Join the Friends

Join the Friends of Central to support the future stars of the dance industry before they launch their professional careers, be part of the Central family and access behind the scenes events and rehearsals. Your support helps Central students develop into accomplished, versatile professionals at the forefront of dance performance.

Choose from four levels of membership to reflect the donation that you wish to give:

  • Friend, £3.50 per month/£42 per annum
  • Soloist Friend, £12.50 per month/£150 per annum
  • First Soloist Friend, £25 per month/£300 per annum
  • Principal Friend, £80 per month/£960 per annum


Discounted membership available for Central Alumni to join as a Friend at £2 per month/£24 per annum


Friend – £3.50 per month/£42 per annum

Discounted rate available for Central Alumni at £2 per month/£24 per annum.

  • Central Bulletin, the bi-annual digital newsletter of Central School of Ballet
  • Invitation to a welcome event at the start of the academic year
  • Invitation to an exclusive Friends and Family Day


Soloist Friend – £12.50 per month/£150 per annum

  • All the benefits of being a Friend
  • Invitation to a Ballet Central rehearsal (Festive repertoire or two+ pieces of tour repertoire)


First Soloist Friend – £25 per month/£300 per annum

  • All the benefits of being a Soloist Friend
  • Regular invitations to watch a class


Principal Friend – £80 per month/£960 per annum

  • All the benefits of being a First Soloist Friend
  • The opportunity to watch a class at a time convenient to you
  • Invitation to one of the flagship performances of the Ballet Central tour


Membership Fees can be paid annually (either online, by BACs or cheque or by setting up a Standing Order with your bank), quarterly (Standing Order only) or monthly (Online or Standing Order only).

If you have any questions or would like to request a hardcopy of our Membership Form, please contact