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Oktoberfest

Party like you're in Bavaria, minus the plane fare. Drink the beer, eat the bratwurst, wear the lederhosen and party the night away, stein in hand. There's even a family-friendly Sunday lunch for the kinder.

West Princes Street Gardens, Edinburgh

Sat 4 Oct

Free on Wednesdays; £5 Thursday, Friday and Sunday; £10 Saturday / 07435 428290

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sat 11 Oct

Free on Wednesdays; £5 Thursday, Friday and Sunday; £10 Saturday / 07435 428290

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Disco Duck

A preschool dance experience designed to increase kids self-esteem, coordination, concentration and balance whilst boogieing to catchy tunes. Ages 18 months–4 years old.

Out of the Blue Drill Hall, Edinburgh

Wed 24 Sep

£2 for first class; £24 for a further 6 weeks / 0131 555 7101

  • 09:45 – 10:15

Wed 1 Oct

£2 for first class; £24 for a further 6 weeks / 0131 555 7101

  • 09:45 – 10:15

Wed 8 Oct

£2 for first class; £24 for a further 6 weeks / 0131 555 7101

  • 09:45 – 10:15

Rosebery Hall, Edinburgh

Thu 25 Sep

£2 for first class; £24 for a further 6 weeks / 0131 331 2113

  • 11:30 – 12:00

Thu 2 Oct

£2 for first class; £24 for a further 6 weeks / 0131 331 2113

  • 11:30 – 12:00

Thu 9 Oct

£2 for first class; £24 for a further 6 weeks / 0131 331 2113

  • 11:30 – 12:00

St Thomas' Episcopal Church, Edinburgh

Thu 25 Sep

£2 for first class; £24 for a further 6 weeks

  • 09:45 – 10:15

Thu 2 Oct

£2 for first class; £24 for a further 6 weeks

  • 09:45 – 10:15

Thu 9 Oct

£2 for first class; £24 for a further 6 weeks

  • 09:45 – 10:15

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Northern Ballet: Three Little Pigs

Children's ballet based on the fairy tale about three little pigs and their house-building efforts. Relaxed performance.

New Victoria Theatre, Woking

Fri 26 Sep

£8 / 0844 871 7645

  • 11:30

Theatre Royal, Nottingham

Fri 3 Oct

£7 / 0115 989 5555

  • 11:30

Theatre Royal, Newcastle upon Tyne

Fri 24 Oct

£8 (Children £6) / 0844 811 2121

  • 11:30

Tramway Family Day: Art Track

Explore the art track and take part in a range of activities exploring natural sounds and images. Create pictures using natural materials, explore bird sounds and devise with a dancer. Suitable for ages 0–12, their parents and carers.

Tramway, Glasgow

Sun 21 Sep

Free / 0845 330 3501

  • 11:00 – 16:00

The Horsebridge Arts & Community Centre, Whitstable

Fri 26 Sep

£6 per class, adv booking essential / 01227 281174

  • 11:15 – 12:15
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Family Hip Hop

Learn hip-hop tricks and dance routines with your little one and both of you can improve your coordination, balance, rhythm and flexibility whilst looking street at the same time. Suitable for ages 18 months–5 years and their guardian.

Calton Centre, Edinburgh

Sat 27 Sep

£49.50 for ten weeks / 0131 661 0880

Please note: This course runs from 25 Aug–1 Nov.

  • 11:15 – 12:00

Sat 4 Oct

£49.50 for ten weeks / 0131 661 0880

Please note: This course runs from 25 Aug–1 Nov.

  • 11:15 – 12:00

Sat 11 Oct

£49.50 for ten weeks / 0131 661 0880

Please note: This course runs from 25 Aug–1 Nov.

  • 11:15 – 12:00
…and 3 more dates until 1 Nov

Gorgie War Memorial Hall Community Centre, Edinburgh

Mon 22 Sep

£49.50 for ten weeks

Please note: This course runs 25 Aug–27 Oct.

