Afternoon events, Kids, Dance

14 events

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Baby Loves Disco

Baby Loves Disco is a chance for babies, toddlers, preschoolers and their parents to get their respective grooves on and enjoy some dayclubbing with real club DJs spinning retro and pop tunes. Chillout room, themed crafts, facepainting, healthy snacks and more – all included in the price, plus licensed bar for parents.

DNA, London SW11

Sat 27 Sep

£9.94 / 07986 527947

Sat 25 Oct

£9.94 / 07986 527947

Sat 29 Nov

£9.94 / 07986 527947

Electric Circus, Edinburgh

Sun 26 Oct

£8.94 / 07986 527947

Hummingbird, Glasgow

Sun 5 Oct

£8.94 / 07986 527947

Sun 2 Nov

£8.94 / 07986 527947

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balletLORENT: Rapunzel

The classic fairytale in dance form, performed by balletLORENT. The brainchild of former poet laureate Carol Ann Duffy, Doctor Who composer Murray Gold, and Game of Thrones costume designer Michele Clapton, the highly visual production conjures a dark beauty created to enthrall adults and children alike.

Adam Smith Theatre, Kirkcaldy

Sat 4 Oct

£10 (£8; Children £8) / 01592 583302

Edinburgh Festival Theatre

Sat 20 Sep

£20 (£17; Children £16; Students £10) / 0131 529 6000

  • 14:00

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.

The Arc, Glasgow

Sat 15 Nov

£5–£8 (Children £3–£6; Family £18–£25) / 0141 331 8633

  • 14:00 – 16:00

Lagoon Leisure Centre, Paisley

Sun 5 Oct

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

  • 12:00 – 13:30
  • 13:30 – 15:30

Scotstoun International Sports Arena, Glasgow

Sun 21 Sep

£5–£8 (Children £3–£6; Family £18–£25) / 0870 272 4400

  • 15:00 – 16:30
  • 16:30 – 18:00

Sun 12 Oct

£5–£8 (Children £3–£6; Family £18–£25) / 0870 272 4400

  • 15:00 – 16:30
  • 16:30 – 18:00

Sun 26 Oct

£5–£8 (Children £3–£6; Family £18–£25) / 0870 272 4400

  • 15:00 – 16:30
  • 16:30 – 18:00

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

  • 13:30

Theatre Royal, Nottingham

Fri 3 Oct

£7 / 0115 989 5555

  • 13:30

Theatre Royal, Newcastle upon Tyne

Fri 24 Oct

£8 (Children £6) / 0844 811 2121

  • 13:30

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 back to top

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.

Inch Park Community Sports Club, Edinburgh

Wed 24 Sep

£2 for first class; £24 for a further 6 weeks / 0131 664 3511

  • 13:45 – 14:15

Wed 1 Oct

£2 for first class; £24 for a further 6 weeks / 0131 664 3511

  • 13:45 – 14:15

Wed 8 Oct

£2 for first class; £24 for a further 6 weeks / 0131 664 3511

  • 13:45 – 14:15

Tumbles at Portobello Gymnastics and Softplay Centre, Edinburgh

Thu 25 Sep

£2 for first class; £24 for a further 6 weeks / 0131 669 0878

  • 13:45 – 14:15

Thu 2 Oct

£2 for first class; £24 for a further 6 weeks / 0131 669 0878

  • 13:45 – 14:15

Thu 9 Oct

£2 for first class; £24 for a further 6 weeks / 0131 669 0878

  • 13:45 – 14:15

English National Ballet: My First Coppelia

  • Written by: George Williamson

Coppelia tells the comic family tale of an eccentric toymaker and his mechanical doll in a beautifully adapted version for young audiences.

