Afternoon events, Kids, Dance

12 events

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Social In The Square

A two day festival of creative activities, cookery demos and live music and dance. There's food and products to buy, all provided by Edinburgh's social enterprises.

St Andrew Square, Edinburgh

Fri 12 Sep

Free

  • 12:00 – 18:00

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 7 Sep

£8.94 / 07986 527947

Sun 5 Oct

£8.94 / 07986 527947

Sun 2 Nov

£8.94 / 07986 527947

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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 8 Sep

Free / 0141 429 0275

  • 12:00 – 13:00

Mon 15 Sep

Free / 0141 429 0275

  • 12:00 – 13:00

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) / 01592 583302

  • 14:00

Edinburgh Festival Theatre

Sat 20 Sep

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

  • 14:00

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.

Inch Park Community Sports Club, Edinburgh

Wed 3 Sep

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

  • 13:45 – 14:15

Wed 10 Sep

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

  • 13:45 – 14:15

Wed 17 Sep

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

  • 13:45 – 14:15
…and 3 more dates until 8 Oct

Tumbles at Portobello Gymnastics and Softplay Centre, Edinburgh

Thu 4 Sep

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

  • 13:45 – 14:15

Thu 11 Sep

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

  • 13:45 – 14:15

Thu 18 Sep

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

  • 13:45 – 14:15
…and 3 more dates until 9 Oct back to top

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 7 Sep

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

  • 14:00 – 16:00

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
…and 2 more dates until 7 Dec

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

Pitta Patta

Dance classes for kids.

Primrose Hill Community Centre, London NW1

Fri 5 Sep

Phone for prices / 020 7586 8327

  • 15:45 – 16:30
  • 16:30 – 17:30

Mon 8 Sep

Phone for prices / 020 7586 8327

  • 16:30 – 17:30

Fri 12 Sep

Phone for prices / 020 7586 8327

  • 15:45 – 16:30
  • 16:30 – 17:30
…and 5 more dates until 29 Sep

Toddler Time

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

National Museum Cardiff

Fri 5 Sep

Free / 029 2039 7951

  • 13:00 – 16:00

Fri 12 Sep

Free / 029 2039 7951

  • 13:00 – 16:00

Fri 19 Sep

Free / 029 2039 7951

  • 13:00 – 16:00
…and 6 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