Welcome to The Helen Laxton School of Dance




Outstanding Results

Congratulations to all pupils who recently took Grades 2,5,6 and 7 RAD examinations. A total of 19 Distinctions with many in the high 80's and 90's and 25 high merits.


New Junior, Senior Lyrical and Contemporary Classes. Specialist Pre School Ballet, Disco,Street Dance and Tap,RDC Hip Hop Training, Academy Adult Ballet.


New Adult Street Dance for Fun and Fitness plus Adult Ballet Classes.







Congratulations / Good Luck

Congratulations / Good Luck to all our pupils who have gained places at top vocational dance schools and universities.


Congratulations to Emma Harris, Emily Roberts, Isobel Rowe to Bird College, Rosie Pritchard to London Studio Centre, Faye Ivory to the Bird School, Molly Foster to Urdang and Tara Ivory to Millenium.


Congratulations to Danika Gawronski, Charlotte Dimond, Laura Male to Chichester University,Molly Brine to Falmouth University, Alice Hobbs to De Montfort University and Corrie-Ella Cheshire to Stella Mann.


Congratulations to Alexander Burton to Royal Ballet School Senior Associates, Charlotte Hamlett to Studio 76, Eronwy Selwyn to GSA, Anastacia Hayward to West End Kids and Ashley Mchauchlan to National Youth Music Theatre.


Good Luck to all of our students performing in Yeovil's proffesional pantomine "Cinderella" and to all our students who are busy preparing for perfomances in the coming months.







Former pupil Abigail Matthews has made her West End debut in the hit musical "The War Horse"

Former pupil Alex Jackson has extended his contract in the West End hit musical "The Bodyguard" and has also performed with Rita Ora and Arianna Grande

Full Scholarship places at top vocational dance schools, Chloe Burton to Doreen Bird College, Faye Jordan to Susie Earnshaw Theatre School, Ellen Welch to Ballet Theatre UK

Faye and Tara Jordan on winning Gold Medals for England at the World Tap Dance Championships which were held in Germany.




Yeovil Class Timetable


Yeovil Timetable  Autumn Term 2018

   Mondays at Holy Trinity Church Hall, Lysander Road, Yeovil

5.00 - 5.45pm Grade 4 Ballet

5.45 - 6.30pm Intermediate Foundation Ballet

6.30 - 7.20pm Intermediate Ballet

7.20 - 8.05pm Grade 7 Ballet

8.05 - 8.55pm Advanced 1 Ballet


Wednesdays at Holy Trinity Church Hall, Lysander Road, Yeovil


4.20 - 5.00pm Junior Progressions Ballet

5.00 - 5.45pm Intermediate Foundation Ballet

5.45 - 6.30pm Grade 5 Ballet

6.30 - 7.15pm Intermediate Ballet

7.15 - 8.00pm Grade 6 Ballet

8.00 - 8.40pm Repertoire Elite Ballet

8.40 - 9.25pm Advanced Ballet


Saturdays at Holy Trinity Church Hall, Lysander Road, Yeovil


9.00 - 9.30am Primary Ballet Class

9.30 - 10.10am Grade 1 Ballet Class

10.10 - 10.50am Grade 2 Ballet Class

10.50 - 11.30am Grade 3 Ballet Class

11.30 - 12.15pm Grade 4 Ballet Class

12.15 - 1.00pm Grade 5 Ballet Class



Mondays at Birchfield Community Centre, Birchfield Road, Yeovil

Main Hall

4.35 - 5.10pm Junior Jazz / Hip Hop

5.10 - 5.45pm Junior Tap




Tuesdays at Birchfield Community Centre, Birchfield Road, Yeovil

Main Hall 

4.15 - 4.50pm Junior Lyrical Class

4.50 - 5.30pm Intermediate Tap

5.30 - 6.10pm Intermediate Hip Hop

6.10 - 6.50pm Senior Lyrical Class

6.50 - 7.30pm Advanced Hip Hop

7.30 - 8.10pm Advanced Tap

8.10 - 9.10 Adult Ballet


Thursdays at Birchfield Community Centre, Birchfield Road, Yeovil


Main Hall

8.15 - 9.15pm Adult Street Dance, Fun and Fitness Class



Fridays at Birchfield Community Centre, Birchfield Road, Yeovil 



Main Hall

3.55 - 4.25pm Primary Ballet Class (2.5 - 4 years)

4.25 - 5.00pm Grade 1 Ballet (5 - 7 years)

5.00 - 5.35pm Grade 2 Ballet

5.35 - 6.15pm Grade 3 Ballet

Saturdays at Birchfield Community Centre,Yeovil


9.00 - 9.30am New Parent and Toddler Class (15 months - 3 years)

9.30 - 10.00am Pre School Ballet

10.00 - 10.30am Disco Divas

10.30 - 11.05am Grade 1 Ballet Class

11.05 - 11.40am Grade 2 Ballet Class