What We Teach


full potential

Our aim is to bring the joy of dancing and theatre into the studio and give everyone the opportunity to learn and perform with confidence, whether a student attends once weekly for fun or is considering dance and theatre as a career, the skills acquired in class will be incorporated into many aspects of their lives. Building confidence, self discipline, promoting team work as well as being able to work individually, we help students unleash their potential.

classical ballet

Classical Ballet classes follow the Royal Academy of Dance syllabus. Developing poise, posture, artistry, musicality and performance quality students explore the joy of dance and the classical technique.

Our Ballet classes are built to ensure students have an anatomical awareness which is vital to successful execution of the ballet technique. Supported by regular examinations for those who wish to take them.

Learn classical ballet with New Forest Academy of Dance.
Learn tap dancing with New Forest Academy of Dance.

tap dancing

Tap Dancing is one of the most fun dance forms, from the styles of Fred Astaire and Gene Kelly, through to the latest modern influences, tap dance has and will continue to be enjoyed and admired by many.

The ISTD syllabus has introduced exciting grades, based on American tap styles, encouraging a strong sense of rhythm as well as developing a sense of performance. Pupils can start from the age of 4 and examinations with the Imperial society of Teachers of Dancing can be taken.

Musical Theatre

These fun, exciting, engaging sessions will build confidence, build knowledge of the musicals by combining song dance and script to bring the joy of theatre to the studio!

Our classes enable students to develop their creativity, express emotion, build on their social skills and self confidence whilst learning the different techniques used for performance on stage.

Explore musical theatre with New Forest Academy of Dance.
Discover contemporary dance with New Forest Academy of Dance.

Contemporary dance

Contemporary dance was developed during the mid-twentieth century and has since grown to become one of the dominant genres for formally trained dancers throughout the world.

Although originally formed by and borrowing from classical, modern, and jazz styles, it has come to incorporate elements from many styles of dance.

Boys only!

Boys only! class is as it says on the tin, this class is catered to boys and will explore different styles of dance and focus on developing the male dancer.

A fun and energetic class where boys can build confidence and creativity through dance.

The New Forest Academy of Dance also offer a boys only class.

Coaching & Private lesson timetable

Please see your teacher or contact us for more info.



dancing shoes!

To sign up for your trial sessions fill out the registration form with details in the notes box about the classes you are interested in (Ballet, Tap, Musical Theatre and so on). We will then contact you with all you need to know about the best classes for you and how book your taster sessions! The NFAD team are looking forward to welcoming you to the school!


07842 270511

The Lymington Centre, New street, Lymington, SO41 9BQ

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