Fun, funky and physical!

Making babies



Come fly



with us!

Developing potential


Exploring and


learning together

Welcome to MAD Academy!

We provide weekly music and dance classes for babies, toddlers and preschool children. Our approach is fun, funky and physical and we pride ourselves on being free spirited and relaxed. Our classes and children’s parties are packed with music, movement, rhythm and dance. Our curriculum is carefully designed to develop and stimulate children at every stage, with age appropriate games and activities focused on promoting key skills. So whether your child is 3 months or 3 years, there is a class to suit them!! We have venues across the country and also work with nurseries and preschools and children centres.

Latest news:

26 Oct 2014

This weekend’s clock changes impact children’s fitness

The clocks went back yesturday and we will all be experiencing darker evenings for the next few months. But according to a recent research study, our children in the UK will also experience “a sudden drop in physical activity levels of 5% because of the clocks going back.” The publication of research by the London School […]

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20 Oct 2014

10 ways singing helps develop literacy skills in children

Music and singing are fantastic for helping young children develop important early literacy skills. Here are 10 ways music and song can help: Singing introduces children to a wide and rich vocabulary, particularly nursery rhymes which use more unusual words like ‘pail’ in Jack and Jill or ‘curds and whey’ in Little Miss Muffett. And […]

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13 Oct 2014

Meet MAD Academy’s Franchise Business Manager

Trish Nawacki has been running her own highly successful music and movement franchise in Reading for almost 10 years. As MAD Academy’s Franchise Business Manager, she now helps other new franchisees launch and expand their own businesses, giving them the benefit of her years of experience. She shares with us her top tips for business […]

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6 Oct 2014

Book Your Christmas Children’s Party Today

With just eight weeks until December, now is the perfect time to plan and book your Christmas party. Whether you are a Primary School, a nursery, a children’s centre, a preschool or a toddler group, our MAD Academy instructors can tailor make the perfect festive party for your organisation and your children. Packed with Christmas […]

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29 Sep 2014

Download Dingle Dangle Scarecrow song for FREE

  The leaves are falling, the the blackberries are bursting on the bushes and the crops have been brought in from the fields. It must be Harvest time already! At MAD Academy we have been singing lots harvest songs this week in our preschool music and movement classes, such as Oats Peas Beans and Barley […]

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