Our Classes

All our classes are now back in our studios at the Anatomy Rooms and Schoolhill. Below you can find out about each class and where and when they are held.

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The new term will begin on Monday 16th August and the timetable is available now. You can book your place for any class by clicking the 'book now' button under each class description below. 

**ALL CLASSES MUST BE BOOKED AND PAID IN ADVANCE**

STUDIO CLASS TIMETABLE IS AVAILABLE TO VIEW BELOW.

Please keep checking our website and social media for further information on classes and what’s happening at Citymoves Dance Agency SCIO.

Guidelines for accessing the Anatomy Rooms Studio Classes in accordance with

Safe Practice for Covid 19 and Social Distancing can be viewed here.

Citymoves Dance Agency SCIO believes in providing dance for all ages and abilities.


Our open classes provide a number of different options from workshops, to drop-in,
to advanced book, to classes specifically tailored for an individuals needs.
We believe in providing a safe space for all those that wish to explore dance and movement. 

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Class Styles

Citymoves Dance Agency SCIO offers a number dance styles and various techniques. We have classes that cover all ages and levels. From dance fitness to those that focus on well-being to absolute beginning to professional.  

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Scroll further down for class descriptions and booking.

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Click a day of the week below for class descriptions and information.

Citymoves Dance Agency SCIO books classes through the Mind/Body software. If you would like to download the app please follow the button below. 

 

Monday

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Dance Fitness

Monday  |  with Gillian McKechnie

An upbeat class designed to get you moving on a Monday morning. A great mix of music, with easy-to-follow moves for an invigorating class that is friendly and fun.

Location & Time

Anatomy Rooms Studio
10:00 - 11:00

Adult  |  Open Level 

Cost: £7.50/

£6 concession

Bring It Boys (Age 8-16)

Monday  |  with Amy Park

A performance group run by director Amy Park. A class aimed for boys, ages 8-16, focusing on a variety of different dance styles across the term. The group work towards creating pieces for performance and do so regularly.

Location & Time

Anatomy Rooms Studio
18:30 - 19:30

Youth |  Open Level 

Cost: Please enquire

(block booking)

Ballet

Monday  |  with Charlotte Summers

This ballet class is suitable for all levels. Starting by warming up at the barre working through exercises based on classical ballet technique. We then move to centre floor exercises which will enhance coordination, strength, balance and flexibility.

Location & Time

Anatomy Rooms Studio

11:15 - 12:15

Adult  |  Open Level 

Cost £7.50/

£6 concession

Fusion (Age 13-18)

Monday  |  with Gillian McKechnie

A pre-professional performance company run by director Gillian McKecknie, Fusion Youth Dance Company is Citymoves Dance Agency's youth dance company, for aspiring talented young dancers, performing locally and nationally. This group meets once a week to rehearse and welcomes students from any school to join. Ages 13-18.

Location & Time

Anatomy Rooms Studio
16:30 - 18:00

Youth |  Open Level 

Cost: Please enquire

(block booking)

Tuesday

 

Dance Fitness

Tuesday  |  with Kirsty Tewnion

This Tuesday morning Dance Fitness class is an upbeat and enjoyable class. Offering a mixed range of music and dance styles for a great all-round workout to keep you fit.

Location & Time

Anatomy Rooms Studio
10:00 - 11:00

Adult  |  Open Level 

Cost: £7.50/

£6 concession

Dance for Parkinson's
on Zoom

Tuesday  |  with Eowyn Emerald/Amy Park

This class is designed especially for those with Parkinson’s disease and their families and carers. The 1-hour session is followed by tea/coffee, biscuits and a chat.

Location & Time

Online via Zoom
14:00 - 16:00

Adult  |  Open Level 

Cost: £5/

£4 concession

Tap

Tuesday  |  with Chloe Garden

This adult tap class is suitable for beginners and improvers, teaching the basic technique, steps and rhythms of tap to modern and classical music. Our tap classes are relaxed, fun and friendly.

Location & Time

Anatomy Rooms Studio
11:15 - 12:15

Adult  |  Open Level 

Cost: £7.50/

£6 concession

Tai Chi 

Tuesday  |  with Matthew Knight

Tai chi (Taijiquan) is meditation in motion, a type of low-impact, weight-bearing, and aerobic exercise with the purpose of enhancing physical and mental health. This class focuses on slow, gentle movements, deep breathing and meditation.

