In a Class of their Own

Acting, singing & dancing classes (for ages 1 - 11 years)

Theatre Bugs has wide range of classes which are carefully designed for preschool and primary school aged children. You can be confident that your child is learning to act, sing and dance in a professional, supportive, nurturing environment.

If you are interested in classes for high school aged students, please visit our Adelaide Theatre Academy website.

12 years or older?

Journey to the centre of the stage at Adelaide Theatre Academy


Preschool Age Classes


Preschool Age Classes (Norwood only)

Busy Bees

A delightful class which introduces 1-3 yr olds to the world of music, movement, and song.


Boppy Bugs

Music and jazz dance routines with a fun new adventure each week for 3-5yr old girls and boys


Fairy Ballet

A new fairy adventure each week, with ballet dancing and singing for 3-5yr old girls and boys


Butterfly Ballet

Fun and delightful preschool classical ballet dance classes for beginners 3 1/2 – 5yrs old


Primary School Age Classes

Combo: Level 1

For 5-6yrs, Combo 1 unites acting, singing and dancing within a single high energy class.


Combo: Level 2

For 7-8yrs, Combo 2 unites acting, singing and dancing within a single high energy class.


Combo: Level 3

For 9-11yrs, Combo 3 unites acting, singing and dancing within a single high energy class.


Advanced Combo: Level 3

Invitation-only advanced musical theatre classes for experienced performers.



Extending singing and dancing class with a focus on solo opportunities, for students aged 7yrs and over (Norwood & Golden Grove)


Intermediate Dance

Intermediate Dance is a fun kids jazz, hip hop, contemporary dance class for children aged 9yrs and over (Norwood)



A delightful blend of classical and contemporary tap for students 10yrs and over (Norwood)


Over at Adelaide Theatre Academy for 12yrs+ we have...


Senior Musical Theatre (12yrs+): Unites acting, singing and dancing within a single high energy class.

Youth Drama (12yrs+): Explores acting techniques through improvisation, character, group scenes & plays.

Senior Dance (13yrs+): Fun, high energy, challenging jazz, hip hop, and contemporary dance classes for experienced dance students.


Please visit the Adelaide Theatre Academy for senior students HERE



Why people love Theatre Bugs


of Mind

The safety and well being of your child is as important to us as it is to you. Our teachers genuinely CARE about your children. All teachers hold First Aid certificates, Police Clearances and receive ongoing training, mentoring and support.


For Life

Children learn to trust their own ideas, develop perseverance, empathy, teamwork, to feel confident in their own ability and develop the confidence they need to tackle the challenging situations they are confronted with in life.

No competititve@2x-K

Non-competitive Environment

We strive to make children feel proud of their personal achievements. Children are supported to develop at their own pace without the pressure of exams and competitions.


Unforgettable Experiences

Students participate in at least 2 performances each year which often involve sets, lights and costumes. Students are often invited to participate in events such as TV work, charity concerts, Fringe events, Christmas pageants and more!


We Understand

We know you are busy so we don't expect you to sew costumes. We know you need to budget, so we don’t charge for regular ‘in house’ performances. We know that family is really important so we invite all of family to attend performances.

Holiday Programs

Looking for something fun for your child to do in the school holidays? Holiday programs are a great way to keep active, make lots of friends and take part in acting, drama and singing workshops.  At the end of the one week program, students perform to family and friends.

Our professionally trained teachers adapt their lessons to suit your child’s specific needs.

They will learn to sing, dance or act at their own pace, in a safe, one-on-one friendly environment.

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