Welcome to the Upper Circle Academy…
The Upper Circle Academy is a premier performing arts academy aiming to nurture individual creativity and inner confidence in young performing artists. We are based in Skerries, North County Dublin, Ireland where we have studio classes running throughout the year.
The UCA have a team of enthusiastic and talented instructors covering a wide range of subjects, including: Musical Theatre / Dance Class, Hip-Hop, Speech & Drama, Singing / Glee Club, aiming to further develop self-confidence, interpersonal skills and creativity in the younger generation.
Students of UCA are encouraged to take Speech & Drama graded examinations but this is not essential. This is optional for those who wish to gain their grades as they go forward with the classes. For timetable, venues and fee structures please go to the ‘Academy’ Tab above and select from the list provided.
Our adult classes consist of Jazz Ballet Dance Classes, Stott Pilates Classes, Zumba Fitness Classes and Zumba Gold Classes.
We welcome all students willing to further their knowledge of dance and Performing Arts from 3 years to adults.
All children’s classes will commence on Thursday September 13th 2012.
Bookings now being taken for both child and adult classes.
Adult STOTT Pilates Matwork Classes which is a low impact class focusing on strengthening core , improving posture, preventing injury and gives you a greater mind – body awareness.
ZUMBA FITNESS – DITCH THE WORKOUT! JOIN THE PARTY!*
Latin Inspired Dance Fitness Class – Lose Weight Without knowing you are working out! This class is for everyone even those who think they can’t dance!
ZUMBA GOLD – PARTY ON!*
The Lower Impact easy-to-follow latin inspired dance fitness party.
Specifically designed for the Active Elder / Mature Mover for those just starting on a path of fitness and those who want to learn the basic steps before going into the main Zumba Fitness Class. A great class that improves cognitive function, circulation and fitness with a party atmosphere that keeps you enjoying an active social life. Although the video shows women only this class is for both male and female students.
As an alternative to other fitness classes we also offer adult dance classes which prove to be great fun for all, covering different styles of dance so there will always be something you will enjoy.
Latest UCA News…
*Teachers Summer Course 2013 has now been approved by the Dept. of Education. So bookings now being taken. A lot of interest so early booking is advisable to confirm your place. *
GIFT VOUCHERS AVAILABLE NOW
Give the gift of fitness and fun to loved ones who could benefit from a number of different classes with the added bonus of an active social life.
New Terms of Pilates Commence
Monday 6th May 2013
Beginners / Intermediate 6.30 – 7.30pm
Tuesday 7th May 2013
General Level 9.30 – 10.30am
Wednesday 8th May 2013
Intermediate 7.00 – 8.00pm
ZUMBA FITNESS & ZUMBA GOLD & Zumbatomic
Zumba with Margaret
Lusk Scouts Den
Thursday 11th April 8.30 – 9.30pm (6 Week term)
Zumba with Kevin
St. Patrick’s Senior School, Skerries
Mondays 15th April – 7.30 – 8.30pm (6 Week term)
Wednesdays 17th April – 8.00 – 9.00pm (6 Week term)
Skerries Community Centre, Dance Studio
Tuesday – 16th April – 11.30am – 12.15pm
Zumbatomic for kids will return in September.
Not til September 13 if the interest is back.