FORMATIONS DANCE COMPANY
Cambridgeshire & Suffolk
WHO WE ARE
Formations Dance Company offers affordable dance classes and performance opportunities to children and adults around Cambridgeshire & Suffolk.
- Main Studio: The Fen Ditton Hall, Cambridge, CB5 8SU.
- Sister Studio 1: The Exning Community Church Hall, Exning, Newmarket, Suffolk CB8 7HF
- Sister Studio 2: The Colville Primary School, Cherry Hinton, Cambridge CB1 9EJ
- Sister Studio 3: Tuddenham St Mary Village Hall, School Cl, Tuddenham IP28 6FB.
Our Studio Values:
Kindness: Support each other and welcome new peers. Be aware of people's feelings, always. We are a friendly and inclusive studio where lasting friendships are discovered.
Wholehearted Dancers: Dancers who are sincerely devoted and committed to their classes and gain the most out of every single session.
Be Unique, Be Wonderful: We want to inspire our students to be great human beings as well as great dancers. Each wonderful personality is encouraged at Formations.
Be The Best You: Don't compare yourself to any other dancer, enjoy your own journey and be the best person you can be.
Honesty and Integrity: Treat each other with respect. Be honest but in a sensitive manner.
Happiness: We want our dancer's whole studio experience to be filled with love, laughter & encouragement.
CLASSES WE OFFER
We offer FREE trials in every discipline.
30 minutes (for children): £5.00
45 minutes (for children): £5.75
1 hour (for children): £6.50
Adult class prices vary.
We also offer private lessons too!
Fees are paid upon half term invoice after your FREE trial.
We also offer 5% discount for any household that participates in 4 or more classes a week at FDC!
Classes for children of all ages at our main studio (Fen Ditton, Cambridge) & our sister studio (Exning, Suffolk)
Strength - Stamina - Focus
We have 3 Acrobatic classes at our Fen Ditton Studio and 2 at our Exning Studio. All of our classes are JAM PACKED with tumbling, stretching, strengthing and more. Our tiniest acrobats are able to start from aged 4+. Each class is carefully arranged to suit each age & ability, focusing on tricks such as cartwheels & forwards rolls in our lower levels and aerials and back handsprings in our higher levels.
This class is conducted by Principal Hannah Stockbridge, who holds an extensive knowledge within the Acrobatic world. Having learned, and performed, Gymnastic Dance from a young age she then went on to become a certified Acrobatic Arts & Alixa Flexibility coach.
Come and join us for some tumbling fun!
Classes for children and adults, aged 5+, at our main studio (Fen Ditton, Cambridge).
Freedom - Flexibility - Performance
A class that consists of kicks, turns and leaps. We love to mix up the music, from current chart toppers to the old classics. Taught by Associate IDTA Freestyle teacher, Principal Hannah. A genre favourite for many dancers!
Classes for children aged 5+ years at our main studio (Fen Ditton, Cambridge) & our sister studio (Exning, Suffolk).
Power - Dynamic - Attitude
Fresh new moves taught by Miss Jodie, incorporating popping, locking and more!
Classes for teens & adults with previous experience at our main studio (Fen Ditton, Cambridge).
Sass - Style - Energy
A chance to bring out your inner DIVA. Taught by our talented Associate IDTA Freestyle teacher, Miss Jodie.
BALLET & POINTE WORK
Classes for children & adults of all ages at our main studio (Fen Ditton, Cambridge).
Technique - Poise - Elevation
From your first Ballet class to Advanced Pointe work, we cover it all. Taught by Licentiate IDTA Ballet teacher, Principal Hannah.
Classes for children & adults at our main studio
(Fen Ditton, Cambridge).
Rhythm - Pattern - Fluidity
Understanding and performing rhythms to your favourite songs. Taught by Associate IDTA Tap teacher, Principal Hannah.
Classes for children aged 5+ at our sister studio (Colville Primary School, Cherry Hinton).
Tumbling - Balance - Determination
This is a great class to encourage teamwork. Our dancers will learn tumbling and dancing techniques that enables them to perform stunts of high levels. Taught by UKCA qualified, Principal Hannah.
Classes for children of all ages at our main studio (Fen Ditton, Cambridge) & our sister studio (Exning, Suffolk).
Singing - Dancing - Acting
Does your little one belong in a musical? If so, this is the perfect class for them. Dancers will learn all aspects of the performing arts world. A brilliant discipline to build confidence and have a lot of fun. Taught by our Panto Queen, Miss Jodie.
