If you want to learn some skills for getting on Britain’s Got Talent, or just have some fun getting active with your mates then check out Genetik Sessions & Workshops here at our state-of-the-art facility in South Manchester.

In order to help young people explore and express their God-given potential we’ve created a range of opportunities for under-18s.

We’re amazingly privileged to know and work with some of the best performers and coaches in the UK. From world-class breakers to professional vocal coaches, our sessions tutors bring true excellence to teenagers in a friendly workshop environment.


Tuesdays: Genetik Academy (Sharston)

4.15–5pm: Beginners Breakdance

Age 7-10 | £4.50 each

Genetik Academy, Harper Road, Sharston, Manchester, M22 4RG

Wednesdays: Bowdon Street Academy (Bowdon)

4.30–5.30pm: Music Production | Pop Vocals | Drumming | Electric Guitar | Street Dance

Age 11-18+ | £6 each

Come straight from school to hang out with free snacks.

Bowdon Parish Centre, Stamford Road, Bowdon, WA14 2TR

Wednesdays: Genetik Academy (Sharston)

6.15–7.15pm: Breakdance – Juggernaut Beginners | Drums
7.15–7.45pm: Youth Club
7.45–8.45pm: Breakdance – Juggernaut Intermediate | Pop Vocals | Street Dance | Drums | Music Production | Acoustic and Electric Guitar

Age 11-18+ | £6 each

Genetik Academy, Harper Road, Sharston, Manchester, M22 4RG

Wednesdays: Little Rockers (Sharston)

5pm–5.54pm: Kids Streetdance

Age 5-11 | £4.50 each

Genetik Academy, Harper Road, Sharston, Manchester, M22 4RG

All sessions are taught by top professionals with industry experience including Tim Owen (The Tribe), Joel Whitewood (BrightLine) and more.

This is a fantastic opportunity for young people to develop new skills in their chosen area and also builds up teamwork, personal confidence and self-esteem.

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The Genetik Academy building is a stunning creative arts complex offering the best in rehearsal and recording facilities in South Manchester.

The centre is equipped with an 80 square metre dance studio, multi-purpose rehearsal room and two fully equipped recording/programming studios with integrated ‘live room’.


Studio 1 ‘The Mix’ (Recording inc live room)

£20 per hour, £140 per day (based on 8 hours)


Studio 2 ‘Beats’ (Pre-production)

£12 per hour, £80 a day (based on 8 hours)


‘Rehearsal Room’

£15 per hour, £100 a day (based on 8 hours)


‘Footwork’ (Dance studio)

£20 per hour

So, whether it’s workshops for your school, room hire for your dance class, band rehearsal space, recording an album or just programming some beats, Genetik Academy is for you.

Get in touch to book your time on 0161 946 2300 or send an email to timo@message.org.uk.

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