The Latest News from VBDance

Summer Club Booking 2024 Now OPEN

March 15th, 2024|

Join Us this Summer Holiday! Monday 29th-Thursday 1st August 2024 10am - 3pm for 4 days of Summer Dancing Fun, Games, Friendship and a SHOW!  These workshops will be filled with fabulously fun dances, entertaining [...]

Discover Dance Week

March 7th, 2024|

STOP PRESS! Discover Dance Week at VBDance returns Tuesday 12th - Saturday 16th March at VBDance! Come along and try out any genre of your choice from Ballet, Acro, Tap, Modern and Jazz! Find Out [...]

The True Value of Your Dancing Journey

January 27th, 2024|

The excitement is palpable in the air at VBDance  in anticipation of our production at The Hawth this March! As the choreography takes shape and our dancers dedicate themselves to perfecting each movement, the atmosphere [...]

Dance Delights 2024

January 27th, 2024|

Join VBDance as they celebrate their return to the stage for their much anticipated Production Dancing Delights. A 160+ strong cast of talented, versatile and dedicated young dancers aged 5-18 years old. Performing a spectacular show [...]

Class Volunteers

December 14th, 2023|

A huge thank you to our class volunteers for their assistance in dance classes at VBDance. These students assist in classes for our younger students to provide reassurance and a friendly face. They are also [...]

How Dance Classes Can Help You Build Meaningful Friendships

December 12th, 2023|

Dance classes aren't just a great way to improve your physical health and express yourself creatively—they're also a wonderful way to build new friendships. Whether you're a seasoned dancer or a beginner, taking classes at [...]

Ignite 23: Uniting for Industry Excellence

November 7th, 2023|

Last week, I had the privilege of attending the Children's Activities Association Ignite 23 Conference in Leamington Spa. It was an informative day filled with insightful discussions, valuable networking, and a strong emphasis on improving [...]

Finding Inspiration

November 7th, 2023|

I'm currently a Trainee Affiliate Teacher with The Royal Ballet School as part of their Affiliate Training and Assessment Programme. The journey to this point included a rigorous application process, and I was absolutely thrilled [...]

Spooktakular Moves October Half Term

September 21st, 2023|

Come and join us for our ‘Spooktakular Moves’ October Half Term Workshop on Monday 23rd October 2023 10am - 3pm at Birchwood Grove CP School, Burgess Hill. A day full of dancing fun, games and [...]

English Youth Ballet Success

September 14th, 2023|

Congratulations to VBDancers Anna, Martha, Amy, Molly and Jessica who have all successfully auditioned for English Youth Ballet's production of Coppélia taking place at The Hawth this November.  Extra congratulations to Advance 1 Ballet [...]

Pre School and Reception Ballet

September 14th, 2023|

This Summer our Pre School Ballet Dancers celebrated ‘Moving Up’ week in their final Ballet class of term. Family and friends were invited in to watch the children dance, celebrate the achievements made this term [...]

Exam Success 2022 – 2023

August 9th, 2023|

This academic year we have hosted a whopping 11 ISTD exam sessions both in studio and remote for our students as well as inviting other local dance schools to join us too. Exams are [...]

Saying goodbye to our 2023 leavers

August 8th, 2023|

This Summer we said goodbye to 3 lovely VBDancers who are all about to embark on new adventures both travelling and to University in the UK and US. Alice, Phoebe and Francesca joined us in [...]

Fun at our Mini’s Summer Disco

August 8th, 2023|

    What a great time we all had at our Mini’s Summer Disco on Monday night we had so much fun with Disco Kay!  We’re pretty sure we broke some records with our balloon [...]

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Evolution of Tap Dance

June 28th, 2023|

Check out the incredible clip of tap dance through the ages below with Postmodern Jukebox ft. Sarah Reich What a fantastic piece of choreography! Which is your favourite and what track would you choose for [...]

Tap Dance Day

June 7th, 2023|

National Tap Dance Day – 25 May 2023 National Tap Dance Day was first celebrated on 25 May 1989 after being passed by the U.S. Congress followed by President George H.W. Bush signing it into [...]

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Moving Up 2023

June 5th, 2023|

Calling all 2023 school starters! Get ready to start the next chapter of your exciting dancing journey at VBDance. Find out more here:Please submit your preferences no later than Friday 16th June 2023.

