House Beginners

29 Sep 2021 to 10 Nov 2021

Wednesday

17:30

60 minutes

THIS CLASS HAS LIMITED CAPACITY AND TICKETS CAN ONLY BE BOOKED IN ADVANCE ONLINE. Please read DanceXchange’s Covid-19 safety procedures to ensure you can return to the studio with us safely. You should only attend if you can present evidence of a negative Lateral Flow Test taken no more than 24 hours prior to your arrival.


Open to all levels this class focuses on foundational House Dance Techniques, variations, choreography and freestyle development. Come and learn something new while having fun in a supportive welcoming environment. 

Max 20 participants.

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Studio Class FAQs

Our staff members will be there to guide you and answer any questions you may have.

Step 1: Ensure you arrive with evidence (text or email) of a NEGATIVE rapid lateral flow test result. Without this, you will be unable to enter the building so please remember to do this the day of your class. You can order free test kits here: www.gov.uk/order-coronavirus-rapid-lateral-flow-tests

Step 2: Wearing your mask, you will enter the building using the main staircase/lift to access Level 5.

Step 3: Check in at reception and sanitise your hands before entering the studio where you can remove your mask if you would like to. Please remember our changing/shower facilities are not open at this time so do come to class changed and ready to go!

Step 4: At the end of your class, you will be able to head out through the main staircase/lift.

Please ensure you are on time, if you are more than 15 minutes late to class you won’t be able to access the studio.

When you buy online you will need to set up your account via our booking system. To book classes online please click here or click the shopping cart icon in the header of the website to access the account registration process and follow the simple set-up instructions.

Once purchased, tickets cannot be exchanged or refunded unless the class/event is cancelled. All tickets will be offered subject to availability at the time of booking. Please give us a call us on 0121 667 6730 to discuss further.
Anything comfortable that lets you move freely. You can wear tracksuit bottoms, leggings & t-shirts for most classes. Please wear light-soled trainers or dance shoes (if you have them), Contemporary and yoga classes are bare feet.

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No, these are currently closed until further notice.
We don’t have lockers so please take all your valuable possessions with you into the studio from the changing rooms.
Yes, please bring your refillable water bottle with you. You can take bottles with you into the studios.
You won’t be allowed to join a class if you’re more than 10 minutes late. This is because you’ll have missed the warm-up, which increases your chance of injury.
We aim to make our classes accessible to everyone regardless of disability. Please call us on 0121 667 6730 to discuss any support you might need.

Key Information

Duration
60 minutes
Costs
Full Price: £7.00, Concession: £6.00
Suitable For
Location

Studio 3

This event takes place at DanceXchange, Thorp Street, Birmingham B5 4TB on Level 5. Please ensure you arrive on time for your class having purchased a ticket online and with evidence of a negative lateral flow test no more than 24 hours prior to your arrival.

Tutor

Charley Perks

House, Kids Hip Hop & Street dance Teens Tutor (she/her)

Charley Perks started dancing from the age of 14 and has been part of numerous dance companies. Charley was the Dance Captain of ZooNation Youth Company Birmingham from 2018/2020. Charley has a First-Class Degree in Dance and has a background of Street Dance Styles and Commercial Dance.

She has judged competitions, taught at dance companies, and schools. Charley trains regularly in London to continue her professional development as an artist. She has performed at fashion shows, theatre shows, events such as the worlds biggest Primark launch.

Some of her Professional Credits include Breakin Convention 2017, Dr King: The Aftermath Production Tour covered by the BBC, curtain raisers for ZooNation’s Some Like It Hip Hop, BBC Young Dancer, and West Side Story. Charley’s official Music Video credits include KIOKO (UB40), Indigo Marshall, TT X RAPH, Mr Macee. As well as international Punjabi artists including Tasha Tah, NASH, and Eve-Yasmine. Charley strives to inspire the younger generation and aims to set up her own dance company in the future.

Charley Perks Headshot
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