Support an Appeal

Central is currently seeking support for a diverse range of priority programmes and projects. We hope you will be inspired by these selected highlights. If you would like to find out more, explore the full range of opportunities, or discuss making a regular or major donation, please contact us at or call us on 020 7520 2064.

World-leading dance training

By supporting Central’s world-leading vocational dance training, you are gifting our students the best possible education to pursue a dream career in the performing arts.

Ballet Central

By supporting the critically acclaimed performance company, Ballet Central, you will give Central’s final year BA (Hons) Professional Dance and Performance students a unique touring experience.

School, Community and Youth Projects

By supporting our School, Community and Youth Projects you can help Central share our passion for dance with schools and communities in our new neighbourhood of Southwark, and in towns and cities across the UK to accompany the Ballet Central tour.


By supporting Central’s Bursary Fund, you can help talented young dancers from lower-income families to access and excel in Central’s world-leading vocational dance training.

Dance Shoes

By supporting the Dance Shoe Appeal, you can help students in financial need to purchase the dance shoes they need to excel in the studio and on stage.

The Countess of Wessex Studios Fund

By donating to The Countess of Wessex Studio Fund, you will help Central roll-out its world-leading training from our new home and embed itself at the heart of the Southwark Community.