International Dance Day – Saturday 29th April 2023

April 21st, 2023|

We are celebrating International Dance Day in classes this week! What is International Dance Day? International Dance Day 29 April was founded by the International Theatre Institute in 1982, to simply celebrate all styles of [...]

Red Nose Day 2023

March 10th, 2023|

Hands up who likes cake? Red Nose Day isn’t far away and we have some exciting fundraising opportunities in store for you all! Friday 17th & Saturday 18th March will be ‘Dress Up For Joy’ days, [...]

Final classes of term and watching!

December 5th, 2022|

The end of the Autumn term is almost here. It has flown by so very fast! Below is a reminder of dates for final classes this term. Some additional dates have been added in to [...]

For the VBDance ‘grown ups’…

December 3rd, 2022|

For the VBDance grown ups who grew up with FRIENDS!!! Here is the tap dance lesson! Do you know a child who might like to join us for tap dance classes? Why not find out [...]

The brilliance of Ballet!

December 3rd, 2022|

I love Ted Talks and this is probably my favourite one which I have shared before (and am sharing again) about Grit , Resilience and why Ballet is so brilliant! What do you think? Do [...]

How are Pointe shoes made?

December 3rd, 2022|

Some of the VBDancers were asking the other day how Pointe shoes are made, so here is a fab little clip about that very topic! Did you know some our students progress to dancing en'pointe [...]

Autumn Half Term Holiday Workshop 2022

September 14th, 2022|

Join us this Autumn half term for our spook-tacular themed dance workshops Monday 24th October These workshops will be filled with fabulously fun dances entertaining games and arts and crafts too. Perfect activities to keep [...]

Show Tickets

May 22nd, 2022|

VBDance Presents 'Debut' at Burgess Hill Girls - Sat 2nd July Book tickets here VBDance Presents 'The Joy of Dance' at The Hawth - Sun 10th and Mon 11th July Book tickets here VBDance 'Pre [...]

Fellowship Status!

May 7th, 2022|

Congratulations to our lovely Miss Charis, who recently achieved Tap Fellowship Status with the ISTD! This is a massive achievement, and the highest qualification awarded to teachers demonstrating in depth expertise and knowledge in their [...]

Spring Term ISTD Modern and Exam Results

May 7th, 2022|

Huge congratulations to Modern, Tap and Jazz students who took their ISTD exams this March and April. We are thrilled to report a 100% pass rate with all candidates achieving either a Merit or Distinction. [...]

Dance Classes for Teen Beginners

May 7th, 2022|

Calling all teens desperate to start dance classes, but perhaps feeling a little nervous about joining an established dance class? Introducing beginners dance classes for teens in Ballet, Tap and Jazz on Wednesday evenings in [...]

The Joy of Dance – The Hawth Theatre, Crawley

May 7th, 2022|

Come and watch our talented, versatile and dedicated young dancers this Summer and let us share with you the true joy of dance! Tickets on sale online via The Hawth  Theatre 10am Tuesday 10th May. [...]

VBDance Presents – Pre School Dance Celebration

May 7th, 2022|

An invitation to all of our current Pre School VBDancers and their families to come and join us on Saturday 16th July for an opportunity to watch classes, celebrate their achievements and certificate presentation. More [...]

Summer Club 2022

March 7th, 2022|

Come and join us for Summer Club Monday 25th - Thursday 28th July 2022! Your children will be provided with a fantastic opportunity to dance the week away, make new friends, have heaps of fun [...]

Children’s Dance School of the Year

November 24th, 2021|

We are thrilled to announce VBDance are Prestige Awards South England 2021/2022 CHILDREN'S DANCE SCHOOL OF THE YEAR! Prestige Awards celebrate businesses and individuals that consistently offer excellent products and services and the judging panel [...]

Drop (dance) and shop this Christmas

October 28th, 2021|

To celebrate the festive season this December and get everyone in the spirit for the holidays, we will be running a series of Christmas dance workshops on Monday 20th December 10am - 3pm at Birchwood [...]

October Half Term Holiday Workshops!

September 29th, 2021|

To celebrate the Autumn half term holiday season and get everyone in the spirit for Halloween, we will be running a series of spook-tacular themed dance workshops during the Half Term break. These workshops will [...]

