Afternoon events, Kids, Dance

17 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.

Audio, Brighton

Mon 25 Aug

£18–£35 / 07986 527947

Electric Circus, Edinburgh

Sun 3 Aug

£6–£157.94 / 07986 527947

Sat 9 Aug

£8–£12 / 07986 527947

Sun 10 Aug

£8–£12 / 07986 527947

…and 4 more dates until 25 Aug

Hummingbird, Glasgow

Sun 7 Sep

£32–£37 / 07986 527947

Sun 5 Oct

£32–£37 / 07986 527947

Sun 2 Nov

£32–£37 / 07986 527947

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

London Coliseum, WC2N

Sat 26 Jul

£10–£74.50 (Children £10–£37.25 ages 5-16) / 0871 911 0200

  • 14:30

Sun 27 Jul

£10–£74.50 (Children £10–£37.25 ages 5-16) / 0871 911 0200

  • 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

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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 28 Jul

Free / 0141 429 0275

  • 12:00 – 13:00

Mon 4 Aug

Free / 0141 429 0275

  • 12:00 – 13:00

Mon 11 Aug

Free / 0141 429 0275

  • 12:00 – 13:00

Mon 18 Aug

Free / 0141 429 0275

  • 12:00 – 13:00

Alison King School Of Dance: Ballroom

A chance for children to learn the moves from Strictly Come Dancing and many more.

Long Preston Village Hall, Skipton

Wed 30 Jul

£3 / 07857532611

For children aged 4–7.

  • 16:00 – 16:45

£3.50 / 07857532611

For children aged 8 and above.

  • 17:00 – 18:00

£2.50 / 07857532611

For preschool children only.

  • 14:45 – 15:15

Wed 6 Aug

£3 / 07857532611

For children aged 4–7.

  • 16:00 – 16:45

£3.50 / 07857532611

For children aged 8 and above.

  • 17:00 – 18:00

£2.50 / 07857532611

For preschool children only.

  • 14:45 – 15:15

Wed 13 Aug

£3 / 07857532611

For children aged 4–7.

  • 16:00 – 16:45

£3.50 / 07857532611

For children aged 8 and above.

  • 17:00 – 18:00

£2.50 / 07857532611

For preschool children only.

  • 14:45 – 15:15
…and 2 more dates until 27 Aug

CeilidhKids at the Fringe

CeilidhKids / Free Festival Family workshop suitable for children aged 3-7 years with parents or carers. We involve everyone: skip, clap and march together to traditional Scottish music. Enjoy discovering very simple (often simplified) dances that you might find at a ceilidh or Scottish country dance, celebrating the…

Laughing Horse @ Gorgie City Farm, Edinburgh

Sat 2 Aug

Outdoor Space

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 8 Aug

Outdoor Space

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Mon 11 Aug

Outdoor Space

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 23 Aug

Outdoor Space

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

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Chalk About Creative Workshop

Creative workshop exploring themes of identity and stereotypes, featuring simple activities involving writing, drawing, talking and movement.

Summerhall, Edinburgh

Sat 9 Aug

£3.50 per additional child; free (Children £5) / 0131 560 1581

  • 14:15 – 15:25

Disney On Ice: Worlds Of Fantasy

Journey to four worlds from the popular Disney animations Cars, Toy Story 3, The Little Mermaid and Tinkerbell.

Braehead Arena, Glasgow

Sat 27 Sep

£14–£39 / 0844 499 1700

Sun 28 Sep

£14–£39 / 0844 499 1700

Sat 4 Oct

£14–£39 / 0844 499 1700

Sun 5 Oct

£14–£39 / 0844 499 1700

Metro Radio Arena, Newcastle upon Tyne

Fri 10 Oct

£14–£39 / 0844 493 6666

Sat 11 Oct

£14–£39 / 0844 493 6666

Sun 12 Oct

£14–£39 / 0844 493 6666

Motorpoint Arena Sheffield

Thu 6 Nov

£14–£39 / 0114 256 5656

Fri 7 Nov

£14–£39 / 0114 256 5656

Sat 8 Nov

£14–£39 / 0114 256 5656

Sun 9 Nov

£14–£39 / 0114 256 5656

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Family Fun with Attitude

A day for the family to learn to dance.

La Bodega Tapas Bar, Glasgow

Mon 4 Aug

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

  • 14:00 – 16:00

Mon 1 Sep

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

  • 14:00 – 16:00

Mon 6 Oct

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

  • 14:00 – 16:00
…and 2 more dates until 1 Dec

Jubacana – Brazilian Inspired Percussion and Dance

Be a part of the D-team (the drum/dance team).

The Edge, Manchester

Sat 26 Jul

Members £3 (includes t-shirt) / 0161 282 9776

  • 12:30 – 15:30

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
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On The Box!

Bowjangles Comedic musicians Bowjangles present their TV parody On The Box! Non-stop humour, rousing songs and energetic dance routines from this rebellious string quartet will leave you in stitches, and incredulous. Catch them if you can! ‘Action packed, gold medal fun’ (London Metro). ‘Raised my spirits and refreshed…

Greenside @ Nicholson Square, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

Upstairs

£5 / 0131 618 6967

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

Upstairs

£5 / 0131 618 6967

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 3 Aug

Upstairs

£5 / 0131 618 6967

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 18 more dates until 23 Aug

Pitta Patta

Dance classes for kids.

Primrose Hill Community Centre, London NW1

Fri 25 Jul

Phone for prices / 020 7586 8327

  • 15:45 – 16:30
  • 16:30 – 17:30

Mon 28 Jul

Phone for prices / 020 7586 8327

  • 16:30 – 17:30

Fri 1 Aug

Phone for prices / 020 7586 8327

  • 15:45 – 16:30
  • 16:30 – 17:30
…and 17 more dates until 29 Sep

Pop Lock-in

BLD UK Let the kids be the stars of this year’s Fringe! Pop Lock-in takes over Edinburgh’s coolest nightclub with their alternative entertainment for primary school age kids. DJs spin non-stop chart tunes and street dance instructor gets the dancefloor popping and locking. Elsewhere future superstars can dress up, make…

Electric Circus, Edinburgh

Sat 2 Aug

Pop Lock-in Whole Venue

Free / 0131 226 4224

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 24 Aug

Pop Lock-in Whole Venue

Free / 0131 226 4224

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

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

Sat 26 Jul

£5–£8 (Children £3–£6) / 0141 889 4000

  • 12:00 – 13:30

Tiger Tale

A troubled family’s world turns upside down when a tiger appears. It’s chaotic, it’s dangerous but brilliantly funny. With captivating dancers and live music, the evocative sound score brings the tiger to life, whilst the impressive set unleashes the chaos of the tiger in exciting and unexpected ways. Enjoy the thrill of…

Venue 150 @ EICC, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

£4–£26 / 0844 847 1639

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

£4–£26 / 0844 847 1639

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 3 Aug

£4–£26 / 0844 847 1639

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 14 more dates until 19 Aug

Toddler Time

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

Cranhill Development Trust, Glasgow

Thu 31 Jul

Free / 0141 774 3344

  • 13:30 – 14:30

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