A typical class starts with a warm-up, stretching and/or ballet basics depends on level, to prepare and condition body, improve strength and flexibility, follows by Chinese classical dance basics Shenyun (身韵) and techniques depends on level, then a portion of a performing dance depends on which level and could be completed by continuously attending the consequent classes.
Regular dance classes in the Aubretia Dance Studio, Old Street, London
SoapBox Islington Youth Centre, 69-85 Old Street, London, EC1V 9HX
Tuesday 18:00pm to 20:00pm: Intermediate and Advanced classes
Regular dance classes in the Aubretia Dance Studio, Watford
Thursdays 11am-12pm: Elementary classes
Thursdays 7:30pm-9:30pm: Intermediate and Advanced classes
Saturday 11am-12pm: 1-2-1 class
Sunday 10am-11am: Children's classes
Regular dance classes in the Chinese Community Centre in London Chinatown
2 Leicester Ct, London WC2H 7DW
Mondays 1:00pm to 3:00pm: Elementary Classes
Mondays 3:00pm to 5:00pm: Intermediate and Advanced Classes
On 17th June 2019, Ms. Lijun Bi was filmed by the BBC1. She was featured of teaching Chinese classical dance in the London Chinese Community Centre (伦敦华人中心). The documentary is titled: A Very British History: The British Chinese.
It was broadcast on 3rd February 2020 on BBC1.
Elementary classes are in introduction level, it suits those who have little or no dance experience, as well as who wanted to pick up dance from times ago and/or progress into next level. This class is designed to build up to performing level.
Intermediate and advanced classes are for those who have dance experience and wish to improve and challenge themselves in more difficult movements, rhythm and techniques of Chinese dances. This class is designed for performing level.