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Does your child love making up their own plays to perform? Maybe they turn anything around the house into an instrument or they have shown a talent for art? Whether it is drama, art or music that your child is drawn to, getting them involved in a class is a great way to improve their skills, build confidence and make new friends. We have a range of tuition options all over Adelaide that will nurture their creative side and give them opportunities to perform and create. Whether your child is interested in music, drama or art as a career path or just want to have a bit of fun, there is a class in Adelaide that will suit them.

Getting your kids into music, art or drama classes also has a range of benefits you may not have even considered. Music is closely linked to maths with the use of patterns, rhythms and beats. In art classes as well as learning to draw, paint and create, they will also learn delayed gratification, fine motor skills and critical thinking. Drama classes for kids and teens open up a range of opportunities such as acting for the stage or screen, along with back of house skills such as directing, lighting, costumes and make up. 

Have a look at the businesses below that offer music, drama and art classes for pre-schoolers, primary students and teens. You will find encouraging teachers, learn at home options and a most of all, places where kids can learn and have FUN! 

Kids Drama Classes in Adelaide

Here our our top picks for drama and theatre classses for kids in Adelaide. There are options for stage or screen acting, behind the scenes opportunities, musical theatre and more. Find a children’s drama class or theatre school near you and you could be seeing them perform on stage, on screen, or just in the loungeroom before you know it! 

Theatre Bugs

At Theatre Bugs, children learn skills in dance, singing and drama. They learn to trust their ideas, develop perseverance, empathise with others, work with peers to achieve a common goal and feel confident in their abilities. They will also develop the confidence they need to tackle the unexpected, challenging and exciting situations that they may face within life.

Theatre Bugs has a wide range of classes 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.

Theatre Bugs offers a wide range of classes for pre-schoolers from Busy Bees 1-3yrs, where parents/caregivers participate in the class with their child, to independent styles like Boppy Bugs, Fairy Ballet and Butterfly Ballet, for 3-5yrs.

Children discover something new and exciting inside the Surprise Box each week. Fun props, dress ups, drama games, movement to music or dance routines, singing, musical or percussion instruments are part of the fun while children explore exciting, dramatic adventures. The 3-5yrs preschool classes perform in a mini-musical in terms 2 and 4 at their usual class venue.

Kids Music Classes in Adelaide

We have found music classes that you can enrol your child in from just two years old! Whether they are just starting to learn about beat and rhythm or whether your child is keen to learn an instrument, look no further than some of our top picks for kids music lessons. You can enrol in private lessons, group lessons or even online lessons – there’s a kids music class for your child here! 

Yamaha Music School

Yamaha’s beginner courses are the ideal first step in your child’s music education. All Yamaha beginner courses are designed to encourage your child’s interest in music and help develop a lifelong love of music.

  • The Music Wonderland Course (3 years of age) is a warm and fun learning environment, where you and your child will explore music together through singing, movement and using the keyboard in age-appropriate activities.
  • Junior Music Course (4-5 years of age) encourages excellent keyboard playing skills but also strong skills in aural development (ear training), ensemble playing (combining different musical parts to create a complete performance just like an orchestra), music appreciation and so much more!
  • The Junior Fundamental Course (6-7 years of age) utilises a range of skills to challenge and motivate your child, with a focus on developing confidence, engagement, and self-expression through keyboard and piano playing.

Find out more about Yamaha Music Education.

Kids Music and Moves

Kids Music and Moves cultural classes are more than just a music and dance class. Preschoolers first learn where Australia is on the globe and as the program progresses, they learn traditional dances from around the world, as well as singing songs and rhymes about native animals from that country.

They also play percussion instruments, explore ear training, Solfege singing language, rhythm patterns, action and finger-play songs, jamming to music from diverse cultures and styles; PLUS have lots of fun with Froggo the Green tree frog puppet!

“Each class with you is like having our very own LIVE play school episode” Jayne – mother of 2.

Book your preschoolers for a FREE TRIAL at Goodwood Community Centre on Wednesday mornings at 9.30 or 10.30.
ENROL NOW – classes fill fast.
Cost for the whole family: $150/9 week term

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Kids Art Classes in Adelaide

In our experience, kids love nothing more than getting creative and making their own artwork. If they are showing a particular love for art, craft or building, why not enrol them in a class? It’s a great way for them to channel their creativity, learn new skills and above all, have fun! 

Kids Art Adelaide with Katie Sandison Fine Art Studio


A fun and exciting painting, drawing and sculpture art class in the heart of the city of Adelaide.
Registered Visual Art teacher for over 22 years and painter Katie Sandison is now running her art school at her studio ‘KATIE SANDISON FINE ART STUDIO’ and is now taking expressions of interest for all new students enrolling for a Monday afternoon.

All materials are included and an end of term student exhibition opening celebration with a kids art display.

Featuring two weekly classes on Mon 4-5pm at Mitcham Village, Sat 9:30am at Eastwood Community Centre with an exciting holiday program these school holidays. Painting, drawing, and sculpture are all explored in order to harness creativity and develop art techniques.
Book your first class by clicking here: or phone 0401 511 266

To enrol click here

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Resilient Kicks - Inclusive Art Therapy

At Resilient Kicks, their inclusive group Art Therapy provides children at all skill level the opportunity to be a part of an inclusive art program that fosters not only creativity but also wellbeing. Their inclusive art program has proven to be an incredibly beneficial initiative for children living with disability, developmental delays and emotional regulation challenges with break through results evident.

Art Therapy is proven as an effective therapeutic approach to counselling that aims to foster mental health, wellbeing and healing for children via enjoyable activities including art, movement, play, sound, sandplay, poetry and storytelling.

 Each session is run by their warm and genuine qualified Art Therapist with the support of their support workers to give your child the support they need to encourage participation, social interaction and skill development.

  • Evidence-based psychotherapy program
  • Engaging and playful form of counselling
  • Increase social interaction & community participation
  • Foster mental health, wellbeing and resilience
  • Foster mental health, wellbeing and healing
  • Inclusive to all and at any skill level
  • NDIS funding accepted

Sign up at or call  0870801374

Urth Clay Studio

Community-based Mindful pottery classes, to help create a happy place for people to join in, laugh, and de-stress. Dig your hands in and get dirty, use mindfulness, and be immersed in the experience. Enjoy the moment and create a piece of work, whether it be a pot, sculpture, or a smiley face. Urth Clay studio offer a one-off pottery session for the whole family where you can book your ticket online and join in a creative mindful process of creating and designing your own ceramic pice, they also offer term classes for kids Teens, and adults. private Mindful pottery parties.

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