Location & Time

Anatomy Rooms Studio
12:30 - 13:30

Adult  |  Open Level 

Cost: £7.50/

£6 concession

Strive (Age 8-16)

Tuesday  |  with MC

Strive is back! After a successful 3 year Project which was funded by Cashback for Creativity and Big Lottery Fund, Citymoves are delighted to continue the Strive legacy with our new class additions to the timetable.

 

Classes will have a funky and creative approach and will work towards fun routines. 
 

Further outreach classes will also be available in various local areas. Please see Education and Outreach section on our website for details. 

Location & Time

Anatomy Rooms Studio
16:45 - 17:45

Youth | Open Level 

Cost: £1

Ballet (Beginner)

Tuesday  |  with Wai Lum Sung

This class is an introduction to ballet.
 
Starting by warming up at the barre working through exercises based on classical ballet technique. We then move to centre floor exercises which will enhance coordination, strength, balance and flexibility.
 
You will learn the absolute basics of classical ballet technique: gently building vocabulary, knowledge and confidence.

Location & Time

Anatomy Rooms Studio
18:00 - 19:00

Adult  | Open Level 

Cost: £7.50/

£6 concession

Ballet

Tuesday  |  with Wai Lum Sung

Intermediate/Improvers Ballet Class
 
A more advanced, faster paced class for those with more experience and knowledge of basics steps and positions required.

Starting by warming up at the barre working through technical exercises. We then move to centre floor exercises which will enhance coordination, strength, balance and flexibility.

Location & Time

Anatomy Rooms Studio
19:30 - 20:30

Adult  | Open Level 

Cost: £7.50/

£6 concession

 

Wednesday

Mature Moves

Wednesday  |  with Hazel Cameron

Mature Moves is a very gentle dance and exercise class for mature dancers.

Location & Time

Anatomy Rooms Studio
10:00 - 10:45

Adult  |  Open Level

Cost: £4

Yoga

Wednesday   |  with Martin Julich

The Yoga we do will have elements of Hatha and Yin Yoga, of exploring the rhythm of Breath and awareness, of working with what we can feel and how to let go into a posture.


It's a practice of Being, Feeling/Sensing and Permission to Act (i.e. after some Yin postures you’ll feel like making sound or ‘appreciative groaning’ one might say!). In other words, we are addressing the themes of the first three chakra in the process which are to Be, to Feel and to Act (i.e. choose).

In my life yoga is about working with awareness more than a physical workout.

No previous yoga experience necessary.

Location & Time

Anatomy Rooms Studio
19:30 - 21:00

Adult  |  Open Level 

Cost: £9.00/£7.50 concession

Dance Fitness

Wednesday  |  with Hazel Cameron

Dance Fitness is an upbeat and enjoyable class. Offering a mixed range of music and dance styles for a great all-round workout to keep you fit.

Location & Time

Anatomy Rooms Studio
11:00 - 12:00

Adult  |  Open Level 

Cost: £7.50/

£6 concession

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Contemporary

Wednesday  |  with various

This contemporary class is a dynamic and physical class developing fluidity, co-ordination, strength, flexibility and enjoyment of movement.

Location & Time

Anatomy Rooms Studio
18:00 - 19:00

Adult  |  Open Level 

Cost: £7.50/

£6 concession

Thursday

 

Mini Moves (3-5yrs)

Thursday |  with Jillian Louis

Fun filled classes to capture the incredible imagination of your child. Our classes will help to enrich your child’s social development and enhance their focus, coordination and concentration. We use lots of colourful props and a variety of music to help engage your child’s creativity and explore movement.

Location & Time

Schoolhill Studio
10:00 - 10:45

Kids | Open level

Cost: £4

Creative Movement

Thursday |  with Amy Park

Description coming soon.

Location & Time

Anatomy Rooms Studio
12:30 - 13:30

Adult | Open Level

Cost: £7.50/£6 concession

Ballet: Open Level

Thursday |  with Teegan Kollmann

This is an open level classical ballet class. Starting with barre exercises and moving to centre work. 

Location & Time

Online via Zoom/ Anatomy Rooms Studio
18:00 - 19:00

Adult  | Open Level 

Cost: £7.50 / £6 Concession

Pro Class

Thursday |  with Various

Pro Class is for dancers with 3 or more years of experience. It gives you a brilliant chance to engage with the Aberdeen dance community.

 

Classes are free and dancers MUST book in advance. 

Location & Time

Anatomy Rooms Studio
10:30 - 12.00

Adult | Professional Level

Cost: Free

Quicksilver

Thursday |  with Kirsty Tewnion

Citymoves Dance Agency's Performance Group for those 50+. Showcasing maturity and depth of experience, creating new pieces for performance on-stage, across
the city and beyond. 

