW POST COVID OPENING HOURS

MON -  10:00am to 10:45am

MON -  4:00pm to 8:00pm

TUES - 4:00pm to 9:00pm

WED  - 4:00pm to 8:30pm

THUR - 9:30am to 10:15am

THUR - 4:00pm to 9:00pm

FRI     - 11:00am to 5:00pm

SAT   -  9:00am to 4:30pm

 

WHERE ARE WE?

NEWS FEED

Post Covid Reopening of Studios!

September 2020

Term starts w/c 7th Sept for all children’s classes & the first week will be on Zoom via the ThinkSmart Customer Portal to test the tech

W/C 14th Sept in-studio kids classes will resume (2 prong approach with some dancers joining on Zoom to allow for social distancing)

W/C 21st Sept adult fitness classes will resume 

Virtually all classes are scheduled for similar time slots to previous, less 15 mins for anti viral cleaning. I’ll circulate the timetable as soon as it’s finalised 

Our Covid-safe practices will be documented on the ThinkSmart Customer Portal

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153 - 155 High St

(above Poundland/Clarks)

Kings Heath

Birmingham

B14 7DG