Directory

Music, Drama and Dance

  • Argentinean Tango Club

    Morganstown Village Hall, Heol Syr Lewis, Morganstown

    Classes: Thursdays at 7:30

    Teacher: Mr Daren Harper Tel: 07973 798626

  • Ballet, Modern Jazz and Tap Dancing Classes

    Morganstown Village Hall and Radyr Methodist Church Hall

    For children aged 3 upwards. Class times vary according to the age and level of the pupils.

    Teacher: Mrs Nicola Miles Tel: 07977 593 814 or www.nicoladanceschool.co.uk

  • Belly Dance Classes

    Morganstown Village Hall, Heol Syr Lewis, Morganstown

    Teacher: Sue, National Belly Dance Teacher and Performer

    Tel or text: 07831 690698 or safeenabellydance@yahoo.co.uk

    Tuesday: 5:30pm – 6:30pm

  • City of Cardiff (Melingriffith) Brass Band

    Rehearsals: See website for details

    Established players required.

    Website: www.melingriffith.co.uk

    The City of Cardiff (Melingriffith) Brass Band was formerly called Radyr and Morganstown (Melingriffith) Band and play in concerts around Cardiff including Radyr and Morganstown. They also take part and have won prizes in several competitions.

  • Dance Angels

    Old Church Rooms

    Wednesday evening each week during term time

    Two groups for younger and older children

    Contact: Lauren Hall – lauren@danceangels.co.uk

  • Helen O’Grady Drama Academy

    Old Church Rooms

    Thursday evenings. 4 – 8 years – 4.30 pm – 5.30 pm, 8 – 12 years 5.30 – 6.30 pm

    The Helen O’Grady Drama Academy follows a unique, professional drama
    curriculum which helps children (and adults!) to increase their
    confidence whilst improving their speech and language skills. Classes
    have been running in Radyr for over 10 years, are great fun and open to
    all. Please contact the office to arrange a free trial session.

    Contact: Becky Goodfield 0845 603 7220 or swales@helenogrady.co.uk.

    For further details visit www.helenogrady.co.uk

  • Kettlebell Blast

    A whole blast for your whole body

    Monday and Wednesday Evenings 6.00-6.30pm / 6.30-7.00pm Old Church Rooms, Radyr

    Ring Jules to book a class on 07854 173064, £5pp includes the use of a kettlebell or £4pp with your own bell.

    Both men and women welcome and no initial fitness criteria needed

    Goodbye Giant Pants, Goodbye Muffin Top, Hello Little Black Dress

  • Martyn Ellis Hunter BMus (Hons), MPerf (Distinction)

    Tel: 07766860712

    Music tuition

    Brass instruments, music theory, composition and arranging

    Email: martyn.hunter@ntlworld.com

  • Monkey Music

    Radyr Methodist Church, Windsor Road, Radyr

    Weekly classes in term time.

    Pre-school music classes, introducing music to very young children in a way they can easily understand and enjoy.

    Weekly sessions take place during school term time and are led by specially trained Monkey Music teachers. Throughout a 30 minute class, the fully-trained Monkey Music teachers engage the attention of both children and carers alike using catchy music, percussion instruments, colourful visual props – and boundless energy! Over 200 traditional and original songs, musical games and interesting movement ideas are incorporated in the structured, progressive units that make up the unique Monkey Music curriculum.

    Children are grouped in small classes according to their age. They progress through the curriculum, developing their musical and social skills as they grow up.

    Phone or e-mail to book a complimentary session to try our our award winning classes for FREE. Winner of the ‘Best Pre-Schooler Development Award’ in the ‘Whats on for Little Ones Awards’ 2010.

    Tuesday Mornings

    Contact: Mandy Kitching Tel: 029 2065 5794

    Email: cardiff@monkeymusic.co.uk

  • Mr David Probert FTCL

    Tel: 029 2084 3864

    24 Windsor Crescent, Radyr

    Oboe Teacher and Reed Maker

  • Mrs Clare Probert ARMCM, GRSM

    Tel: 029 2084 3864

    24 Windsor Crescent, Radyr

    Piano and Music Theory (All Stages)

  • Music with Mummy at Radyr Golf Club

    Jolly Babies and Music with Mummy at Radyr Golf Club, Drysgol Road every Thursday. Weekly classes during term time with special events during holidays.