Bristol Hippodrome

Thu 6 Nov

£10–£56; £26–£36 under 26s ( £26–£36; £26–£36; £26–£36) / 0844 847 2325

  • 14:00

Sat 8 Nov

£10–£56; £26–£36 under 26s ( £26–£36; £26–£36; £26–£36) / 0844 847 2325

  • 14:30

Mayflower Theatre, Southampton

Thu 16 Oct

£10.75–£48.50; £10.75–£31.50 (£5.75–£43.50; £5.75–£26.50) / 023 8071 1811

  • 14:00

Sat 18 Oct

£10.75–£48.50; £10.75–£31.50 (£5.75–£43.50; £5.75–£26.50) / 023 8071 1811

  • 14:30

New Theatre, Oxford

Thu 30 Oct

£11.90–£43.90 ( £10–£41) / 0844 871 3020

  • 14:30

Sat 1 Nov

£11.90–£43.90 ( £10–£41) / 0844 871 3020

  • 14:30

Family Fun with Attitude

A day for the family to learn to dance.

La Bodega Tapas Bar, Glasgow

Sun 5 Oct

£3–£6 (Children £3–£4) / 0141 581 3401

  • 14:00 – 16:00

£5–£6; under 5s free (Children £3–£4) / 0141 581 3401

  • 14:00 – 16:00

Sun 2 Nov

£3–£6 (Children £3–£4) / 0141 581 3401

  • 14:00 – 16:00

£5–£6; under 5s free (Children £3–£4) / 0141 581 3401

  • 14:00 – 16:00

Sun 30 Nov

£3–£6 (Children £3–£4) / 0141 581 3401

  • 14:00 – 16:00

Sun 7 Dec

£5–£6; under 5s free (Children £3–£4) / 0141 581 3401

  • 14:00 – 16:00

Hip Hop Tots

Classes exploring the rhythm, movement and creativity involved in hip hop dancing for kids aged 3–5.

Calton Centre, Edinburgh

Mon 22 Sep

Prices to be confirmed / 0131 661 0880

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

  • 13:00 – 13:45

Mon 29 Sep

Prices to be confirmed / 0131 661 0880

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

  • 13:00 – 13:45

Mon 6 Oct

Prices to be confirmed / 0131 661 0880

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

  • 13:00 – 13:45
…and 3 more dates until 27 Oct

My First Ballet Swan Lake

English National Ballet and English National Ballet School present a shortened and narrated version of Tchaikovsky's Swan Lake to get young minds twirling and inspire an interest in ballet.

Bristol Hippodrome

Sat 9 May 2015

£11–£26 / 0844 847 2325

Sun 10 May 2015

£11–£26 / 0844 847 2325

New Victoria Theatre, Woking

Sat 25 Apr 2015

£11–£21 / 0844 871 7645

Sun 26 Apr 2015

£11–£21 / 0844 871 7645

New Wimbledon Theatre, London SW19

Fri 15 May 2015

£11–£21 / 0844 871 7646

Sat 16 May 2015

£11–£21 / 0844 871 7646

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Pitta Patta

Dance classes for kids.

Primrose Hill Community Centre, London NW1

Fri 19 Sep

Phone for prices / 020 7586 8327

  • 15:45 – 16:30
  • 16:30 – 17:30

Mon 22 Sep

Phone for prices / 020 7586 8327

  • 16:30 – 17:30

Fri 26 Sep

Phone for prices / 020 7586 8327

  • 15:45 – 16:30
  • 16:30 – 17:30

Mon 29 Sep

Phone for prices / 020 7586 8327

  • 16:30 – 17:30

Toddler Time

Interactive session for parents and toddlers to sing and dance to music.

National Museum Cardiff

Fri 19 Sep

Free / 029 2039 7951

  • 13:00 – 16:00

Fri 26 Sep

Free / 029 2039 7951

  • 13:00 – 16:00

Fri 3 Oct

Free / 029 2039 7951

  • 13:00 – 16:00
…and 4 more dates until 31 Oct

Turned On Its Head: Shiny

In a long forgotten room, two people find friendship, joy and treasures that turn from ordinary to extraordinary.

Curve Theatre, Leicester

Sat 11 Oct

£6 / 0116 242 3595

  • 14:00

We Are The Monsters

A humorous dance performance for children and adults alike from Colette Sadler.

The Lemon Tree, Aberdeen

Sat 11 Oct

Prices vary / 01224 642230

Part of DanceLive.

  • 14:00