Performing arts

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. 

Performing arts highlights

Acting and theatre

Acting and theatre

Dance

Dance

Music

Music

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  1. Stand-up comedy: develop your material

    Course Date: Mon 14 Jan 2019 (and 1 other date)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Develop your stand-up comedy skills further in this comprehensive and supportive workshop where you can create new material and enhance your impact as you develop new techniques and writing insights.
    Full fee: £99.00
    Senior fee: £79.00
    Concession: £60.00

  2. Bass guitar: advanced

    Course Date: Mon 14 Jan 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Develop your skills as a bassist, your understanding of rhythm, melodic roles, and playing with an ensemble or backing tracks. In this extension course we will focus on groove playing in R&B, reggae and Latin styles. It is essential you can read for bass. Please bring your own bass guitar and lead (amps provided).
    Full fee: £199.00
    Senior fee: £159.00
    Concession: £121.00

  3. Classical ballet: beginners

    Course Date: Mon 14 Jan 2019 (and 8 other dates)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Designed for the complete beginner or for those wanting to go back to basics. Develop knowledge and skill in this enjoyable Ballet class which provides a fun and satisfying way to improve alignment, muscle tone, flexibility and coordination. The classes will also help to improve any other dance styles you might be practising.
    Full fee: £149.00
    Senior fee: £119.00
    Concession: £91.00

  4. Music theory: grade 1

    Course Date: Mon 14 Jan 2019 (and 2 other dates)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Learn the basic principles of musical language and notation: rhythmic values, time signatures, pitch on treble and bass clefs, simple major scales, intervals and key signatures, and the most common musical terms and signs.
    Full fee: £129.00
    Senior fee: £103.00
    Concession: £79.00

  5. Sing with confidence

    Course Date: Mon 14 Jan 2019 (and 2 other dates)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    If you are nervous of singing in public, feel scared to open your mouth or just want to know a bit more about how your voice works, then this is the course for you. Classes are fun and informative, and cover a wide range of musical styles.
    Full fee: £149.00
    Senior fee: £104.00
    Concession: £75.00

  6. Prepare for opera

    Course Date: Mon 14 Jan 2019 (and 2 other dates)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Explore classical operatic repertoire in this advanced-level workshop. Learn which styles and repertoires suit your particular voice-type. You must have at least four years' classical vocal tuition and be able to learn new repertoire quickly.
    Full fee: £249.00
    Senior fee: £249.00
    Concession: £152.00

  7. Choir at lunchtime

    Choir at lunchtime

    Course Date: Mon 14 Jan 2019 (and 8 other dates)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Come and spend your lunchtime singing. It's good for the mind, body and spirit. Sing music from across all genres, have fun and leave with a spring in your step. There's no better pick-me-up at lunchtime!
    Full fee: £119.00
    Senior fee: £83.00
    Concession: £60.00

  8. Acting: beginners

    Course Date: Mon 14 Jan 2019 (and 11 other dates)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Explore the fundamentals of acting on this practical course designed for people with little or no experience. Increase your confidence and discover your potential in a safe and exciting environment.
    Full fee: £179.00
    Senior fee: £143.00
    Concession: £109.00

  9. Classical ballet: improvers

    Course Date: Mon 14 Jan 2019 (and 5 other dates)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    We will focus on developing ballet technique using barre, centre work and allegro exercises. Suitable for those who have completed at least one year of our beginner's ballet classes or equivalent and have a good grasp of the basic techniques and terminology.
    Full fee: £149.00
    Senior fee: £119.00
    Concession: £91.00

  10. Piano/keyboards foundation: module 3

    Course Date: Mon 14 Jan 2019 (and 7 other dates)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    This is the final module of our foundation year of piano classes. If you have completed ‘Piano/keyboards foundation: module 2’ or and have existing keyboard and music reading skills, this course will further develop your technique and musicianship. Taught in the digital piano classroom, with one keyboard per student.
    Full fee: £229.00
    Senior fee: £183.00
    Concession: £140.00

  11. Piano: transition to workshop A

    Course Date: Mon 14 Jan 2019 (and 8 other dates)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    For pianists with around three years' experience. Improve your finger technique, coordination, phrasing and music reading, and your confidence! Taught in the digital keyboard classroom with work on acoustic pianos.
    Full fee: £189.00
    Senior fee: £151.00
    Concession: £115.00

  12. Introduction to musical analysis: module 1

    Course Date: Mon 14 Jan 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    An introduction to the major building blocks of music. Learn about melody, harmony, texture, rhythm, form and performance directions, and how to recognise these facets within further areas of study. Tutor: Pauline Greene

    This course has a scheduled break week: 18th February.
    Full fee: £189.00
    Senior fee: £151.00
    Concession: £115.00

  13. Accents for actors: improvers

    Course Date: Mon 14 Jan 2019 (and 1 other date)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Expand your skillset as an actor by mastering some more ‘challenging’ accents which will include Glasgow, Belfast, Newcastle and others to be negotiated in class. An invaluable skill for all working actors.
    Full fee: £189.00
    Senior fee: £189.00
    Concession: £115.00

  14. Music theory: grade 5

    Course Date: Tue 15 Jan 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Learn about irregular metre, tenor clef, major and minor keys to six flats/sharps, primary triads, cadences, and standard expression signs. Essential for anyone taking higher grade practical exams.
    Full fee: £189.00
    Senior fee: £151.00
    Concession: £115.00

  15. Composition techniques: advanced

    Course Date: Tue 15 Jan 2019 (and 2 other dates)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Develop your skills in composing. Analyse selected techniques and apply them to your own composition practice. Good music theory knowledge needed (grade 5 minimum). Mid-term break 19th February.
    Full fee: £229.00
    Senior fee: £183.00
    Concession: £140.00

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