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Rhythm Works

ages 6+

Rhythm Works Integrative Dance (RWID) is a hip hop dance program that utilizes sensory processing, kinesiology, and behavioural analysis as a foundation for inclusive classes for students.

It is a class that focuses on skill development, self-empowerment, and celebrating our differences.

We are proud to offer private lessons and a group RWID class at Peninsula School of Dance. RWID classes can be an ongoing option for dancers and also used as a pathway in to other dance classes at our studio. 

You can find RWID classes in dance studios, schools, and therapy clinics across the world! It can be particularly beneficial to people with a diagnosis of Autism, Down Syndrome, Cerebral Palsy and Sensory Processing issues.

Emerging research is showing that movement, music, and rhythm, when combined, light up the brain in ways that create new neuropathways. Dance is a powerful modality that offers an opportunity to build social, emotional, cognitive, and motor skills. Plus, it’s tons of fun!

Rhythm Works classes

what to bring

Rhythm Works students are welcome to wear PSD uniform items and/or clothing that is comfortable to dance in eg. leggings or shorts, tee-shirt, a pair of runners.

How to book

Please contact our Rhythm works coordinator Laura Mckinnon for more information


P: 5986 6948

Class Fees

PSD Schedule of Fees 2021

Annual Membership Fee

$35 per student

Non-refundable once only annual payment. This amount is added to the Term 1 invoice or upon full enrolment.

Fees are calculated based on the number of hours per week multiplied by the number of weeks in the term.

Note term 4 is calculated based on additional rehearsal time and includes the dress rehearsal. PSD does not run classes on public holidays and fees are reduced accordingly. 

Click here to view our fees policies and regulations – CLICK HERE

Family discounts

$30.00 off per term for 2 in family

$40.00 off per term for 3 in family

$50.00 off per term for 4 in family

Hours Per Week Hourly Rate Fee Per Week
30 minutes   18
45 minutes   20
1 hour 22 22
1.5hrs   28
2hrs 18


3hrs 16 42
4hrs 14 52
5hrs 12 60
6hrs 11 66
7hrs 10 70
8hrs (cap) 9 72

Specialist Program Rates

These programs are billed separately to the fee schedule due the increased value provided within these programs. This includes specialist teachers, additional performance opportunities, costumes for events and the like.

Industry $25 per workshop

Private Lessons $35 per ½ hour

Pilates Assessments $40 ½ contact time plus written report

Excel program guidelines

Industry – Students must be in at least Ruby ballet, taking a minimum of 2 ballet classes per week and at least one other class in another genre.

Our Excel programs are for dedicated students only! We do not require students to audition but do ask that they are committed and dedicated to their personal learning and development. Please email to receive program guidelines and an application form.


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