Dance Stars (ages 5-8)

Tuesdays | 4:00pm - 5:00pm | £4

Our fun and inclusive children’s class led by professional dance artist Leila Chebbi. Working in a range of dance styles, your child will develop their confidence, physical skills and work with others to create pieces for public performances throughout the year.

Dance Stars is a great way for little ones to make new friends, get active and most importantly, have fun!

Clothing should be comfortable and allow your child to move freely. Leggings/ tracksuit bottoms with a t-shirt and long sleeve top is ideal (please avoid skirts and dresses). Footwear should be either trainers or pumps; some dance styles may be performed barefoot.

Classes are drop-in, with no advance booking necessary, but feel free to get in touch with [email protected] if you have any questions.

MDI is delighted to be an Arts Award supporter, and can help if you’re an Arts Award Centre or school looking to engage young people through dance or movement activity.

Class Information

We offer classes for all ages and abilities in our studio, ranging from Beginner’s Ballet to Professional Commercial classes. Visit our Dance Classes listings to find out more about a particular class.

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Our studio is at 24 Hope Street. Please press the buzzer for the studio or office to gain entrance. The studio is located on the ground floor, where you can also find an accessible toilet.


If you are new to a class, please arrive 5-10 minutes before the scheduled start time in order to complete a short registration form.

Information collected during registration is required for health and safety reasons only, and will not be shared externally.

What to Wear

For most classes, leggings and t-shirts or other comfortable clothes are perfect to move in, unless otherwise stated. Some classes recommend specific dance shoes, but in most cases bare feet is fine. Check with us in advance if you’d like to make sure: 0151 708 8810.

Payments & Pricing

Class prices vary depending on who is delivering the class, and some classes are subsidised. You can pay for all classes on the day in cash, unless otherwise stated.

For some classes, payment for the term must be made in advance, and this is specified on the listing. Call us on 0151 708 8810 if you’re not sure.

For all classes run by MDI (those with our name in the title), you can purchase a 10 Class Card, which can be used on any timetabled MDI class. All 10 classes must be taken within one year of purchase, and cards cannot be used for MDI summer courses or classes taught by external companies / teachers.

Term Dates

Our classes follow the usual academic year, so there are no classes during half-term or other holidays for Liverpool schools. To check school holiday dates, please visit

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