Fees

All courses take place on Saturdays except where stated. Please note all fees quoted are exclusive of VAT. Examinations are offered on most courses for pupils who wish to take them.

General Courses

Acting

Pupils are encouraged to develop physical and vocal skills in imaginative ways through games, improvisation and by interacting with others. Characterisation, text work and performance skills are also explored.

Aged 5 yrs+ (30 minutes): £43 per term
Aged approx. 7 yrs to adult (60 minutes):  £75 per term

Singing

Pupils study everything from light opera to rock and develop their solo skills as well as learning how to harmonise in groups. The importance of correct breathing and vocal technique is considered a vital part of class work.

From 7 yrs to adult (60 minutes):  £75 per term

Musical Production

Musical Production is unique to Italia Conti.  Pupils present their combined acting, singing and dancing skills in production numbers from well known musicals and popular songs. Teachers encourage pupils to develop and use their personalities.

Ages 3 – 6 years (30 minutes): £43 per term
Ages 7+ (60 minutes):  £75 per term

Jazz Dance

Jazz fills the commercial world of dance.  Originally based on a basic ballet technique, the influence of street dance has developed jazz dance to encompass many different styles and challenges.

From approx. 7 yrs to adult (60 minutes): £75 per term

Ballet

Ballet technique forms the basis of all dance forms.  Training demands discipline, effort and dedication.  Examinations and assessments may be taken by suitable candidates.

Saturday all grades / Evenings Thursday / Friday classes as listed on relevant term date  sheet

Pre -Primary to Grade 1 (30 minutes): £43 per term
Grade 2 and above (60 minutes): £75 per term

Modern Dance

Modern is designed to give the dancer style.  Technical exercises and routine work are offered up to Teacher’s level.

Primary to Grade 1 (30 minutes): £43 per term
Grade 2 and above (60 minutes): £75 per term

Tap

Tap remains an essential skill for all dancers.  Italia Conti concentrates on free-style tap and examinations are offered to Teachers level.

Primary to Grade 1 (30 minutes): £43 per term
Grade 2 and above (60 minutes): £75 per term

For Younger Children

These classes provide a fun introduction to the performing arts for the very young.  As the child develops, at the discretion of the teaching staff, they can join classes in other disciplines.  Please note, however, children cannot join Acting classes until at least 5 years and Singing classes until at least 7 years.

Children aged 3 and 4 years are welcome to join Italia Conti in the following classes. Each last 30 minutes per class and cost £42 per term:

  • Primary musical production
  • Pre-primary Ballet
  • Pre-Primary Tap (age 4+)

Examination Classes

Speech and Drama (leading to LAMDA awards)

These classes concentrate on voice production and acting technique.  Students have the option to take a LAMDA examination in verse and prose speaking, acting and improvisation.

Classes held Saturday   times as listed on timetable

All levels 60 minutes £75 per term

Singing (leading to  LCM Musical Theatre Awards)

Saturdays

Beginners to Grade 4 60 minutes £75 per term
Grade 5 and above 60 minutes £75 per term

Specialist Courses

Performing Arts  Course

This course has been devised to introduce students to the skills required, in order to pursue a successful career in the performing arts. Students benefit from a full performer’s training in all disciplines and are expected to reach a standard which will allow them to compete for full time training courses at F.E level.  Students are especially encouraged to apply for entry into the Italia Conti Academy in London, and Italia Conti Guildford.

Saturdays 9 – 6pm

Junior: £402 per term
Inter/Senior: £448 per term

Youth  Theatre  Group  Friday  Evening

Junior: 5pm – 6:30pm
Inter / Senior:  6.30pm – 8pm

£93.00 per term

Street

Ages 6+ 60 minutes £75 per term