Welcome to Urban City
The number one Street Dance and performing arts school, providing dance classes in Crawley, East Grinstead and Horsham. We pride ourselves on being one of the most professional and up to date dance schools in and around the Mid Sussex area catering to all levels and ages. We hold weekly Street Dance classes for both boys and girls, taught by some of the best and most experienced teachers in the area, these classes are guaranteed to transform you as a dancer and push you to the next level.
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At Urban City Dance we provide you with top quality weekly dance classes taught by some of the most experienced teachers in the area. Our classes are for every boy and girl wishing to learn. We cater for the beginner right through to advanced level. The main focus for us is for our students to have fun whilst learning, We believe children learn and take in information a lot quicker if there enjoying what there doing therefore every one of our classes are energetic, infectious but at the same time highly educational. Our teachers are here to pass on there skill's to students wishing to learn and make sure they give you the very best training possible.
We make sure we supply our students with professional master classes taught by dancers currently on tour or performing in stage and television shows. Its so important to us to keep our students up to date with today's ever changing industry. Should any of our students wish to carry on there training and want to take dance as a career this ensures our student know what there doing and what to expect when taking that next step. Our guest teachers have worked on shows such as X Factor, MTV, Disney and so on..
We have been lucky enough to perform at some amazing events over the years. The Urban City Dance Troupe are often asked to perform at local festivals, road shows and various Dance events all over the South East. Our students love to perform and wow the crowds. By becoming a student and showing hard work and dedication you can also join our dancers on tour, you will be guaranteed to gain some of the best local on stage experiences possible.
Urban City support Flawless on their nationwide tour this September when they come to the Hawth Theatre in Crawley.
Urban City are proud and extremely excited to announce that they will be supporting Flawless on their nationwide Chase The Dream, the Reeboot tour.
After winning the Rep your City competition, Urban City are ecstatic and eager to get in to the studio to start work on new material, "we hope and want to impress the Flawless boys even further, they have always been such an inspiration to us and we can't wait to get working on this, we're going to make some magic for you" said one of Urban City dancers... Flawless will be coming to Crawley this September and we are honored to have been selected to support this incredible dance crew, we can't wait to get working on this... Come along and see us while we support the amazing Flawless.
3rd of September - The Hawth Crawley
Urban up your Summer with The Urban City Summer School.
Crawley 30th July - 2nd August.
East Grinstead 6th August - 9th August.
Calling all 5-16 year olds... Urban up your summer with our 4-day street dance camp! Come along and enjoy a dance experience like no other complete with a showcase for family and friends.
Here at Urban City we design our holiday camps so you get the very best. By the end of the week you will leave feeling like you have really learnt the true art of becoming a dancer and performer. You will not only go through the latest style of choreography from the commercial world but also feel physically ready by strengthening and stretching each day in class. Your days will consist of a warm up, followed by intense classes getting you ready to show off your skills to friends and family by the end of the week.
For more information or to book a space in our Crawley or East Grinstead camps please email us at: email@example.com
Urban City's The Division open the show for An Evening with Peter Andre.
The Division burst on to the stage at the Hawth theatre in Crawley last week as they supported Peter Andre for part of his tour. The Urban City dance troupe were more than happy to warm up the Crawley crowd before the main man himself appeared on stage to interact with his fans.
The Division performed a seven minute number including music from Justin Timberlake, Bruno Mars and Micheal Jackson.
With lots more exciting performances from the dance group this year make sure you keep your eye on our On The Road tour.
The Division are made up of dancers from Crawley, East Grinstead & Horsham, all of which attend the Urban City dance school.
April 2018 Masterclass with Steven Thompson
Urban City are proud to bring to you our first masterclass for 2018 with Steven Thompson!
The honorary IMMABEAST member has some strong credits under his belt including dance captain for Thriller Live in the West End, appearing as a semi-finalist with his dance crew on Britain's Got Talent and has worked on the British movie StreetDance 2. Steven has also been performing on some of the UK's biggest platforms including the UK's biggest dance event, Move It and has been sharing his experiences and knowledge with dancers across Europe and the UK - including teaching classes at the ever popular Studio 68 in London. From choreography to tricking, tumbling and gymnastics Steven has got the whole package!
Whether your a student of ours or if like us you just have mad love for dance and want a taste of today's dance scene, come along and learn some skills from Steven.
SATURDAY 28 APRIL 2018
SACKVILLE DANCE STUDIO
BOYS AND GIRLS AGED 8-16 YEARS
For more information or to book a space please contact us on 07709 146 493 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Urban City support Diversity
Towards the end of the Summer some of our boys and girls hit the road and travelled 150 miles across country to support Diversity at DanceFest 2017. Our dancers got their number together in just three days before jumping on our coach - The Urbanator. What fun we had and what an honour it was to share the stage with Diversity and perform to a crowd of over 6,000. We love being able to provide our school with opportunities like these and are so proud of every one of our dancers.
To see what some of dancers got up to take a little peek at some of the footage we caught below.
What Others Say:
"I would like to say a huge thank you to Shaun for being such a fantastic dance teacher with a great personality and never disappearing smile.. I admire his energy, patience, dedication and enthusiasm which he gives to his students. Shaun is a fabulous teacher who knows how to teach children even the most difficult dance moves. He knows how to make them feel the music and enjoy the extensive warm up routines and rehearsal sessions that they do. Really happy that my daughter is one of the Urban City dancers. Keep doing what you are doing guys, you are stars." Oksana Risling - Crawley Parent
“SA Academy and Urban City have given me the opportunity to dance with Diversity, appear in adverts and perform all over the country at some amazing events, I’ve loved every minute of it! I’m now looking to perform as a career and I’m auditioning for top London performing arts schools.” Jordan Nesbit - Ex Student
“I was thrilled to watch SA Academy and Urban City when they performed in Crawley earlier this year. They are a young vibrant group full of energy, talent and skill. I saw them perform in the main shopping area of the town during the opening of the local festival and was amazed at their dance routines. You could feel the energy coming from them .I have never seen so many passers by stop and watch a street event. The square was full. I think everyone was mesmerised by this exceptional group. I shall certainly look forward to seeing them again. If you get a chance to see them – do! You will love them" Brenda Burgess Cllr. - EX Mayor of Crawley
“Shaun’s adult classes are by far the best, his friendly nature makes learning to dance enjoyable. Shaun’s choreography is brilliant and with a new routine each class I’m always looking forward to the next one! I have also made some really good friends and have great fun in participating in projects the Academy are involved in.” Natasha Willson - Adult Class.