Workshops and classes


Workshops and classes

All year round, we provide a programme of activities consisting of classes, workshops, performances and events.Details of current and upcoming events can be found in our events calendar whilst here you can find further details of some of the established groups that we work with to provide opportunities around the district.

An exciting project supported by Epping Forest District Council. The Red Balloon Family Ltd offers top quality performing arts activities for children and young people in the district.For further information visit or call Luke on 020 3086 8186.
Epping Forest Music Schools are run by Essex Music Services. Each music school offers a variety of lessons and the opportunity to take part in different ensembles. If you are interested in learning more about what each school offers please contact the Teacher In Charge, details as listed below

St. John's Music School

St. John's School, Bury Lane, Epping, Essex CM16 5JBTeacher in Charge - Julia Williams - email 

Roding Valley Music School

Roding Valley High School, Alderton Hill, Loughton, Essex IG10 3JATeacher in Charge - Robert Wickes - call 07802 866829 

Ongar Music School

Chipping Ongar Primary School, Greensted Road, Ongar, Essex CM5 9LATeacher in Charge - Chris Burn - call 01277 362416 Concessions are available through the Essex County Council Voucher Scheme. For more details please contact the Teacher in Charge.

Our youth dance programme is widening the opportunities available to children and young people, getting them involved in dance and helping them to get fitter whilst having fun. We work in partnership with a number of schools, providing after-school dance clubs for their pupils.

Dance Your Socks Off

If you are, or are about to be, a qualified dance teacher who enjoys teaching children of all ages or specialises in a particular style of dance then we want to hear from you!For more information on teaching opportunities contact our Dance Engagement Officer on 01992 716882 or email

Dance Mapping Project

The dance mapping project is a database of different dance clubs and classes for all ages in the district. It helps us to identify what other classes are needed in the relevant areas and helps residents to find the right class for them.If you run a dance club and would like it included in the project, please contact us on 01992 716882 or email


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Telephone: 01992 716882

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