Classes

We offer a range of drama and dance classes, designed to expand young imaginations and encourage creativity

Courses must be booked in advance. We have undertaken the following measures to ensure the safety of all our participants.

For every class we run, we offer a limited number of free supported spaces. We also offer a range of referral only classes for vulnerable groups. For more information, please contact participation@pegasustheatre.org.uk

Drama

Meet new people, learn performance and storytelling skills and help devise a brand new piece of drama in this exciting weekly course. Find out what it’s like to be part of a theatre ensemble, working together to bring imagined worlds to life on the Pegasus stage.

Drama 5-8: Tuesdays 4 – 5.00pm

Drama 8-11: Tuesdays 5:30 – 7.00pm  

The courses will run on Tuesdays, from 11 January 2022 to 29 March 2022. There will be no session on 22 February (half term).

You can guarantee your place by paying in full if you wish to, or with a non-refundable first installment payment of £10 and then up to 4 further installments to complete payment, before 10am 23 December. 

There are a limited number of free supported places available. For further information please contact
participation@pegasustheatre.org.uk

For young people aged 11+, take a look at our Young Companies.

Hip Hop Dance

Our Hip Hop dance classes are delivered by our company-in-residence Body Politic.

Body Politic artist, Chiara Stella, will be delivering our Spring Hip Hop dance sessions. Chiara will be teaching a high energy dance class where you can learn new moves, try out your own choreography, and make new friends. You will work together to create a short performance to show to family and friends at the end of term. These courses are open to all levels of experience.

Juniors (8-11): Wednesdays 4 – 5.00pm

Seniors (11-15): Wednesdays 5.30 – 6.30pm  

Serious about dance? Join our Hip Hop Crew and advance your choreography skills. For developing dancers aged 16-25, this weekly class is a chance to learn the artistic and choreographic processes Body Politic adopts when creating professional work. This class is perfect for those looking to take their dance training to the next level. Previous dance experience is recommended.

Crew (16-25): Wednesdays 7 – 8.30pm 

The courses will run on Wednesdays, from 12 January 2022 to 30 March 2022. There will be no sessions on 23 February (half term).

You can guarantee your place by paying in full if you wish to, or with a non-refundable first installment payment of £10 and then up to 4 further installments to complete payment, before 10am Monday 3 January. 

Do you face significant finanical barriers? There are a limited number of free supported places available for all of our classes. For further information, please contact
participation@pegasustheatre.org.uk.

Remix

Remix is a Pegasus project for young refugees, asylum seekers or migrants aged 13-18. Through drama games and exercises, young people develop language skills, confidence and new friendships while working towards a performance that shares their creativity with a wider audience.

Pegasus is very pleased to be partnering with EMBS College in Cowley, Oxford to deliver weekly, Remix sessions to English Language students. 

Remix: Thursdays 10:45-12:45am

Dates for Remix restarting are tbc.

To find out more about Remix, please email 
participation@pegasustheatre.org.uk.

Looking Forward

Pegasus runs two free weekly drama projects funded by BBC Children in Need:  Looking Forward and Acting Out.

Looking Forward is for young women facing a range of challenges in their lives and runs in two groups, 11-14 and 14-18.  The sessions use a variety of art forms to help participants build confidence, self-esteem and an ability to positively interact with their peers, whilst also offering some respite from their day to day challenges.

11-14: Tuesdays 4 – 5.30pm  
14-18: Tuesdays 6 – 7.30pm 

The courses will run on Tuesdays, from 7 September 2021 to 23 November 2021. There will be no sessions on 26 October (half term).

Acceptance on to this project is by referral only.  It is helpful for participants to have an interest in drama, but no previous experience is required. If appropriate for the groups, we provide opportunities to share work with their families and friends at the end of each term.

To find out more about Looking Forward, please email 
participation@pegasustheatre.org.uk.

 

Acting Out

 

Our other free weekly drama project funded by BBC Children in Need is Acting Out.

Acting Out is for children in Years 5 and 6 who are experiencing challenging circumstances at home or school. Sessions are designed to improve and develop participants’ confidence, teamwork, and communication skills. Using drama games and role play, we also introduce a range of theatre skills and techniques.

Acting Out: Mondays 4 – 5.30pm

The course will run on Mondays, starting again in October 2021.

Acceptance on to this project is by referral only. It is helpful for participants to have an interest in drama, but no previous experience is required. If appropriate for the groups, we provide opportunities to share work with their families and friends at the end of each term.

To find out more about Acting Out, please email
participation@pegasustheatre.org.uk.

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Dancin’ Oxford: Family Dance Party

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