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Interested in drama, dance, singing and music making? No prior experience is needed and our performing arts classes are lively and interactive. We also offer classes for older students and those with learning difficulties and disabilities. Do check the course information to find the right performing arts course for you.

Clothcat Singing and Songwriting View details

By the end of this course, you will have a sound understanding of songwriting techniques and processes. You will also have the opportunity to fulfill your singing voice potential and learn how to sing confidently as an individual and in a group (with harmonies).

Dance - Dance for Mobility and Memory View details

The course uses movement to music to help improve and maintain general health and well-being both physically and mentally - improving fitness, memory and self esteem. Guidance is also given about using the routines to be able to continue to exercise outside of the learning environment.

Dance - Fitness and Fun View details

The course uses exercise to music to improve and maintain general health and well-being both physically and mentally - improving fitness, memory and confidence. Guidance will also be given about using the routines at home. No partner required.

Dance - Fun, Fitness and Memory View details

The course uses exercise to music to help improve and maintain general health and well-being both physically and mentally - improving fitness, memory and confidence. Guidance is also given about using the routines to exercise at home. All abilities will be catered for, especially those with disabilities and wheelchair users.

Dance - Fun, Fitness and Memory View details

The course uses exercise to music to help improve and maintain general health and well-being both physically and mentally - improving fitness, memory and confidence. Guidance is also given about using the routines to exercise at home. All abilities will be catered for, especially those with disabilities and wheelchair users.

Making Music for Emotional Wellbeing View details

In this course, you will discover how music making can improve your emotional wellbeing, to let go and find your inner creativity. This introductory course provides you with a step into music composition as well as group performance in a free, undetermined way. You will explore how musical instruments can be played in unconventional ways, making sounds with objects, group improvisation and basic music composition techniques. Although there will be various musical instruments and objects available for you to use, you are also welcome to bring your own, no matter what it is. I am also happy to accommodate live electronic instruments, laptops/controllers and iPads.

Singing View details

A course in singing and performance. We will work towards a vocal performance of several pieces of popular music of your choice. We will co-create versions of songs which we will then practice and finally film or perform to a small invited audience. We may also devise and learn dance routines and actions to support the songs.

WEA Hoole Community Choir View details

Hoole Community Choir is a non-auditioned group open to anybody who enjoys singing and would like to develop their skills. A wide variety of musical styles will be explored and the choir enjoy performing at their own concerts and at other local events. The course takes place at Hoole Community Centre on Thursdays from 2.30pm until 4.30pm and new members are always welcome.

West African Drumming View details

Drumming is exciting, fun and challenging. This is a great opportunity to play music in a group. We will look at a rhythm piece from West Africa played on djembes (hand drums) and dunun (bass drums using sticks). Rhythm pieces include simple accompaniments, different dunun and bell parts and variations, breaks and djembe solo phrases. Beginners are welcome but the group will also include experienced players and material will be accessible and challenging for players of all levels. Separate drumming courses for beginners are available too. There will be opportunities to play at public events once you have learned the basics.

Women's Voices: Singing View details

Through a combination of practical exercises, vocal coaching and confidence building activities, this women-only course will allow participants to develop their singing voices and then come together as a group to sing a selection of empowering songs.