Central School Of Ballet

Course Outline

Half Term One Day Courses at Central School of Ballet


Applications are now open for Central One Day Courses.

One Day Ballet Intensives for Girls

One Day Ballet Intensive for Girls 8-10 years: Monday 12 February 2018

We ask that applicants applying for the One Day Ballet for 8-10 years Intensive have a minimum of Grade 2 RAD, or equivalent.

One Day Ballet Intensive for Girls 11-13 years: Monday 12 February 2018

We ask that applicants applying for the One Day Ballet Intensive for 11-13 year olds, have a minimum of Grade 4 RAD, or equivalent.

One Day Ballet Intensives are aimed specifically at girls aged 8-16 years. The days are centered around Ballet, giving participants the chance to become fully immersed into a day at Central School of Ballet. The days include Ballet, Pointe (subject to age and ability) and Repertoire, and an additional class which may be; Pilates, Contemporary, Creative Choreography, Jazz or Improvisation.

One Day Audition Preparation for Boys and Girls

One Day Audition Preparation for Boys and Girls 14-16 years (school years 10&11): Wednesday 14 February 2018

The Audition Preparation Day is aimed at boys and girls aged 14-16 years who are considering auditioning for full time vocational training. The day will include a Q&A session for advice on auditioning and a Pas De Deux taster class (subject to applicant numbers)

All One Day Courses are £45.00

Spring and Summer Courses

NEW DATES ANNOUNCED. Application forms will be available to download from 1 December 2017.

Spring Course: Tuesday 3 April - Saturday 7 April 2018

One Week Summer Course (week 1): Monday 23 July - Saturday 28 July 2018

Week 1 is for boys and girls aged 12-14 years old only

One Week Summer Course (week 2): Monday 30 July - Saturday 4 August 2018

Week 2 is for boys and girls aged 15-16 years old only

Two Week Summer Course: Monday 23 July - Saturday 4 August 2018

All students aged 12-16 years are welcome to apply for the two week summer course

Subject to minimum numbers we will once again be running the Boys Only Ballet Classes within the Summer Course.

Spending a week at Central School of Ballet is an excellent way to experience a taste of life in full time ballet training. Our popular Spring and Summer Courses provide an opportunity for you to do just this.

Students applying for either the Spring Course or Summer Courses must be 12-16 years of age and have a minimum of RAD Intermediate Foundation or equivalent including pointe work.

Classes begin at around 10am each day and usually end at 5pm. A ballet class is timetabled every day and pointe / boys coaching scheduled for every alternate day. Other classes include Pilates; Contemporary and Repertoire. Depending on the length of a course, we may include classes in Jazz, Character and invite guest tutors and choreographers to lead a masterclass on Creative Choreography or Improvisation.

All Spring and Summer Courses are subject to holding minimum standard requirements.

Summer Dance Blast Activities

Our Summer Dance Blast Activities 2018 are for boys and girls aged 6-12 years. The activities will not run as the usual week long summer programme, but will be available to book per day.

Application forms and information for Summer Dance Blast Activites 2018 will be announced in the new year.

If you would like further information on any of the courses above, please contact a member of the Widening Participation and Access Team.

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