Children's Circus and Performing Arts
Dancing, Acrobatics, and Aerial Circus Classes
Join us at Upside Down Arts for a variety of Performing Arts you won't find anywhere else. At UDA we provide classes in many dance genres, acrobatic/gymnastics, drama, and aerial silks, hoop, and hammock.
We believe in providing only the best; offering small class numbers so your child has a real chance to shine and develop their individual skills with more 1-1 student teacher time.
Our classes are held in Dunfermline and Inverkeithing; with teachers specialising in Children's Dance, Acrobatic's, and Aerial Skills - there's something for everyone!
Our latest venue is fully equipped and designed especially for aerial dance. So why not sign up for an exciting class with our experienced instructors, and get ready to FLY!
Who We Are
Hello, Miss Sarah here - I'm so happy you found us.
If you're looking for unique & innovative classes to get your kid's up off the couch, inspired to exercise, making new friends, and expressing themselves creatively - then you're in the right place!
Come dance with us, try out acrobatics, or hang upside down in our circus classes using aerial hoop, silks, and hammock.
Whether the focus is on technique, flexibility, or you’re just looking to meet friends and try something new - you can find it all here.
Explore our site for more information, and please feel free to get in touch if you have any questions.
Acrobatics + Aerial Instructor
Sarah completed her professional training at Dance For All Theatre School in Edinburgh gaining a Diploma in Professional Stage Dance.
From there Sarah landed her dream role performing as a Parade Dancer in Disneyland Paris, and further pursued her career as a performer dancing throughout the UK, Europe and Africa in a variety of shows. Most recently, completing a Summer Tour of LA, training with the most prestigious Dancers and Choreographers at World famous Millennium Dance Complex!
Over the past 4 years teaching many genres of dance & acrobatics Sarah has discovered her passion and love for working with children. She is a PVG scheme member and holds personal qualifications in RAD Advanced Ballet, IDTA Ballet & ISTD Modern.
Sarah is fully certified as a Children's Aerial & Acro-Dance Instructor affiliated through X-PERT and Acrobatic Arts.
Gayle graduated with a BA (Hons) in Dance from The Performing Arts Studio Scotland. Since starting dance at the young age of three, Gayle has gained great knowledge of the industry and is now highly skilled in a variety of dance styles, holding qualifications from both RAD and BATD.
Gayle has been lucky enough to have performed in numerous venues throughout the UK as well as abroad - dancing as a guest performer at the New York City Tartan Parade Ceilidh!
Whilst training, Gayle also had the opportunity to take classes at the famous Broadway Dance Center and Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, where she learnt from company members.
Gayle has a real passion for teaching with many years of experience and is thrilled to be able to pass on her own knowledge and love for dance to future generations.