    AIMS: to encourage social interaction and speech development, have fun and develop a sense of rhythm through singing, dancing and percussion instruments.

    Cost: £4 per session with first session free.

    Contact Helen 07921 439541 or email mwmhelen@gmail.com

  • Radyr Bellringers Society

    Christ Church, Heol Isaf, Radyr

    Ringing Master: Mr T Lewis Tel: 029 2033 9449

    Secretary: Clare Probert 20212187

    Practice night: Thursday 7.30pm – 9pm

    Service ringing: Sunday am and pm

    Click here for more information.

  • Radyr Big Band

    The band within Radyr Comprehensive School is student run, with the help of the School Music Department. 

  • Radyr Drama Society

    Chairman: Ian Ogden Tel: 029 2084 8511

    Email: rds@radyr.org.uk

    Two productions a year. New members always welcome.

    The Radyr Drama Society was formed in 1982 by a group of enthusiasts living locally in Radyr and Morganstown. It performed its first play: All in Good Time by Bill Naughton, in May the following year. The group thrives entirely on the good will, hard work and support of its members, helpers and audiences.

    For more information, click here for the Drama Society pages.

  • Radyr Parish Music Group

    Christ Church Schoolrooms, Radyr

    Chairman: Douglas Hogg

    Secretary: Mrs Judith Jones

    Email: music@radyr.org.uk Website: www.music.radyr.org.uk

    Fridays 7.30pm

    “The Radyr Parish Music Group began life in 1985 when families within Christ Church, Radyr became involved in a musical presentation that proved to add a new dimension to the life and outreach of the Church. Each year they perform a musical in February, a concert in the May festival, and take part in various other charity events. New members are always welcome.”

  • Saturn Dance

    Morganstown Village Hall, Heol Syr Lewis, Morganstown

    Saturn Dance runs friendly and informal ballroom and Latin children’s dance classes for all ages.

    Saturdays, 10am- 10.45am Age 3-8, 11am-12 Age 8-16

    *No term fees *Pay as you go classes

    The classes are run by Darren Jones, a fully qualified and CRB checked dance teacher.

    Contact: Lucilla Scott-Jones 029 2019 1786 or Lucilla@saturndance.com.

    For further details visit www.saturndance.com

  • shine Theatre School

    shine Theatre School meets every Saturday at the Old Church Rooms during Term Time

    MINI Stars (School Reception to Year 3) 10am-12pm

    Theatre School (School Years 4 – Sixth Form) 10am-1pm

    shine Theatre School teach Acting, Dance and Singing in a fun and educational environment, offering young people the opportunity to perform in big Musical Productions each year. Since launching in 2012, shine Theatre School have presented Disney’s Aladdin, High School Musical and will be performing Fame jr at Bishop of Llandaff High School on April 5th 2014.

    We always welcome new members

    Please see www.shinecreativearts.co.uk or contact 07545 072890 or info@shinecreativearts.co.uk

  • Simon Davison ABSM

    Tel: 029 2084 6442

    72 Heol Isaf, Radyr

    Cello and Music Theory Teacher

  • The SK Dance Academy – RAD Ballet

    New School Rooms, Radyr

    Ages: 2-14 years old

    Teacher: Miss Hannah
    Principal: Miss Sarah

    For more information and to book a complimentary class Ring Sarah on: 07872 488714

    Website: www.theskdanceacademy.co.uk
    Email: enquiries@theskdanceacademy.co.uk
    Facebook: The Sarah Kelland Dance Academy
    Twitter: @SKDanceAcademy

    The SK Dance Academy hold classes in various areas and study many genres of dance such as ballet, tap, modern, Jazz & Musical Theatre. Children have lots of exciting opportunities within the Academy to take part in show work/performances and study towards RAD/ISTD/LAMDA examinations.

    For more information please do not hesitate to get in touch or check out our timetable on our website.

  • The Stage Centre Theatre Tots

    Parent and Child classes for 1-3 year olds.

    Every Thursday (during term time)
    10:15 – 11:00 am at Christ Church New School Rooms, Heol Isaf.
    “Join Coco, Bimbam and Yoyo as they take you and your little tot through an exciting world of drama dance and song!”
    Free trial class available.
    Book by visiting www.tsctheatretots.co.uk

    E-mail: info@tsctheatretots.co.uk