Launching our NEW ACRO classes this September!

August 19th, 2021|

We are leaping and somersaulting over the moon to announce our NEW ACRO classes are launching at VBDance this   September. All 4 classes are nearly sold out, but there's still a little bit of [...]

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August 10th, 2021|Tags: |

VBDance Founder and Director Victoria Bremner is delighted to announce that alongside her First Class BA Honours in Dance and Culture from the University of Surrey, Diploma in Dance Education in Imperial Classical Ballet, Modern [...]

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Dates for your diary

June 29th, 2021|

Sleeping Beauty and Coppélia Ballet Workshops with Sam Rodulfo - Sunday 27th June Autumn Term Priority Registration Opens - W/C 5th July Senior Leavers Dinner - Wednesday 14th July Teddy Bears Picnic Themed Classes for [...]

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Have you got the dancing bug?

June 29th, 2021|

HAVE YOU GOT THE DANCING BUG? Did you know that all fully enrolled VBDancers are welcome to a complimentary taster in another genre of their choice? So why not try something new before we break [...]

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Student Mentoring

June 29th, 2021|

VOLUNTEERING We would like to express our gratitude to VBDancers who have kindly offered to volunteer assisting in our classes at VBDance. It is an absolute pleasure having you and knowing you feel inspired to [...]

Launching our NEW Acro Classes this July!

June 29th, 2021|

We are absolutely thrilled to announce we shall be adding Acro to the timetable from September. We have received a huge amount of interest in these classes and more details are to follow soon. Current [...]

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June/July News

June 23rd, 2021|

Dear Parents and Students, It's been lovely to see so many enthusiastic dancers working hard in their classes this Summer and to welcome many new faces to VBDance too! Here is a bumper newsletter for [...]

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Burgess Hill Girls Clubs – Autumn 2021

June 22nd, 2021|

After school dance classes on Tuesday’s at Burgess Hill Girls Our fun-filled ballet, tap and modern dance classes focus on building your child’s self-esteem whilst laying the foundation of outstanding dance technique. Beyond the weekly [...]

The London Ballet Company

June 16th, 2021|

Congratulations to Junior VBDancer Phoebe who has been offered a place as a London Ballet Company Associate for 2021-2022. Well done Phoebe love from all of us at VBDance!    

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Guest Workshops Sunday 27th June – Booking Now Live!

June 16th, 2021|

Special Opportunity for VBDancers Sunday 27th June!! Following some fantastic online workshops and relationships VBDance have built with professional performers and dancers during lockdown we are delighted to announce that Sam Rodulfo will be visiting [...]

English Youth Ballet

May 26th, 2021|

Congratulations to Alice, Phoebe and Martha who successfully auditioned to perform in The Nutcracker with English Youth Ballet at The Hawth this November. English Youth Ballet perform full length productions of classical ballets with professional [...]

Birchwood Grove Ballet Club Returns!

May 26th, 2021|

We are delighted to announce our Ballet club is finally returning to Birchwood Grove and would love to invite Reception and Year 1 girls and boys to come along and join us this June and [...]

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Benefits of Ballet Classes for the Under 5’s

May 17th, 2021|

As the easing of lockdown road map progresses, we have seen a surge in parents and carers of young children from 2-5 years of age make contact with us at VBDance in their search for [...]

Summer Club 2021 Booking Now Live!

April 28th, 2021|

Come and join us for Summer Club Monday 26th - Thursday 29th July! Your children will be provided with a fantastic opportunity to dance the week away, make new friends, have heaps of fun and [...]

Welcome Back! Summer Term 2021

April 15th, 2021|

We absolutely cannot wait to welcome back our VBDancers this term! All parents and carers of current and new dancers at the school should have received a reminder email of classes and covid protocol for [...]

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New Website!

February 11th, 2021|

We are thrilled to have now launched our fresh 'new' look website at VBDance.com. Not only is this a fantastic welcome to all new and prospective VBDancers, but also a wonderful source of information for [...]

February Lockdown Online Bonus Calendar

February 7th, 2021|

Please see below our fabulous schedule of online events to keep the VBDancers ‘dancing happy’ this February. We would love to see as many of you involved as possible. To book on, simply make [...]