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Classes & Workshops

Regular dance classes in the Aubretia Dance Studio, Watford

  • Thursdays 11am-12pm: Elementary classes

  • Thursdays 7:30pm-9:30pm: Advanced classes

  • Saturday 11am-12pm: 1-2-1 class

  • Sunday 10am-11am: Children's classes

Regular dance classes in the Chinese Community Centre in London Chinatown

2 Leicester Ct, London WC2H 7DW

  • Mondays 1:00pm to 3:00pm: Elementary Classes

  • Mondays 3:00pm to 5:00pm: Advanced Classes

Elementary classes are in introduction level, it suits those who have little or no dance experience, as well as who wanted to pick up dance from times ago and/or progress into next level. This class is designed to build up to performing level.

Elementary class descriptions

Class structure

A typical class starts with a warm-up, stretching and/or ballet basics depends on level, to prepare and condition body, improve strength and flexibility, follows by Chinese classical dance basics Shenyun (身韵) and techniques depends on level, then a portion of a performing dance depends on which level and could be completed by continuously attending the consequent classes.

Advanced class descriptions

Advanced classes are for those who have dance experience and wish to improve and challenge themselves in more difficult movements, rhythm and techniques of Chinese dances. This class is designed for performing level.

Regular dance classes in the Aubretia Dance Studio, Old Street, London

SoapBox Islington Youth Centre, 69-85 Old Street, London, EC1V 9HX

  • Tuesday 18:00pm to 20:00pm: Intermediate and Advanced classes

On 17th June 2019, Ms. Lijun Bi was filmed by the BBC1. She was featured of teaching Chinese classical dance in the London Chinese Community Centre (伦敦华人中心). The documentary is titled: A Very British History: The British Chinese.

It was broadcast on 3rd February 2020 on BBC1.

  • Sunday 12:30pm-1:30pm: Chinese Dance Class, Suitable for Intermediate level.

  • Monday 3:00pm-4:00pm: Chinese Square Dance Class, suitable for elementary level.

  • Thursday 5pm-6pm: Chinese Dance Class, Advanced class suitable for performing level.

Important Update: Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Following the government’s recent announcement asking the nation to stay at home, all in-person dance classes were suspended to protect the public.

From 6th April 2020 all dance classes have been taught online via Zoom. Regular classes currently running are listed below. All of these classes are taught in English. If you have special requirements, please contact Aubretia Dance studio via email.

From each class, we have one Star Student showcase their work here. Congratulations!

  • Our Chinese Folk Dance online class ( 7th - 28th April 2020) Star Student, Ms. Sandra Lehmann from Germany, completed Tibetan dance and this is her showcase:
  • Our Chinese Classical Dance online class (12th May - 16th June 2020) Star Student, Ms. Daiqian Chen from London UK, completed Fang Deng Xing and this is part of her showcase:
  • Our Chinese Han Tang Dance online class (23rd June - 28th July 2020) Star Student, Ms. Stella Qian Cheng from Birmingham UK, completed Qing Ping Yue and this is her showcase:
  • Our Chinese Dai Dance online class (13th August - 17th September 2020) Star Student, to be announced.