Drama Clubs and Classes in Exeter
Green Banana Drama Workshops
Run by Marie Kelsall, trained drama teacher and working actor (you may recognise her from Quirk Productions at the Phoenix). Students will explore plays, theatre practitioners and styles to encourage students to form their own theatre voice. Exeter classes at the Barnfield Theatre, plus Topsham, Clyst St Mary and Honiton. Classes for 5 – 16 year olds.
Victoria runs the Exeter, Crediton, Exmouth and Dawlish region of this national franchise. Classes from 6months up to 7 years plus holiday specials. Pretend, play drama games, sing songs, dance, role-play.
01392 247 449
The Drama School
Based in Heavitree, for children aged between five and nineteen with courses suitable for adults. Examination Boards: LAMDA and Vanguard and Arts Award. Plus audition preparation and holiday classes such as play in a week.
01626 821 425
Stagecoach Theatre Arts
Based at Maynard School, classes for ages 4-18 in drama, dance and singing. Weekly classes plus holiday workshops. Three hours a week costs £330 per term.
0800 389 3712
Pauline Quirk Academy
Based at Exeter College, for age 4 – 18 years. Classes on Saturdays plus master classes and more.
Music Classes and Clubs in Exeter
Sing and Sign
Sing and Sign is the fun way to learn baby signing! We have 3 stages:
Sing and Sign Babes for pre 6 months babies
Sing and Sign Stage 1 for 6 -14 month babies
Sing and Sign Stage 2 for 14+ months toddlers
Babes is a lovely introduction to baby signing. We discover the importance of gesture, eye contact, shared looking and much more, all through music and props!
Stage 1 includes over 150 signs. Parents learn signs as we entertain the babies with music, props, instruments and lots of singing! Early signs help reduce frustration for you and your child as you learn to communicate with each other through gesture.
Stage 2 helps develop confidence in young toddlers through music and play. Their vocabulary is widened through further signs, introducing colours and numbers and even the phonics alphabet. We sing, sign, play and even dance its great fun.
Monday – Sidmouth, Tuesday and Wednesday – Exeter, Wednesday – Broadclyst, Thursday and Friday – Honiton.
Firm favourite in St Thomas with parents travelling from all over the City. Baby and toddler music groups and adult singing groups that babies enjoy too. Music for everyone in a relaxed and friendly home setting with refreshments.
Poco Drom is a fellow who likes to sing songs about all things wild and wonderful – crazy music for all the family and much loved by all who hear him. Sessions in lots of locations around Exeter, see site for details.
Progressive and educational four stage curricula are designed to nurture a lifetime of music: from rock ‘n’ roll to ding-dong, for 3 months up to 4 years. Classes over Exeter, Exmouth and Exminster.
Music with Mummy/Jolly Babies
For age birth to 3 plus years. Classes are small and include a mix of familiar and new songs. Kerry is an experienced Primary teacher and has been running classes since 2004.
Baby and toddler music and movement sessions taking place at Sidwell Street Methodist Church on Mondays at 9.45am.
020 8932 2652
Classes over the whole of Exeter where you and your baby will experience different sensory activities designed to support your baby’s sensory development every week.
Toddler and early years music session (from 1 to 4 years) in St Leonards. Leah Stonex is a qualified Primary School teacher specialising in music.
Dance Classes in Exeter
Based at DanceSci just off the High Street, for boys and girls from 18 months to 6 years. Offers four key stages of ballet and tap classes.
The place to have fun, learn to dance, and keep fit.
Award winning DanSci Dance Studio’s classes are for all ages to enjoy. Our empowering dance classes in Exeter bring the magic of dance to you whether you are just toddling or enjoying years of grooving
We believe the spectacular city of Exeter deserves a venue solely for dance participation and are proud to be the city’s first nationally registered Fit to Dance Space. We offer a specialist, safe environment which nurturers local talent and provides opportunities for everyone to come and have a go. So why not check out our timetable of classes or hire our professional facilities? We can’t wait to welcome you to our family. www.dansci.co.uk
Joanna Mardon Ballet
Ballet classes for boys & girls aged 3 years at Clyst Heath Primary School. We follow the Royal academy of Dance syllabus which gives a structured progressive training at all levels. Alongside the formal syllabus we incorporate free, creative elements to the classes appropriate to the age and level of the children.
Exeter Academy of Dance
Provides a variety of different classes for all different age groups, from the classic ballet to the modern street dance in various locations including St Thomas, St Leonards, Alphington and Exminister.
Breakdance classes for aged 4 and up. Classes at The Phoenix and after school clubs around Exeter.
Matt: 07716 002309
Yoga and Movement Classes for Children in Exeter
Movers and Crawlers Yoga
Alice Chapman hosts yoga for mums with small children from crawling to around 2yrs. Gentle stretching and movment to ease out aches and pains leading to deep relaxation, tied together with songs, movement and fun for the little ones.
At Derek The Dog
Creative Movement Classes for Children
Discover the joy of movement and creativity with your child. You will find yourselves moving in all kinds of wonderful ways and using your imagination to take you on exciting journeys of movement. Classes at The Phoenix.
Sports Classes Clubs in Exeter
For boys and girls aged 3-7. Sessions develop fundamental movements and allows young children to enhance their footballing ability, balance, coordination and social interaction skills.
Saturdays, 10-11am at St James School, EX4 8NN or Cranbrook Education Campus, EX5 3EE. Turn up and play.
Saturday classes at Magdalen Court School, for age 2 – 7 years. Structured play sessions take children on a journey of sporting imagination with engaging and energetic coaches supporting them every step of the way whilst teaching how to catch, pass, kick, run with the ball and play as part of a team.
0345 313 0411
For boys and girls age 3-6 with Exeter FC. Tiny Tots sessions develop fundamental movements and allows young children to enhance their footballing ability, balance, coordination and social interaction skills. At St James School, just turn up Saturdays at 10 – 11am (Astro, £5)
Netball club for boys and girls from age 3 to High Fives. At WestExe Senior School on Monday evening.
Exeter Gymnastics Club
From BabyGym for 8 weeks and up through to full adult competitive level. Purpose built gym room for children’s actives including the much loved floor trampoline. Sessions Monday – Saturday. Near Bull Meadow Park.
Jump & Jiggle
At Clifton Hill Sports Centre and Riverside in St Thomas – fun, active, physical class for preschool children & their parents. From the age of 18 months children can attend structured classes encouraging them to develop their balancing, co-ordination, jumping & rolling skills.
01392 253 353