About JK Theatre Arts
Whether your child is a natural born performer just waiting to take to the stage or they have expressed an interest in performing (no matter how tentative) we are confident they will thrive in the warm, nurturing, exciting and vibrant team atmosphere that JK Theatre Arts has become renowned for. As a leading theatre school many parents and guardians come to us as the first choice for their child. If you would like to arrange an informal meeting with us and to discuss your child benefiting from a complimentary session please don't hesitate to contact us.
Is now the time to give your child the opportunity to enhance their creative learning through dance, singing and acting under the tuition of our accredited and experienced industry teachers? And of course your child will benefit in so many other ways. Their confidence levels will climb; their self-esteem will soar and essential life skills will be shaped.
We run a range of classes to suit all ages in Burgess Hill & Ardingly.
Main Theatre School (6yrs - 18yrs)
2 hour session with 45 minutes in each discipline of dance, singing and acting with a 15 minute break in between class 2 and 3.
JK Tiny Toes (Pre-school 3yrs - 4yrs)
This session will focus on your little one's voice, co-ordination and rhythm alongside learning their favourite dances and songs, whilst having lots of fun!
JK Mini Movers (4yrs - 6yrs)
An hour of laugh and play for the children who cannot stop entertaining! The class is infused with creativity, enabling the children to learn dance, singing and acting in an enjoyable way.
Prep Musical Theatre (6yrs - 9yrs)
In a World of Pure Imagination... Session exploring dance, singing and acting in a creative environment. The session is designed to encourage children to build on their social & communicative skills whilst learning the ways of musical theatre using expressive movement and improvisational techniques.
All classes are taught by qualified teachers and artists currently working in the TV/Film and theatre industry. All teachers have a full CRB Enhanced Disclosure.
JK Theatre Disciplines for children:
Dance - Students will learn a variety of dance styles including jazz, pop, latin and musical theatre repertoire. Dance will improve a child's co-ordination and technique.
Drama - Improvisation and role play will help develop a child's creativity and communicational skills. Characterisation through solo & group work, alongside mime, breathing & voice control are covered throughout the year. We also explore camera work, audition technique and performance etiquette.
Singing - An introduction to different singing styles focusing on warm up techniques including breathing and vocal exercises. Children will explore their vocal ability by developing and understanding their voice. Appreciation of all forms of song including choral and solo performances will enable the children to learn about different rhythms and harmonies.
JK offers unique party entertainment that caters for children and we can customise any party to meet your requirements. Allow your imagination to enter the wonderland of JK Parties and let the fun begin?.!
JK Party packages include
- 2 hour party with a high energy JK entertainer
- Rosette for the birthday girl / boy
- Themed games and prizes
- Themed choreography - favourite music chosen by the birthday girl / boy
- Photo opportunity
- Performance to parents and friends.
- (Catering not provided)
Additional services may include fabulous face painters and photography services to make this the party of your life! If you have an idea for your party, please speak to use and we will work with you to create your own party. Entertainment games are theme focused alongside balloon modelling, prizes and energising drama and dance games.
All JK entertainers are professional actors and dancers who are fully insured and have CRB licenses for your peace of mind.
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