[openclass] aims to build an accessible and supportive community for dance artists to practice, share and connect in SE London. It is founded and managed by Helen Cox and Eve Veglio-White in partnership with The Lodge.

“[openclass] is “an initiative for artists led by artists”…it makes a difference to have a place where the leaders are on your level and appreciate artists’ needs.” – Robyn Holder


How do I get there?
The Lodge Studio is a 6 min walk from Canada Water Station (jubilee line) or 3min walk from Surrey Quays (overground).

Do I need to book ahead for a class?
Yes, as they often sell out, please book your place ahead by following the link to the online booking form.

What time are the classes?
All classes are 9:45am – 11:15am unless otherwise stated.

Are there showers? 
Yes, downstairs you will find male and female changing rooms, showers and lockers.

What are the floors like in the studio? 
The floors are wood.

Do I have to be professional?
These classes are aimed at people who are experienced movement practitioners and who have completed or are currently completing vocational dance training.

What is the cancellation policy?
Your ticket can be fully refunded up to 5 days before the scheduled class. If it is after 5 days, unfortunately we will not be able to offer you a refund.

Any other questions? email us at openclass.dance@gmail.com