  • 10:00 – 10:45

Mon 29 Sep

£49.50 for ten weeks

Please note: This course runs 25 Aug–27 Oct.

  • 10:00 – 10:45

Mon 6 Oct

£49.50 for ten weeks

Please note: This course runs 25 Aug–27 Oct.

  • 10:00 – 10:45
…and 3 more dates until 27 Oct

Rumney Greaves School Of Dance: Workshop

The award-winning school of dance provides weekly tuition.

Carnegie Theatre, Workington

Sat 27 Sep

Phone for prices / 01900 602122

  • 09:30 – 12:30

Disney Pop: Workshop (Ages 3-5)

Children's Disney pop inspired dance lessons.

South East Dance Studios, Swanley

Sat 27 Sep

Phone for prices / 01322 618618

  • 09:30 – 10:00

Sat 4 Oct

Phone for prices / 01322 618618

  • 09:30 – 10:00

Sat 11 Oct

Phone for prices / 01322 618618

  • 09:30 – 10:00
…and 2 more dates until 25 Oct

Roller Disco

RollerStop bring the retro with a fun couple of roller skating sessions: session one for families/beginners and session two for ages 12+. Email for a family ticket.

Lagoon Leisure Centre, Paisley

Sun 5 Oct

£5–£8 (Children £3–£6; Family £18–£25) / 0141 889 4000

  • 12:00 – 13:30

4 Weeks Salsa And Merengue Workshop

Salsa and Merengue combo pack!

Rivercourt Methodist Church, London W6

Sat 4 Oct

£10 class; £32 course / 020 8741 1348

  • 11:00 – 12:00

Sun 5 Oct

£10 class; £32 course / 020 8741 1348

  • 11:00 – 12:00

Mon 6 Oct

£10 class; £32 course / 020 8741 1348

  • 11:00 – 12:00
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5Rhythms’ Dance With Gay Murphy: Workshop

Experience moving to music in a group session led by experienced and accredited teacher Gay Murphy. Suitable for all abilities.

Cowdray Estate, Midhurst

Sun 26 Oct

£10; £30; £15 unwaged / 01730 812423

  • 10:30 – 17:00

Crescent Arts Centre, Belfast

Sat 27 Sep

£66 / 028 9024 2338

  • 12:00 – 13:00

Sat 4 Oct

£66 / 028 9024 2338

  • 12:00 – 13:00

Sat 11 Oct

£66 / 028 9024 2338

  • 12:00 – 13:00
…and 9 more dates until 13 Dec

ABC, Music and Me

Activities for kids aged 2–5 encompassing music, dance, movement, sound and encouraging hand eye coordination.

St Francis Centre, Glasgow

Mon 22 Sep

Free / 0141 429 0275

  • 12:00 – 13:00

Mon 29 Sep

Free / 0141 429 0275

  • 12:00 – 13:00

Mon 6 Oct

Free / 0141 429 0275

  • 12:00 – 13:00
…and 27 more dates until 13 Apr 2015

Accessible Creative Movement: Beginners: Workshop

An opportunity for disabled and non disabled people to gain access to a dance activity by exploring and making dance together. The class offers a person-centred approach to dance, enriching the experience for all participants.

Deda, Derby

Fri 26 Sep

£4 / 01332 370911

  • 11:45 – 12:45

Fri 3 Oct

£4 / 01332 370911

  • 11:45 – 12:45

Fri 10 Oct

£4 / 01332 370911

  • 11:45 – 12:45
…and 3 more dates until 31 Oct

Accessible Creative Movement Youth: Workshop (Ages 10-16)

A class specially created for young people with additional needs. The class recognises the abilities and strengths of each of the participants and provides an opportunity for young people to explore dance and use their imagination and get creative in a safe environment.

