Weston School

of Dance and Performing Arts is one of the foremost dance and musical theatre training establishments in EssexLearn more

Strictly Weston!

Almost fifty students of the Weston School of Dance & Performing Arts took part in An Evening with the Stars of Strictly Come Dancing.

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Show Costumes

View the costumes that will be provided for the forthcoming show (current students/families only).

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Tapathon 2014

28 of our students and friends joined thousands of others across the UK in an attempt on a new world record whilst also raising money for BBC Children In Need

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The School aims to cater for everyone. Children are accepted from the age of three years, and we provide classes for all ages, including adults. Children can train in ballet, modern theatre dance, tap and (when they are a little older) jazz, musical theatre and street dance.

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The School holds classes in many venues in Chelmsford, as well as Great Dunmow, throughout the week. Full details are available including maps showing the location of the venues.

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Check the current week, or any day you wish, for classes, office-opening etc

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Temporary Class Changes

At various times during a term it may be necessary to make temporary changes to classes, whether due to availability of halls, staff or problems as a result of weather.

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We strongly advise that uniform is not purchased until it is confirmed that the student has settled.

Children entering the School in the Under 5's Class only need to wear something easy to move in.

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In addition to regular classes, students are given a number of other opportunities to dance, should they wish to do more. Nothing is compulsory although we do hope that children, with suitable encouragement from their teachers and parents, might like to fully explore all avenues.

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We are very proud of the success achieved each year by both students and teachers.  Not only do many students achieve excellent results in the many exam sessions but many achieve success elsewhere.

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West End Workshop

west end workshop

Join us to dance, sing, act and perform your way through a summer full of Musical Theatre Magic!

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Summer Schools

The Cecchetti Society organises a number of residential Summer Schools each year which are a wonderful experience and great fun!

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