Clare Drew (Miss Clare) FIDTA, Principal


Laura Martin (Miss Laura) AIDTA, Lead infants & juniors teacher


Emmie Drew (Miss Emmie) assistant student teacher in Musical Theatre


Rino Hanagan (Mr H) Pre-Associate teacher in senior Street


Hannah-Joy Brown (Miss Hannah) AIDTA, specialist in Modern Jazz, Contemporary and Urban.


Tanya Collins (Miss Tanya) AISTD, AIDTA, Registered member of the RAD, head of Ballet, Tap and Acrobatic Arts certified


Mollie Faulkner (Miss Mollie) Pre-Associate teacher in adult Street


Rebecca Castle (Miss Becky) assistant student teacher in Musical Theatre



Have a look at what we have to offer and why not join us – all first classes are a free trial, so what have you got to lose?

Contact us today to check for availability and to secure a trial place.

Classes and Term Dates at Rhythm Express School of Dance

Term 5 – Tuesday 23rd April to Saturday 25th May 2019 inc (please see below for individual classes.

If there are any changes to classes this is shown by a single *) Classes at the The Centre, Alpha Road, Birchington


Musical Theatre (song, dance & drama) 5.00-6.00pm Years 3-6 £4 (*no class on Bank holiday)
6.00-7.00pmAge 11 and above £4 (*no class on Bank holiday)
Clubbercise – age 16 years and over – 7.15-8.05pm
£5.00 per class or 10 classes for £35 (every Monday)


Class Skillicious (commercial street/freestyle, show and exam class) – 4.30-5.30pm age 11 and over £4
Jazz Class Too – 5.30-6.30pm age 9 and over (depending on experience and ability) £4
Contemporary Class Too – 6.30-7.30pm age 9 and over (depending on experience and ability) £4
Adult tap class – age 16 years and over – 7.30-8.15pm £3.50

Fridays (*no class on 10th May)

Events & Performance Troupe – open age group by audition only – 4.45-6.00pm £6
Intermediate Urban Class 6.00-7.00pm age 9 and over £4
Quad Competitive Crew – open age group by audition only – 7.00-8.00pm £5.50

Saturdays (*no class on 11th May)

Pre-Primary Ballet 9:00-9:30am age 3-5 approx, £3 Primary Ballet 9:30-10:00am age 5-7 approx, £3
Primary Tap 10:00-10:30am 5-7 approx, £3 Grade One Ballet 10:30-11:00am age 7-9 approx, £3
Grade One Tap 11:00-11:30am age 7-9 approx, £3
Grade Two Ballet 11.30-12.00pm age 9-11 approx, £3
Grade Two Tap 12.00-12.30pm age 9-11 approx, £3
Grade Four Ballet 12.30-1.15pm age 13-15 approx, £3.50
Grade Four Tap 1.15-2.00pm age 13-15 approx, £3.50
Grade Three Ballet 2.30-3.15pm age 12-13 approx, £3.50
Grade Three Tap 3.15-4.00pm age 12-13 approx, £3.50
Jazz Class Won 12.30-1.15pm Year 3 and above (depending on experience and ability) £3.50
Contemporary Class Won 1.15-2.00pm age 9 and over (depending on experience and ability) £3.50
Jazz Class Won+ 2.00-2.45pm age 9 and over £3.50

Classes held at Birchington Primary after school
(**commercial street/freestyle, show and medal test classes)


**Early Years & Year 1 h- 3.30-4.30pm £4 (*no class on Bank holiday)


Mini Musical Theatre (song, dance & drama) – Early Years, Year 1&2 – 3.30-4.15pm £3.50


**Years 2&3 – 3.30-4.30pm £4 NEW CLASSES Acrobatic Arts (Acro, an alternative to gymnastics) Years 2-6 – 4.30-5.15pm £3.50 Year 7 and above 5.15-6.00pm £3.50


**Years 4, 5&6 – 3.30-4.30pm £4 (*no class on 10th May)


Rhythm Express School of Dance Diary

More details to follow but please put these important dates in your diaries.

Please note that emails/letters/texts will be sent out separately to all pupils involved competitions during 2019/20 and are not included in this diary.

There may also be further workshop/performance dates added throughout the year

8th-9th June 2019

Rhythm Express School of Dance Annual Show – All classes except Urban and Acro

29th June 2019

Birchington Primary School Summer fair – more details to follow

20th July

2019 Freestyle/Street exams – to be confirmed

Any queries or to let us know that you cannot attend a particular performance or event please text Miss Clare on 07931104371 as soon as possible.

If any of your contact details have changed please let us know as soon as possible so we can update our records.

Rhythm Express School of Dance
Mrs Clare Drew – Principal

The Village Centre, Birchington, Alpha Road, Birchington, Kent CT7 9EG

M: 07931 104 371

Please note: All contact details are the same for classes at the Birchington C E Primary School Park Lane, Birchington Kent CT7 0AS

Welfare Officer
M: 07541 318 671

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