0 Acting for Stage

0 Acting for Film/TV - Comedy

0 Musical Theatre

- Presentation Skills

EAS Theatrical Agency

meet new people.

Telephone 0131 248 4837

Edinburgh’s Leading Drama Centre New Term: 10 January

Opportunities to perform in the Fringe and in our regular productions. Build up your confidence, develop your talent and

Further information contact: The Administrator,


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- Dance

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306 Grindlay St, Edinburgh EH3 9AX Telephone: 0131 248 4837

I Cello and composition tuition from an experienced and MA qualified music teacher. All abilities welcome. 'I’elephone Claudia on 0131 653 3647.

I Fiddle and mandolin lessons.

Beginners welcome. Limited places. £8 per half hour lesson. James 0141 574 6046.

I Learn to be happy (‘hange your thoughts change your life. Personal development through positive thinking. Louise Ilay Workshop 45 March ‘00.


Develop your creativity by learning guitar at the Edinburgh Guitar Studio. Satisfaction and results guaranteed.

Bookings: 0131 553 1617

Individual sessions also available.

Phone Louise Ilay 'l'raining 0131 315 3532.

I Qi Gong class for beginners. A series of gentle and relaxing exercises, which are beneficial for both mind and body. Venue: Lansdowne Church Ilall opposite Kelvinbridge underground station. Please phone 0141 357 4479.

I Spanish tuition would you like to learn Spanish with fun'.’ Lessons at all levels by qualified native speaker. Good prices. Contact Loles on Edin 0790 1746356.

I Cello and piano

tuition by experienced. friendly, prof teacher and performer.

Children and adult beginners, re -

learners and advanced students. All welcome. Creative, fun and supportive learning. Tel 0131 551 4531.

I Juggling and circus workshops, for all skill levels, beginner to advanced. Glasgow, Wednesdays, 7.30—9.30pm, North Kelvinside Community Centre. Edinburgh, Mondays 7—9pm, Tollcross Community Centre. Sessions £2. Under 16s accompanied. Phone 07976 320864.

BAGPIPES Tuition at all levels by experienced teacher. Reasonable rates.

Also available for weddings, ceilidhs and other functions. Call Ewan on 0131 668 4954 or 0131 556 4918.

80 THE lIST 20 Jan—3 Feb 2000

the dance house


The next term of The Dance House will begin in March. We are using this break to move into new premises and look forward to seeing you then.

New brochure will be ready in February.

Please phone to reserve you free copy.

0141 402 8645


The original and best form

of modern jive. Pure Dance Addiction.

Now on the Web - point your browser at: Beginners welcome every week at any night. 45 minutes


O O O O O O O O O Newfor2000

Street Dance Performance Group (breaking, popping & hip-hop) Age: 14—25 years Mondays from 24 Jan, 8.30-10pm Theatre School, Stockbridge Booking essential. + New season of classes and workshops starts w/b l7 january

Tel: 0 I 3 I for info. & brochure


“Ldimlays: Glasgow Unive rsiry Union, 32 University Avenue, West End EDINBURGH:

Tuesdays and 'I’hursdays: St Stephens church hall. St

Howe Street), Stockbridge. NEW:


Stephen Street (bottom of

CEROC- Modern Jive classes - Learn to dance the easy way. Dance to any music: Club, Latin, Rock‘n‘RoIl, etc... Come alone or with friends (no need to bring a partner). Complete beginners welcome every week at all nights.

Beginners’ class + Late night Freester every Wednesday at Club Java, 39 Commercial Street, Leith - EDINBURGH. MONTHLY PARTIES: 55 GLASGOW: Grove St, last Saturdav of the Halls, 2nd Saturday of [1C month. 8.00pm ‘til '1 .00am month. 8.00pm ‘til 12.15am. For all classes doors open at 7.15. Beginnrs’ class at 7.30pm. Classes and parties run throughout the year including summer and bank holidays but close for Christmas/New Year.

Tel: 01324-613 209 - Email:


'I‘hursdays: Palace Nightclub, Bridge Place (of‘t' Bridge st). Attention: Aberdeen only, doors open, 7.00pm. Beginners class 7.15pm.

DUNDEE: Wednesdays: Craig Tay Hotel, 101 Broughty Ferry Road.

