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Kindred Spirits Arts
Drama, Dance, Performing Arts & Theatre School | Workshops & Classes
Kindred Spirits provide Drama, Dance, Performing Arts & Theatre Classes & Workshops. We value being inclusive and accessible. Our classes are open to all, as one shared experience.
Kindred Spirits Drama, Dance and Performing Arts formed in 2019. Founders Keziah and Sophie realised that together, they make an amazing team when it comes to teaching performing arts classes and workshops. Both founders have excellent backgrounds in Drama, Dance and Performing Arts.
Keziah is qualified in BA (Hons) Dance from Bath Spa University. She has gone on to complete training in Community Leadership, Community Artist Training and a qualification in Jokering (a hosting and delivery tool within theatre of the oppressed). Kez has also completed Level 1 British Sign Language.
Sophie is a fully qualified Forest School Teacher and is in her third year of teaching children of all ages. She has years of hands on experience in dance, improv, face to face and character based interactive theatrics. She also has experience as a make up artist and is advanced first aid trained.
We teach weekly workshops and classes. Learn dance, drama, singing, musical theatre, make-up artistry and bush crafts with your Kindred Spirits leader. No uniforms, no grades or exams. Just exploration and encouragement in a place where your ideas are treasured and individuality nurtured. All sessions are in accessible locations and cater to a wide range of abilities, ages and interests. Click for more.
Kindred Spirits are happy to collaborate with schools, colleges or universities. We will support your curriculum with regular or one off guest sessions. Subjects include dance, drama, theatre, performance and bush crafts. We also support subjects around self employment, community engagement and inclusion. Click to find out more.
KS run a Dance group for home ed students in Stroud, and a Dance and Drama Class in Gloucester. Sessions are tailored to a theme or topic. We use our unique style of teaching to form a student-led exploration of performance and technique. If you would like to find out more click here.
While we strive to ensure our weekly classes are accessible at Kindred Spirits. Kez also teaches as a freelance facilitator at specialist inclusive groups. All groups aim to create high-quality work. The leaders deliver inclusive, challenging and creative weekly sessions. Please click here for more information about classes and booking.
We don’t save all the fun for term time! School may be out but the Kindred Spirits fun continues… KS run workshops and classes in Drama, Dance, Performing Arts & Theatre during the school holidays. Perfect for keeping the creative mindset. Please click here for information about upcoming activities in school holidays.
Forest School & Bush Crafts
KS are closely linked to Into The Woods Forest School.. Into The Woods run forest school sessions that help children learn, achieve and develop naturally. We run forest school sessions for both primary and secondary schools. We also have a mum’s and toddlers drop in session and we can host children’s birthday parties in Gloucester, Cheltenham Stroud and Cirencester, Gloucestershire. Click for more.
Why Kindred Spirits Drama, Performing Arts, Theatre & Dance Gloucestershire?
Kindred Spirits are highly experienced and qualified. We value inclusivity and accessibility in all we do. All bodies, ages, shapes and sizes, cultures beliefs are welcome at Kindred Spirits. We want your experience with us to be inspiring and enriching. We always put our utmost effort into our time spent with you. Our “inclusive” work shall be just as challenging and effort worthy as our “mainstream” output. Everyone deserves our best.
What You Say : )
“Such talented and creative people. More importantly they have an infectious sense of fun.” – Natalie
(Talking about weekly classes)“It’s a lovely club, like a family already” – Michelle
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Imagination is your most valuable possession… and it’s free!