Limited time offer!

Book a term of classes this weekend and receive a Turn Your Dreams Into Reality

Must book for our autumn 2021 term. T-shirts to be collected by the participant on the first week of term. Offer ends 25/07/21, 23:59.

A black t-shirt with the words Turn Your Dream Into Reality on it

What's happening?

Join The Garage on Friday 23 July for some exciting summer family fun.

We will have a stage outside The Forum with music from Finn Doherty, Bridget HolmesAmelia Stephanides and Jøra The Førtuneteller.

There will be performances from The Garage‘s experienced companies FleXConnect and Pulse. Tutors will also be taking the fun to the streets so keep your eyes peeled.

Youngsters can try some theatre and find out about this year’s My First Panto from a magical special guest. You’re guaranteed to have a ball.

Here at The Garage, we will be holding an open day with free class taster sessions. We advise booking for these. Head to our Open Day section to book.

We’ll also preview some special films about our classes, with info about our education programmes, performance companies and more.

Our friendly team will be at both sites to answer any questions and can’t wait to see everybody.

Please note, this event is subject to change due to Covid-19 and the government’s advice. Covid precautions remain in place, find out more about them here.

The stage

Outside of The Forum we will have a stage with exciting music and dance performances. You can view the line-up of our acts below.
Please note, these times are approximate.

12.45pmOpening Dance – All Flash Mob Dance Groups
12.50pmBridget Holmes
1.10pmFleX & Pulse
1.15pmAmelia Stephanides
1.35pmFinn Doherty
1.55pmJøra The Førtuneteller
4pmOpening Dance – All Flash Mob Dance Groups
4.05pmBridget Holmes
4.25pmFleX & Pulse
4.30pmAmelia Stephanides
4.45pmFinn Doherty
5.05pmJøra The Førtuneteller
A female holding a mic up and singing into it


Throughout the day, we will be running free class taster sessions. These will all take place at The Garage.

Take a look at our tasters timetable below. These are FREE, but we advise booking to guarantee your place. To book, click the relevant class in our timetable.

Taster sessions are subject to change. Covid precautions remain in place, find out more about them here.

TimeTaster SessionSchool Year / Age
11-11.20amCreative ContemporaryReception – Year 2
11-11.20amMy First StorytimeAge 1-2
11.40am-12pmBalletReception – Year 2
11.40am-12pmGCSE Dance TasterAge 13+
11.40am-12pmMy First Music & MovementAge 2-3
12.20-12.40pmGCSE Drama TasterAge 13+
12.20-12.40pmTheatreReception – Year 2
1-1.20pmDance FitnessAdult (16+)
1-1.20pmHigher National Certificate TasterAdult (18+)
1-1.20pmMy First DramaAge 2-3
1.40-2pmBallet BeginnersAdult (16+)
1.40-2pmMy First BalletAge 2-3
1.40-2pmTheatreYear 3-6
2.20-2.40pmContemporary DanceAdult (16+)
2.20-2.40pmCreative ContemporaryReception – Year 2
3-3.20pmCreative ContemporaryYear 3-6
3.40-4pmTheatreYear 3-6
4.20-4.40pmTheatreYear 7-11
5-5.20pmStreet DanceYear 3-6
5.40-6pmContemporary DanceAdult (16+)
5.40-6pmStreet DanceYear 7-11
6.20-6.40pmCreative ContemporaryYear 7-11
A little boy hitting pots and pans with a whisk, like drums

Watch our short films

We are thrilled to present to you our brand-new Turn Your Dreams Into Reality short films! Made in collaboration with Lambda Films, they feature participants past and present and highlight the range of creative opportunities The Garage offers right here in the heart of the city.

Find out more about the garage

The Garage, located in Norwich, is a hub for performing arts, a creative playground – from first steps to professionals. We work with local and national partners to provide high quality performing arts programming, participation, education and training for all ages. It is a place for everyone but has a particular focus on young people from all backgrounds.

Accredited Courses

We run GCSEs in Dance and Drama, along with an HNC in Performing Arts course.


Theatre, dance, music and fitness classes for all ages and abilities. There's something for everybody.

Holiday Activities

This summer, we're back with some exciting holiday activities for ages two-16.

Performance Companies

Performance Companies are for those with experience in their chosen artform.


We have some great comedy, music and theatre performances coming up here at The Garage.