Ballet Classes


Why learn ballet?

This is the most important discipline for anyone who wants to dance. Ballet helps to develop strength, posture, co-ordination and grace. Ballet has a technique which is the foundation of all dance.

Our ballet classes

Fords Dance Centre offer a range of ballet classes suited to dancers of all ages and abilities. Check out our timetable below to see what lessons we are currently offering. If you can’t see a class which is suitable for you, or you are not sure and would like more information, please contact us and we will be happy to advise.

Ballet Timetable

Class Day Time
Minnie Movers age 2-4 Monday 3.30
Ballet and Freestyle Pre-syllabus age 5-6 Monday 4.00
Ballet and Freestyle Pre-primary age 6-7 Monday 4.45
Ballet and Freestyle Primary age 7-9 Monday 6.00
Grade 5 Ballet Monday 6.45
Pointe Monday 7.30
Senior Freestyle Ballet age 12-16+ Monday 8.00
Adult Ballet Monday 8.45
GradeĀ 1 Ballet age 8-11 Saturday 9.30
Primary Ballet age 7-9 Saturday 9.30
Minnie Movers age 2-4 Saturday 10.30
Frestyle age 7-11 Saturday 10.30
Senior Contemporary age 10+ Saturday 11.00
Pre Primary Ballet age 7-11 Saturday 11.15
Ballet Grade 3 age 10+ Saturday 11.45
Junior Contemporary age 7-9 Saturday 11.45
Freestyle age 10+ Saturday 12.45
Ballet & Tap & Disco age 4-6 Saturday 1.30
Pre Primary Ballet age 7-11 Saturday 1.30

Our ballet teachers

Our professional ballet instructors are highly qualified and have a wealth of experience of teaching at all levels. All staff are fully DBS checked and insured.

Our dance centre

Our fully equipped dance centre boasts 2 beautiful dance studios. The centre is ideally located for those within Newcastle-under-Lyme and Stoke on Trent. We are situated in Garden Street, a stone’s throw from Newcastle bus station, with free on-street parking available in the evenings.


Find out more…

Email: Tel: 01782 616036

Mobile 07789 154432
Visit our studios:
Garden Street, Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire ST5 1BW