Deda, Derby

Sat 27 Sep

£4 / 01332 370911

  • 10:30 – 11:30

Sat 4 Oct

£4 / 01332 370911

  • 10:30 – 11:30

Sat 11 Oct

£4 / 01332 370911

  • 10:30 – 11:30
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Adult Dance Classes

Adult Ballet, Jazz, Street Dance, Zumba Fusion and Tap.

Elevations Academy, Leeds

Sun 21 Sep

£20 5 week course / 01132 854 024

  • 07:00 – 17:00

Mon 22 Sep

£20 5 week course / 01132 854 024

  • 07:00 – 17:00

Tue 23 Sep

£20 5 week course / 01132 854 024

  • 07:00 – 17:00
…and 99 more dates until 31 Dec

Adult Tap For Complete Beginners: Workshop

Tap dancing can improve your co-ordination, fitness and motor skills, and you may have the chance to perform in shows and take examinations.

Granville Theatre & Cinema, Ramsgate

Wed 24 Sep

£4 ( £3.50) / 01843 591750

  • 10:00 – 11:00

Advance Tap Dancing For Adults: Workshop

Keep fit with this type of dance, which includes American styles of techniques.

Granville Theatre & Cinema, Ramsgate

Wed 24 Sep

£4 / 01843 591750

  • 11:00 – 12:00

After The Square: Performance Workshop With Mehmet Sander

A two day workshop with the choreographer exploring how to enhance performance through a series of exercises and choreographies.

Tate Modern, London SE1

Sun 21 Sep

£55 / 020 7887 8888

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Alexander Technique Intro Workshop (Over 16s)

Discover how to move, speak and breathe with more freedom using the 100 year old self-help technique. Class led by Colin Beattie. Equipment is provided.

Crescent Arts Centre, Belfast

Sun 9 Nov

£25 / 028 9024 2338

  • 11:00 – 13:00
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Peepul Centre, Leicester

Wed 24 Sep

Phone for prices / 0116 261 6000

  • 09:30 – 10:30

Ashtanga Yoga Course for Complete Beginners

Learn how to look like a human pretzel with this eight week introductory course to Ashtanga Vinyasa yoga. Improve strength, flexibility and cardiovascular health in these hour long classes covering basic postures with the added bonus of some deep relaxation. Booking is essential.

Union Yoga, Edinburgh

Thu 25 Sep

£15 / 0131 558 3334

Please note: This course runs 18 Sep–06 Nov2014. The course runs in 8 week blocks (no drop ins).

  • 09:00 – 20:00

Thu 2 Oct

£15 / 0131 558 3334

Please note: This course runs 18 Sep–06 Nov2014. The course runs in 8 week blocks (no drop ins).

  • 09:00 – 20:00

Thu 9 Oct

£15 / 0131 558 3334

Please note: This course runs 18 Sep–06 Nov2014. The course runs in 8 week blocks (no drop ins).

  • 09:00 – 20:00
…and 4 more dates until 6 Nov

Ballet Body Fitness Class: Workshop

Dance instructor Sarah Aspinall leads a session of ballet-inspired low impact toning exercises and stretches through mat and resistance work.

Trestle Arts Base, St Albans

Tue 23 Sep

Phone for prices / 01727 850950

  • 09:30 – 10:30

Tue 30 Sep

Phone for prices / 01727 850950

  • 09:30 – 10:30

Ballet: Experienced

For those with ballet experience. Students will spend about 25 mins doing exercises holding on to the barre. These strengthen muscles, improve posture and coordination and are a preparation for exercises in the centre. The second half of the class brings the students into the centre for more exercises which improve…

Queens Park Arts Centre and Limelight Theatre, Aylesbury

Wed 24 Sep

£7.40 ( £5.80) / 01296 424332

  • 10:00 – 11:00

The Horsebridge Arts & Community Centre, Whitstable

Fri 26 Sep

£7.50 adv booking required / 01227 281174

  • 10:00 – 11:00
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