Adults - Horniman Museum

Once a month become a Garden Volunteer and work with the Gardens Staff to find out more about what is involved in running sixteen acres of award winning Gardens. Every first Saturday of the month at 9am.


African and Caribbean Drumming and Dance with Nzinga Dance Ensemble

African Drumming for Adult Beginners and Improvers
Every Sunday from 14 January
12.30 – 1.45pm
(no class Sunday 18 February)
Education Centre
£50/£30 (concs) 10 sessions

African Drumming for Adult Intermediates
Every Tuesday from 16 January
6.30 – 7.45pm
(no class Tuesday 13 February)
Music Performance Space
£50/£30 (concs) 10 sessions

African and Caribbean Dance for Adult Beginners and Improvers
Every Tuesday from 16 January
7.45 – 9pm
(no class Tuesday 13 February)
Music Performance Space
£50/£30 (concs) 10 sessions

For enquiries and bookings contact Nzinga Dance on 020 8314 5328, e-mail nzingadance@aol.com or PO Box 36992, London SE6 4WH

Salsa with Mandacaru Dance Theatre
Every Tuesday from 16 January
6.30–7.30pm
(no class Tuesday 13 February)
‘...uno, dos, tres, un pasito para tras'. An opportunity for beginners and improvers alike to learn the technique of this vibrant and contagious dance.
Gallery Square £50/£30 (concs) 10 sessions

Tango Argentina with Mandacaru Dance Theatre
Every Tuesday from 16 January
7.45 – 8.45pm
(no class Tuesday 13 February)
The decadent music and intricate moves of this dance will transport you to the nightlife of Buenos Aires, releasing your passion within! For beginners and improvers.
Gallery Square £50/£30 (concs) 10 sessions

NB. Please do not wear resin heels or heels smaller than Cuban heels. Book the above 2 courses in advance by using the Booking Form available in the What's On Guide.

Art for All with Patmo de Levin
Every Saturday from 13 January
10.30am–12.30pm
(no class Saturday 17 February)
This friendly and supportive course is suitable for both complete beginners to experienced amateurs and includes drawing and sketching techniques, watercolours, acrylic and mixed media.
Education Centre £45/£30(concs) (one off charge for materials of £3 collected at 1st session ) 10 sessions

Raise the Roof with Melanie Harrold
Please note, both Tuesday and Thursday courses are now fully booked. To find out more about next term's courses in advance, please join our What's On mailing list.
Every Tuesday from 16 January or every Thursday from 18 January
7 – 9pm
(no class Tuesday 13 February or Thursday 15 February)
Everyone is welcome - all you need are vocal chords! Come and join in and sing songs from jazz to gospel, from old crooners to contemporary pop! Termly concert in the Horniman for friends and family.
African Worlds Gallery £40/£30 (concs) 10 sessions.

Music Appreciation with Michael Spencer
Every Thursday from 18 January
2.30 – 4.30pm
(no class Thursday 15 February)
Music from the Middle Ages to modern times Education Centre £45 10 sessions

Weaving the Seasons with Joan Eytle Kendall
Saturday 31 March and Sunday 1 April
10.30am – 4.30pm
Enjoy this creative intuitive handloom-weaving workshop inspired by the Horniman collections and the changing natural environment of our Gardens.
Education Centre £60/£40 (concs) (includes materials and basic frame loom)

Capoeira Taster Session with Grupo Casa do Tambor
Saturday 17 February
11am – 12.30pm
Find out about all the different aspects of this popular artform: dance, play instruments, learn about traditional Brazilian songs and join in the Roda of Capoeira at the end!
Music Performance Space £5/£4 (concs) 1 session


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