Location & Time

Anatomy Rooms Studio
14:00 - 15:30

Adult | Open Level

Cost: Please enquire

(block booking)

Synergy

Thursday |  with  Lynn Shaw

Synergy is a performance based creative group, for dancers aged 18+. The group meets weekly to explore choreographic skills, creative tasks and work towards creating a performance piece, as a collective. The sessions are fun, inclusive and ideal for those wishing to continue dancing and performing no matter their age.

Location & Time

Online via Zoom
19:15-20:45

Adult  |  Open Level 

Cost: Please enquire (block booking)

Moving with My Mini Me
(18 mnths - 3yrs)

Thursday |  with Jillian Louis

Fun friendly classes to meet other parents/carers and toddlers whilst introducing your mini me to dance. Explore movement through music, imaginative stories and the use of props.

Location & Time

Schoolhill Studio
11:00 - 11:45

Kids | Open Level

Cost: £4

Strive (Age 8-16)

Thursday  |  with Kirsty Tewnion

Strive is back! After a successful 3 year Project which was funded by Cashback for Creativity and Big Lottery Fund, Citymoves are delighted to continue the Strive legacy with our new class additions to the timetable.

 

Classes will be upbeat, funky and creative. Participants will work towards fun and energetic routines.

 

Further outreach classes will also be available in various local areas. Please see Education and Outreach section on our website for details. 

Location & Time

Anatomy Rooms Studio
16:45 - 17:45

Youth | Open Level

Cost: £1

 

Friday

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Dance Fitness

Friday  |  with Hazel Cameron

This Friday morning Dance Fitness class is an upbeat and enjoyable class. Offering a mixed range of music and dance styles for a great all-round workout to keep you fit.

Location & Time

Anatomy Rooms Studio
10:00 - 11:00

Adult  |  Open Level 

Cost: £7.50/£6 concession

Step Forward

Friday |  with Amy Park

Citymoves Dance Agency's integrated performance company for people with and without learning disabilities.
We introduce differently-abled dancers into the class, where we work together to develop dance and performance skills.

Location & Time

Anatomy Rooms Studio
18:15 - 20:00 TBC

Adult | Open Level 

Cost: Please enquire

(block booking)

Pulse (Age 11-16)

Friday  |  with Amy Park

A creative teen dance performance group, ages 11-16. Weekly class with creative sessions, this group perform around Aberdeen in a variety of styles including: hip hop, musical theatre and contemporary dance.

Location & Time

Anatomy Rooms Studio
16:30 - 18:00

Youth | Open Level 

Cost: Please enquire

(block booking)

Saturday

 

Royal Scottish Country Dancing

Saturday |  with Heather McKenna

This group have an excellent reputation and performs regularly throughout the year. Instructor Heather McKenna has vast experience in the delivery of Scottish Country Dancing. This group performs often at various events. Ages 11-15.

Location & Time

Anatomy Rooms Studio
10:00 - 11:00

Youth | Beginners 

Cost: Please enquire (block booking)

Capoeira

Saturday | with Contra-Mestre Baiano

This capoeira class is suited for anyone (any level) wanting to learn about this diverse Brazilian martial art that combines dance, acrobatics and music.

 

The class kicks off with a warmup and stretching, followed by movement sequences, and ends with percussion. No prior experience/knowledge required.

Location & Time

Anatomy Rooms Studio
11:15 - 12:15

Youth/Adult | Open level

Cost: £7.50/£6 concession

Horizons

Saturday (Fortnightly)  | 

with Amy Park/Kirsty Tewnion

Horizons Aberdeen is our FREE Aberdeen based inclusive youth dance company for dancers aged 12 to 19, with and without disabilities.

Horizons Aberdeen is run by YDance in partnership with Citymoves Dance Agency.

Dancers develop their technical dance skills and take part in choreographic workshops and performance opportunities throughout the year.

We will be delivering Open Sessions for young people who are interested in joining Horizons Aberdeen. These sessions will enable you to take part in the Horizons class and ask any questions you may have about the Horizons company. Participants are welcome to take part in all of the Open Sessions. From these sessions we will select a number of young people to form the Horizons Aberdeen company. The company will meet once a month throughout 2021 and work together with two professional and experienced dance teachers.

Location & Time

Anatomy Rooms Studio
12:30 - 14:30

Youth | Open level

Cost: Free

 Classes are subject to change. Please follow us on social media @citymovesdance for any last minute changes that may occur to the schedule. 

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