Weston School

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

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Autumn term ends Saturday 2nd December

We are looking forward to welcoming everyone back to classes in January.

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Junior Classes

Junior Classes

The School holds classes in many venues in Chelmsford and surrounding area, including Great Dunmow. We have collected together all those suitable for the younger student in one table for your information.

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Claim Your Introductory Bonuses

Available at all levels and classes

I want to claim my free introductory class and my first term at half price (half-price offer does not apply to Pay-As-You-Go classes)

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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, contemporary dance, musical theatre and commercial 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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We strongly advise that uniform is not purchased until it is confirmed that the student has settled.

We are pleased to provide an online ordering service, with items sent to the students’ classes.

Children entering the School in the Ballet with your Bear Class only need to wear something easy to move in.

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Essex Children's University

children's university

We are delighted to be a Learning Partner of the Children's University (CU). CU is an extra-curricular learning programme which takes place outside of the school day. It encourages children aged 5 to 14 to try learning experiences, develop new interests and acquire new skills. For further information visit



Prizegiving was held in Chelmsford on Sunday 4th September 2022.

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Exam Results

Exams are held three times a year (twice when we have a School show).

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Temporary Class Changes

Temporary class changes occur from time to time and are notated in this section.

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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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Useful Links

We list a number of links which we hope you might find useful.

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