A: Fife Academy of Performing Arts, The Studio, Pilmuir Street, Dunfermline, KY12 7AJ
T: 07739 116 667 E: reception@fapa.org.uk

Exiting new classes

FAPA has some exciting new classes starting alongside our existing classes from the beginning of September. Below is a brief description of each class as well as the taster sessions.

Please contact reception@fapa.org.uk to book a free taster.

We have the following Taster classes at the Studio:

**Saturday 1st September **

Tippy Toes dance – 11.00 – 12.00 – Age 2.5 – 5.

Above class is for Boys and Girls.

Musical Theatre
Students of Musical Theatre at FAPA will take part in Drama, Dance and Singing all rolled into one fantastic evening. Classes include warm ups, games, dance styles, dance technique, singing and acting for musical theatre working towards performing in 2 shows every year !
We are very proud of all our students who train with us and we encourage hard work and determination.
Our classes will build confidence, develop skills, encourage new friendships and most of all have great fun !

Ballet
Our Ballet classes are set to music using precise and highly formalised set steps , exercises and gestures .
We teach Ballet as it gives us the best grounding for every other dance style . It gives us a strong core, good posture, turnout and musicality !
Ballet is magical, exciting and also fun !

Tap
Our Tap class is a fun free class learning set steps, rhythms, routines and being allowed to make as much as noise as you like while doing so !

MetaFit:
MetaFit is a 30 minute HIIT (High Intensity Interval Training) workout. Formed by a former Royal Marine Commando and an international gymnast in 2010, Metafit is the original group X HIIT workout. 30 minute, non-choreographed, bodyweight only workouts that set the metabolism on fire. With each exercise having a range of versions, MetaFit is perfect for everybody! If you want to start getting your fitness up to scratch or if you want to maintain and improve your current fitness level!
No joining fee, no membership fee and only 30 minutes long!

Commercial Heels:
Dancing in heels has taken the world by storm, dancers and non-dancers alike have fallen in love with the sass and fierceness of the style. This class will unlock your inner Beyoncé, and teach you how to dance and strut like you never knew you could! Open to all (aged 15+), this class has a very supportive and encouraging environment, yet will push you to learn new and exciting styles.

Physical Theatre:
Physical theatre is used to describe any type of performance that tells a story through primarily and secondarily physical movement and performance. A combination of dance and theatre, physical theatre will teach you how to portray emotion through movement.

All Boys Commercial:
A dance class that covers a wide range of commercial styles – from street, to urban, and many more – for boys aged 8+.

Tumble & Tricks:
A class that combines acro and dance, you will learn a range of things from street dance tricks to flies and tumbles. This class is the perfect prep for the partner & lifts class, however not compulsory, and will give you great skills for future auditions and jobs in the dance and performance world.

Partners & Lifts:
This class will focus on choreography that centres on partner work, including-weight bearing and weight-sharing lifts. In this class you will learn how to safely lift and be lifted. This class is open to everybody 10+, with or without dance experience.

Commercial:
When people talk about commercial dance it encompasses a wide range of styles. It refers to dancing done in concerts, live shows, music videos, movies, etc. The styles that are seen in the commercial category include; hip hop, jazz, locking, popping, street and many more. Generally speaking, commercial dance is for feel good entertainment. Commercial dance classes is a great skill for hopeful dancing professionals!

Workshop Class:
This class will cover a range of styles, with different choreography every week to help dancers learn to pick up choreography quickly along with preparing them for possible future auditions. A fun and supportive class environment for dancers that wish to pursue performance as a career, as well as those who just love to dance!

Hip hop
In these classes we get our groove on and learn the fundamentals that have evolved as part of hip-hop culture. It includes a wide range of styles primarily breaking, locking, popping and waacking.

Lyrical
lyrical dance is a fusion of jazz and ballet styles and techniques to create a fluent and graceful dance containing lots of emotion and maturity within a dancer.

Tippy toes dance (ballet)
An energetic and fun imaginative class containing games and sequences to help develop a young dancers inner ballet skills from early on.

groovy tots (hip hop)
Combines high-octane hip hop dance routines with lively music, absorbing stories and playful props for the complete pre-school activity.