All Sorts of Performing Arts was established in 2014 as a non profit theatre school. We offer children (3-18 Yrs) in the Worcester area classes, workshops & performance opportunities where they can gain confidence and experience throughout the Performing Arts. Currently we offer Musical Theatre, Cheer Dance, Drama, Technique, Freestyle Dance Gym, Ballet , Street Dance, Lighting & Sound, Costume & Prop making. We also work closely with local schools providing PPA & after school sessions. As well as this we provide entertainment at local events support local charities & residential care homes.
Since opening the school it has grown from strength to strength with increasing membership. All Sorts follow the UKA Dance medals and grades. We have gained 100% pass rate for exams. We as a school have performed at many local Worcester events and have attended auditions for a well known TV talent show. Students are given the help and support to enable them to increase their confidence, social interaction skills throughout live events & productions of which we produce twice a year. We at All Sorts pride ourselves on team work supplying professional guidance from our qualified teachers and with the help of our outstanding volunteer team.
This year is an exciting time for the school as we now have our own permanent base with a fully equipt theatre stage built by outstanding volunteers, new equipment to support the students development in classes .
We are now currently applying for funding for mirrors!
UKA Dance, formally known as the United Kingdom Alliance (UKA), is a dance teaching and examination board based in Blackpool, England, and operates internationally.
UKA Dance was established in 1902 and provides training in a range of dance styles, with examination syllabi for students, and training courses for people wishing to become certified dance teachers.
UKA Dance exists primarily as a dance training and examination board. For students, UKA Dance provides training opportunities with qualified dance teachers worldwide, both in private and mainstream dance education. Training is available in a wide range of dance disciplines, with examinations leading to a range of awards and certificates for successful candidates, including vocational examinations for students who wish to pursue a career in professional dance. Examinations and awards are available for a variety of ages and abilities.
UKA Dance also awards dance teaching qualifications and has a certification programme for dance students and professionals who wish to gain a recognised dance teaching qualification. There are three levels of qualification that certify teachers to enter candidates for examinations, they are Associate, Licentiate and Fellowship. Fellowship is the highest level of qualification and teachers who have reached this level may apply to become examiners.
UKA Dance are an awarding body validated by the Council for Dance Education and Training. At UKA Dance, they assist dance teachers worldwide by providing their pupils with Achievement Awards for all ages & abilities, in all styles of Dance & Drama. They also provide Teaching Qualifications and are proud to help, encourage and support their members in all dance disciplines to establish and develop their business. Corporate members of: British Dance Council Sport and Recreation Alliance Scottish Official Board of Highland Dancing. Beyond dance training and examinations.
UKA Dance is also one of the World's foremost organisations in the field of competitive dancing, and in this role organises numerous competitions, dance festivals and championships both in the UK and is influential in the regulation and adjudication of such competitions.