News and events at Bodywork2018-12-13T07:26:09+00:00

NEWS & EVENTS

Bodywork Company Dance Studios – Festive Holiday Dates

The studios will be closed from Friday 21st December until Thursday 3rd January 2019.

Merry Christmas & a Happy New Year to you ALL

Bodywork Company Theatre School children’s classes closing dates:

The last day of classes will be Saturday the 15th December 2018.

We wish you all a Merry Christmas and see you in the New Year!

Classes will resume on Monday 7th January 2019.

(Ballet Exams ONLY will be on Monday 17th December)

Applications for the Academic Year 2019

  • Three-year Level 6 Diploma in Professional Dance and Musical Theatre, validate by Trinity College London.
  • One-year Foundation Course, validated by Trinity College, London
  • BTEC Level 3 Foundation Diploma in Performing Arts

All places are offered by audition, to apply for an audition date, please complete the application form and send it to our college address.

Once we have received your completed application form, photos requested and the audition fee of £45.00 (cheques payable to ‘Bodywork Company’) – we will contact you with an audition date. The audition process will begin in December 2018.

Closing date for applications is March 29th 2019. Exact dates to be confirmed.

Bodywork Company CHRISTMAS SHOWCASE 2018 – Friday 7th December at West Road Concert Hall

All our full-time students will be performing in their end of year Christmas Show on Friday 7th December 7pm start at West Road Concert Hall, West Road, Cambridge, CB3 9DP Read more

Tickets are on sale through the website Eventbrite

The performance will start at 7:00pm approximate duration 2 hours 30 minutes.

OPEN DAY for current students families & friends – Thursday 6th December at Bodywork Company Dance Studios:

We would like to invite you to attend our Open Day which will run from 10:00am – 4:00pm. This is an opportunity for you and other family members to come and observe your child’s classes, speak to members of staff and generally have a catch up. All the classes will be open and you may watch any classes you wish. There will be plenty of teachers at hand to chat to.

Our 3rd year Students will be offering refreshments, a cake sale and a raffle to raise money for their Graduation Ceremony & Celebrations in 2019. They would welcome any items you wish to donate towards the cake sale & raffle, please bring them to reception in the morning. Tickets for the raffle will be on sale during the Open Day.

There may also be a Fund Raising Dance Class for adults to join, so bring your leg warmers, we will keep you posted!!!

Bodywork Company Christmas CAROL CONCERT Thursday December 6th at St. Pauls Church, St. Paul’s Road (2 Minute walk from studios)

This year’s Carol Concert will be held at St. Paul’s Church at 6:00pm (after the Open Day) those students involved will be informed after half term.

We would really love you to come and join us in this magical annual event to get into the spirit of Christmas! We will be serving Mulled Wine and Mince pies afterwards.

FREE Boys Audition – February 5th 2019

Bodywork Company are offering a free audition to candidates aged 15yrs – 21yrs – please email admin@bodyworkds.co.uk to secure your free place.

The audition will be held at our Cambridge college, the day will run from 9.15am – 5.00pm, hurry as these places are limited. For more information please contact us.

‘Professional Industry Workshop Day’
Commercial, Musical Theatre & Jazz, 10am -3.15pm

Date – Tuesday 19th February
Ages – 15yr- 19yrs
Cost – £45.00

This professional level ‘Industry Workshop Day’ held at Bodywork Company Dance Studios in Cambridge is aimed at students wishing to pursue a career or full-time training in performing arts. We will be inviting top choreographers offering 3 x 90 minutes workshops throughout the day in Jazz, Commercial & Musical Theatre. This one-day course in NOT suitable for beginners, previous training is required to gain the best experience. Spaces will be limited so early booking is advised.

Booking info available on request from admin@bodyworkds.co.uk or call the college on 01223 314461

February Half Term 2019 – Bodywork Company Kids Dance Workshops – Individual one day Workshops in For kids aged 6-17yrs, Street Dance & Musical Theatre – Cost £30.00 per day 10am-3.15pm

Wednesday 20th February – Street Dance
Thursday 21st February – Musical Theatre

There will be 3 groups –

– Juniors – 6 – 10yrs
– Senior 1 – 11 – 13yrs
– Senior 2 – 14 – 17yrs

For more information on how to sign up email admin@bodyworkds.co.uk or call 01223 314461

Theatre School Ballet Exam Results – February 2018

Congratulations to Bodywork Company Theatre School Ballet students who recently entered into Royal Academy of Dance (RAD) Ballet exams.

From Pre- Primary all the way through to Intermediate.

The results are excellent showing 100% pass rate with 57% of students getting Distinction and 43% receiving high Merit marks.

4 out of 6 of our Intermediate vocational Ballet students received Distinction which is extremely good as statistically only 23% of UK in 2017 in this grade received distinction last year.

Congratulations to all our students and our Ballet teachers Rachel Dawson and Louise Howarth.

Grease The Musical – Congratulations to all the students and staff involved in the Bodywork Company production of Grease The Musical. This was a SELL OUT show and a great success.

“Saw Grease at the Mumford Theatre last night. A great show particularly wanted to commend the actor/dancer who played Eugene – he was awesome and for me stole the show!”

Helen Young

“Myself and Granddaughter (aged 11) have just spent a brilliant evening at The Mumford Theatre watching ‘Grease’ Just wanted to congratulate you all.”

Barbara & Ashley Wicks