Dance and Drama Classes

Dance and Drama classes for your Brisbane Kids is a way they can explore their creative side. Children can learn a great deal about themselves whilst exploring the creative arts that include dramatic performances and acting classes. Dance is also a way to learn self expression while also developing gross motor skills and coordination. 

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Tiddlywinks Dance and Playcafe

Tiddlywinks Dance and Playcafe at Nundah offers a variety of dance opportunities for your Brisbane Child. They have a Toddler Dance Program Tuesday to Friday with songs, movement and games. They have school holiday programs with fully instructed dances, games and instrument dancing. Tiddlywinks Dance and Play Cafe offer a range of dance classes, including Hip Hop for ages 3-15 years, Jazz Ballet and Jazz, plus all NEW and unique classes in Little Princess singing and dancing (3-4 yrs), Princess singing and dancing (5-6 yrs) and Classical Ballet in 2015. Tiddlywinks Dance and Playcafe Website


Balance Dance School

Balance Dance School is a Brisbane dance school located in Bulimba offering Brisbane Kids Toddler Creative Dance, Kinder Creative Ballet, Classical Ballet (RAD) and Jazz. The focus of the classes is on the process rather than the product – meaning there is no imposed expectations of achievement giving children a nurturing environment where they can learn to express themselves through creative dance. Come and join in our fun-filled & inclusive classes your child will look forward to each week! Balance Dance School Website

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Brisbane Youth Theatre

For parents looking for quality after school activities, these guys have absolutely nailed kids’ acting classes.  Brisbane Youth Theatre caters for kids aged 5-17, provides a program that fosters development in communication, performance, social and literacy skills.  You’ll be amazed at how quickly your child will grow in confidence and ability with programs directed at specific age groups and integrate school curriculum.  Brisbane Youth Theatre Website


Backbone Youth Arts

Brisbane drama workshops and productions for people aged 9 – 17. This is the place to go for those kids with a flair for the dramatic who really want to seriously head down the road of acting and theatre. They are all about the art, the creativity and expression. Backbone Youth Art Website

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Bayside Physie Club

Bayside Physie Club – Love 2 Dance. Come along for a fun, non-elitist dance class and make life long friends. For girls aged 3-73.


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Sharee Skye Dance Centre

At the Sharee Skye Dance Centre we offer classes in Tap & Jazz (CSTD), Classical Ballet (RAD), Contemporary, Musical Theatre, Singing, Acrobatics and Hip Hop.  Catering for students from just 2 years of age & located in the heart of St Lucia,   S.S.D.C. is where children are given every opportunity to reach their potential and find their passion in the art of dance.


Australian School of Performing Arts, Film & Television

ASPA-FTV takes Acting classes for kids to a whole new level! With real theatre shows at QPAC and Professional Film Sets, ASPA-FTV is Brisbane’s premiere acting school for kids aged 7-17yrs. Whether a student is brand new to acting or a seasoned pro looking to improve their skills, ASPA-FTV can provide a fantastic film or theatre experience! With 9 locations across Brisbane, Gold Coast and Sunshine Coast ASPA-FTV is quickly becoming a popular choice for young actors! ASPA-FTV provides a positive and nurturing environment for children to learn in and has a stella line up of highly qualified and passionate teachers. Book your trial class today!

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Speak Up Studio – Speech & Drama, Musical Theatre or Film-making classes

Speak Up Studio holds weekly group classes in speech and drama, musical theatre, art and craft, and film-making throughout Brisbane. Unlike other drama schools, Speak Up always keep class sizes small to ensure that your child receives individual attention in an engaging and age appropriate class. Group classes take place before or after school, and run for eight weeks during the school term. The classes are held at a number of schools venues in Brisbane, as well as at Speak Up’s Red Hill studio.

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Kinder Move and Groove Dance Class

Toddlers and Pre Schoolers 2-5 years old developing coordination, confidence, listening and social skills through fun dance, games and musical instruments. Classes are held at the Mt Gravatt PCYC, 90 Klumpp Road, Mt Gravatt, on Mondays and Thursdays at 9:15-9:45am for 2-3 year olds, and 10-10:45am for 3-5 year olds. The cost is $8.00 for initial trial class. PCYC membership fee of $20 per child + discounted term fees apply. Ph. (07) 3420 4655.

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Are you looking for an exciting activity to keep the kids entertained and engaged this school holiday period or during term time? Do you want them to have fun with friends and try something new? Or perhaps they’re looking to build their confidence or get serious with some acting training? Well, at NIDA Open there’s a course to suit them!

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Dipadees Dance

The idea behind Dipadees Dance is that movement should be fun and that dance is for everyone, with no examinations, no gradings and no competition. Even the performances are fun and relaxed. These classes embrace all of the fundamentals of dance, including musicality, position, coordination, strength, stamina and discipline, but are designed to be low-pressure for little dancers. Suitable for all ages between 3 years and 16 years, the Dipadee Dance styles include ballet, tap, contemporary, jazz and funk. It’s another great way to get kids moving and having fun!


Physie classes in Brisbane

Brisbane City Physical Culture Club (Physie)

Do you want to get your girls into a dance sport you too can be a part of? Why not try Physie classes in Brisbane? Physical Culture is a sport which has been operating for over 120 years which offers girls and ladies of all ages the opportunity to learn ballet, jazz, contemporary, hip hop and lyrical dancing all in one class, as well as giving them the opportunity to perform and compete. Brisbane City Physical Culture Club offers affordable inner Brisbane classes across two locations; with classes starting at only $7 there is no reason not to give Physie a try!

KATZ Acting School

KATZ Acting School

KATZ Acting School specialises in teaching children aged 6 to 16. Lessons are designed to explore and express their creativity via games, sketches and improvisation. Located in Brisbane’s northern suburbs.

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Queensland Cheer Elite

Forget what you have seen in TV. It’s not high kicks, it’s not pom poms, it’s the exhilarating and exciting world of American-style cheerleading! Cheer combines everything that girls love: dance, performance, glitz and music, with an athletic twist that can’t be matched with mainstream sports. All body shapes and sizes are embraced, every child has a role to play, and a chance to shine! Find out more at 


YPAQ  runs weekly classes and holiday theatre workshops for young people. musical High School Musical. For more information contact YPAQ on 0451 161 135 or go to


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