From toddlers to teenagers, the kids takeover WMC for a month of creative and musical activities. 

With sessions for Tots (0 - 5 yrs), Tikes (5 - 12 yrs) and Teens (13 - 21 yrs), there's something for everyone this summer. Check out our programme below and click on the links to book!

 

Tots

 

MON 5 AUG 9.30AM - 10.20AM / 10.30AM - 11.20AM
FIDGETY FEET DANCE AND DRAMA
Join Fidgety Feet for a Pirate and Mermaid themed interactive dance, drama and storytelling workshop. Using props, music and lots of imagination come with us on an exciting journey on and in the high seas. Perfect for little performers!
18 mo – 5 yrs: £7 child / £2 adult
Supervision required, babes in arms attend for free
Book here

 

THU 8 AUG 10AM - 11.30AM
BEAUTIFUL BUGS & BUTTERFLIES
Join Chrissie to explore the magical world of creepy crawlies and butterflies through songs, creative art, messy play and a special interactive story. Activities will include making a caterpillar sock puppet, a peg butterfly and junk modelling.
2 – 4 yrs: £7 child / £2 adult
Supervision required, babes in arms attend for free
Dress for mess
Book here

 

FRI 9 AUG 10AM - 11.30AM
SOMEWHERE OVER THE RAINBOW
Join Chrissie on a very messy rainbow journey, explore colour in a variety of ways, using hands and feet, paint and playdough. Sing your way through the morning as you make colourful art to take home.
2 – 4 yrs: £7 child / £2 adult
Supervision required, babes in arms attend for free
Dress for mess
Book here

 

FRI 16 AUG 9.30AM - 10.20AM
LITTLE PICCOLOS
Music Classes specifically designed to make music accessible for younger children. Each session is full of singing, playing instruments, and are entirely acoustic.
1 – 6 yrs: £7 child / £2 adult
Supervision required, babes in arms attend for free
Dress for movement
Book here

 

FRI 16 AUG 10.30AM - 11.20AM
THE YOGA PATCH
Yoga comes to life in these fun and creative classes designed to stimulate younger children’s growing curiosity. We use playful yoga poses, animated breathing exercises and imaginative relaxation techniques, to help enhance language development, motor coordination and play skills.
2 – 6 yrs: £7 child / £2 adult
Supervision required, babes in arms attend for free
Dress for movement
Book here

 

WED 21 AUG 11AM - 12PM
ROCK THE TOTS – SUMMER PARTY!
Gigs for little people... and their grown-ups! With music, puppets, percussion and stories, you and your little one will have a blast. After lots of fun music events across Wiltshire in 2019, this is Rock The Tot's big summer gig, where all our songs will have a summer theme!
0 – 5 yrs, £7 child / £3 adult
Babes in arms attend for free
Book here

 

 

Tikes

 

MON 29 JUL - FRI 2 AUG 9AM - 3PM
MUSICAL IN A WEEK!
Whether you were born to be on stage or this is your first step into the limelight, join Felicity Courage for a fantastic five days - jam packed with singing, acting, and dancing – creating a brand-new show-stopping mystery musical.
5 – 14 yrs: £120 child / £110 sibling (five days)
Dress for movement / Bring a packed lunch
Book here

 

WED 7 AUG 10AM - 3PM
ANIMATION WORKSHOP
Create your own stopframe animation during this fun workshop with film producer and photographer Jamie McDine. You will learn professional film making skills with lots of hands on activities and working within teams you will plan and produce your own stopmotion film!
9 – 14 yrs: £25
Open to all
Bring a packed lunch
Book here

 

THU 8 AUG 1PM - 3PM
BIRDS IN FLIGHT
Flap your wings and get ready to fly. Come along and make a unique bird mask and wings. Will you choose to be a tame garden bird, an exotic parrot or a soaring eagle?
5 – 7 yrs: £7 child / £2 adult
Supervision welcome but not required
Dress for mess
Book here

 

FRI 9 AUG 1PM - 3PM
FLAGS AND BUNTING
Join Chrissie to make a string of bunting for your bedroom and a rainbow flag for your garden. We will experiment with wax, pens and paints to create special works of art.
5 – 7 yrs: £7 child / £2 adult
Supervision welcome but not required
Dress for mess
Book here

 

MON 12 AUG - WED 14 AUG 10AM - 3PM
DEVISING DRAMA
Join Beth for an imaginative three days, devising from a variety of different stimuli, developing drama skills, making new friends and creating your very own show. Join us for a brilliant, busy three days of fun!
6 – 11 yrs, £60
Dress for movement / Bring a packed lunch
Book here 

 

TUE 13 AUG 10AM - 1.30PM
JUNGLE FEVER – SQUAWK, RATTLE AND ROAR
Come and spend a morning making a range of simple instruments with Dave King to create your own Jungle Orchestra to play and take home! Learn how sound is produced using everyday materials and discover the amazing properties of bamboo, the world's most sustainable plant.
8 – 13 yrs, £18
Book here

 

MON 19 AUG 10AM - 3PM
SINGING DAY WITH KATE COURAGE
Come and sing for a whole day!  Learn new songs, make new friends and develop your voice and singing techniques.  We will perform a concert at the end of the day of everything we have learned.  We will try out new warm-ups, work on performance skills and sing in harmony. 
8 – 14 yrs, £25
Open to all abilities
Bring a packed lunch
Book here

 

TUE 20 AUG 10AM - 3PM
MYTHICAL STORIES WITH MICHAEL LOADER
Join Michael Loader for an exciting workshop where you will hear and tell stories, play drama games, create theatre and make music. Bring your ideas, enthusiasm and imagination to put into your own creative performance!
7 – 11 yrs, £20
Costumes and instruments provided but you are welcome to bring your own
Bring a packed lunch
Book here

 

 

Teens

 

MON 5 AUG – TUES 6 AUG 10AM - 3PM
NEON DANCE
Join internationally renowned choreographer Adrienne Hart for a two-day contemporary dance course. Morning technique class will be followed by choreography and rehearsal as participants work towards a final showcase. This is a friendly and inclusive course for young dancers to improve their skills. 
13 – 18 yrs: £50
Open to all abilities
Dress for movement / Bring a packed lunch
Book here

 

TUE 6 AUG 9AM - 12PM
SONGWRITING FOR BEGINNERS
Learn how to write songs and bring your ideas to life with songwriter, performer and artist Louise Jordan.
13 – 18 yrs: £15
Open to all abilities, all instruments welcome but not required
Book here

 

TUE 6 AUG 1PM - 4PM
SONGWRITING FOR IMPROVERS
Develop your skills and take your songwriting to the next level with songwriter, performer and artist Louise Jordan.
13 – 18 yrs: £15
All instruments welcome but not required
Book here

 

WED 14 AUG - FRI 16 AUG 10AM-3PM
A THOUSAND TWANGLING INSTRUMENTS
Calling all budding musicians, composers, actors and songwriters!  Over the course of 3 days, we will put on a Shakespeare play, complete with songs and music written during the course.  Work with two experienced professionals to create a unique performance with sound and music. 
12 – 21 yrs: £85
Bring a packed lunch
Book here

 

THU 22 AUG – FRI 23 AUG 10AM-3PM
REVINYL SESSIONS
Calling all secret bedroom DJs! Hit the decks and learn from industry professionals in this two-day session perfect for beginners. Revinyl Sessions are here to share their love of music and DJing.
13 – 19 yrs, £50
Great for beginners
Bring a packed lunch
Book here

 

 

If you have any queries about the Summer Fun programme, please contact Adam at summerfun@wiltshiremusic.org.uk

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