Partick Bur 'h

beginners class followed by dancing to 10.30pm. HALF-PRICE OFFER



Learn to dance to any music. club, Latin, rock ’n’ roll. etc. A licensed bar is available most nights. Come alone or with friends (no need to bring a partner). Doors open at 7.15pm. Beginners’ class at 7.30pm. Aberdeen: Thursdays at The Palace Nightclub, Bridge Place (off Bridge Street). Attention: Aberdeen only, doors open 7pm, Beginners class 7.15pm, Freestyle ‘til 10pm.

Dundee: Wednesdays at The Craig Tay Hotel, 101 Broughty Ferry Road.

Glasgow: Wednesdays at The Glasgow University Union, 32 University Avenue. West End. Edinburgh: Tuesdays and Thursdays at St Stephen's Church Hall, St Stephen's Street (bottom of Howe Street), Stockbridge.

Falkirk: Tuesdays at The

Martel]. Burnbank Road, off Grahams Road.

Monthly parties: Glasgow Partick Burgh I-Ialls, 2nd Saturday of the month - Edinburgh. Marco‘s, 55 Grove St on the last Saturday of the


Note: Classes are open throughout the year including summer and bank holidays.

Further details from

01324 613209.


FLAMENCO & BELLY DANCE CLASSES Glasgow and Edinburgh. Community Halls, 304 Maryhill Road, St George‘s Cross, Glasgow, Saturdays from 15th January. 2—3.30pm, Flamenco beginners/intermediate, 3.30—4.30pm Belly Dance beginners. From £3 per class. Also West Edinburgh. Details 0131 336 3673.

I I EVERYBODY SALSA! With the award-winning Academia de

Salsa! Expert tuition from Cuban and local instructors. No partner required. New beginners’ sessions commencing soon . . .Tuesdays at Porters. 292 Sauchiehall St. Intermediate levels, 6.45pm & 8.45pm. Sat at Havana. Hope St. Beginners lptn «5'; Intermediate. 2.30pm. Sat 12th Feb. Exclusive workshop with Latin Quarter, top UK instructors. Not to be missed! To book of for info on beginners & othger class times tel Shannon 0141 564 1983.

I The Millennium Bug may be held at bay, but they'll never stop the Jitterbug!

To celebrate the New Year. The Edinburgh Swing Dance Society is pleased to offer a series of special Lindy Hop Workshops. Guest teachers include Angela ‘Cookie’ Andrew and Richard Dixon of London’s Sugarfoot Stompers. Sundays 13th February & 12th March, beginners Ham—1.30pm, Int 2.30-5pm, £10 per class.

Mad March DANCE PARTY open to all, Sat 11th March, 8 till late.

Weekly Thursday sessions from 7.30pm. £4. Regular social dance nights.

All Classes at The Calton Centre, 121 Montgomery St, Edinburgh. No partner necessary. Membership discount available. Information 0131 661 6027. Email:

I Intimate Problems? Erectile dysfunction, premature ejaculation or impotence? Ilypnotherapy can help. Clinical therapist consulting in Glasgow, Friday/Saturday only. For information contact (1141 632 1440 or 07989 259691.

I Counselling and hypnotherapy to help you deal with emotional difficulties, stress, anxiety. lack of self- confidence or simply to support you through difficult times. Call Medhat Khattar (D.H.P.) on 01314681577.

I Massage classes for women weekend classes Feb 19th .5;- 20th, March 18018; 19th, April 22nd & 23rd. £70 (£60). Each weekend is complete in itself. Located in therapy centre in Edinburgh. Full details from Kate Pattison on ()131 667 7316.

I Learn Massage six evening class. starts Tuesday 1 February. 8—10pm. £59 (£36) at Glasgow Steiner School, Yorkhill. Phone Ian Holland 0141 334 5846 for details and booking.

AMERICAN PSYCHOTHERAPIST Mary Mortimer. graduate of Boston and London Universities. Very low fees to help with Millennium gloom, self-esteem and relationships. Ten sessions.

Tel: 0141 333 1859.

I Millennium Resolutions? If you want to make lasting changes to your life that won‘t fizzle out in January. enlist the motivational help of a personal coach! Ring 0131 552 4965. (Member of the International Coaching Federation).