Classes for children and adults at our main studio (Fen Ditton, Cambridge).
Emotional - Effortless - Powerful
A place to really let go and live in the music. Taught by our wonderful Miss Jodie.
Come along for a FREE trial!
Mondays @ The Main Studio, Fen Ditton:
Level 1 Ballet 3:45 - 4:15pm
Level 1 Jazz 4:20 - 5:05pm
Musical Theatre 5:05 - 5:50pm
Mondays @ Colville Primary School, Cherry Hinton:
Cheerleading 6:30 - 7:30pm
Tuesdays @ The Main Studio, Fen Ditton:
Level 1 Tap 4:45 - 5:15pm
Elite Acro 5:20 - 6:05pm
Adult Ballet 6:10 - 6:40pm
Adult Tap 6:45 - 7:30pm
Tuesdays @ The Exning Community Church Hall:
Level 1 Hip Hop 4:30 - 5:30pm
Musical Theatre 5:30 - 6:15pm
Level 2 Hip Hop 6:15 - 7pm
Tuesdays @ Tuddenham St Mary Village Hall:
**NEW**Gymnastics 4:30 - 5:15pm
**NEW** Beginner Ballet 5:15 - 6pm
Wednesdays @ The Main Studio, Fen Ditton:
Level 2 Ballet 3:45 - 4:15pm
Level 1 Acro 4:20 - 5:05pm
Level 2 Acro 5:10 - 6:10pm
Level 2 Jazz 6:15 - 7pm
Wednesdays @ The Exning Community Church Hall:
**NEW** Contemporary 4:30 - 5:30pm
Thursdays @ The Main Studio, Fen Ditton:
Level 1 Hip Hop 4:30 - 5:15pm
Level 2 Hip Hop 5:15 - 6pm
Commercial Mix 6 - 6:45pm
Contemporary 6:50 - 7:50pm
Adult Beginner Mix 7:55 - 8:40pm
Thursdays @ The Exning Community Church Hall:
Level 1 Acro 3:55 - 4:40pm
Level 2 Acro 4:45 - 5:45pm
Fridays @ The Main Studio, Fen Ditton:
Private Lessons 3:45 - 7:30pm
We understand that each dancer is unique and looking for something different, so we’ve included a collection of testimonials from their parents. Browse through their stories below, and feel free to come by to check out one of our studios and learn more about our classes.
(5 STAR FACEBOOK REVIEW)
"Hannah is an amazing teacher, each and every pupil is showered with praise regardless of their level of talent and her enthusiasm to bring out the best in them all is a talent in itself. If I could rate her higher I would"
(5 STAR FACEBOOK REVIEW)
"**** is 5 and has been going to Hannah's Acro classes for a while now and she absolutely loves it, asking daily when her next class is! Hannah is a very welcoming, ambitious and friendly person. She's great with **** always praising, supporting, helping and pushing her when needed. I highly recommend Hannah and her dance classes, if I could rate higher I totally would"
(5 STAR FACEBOOK REVIEW)
"My daughter *** has been part of the Formations Family for just over three years now and she absolutely loves attending the Fen Ditton Acro classes. Hannah is a lovely person and *** loves her. Hannah is a true professional. We cannot recommend Formations Dance Company highly enough. We cannot wait for the show in May".
Principal & Teacher
(Licentiate IDTA, Acrobatic Arts, UKCA, Acrotrix & Alixa qualified).
Hannah trained at a local dance school from the age of 3 and completed grades in Ballet, Freestyle, Modern Jazz, Tap and Gymnastic Dance. She then took her first teaching exam on her 16th birthday (being the youngest age possible). Later she went on to achieve Distinction in Licentiate Ballet, Associate Freestyle and Tap. She also qualified as an Acrobatic Arts and Cheerleading (UKCA) teacher. In her most recent years she broadened her knowledge with Acrotrix & Alixa Flexibility training.
Hannah has a huge passion for bringing out the best in every dancer and will continue to ensure that the classes are safe, progressive and enjoyable.
Hip Hop, Commercial, Contemporary & Musical Theatre teacher.
(Associate IDTA, Acrotrix & Alixa qualified).
Miss Jodie started her professional dance training at Masters Performing Arts College and later went on to train in IDTA Freestyle Dance. Miss Jodie has choreographed many local pantomimes and still loves performing herself!
Miss Jodie continues to be an influential part of our business, providing dancers with the personalised attention they need to fulfil their dance goals.
CONTACT US TO ARRANGE YOUR FREE TRIAL TODAY!
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