Performing Arts Courses & Classes in London

From acting classes to a full range of music courses, comedy to dance, enjoy a performing arts course at Build in the evenings, daytimes or at weekends. We offer a range of fantastic dance classes from contemporary dance, tap dance to belly dancing classes plus voice, speech and communication courses to improve your vocal delivery and communication. We're in the centre of London with excellent facilities and expert tutors who are brilliant at communicating their enthusiasm. What will you choose?

Got a question? For music courses call 020 7492 2630 and for drama, dance and speech courses call 020 7492 2542.

Connectivity on 222-66-889-99 Monday-Friday between 10am-5pm. 

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  1. Sing folk

    Weekend
    Course Date: Sat 19 Oct 2019 (and 1 other date)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Learn to sing in the folk style and build a repertoire of folk songs. Explore folk singing and vocal technique in a highly practical workshop. n.b. no class meetings on 9th and 16th November.

    Tutor: Allison Sleator [external website].
    Full fee: £139.00
    Senior fee: £139.00
    Concession: £85.00

  2. Accents: North American standard and regional

    Weekend
    Course Date: Sun 20 Oct 2019 (and 2 other dates)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    How to speak with confidence and authenticity in a North American or Broadcast Standard accent as well as a couple of regional American accents as time permits.
    Full fee: £119.00
    Senior fee: £119.00

  3. Technical singing class

    Weekend
    Course Date: Sun 20 Oct 2019 (and 1 other date)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Refresh your singing with a short technical course. Put together an impactful warm up routine, improve your understanding of technique and how it affects your singing. Suitable for intermediate level singers in classical style.
    Full fee: £119.00
    Senior fee: £119.00
    Concession: £73.00

  4. Contemporary dance: taster

    Weekend
    Course Date: Sat 26 Oct 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Our fun taster session is a great way to try a class and to meet our friendly team of professionals who will guide you through some of the basics and answer your questions, so you can be sure that a course is right for you. As well as being a dynamic introduction to a creative discipline, these sessions give you a clear idea of what you can expect. Open to anyone interested in dance, with or without previous experience.
    Full fee: £19.00
    Senior fee: £19.00
    Concession: £19.00

  5. Transcribe jazz solos

    Weekend
    Course Date: Sun 27 Oct 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    A study and sharing group for experienced jazz players with a good working knowledge of harmony and experience of improvising. We will focus on in-depth listening and transcription of recorded examples by well known jazz musicians. Sessions will include some in-class demonstration and performance opportunities. Course dates: 27th October, 1st December, 19th January 2020, 1st March, 26th April and 31st May.
    Full fee: £189.00
    Senior fee: £189.00
    Concession: £115.00

  6. Music theory: grade 2

    Weekend
    Course Date: Sun 27 Oct 2019 (and 1 other date)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Develop your knowledge of musical language by learning to read and write rhythm and melody in simple and compound time. Explore the concept of ledger lines, minor scales, intervals, and common key signatures, terms and signs.
    Full fee: £139.00
    Senior fee: £139.00
    Concession: £85.00

  7. Drama therapy: intermediate

    Weekend
    Course Date: Sat 2 Nov 2019 (and 1 other date)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Investigate the role and function of drama therapy as a working model on this intensive course. Looking at a range of drama tools that can be used in therapeutic settings, you will explore aspects of Playback Theatre and Forum Theatre as methods for engaging with others. Fun, insightful and packed with tools you can use, this is a great introduction to applying theatrical processes to therapy.
    Full fee: £139.00
    Senior fee: £139.00
    Concession: £85.00

  8. Flamenco: beginners

    Weekend
    Course Date: Sat 2 Nov 2019 (and 3 other dates)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Learn fundamental flamenco dance moves, steps and rhythms in an energising and supportive atmosphere. Experience the rich complexity of this Andalucian Gypsy art form, and develop presence, fitness and coordination. Please note that there is no class on Saturday 16 November.
    Full fee: £89.00
    Senior fee: £89.00
    Concession: £54.00

  9. Solo swing and jive: beginners

    Weekend
    Course Date: Sat 2 Nov 2019 (and 2 other dates)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Do you enjoy vintage social dancing events but don' t have a partner? Looking to nail those moves and increase your freestyle confidence? Then this is the course for you! We will work on basic foot-work sequences and steps of authentic jazz dancing and Rhythm & Blues Strolls, progressing to faster pace flick kicks and turns for jive and Rock ’n' Roll dances. No partner required!
    Full fee: £119.00
    Senior fee: £119.00
    Concession: £119.00

  10. Dance science 1

    Weekend
    Course Date: Sat 2 Nov 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    This is an introduction into the science behind the physical practice and profession of dance. The course will introduce you to the foundations of Dance Science. Learn about the physiological and physical elements of dance, how to prevent injuries and to gain knowledge and understanding on how to train and maintain the body for dance. Develop your knowledge and understanding of the key principles and practices which underpin this area of study through theory and practical based classes.
    Full fee: £119.00
    Senior fee: £119.00
    Concession: £73.00

  11. Contact Tango: beginners

    Weekend
    Course Date: Sat 2 Nov 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Contact Tango is an exploration of the encounter between two creative dance forms: contact improvisation and Tango. By using principles of these two styles, we find new ways of dancing in connection with different partners with freedom, joy and creativity. Ideal for people who would like to enjoy moving in partnership to music without having to remember complex sequences.
    Full fee: £99.00
    Senior fee: £99.00
    Concession: £60.00

  12. ABRSM jazz piano syllabus

    Weekend
    Course Date: Sun 3 Nov 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    A unique opportunity for classical piano teachers to become familiar with the piano syllabus materials (style, harmony and improvisation) at grades 1-5, and develop your understanding of how to prepare candidates for exams. Once enrolled, you will be advised of a discount avilable when you purchase the relevant ABRSM materials.
    Full fee: £159.00
    Senior fee: £159.00
    Concession: £97.00

  13. Find and use your teacher voice

    Weekend
    Course Date: Sun 3 Nov 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Are you a teacher of adult, secondary or primary level, either established or in training? Improve the way you communicate with students through appropriate and structured vocal exercises and thus develop your practice.
    Full fee: £99.00
    Senior fee: £99.00
    Concession: £99.00

  14. Salsa: beginners

    Weekend
    Course Date: Sun 3 Nov 2019 (and 2 other dates)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Join us for an energetic and intensive introduction to Salsa. Learn a new skill whilst having fun and discover the origins and cultural context of this passionate dance. No need to bring a partner, part of the fun is meeting new people but most of all learning a new dance style whilst having a good time.
    Full fee: £89.00
    Senior fee: £89.00
    Concession: £54.00

  15. World music: Township tunes

    Weekend
    Course Date: Sun 3 Nov 2019 (and 1 other date)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Four sessions led by Paul Bartholomew during which you will explore groovy repertoire of South Africa, from Kwela jive to Mbqunga and jazz. Ensemble playing and opportunities to improvise. All instruments welcome, although rhythm section players should check vacancies with the Music department prior to enrolling. Piano places filled. Rhythm section places are limited : please contact the Music department prior to enrolling to check vacancies.
    Full fee: £119.00
    Senior fee: £119.00
    Concession: £73.00

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