After School Activities

After School Activities

Playball New Zealand

Who: Ages 5-9
When: Tuesdays 3-4pm
Where: Parnell District School –  Main Courtyard
What: The Playball program promotes school readiness skills to ensure that children develop a sound base on which to build in the future. Our goal is the development of the whole child. It is for this reason that Playball develops physical, social, intellectual and emotional skills in an age appropriate manner.

Contact:     or phone: 021 457 571




Providing performing arts, drama, musical theatre and dance classes Auckland wide to kids, teens and adults since 1992!

We love the performing arts and like to blend them all in our unique classes for all ages! We teach children, preschoolers, tweens, teenagers and adults alike, in classes all across the Auckland region in New Zealand.

We are a passionate and experienced team who strongly believe in self-expression and confidence-building through the arts. To us, acting, dancing and singing are arts allowing to unleash life skills that shape strong leaders of the future.


or phone 09-476-4045      or 0508 PERFORM (737 367)

Fine Young Artists

Who: For children aged 6 – 13 years     who are passionate about art
When: Mondays 3.15 – 5.30pm during term time
Where: Meet the tutor at Parnell District School to walk to the venue –   Edinburgh Institute, Glanville Tce, Parnell
What:  Every term at every venue Fine Young Artists run a new art class based on the works of w:ll-known local and international artists. Throughout the 8-week art class, children are constantly influenced by these role-models, learning associated fine art techniques and styles and creating their own fabulous piece of artwork during the process




Natasha Hodson Dance Academy

Who: Girls from 3 – 20 years of age
When: Mondays to Thursdays after school during term time. The class times are dependent on what class the girls are in.
Where: Classes are held in Remuera in the following locations–
Somervell Church Hall 497 Remuera Road;
St  Pauls Church Hall 12 St Vincents Avenue;
St Aidans Church Hall 5 Ascot Avenue
What: A dance academy with qualified, experienced and enthusiastic teachers who teach jazz (following the Jazz Dance New Zealand syllabus), and who also teach hip-hop, limbering and introductory classes for pre-schoolers.


Stow Austin Studio

Who: Girls and boys, preschool to adult
When: Classes run after school during school terms
Where: Classes are located in Mt Eden, Epsom, St Heliers, Kohimarama and Remuera
What: Specialising in modern dance with a reputation for being friendly and professional, Stow Austin offers classes in a wide range of styles including Jazz, Contemporary, Hip Hop, Boys only Hip Hop, Open Ballet, Adults Jazz, Dance Exercise and Funk. The studio offers NZAMD and IDTA syllabus work in addition to providing students with a professional theatre experience in their outstanding annual production.



Phone: 377 4773      Mobile 021 44 00 88 / 0275 456 778