dance college

Dance College and Dance Studies include Ballet, Jazz and Contemporary.

Students study a level 6 Diploma in Professional Dance validated by Trinity College London since 2012. Students are assessed on the Dance and Ballet performance internally in the Ballet School and on the stage as well as, in Integrated Professional Studies.

Trinity College London validates the colleges Level 6 Diploma in Professional Dance and, in its most recent revalidation report said;

“The dance training provided at KS Dance is of a very high standard. The college has established a long-serving team of loyal, dedicated and extremely talented teachers. The relatively small student cohort – and small class sizes – ensure that the college is able to provide individual guidance and support to enable students to realise their personal objectives. The college has an impressive record of graduate employment and an extremely high reputation in the sector.”

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Course & Qualifications

KS Dance offers a Performers Course, students graduate with a Level 6 Diploma in Professional Dance, validated by Trinity College London and the option to study towards a DDE, Level 4 Teaching qualification in Ballet, Modern & Tap. The Level 6 Diploma in Professional Dance can later be increased to a BA (hons) Middlesex University whilst majoring at KS Dance in Ballet, Jazz and Contemporary  under the training of World Class Teachers, Performers and Choreographers at KS Dance.

As a Full Time student of KS Dance School, the students benefit from all which KS Dance offers its Dancers, including excellent Health and Wellbeing Support needed to be successful in the world of Dance.

Course Details

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Dancer's Course

Performances and Opportunities

Each year The Allegrodance Touring Company, formed of students from all 3 years, go on tour throughout the UK to perform smaller versions of major Ballets and Theatre productions to Schools, National Theatres and Public Venues. The aim is to widen the reach of the Arts, to areas of the UK that would not normally experience the wonders of Performing Arts. This serves as fantastic performance opportunities for students. They are able to interact with audiences of all ages through workshops and audience participation as well experience a variety of performance styles and different spaces.

This year The Allegrodance Company will be performing as part of the KS Dance Gala Nights 14th -17th July. Tickets available soon and also for the Live Streamed Performance 16th July 2021.

Up Coming Events

  • La Slyphide Performance Oct 29th & 30th at The Brindley Theatre, Runcorn
  • Auditions for Entry September 2022 – 18th Nov / 7th Dec/ 20th Jan / 3rd Feb
  • College Experience Day 23rd November, booking via Eventbrite

Our Training and Further Education at KS Dance

KS Dance is a Vocational Dance College and Ballet School. One of the UK’s Leading and most respected provider, putting students’ development, careers and training first.

The College’s highly acclaimed Dancers’ and Teachers’  Further Education Courses continue to produce dancers and dance teachers of the highest calibre, who go on to secure contracts across the Profession in Classical Ballet , Musical Theatre, Commercial  and Contemporary, as well as placing fully qualified Teachers in employed positions worldwide.
All Students have the opportunity to perform in the Allegrodance Company, which tours each Spring, as part of the 3 Year Course. All students accepted on the Dancers Course will study The Level 6 Diploma in Professional Dance, validated by Trinity College London.

In addition, KS Dance runs a comprehensive Teachers Course to train Ex-Professionals and those considering a career in teaching.
Teaching Qualifications include the study of all units applicable to DDE Examinations in Ballet, Modern or Tap (ISTD).

Audition for KS Dance‘s Full Time Vocational Dance College.

Benefits of joining KS Dance (Vocational Ballet School)

  • Further Education Level 6 Diploma in Professional Dance
  • Receive the highest level of training
  • Fabulous company size dance studios
  • Theatre Performances & Touring opportunities
  • Dance Industry Links and Connections
  • Internationally renowned faculty
  • Smaller class sizes therefore students are provided with practically individual tuition
  • Health and Wellbeing plus Strength and Conditioning for Injury Prevention

Portfolio of Productions

KSDance Blog

College Experience Days November 2021

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When?  Tuesday 23rd November Time? 9.30am -4pm What to expect? KS Dance is delighted to welcome all aspiring students  Parents/Guardians/Teachers to our first 'in studio' open day since 2019. This is an exciting opportunity for those wanting to audition for September entry 2022 and experience the college environment and its…

La Sylphide Coming This OCTOBER to The Brindley Theatre, Runcorn.

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Performance evenings Fri 29th, Sat 30th October 2021 at 7.30pm This wonderful performance will also include a 'Tribute to Maestro Enrico Cecchetti.' Celebrating 100 years of his wonderful method, performed by our Junior Programme Dancers."La Sylphide... A Classic" Kate Simmons and her team are thrilled to begin rehearsals again for…

Performances At KS Dance This July

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What's Happening? We are thrilled to be able to showcase our young talented dancers once again, as they take to our purposefully adapted Theatre Studio Stage. We will be offering a limited number of tickets to attend our studio performances of 'The Streets' An original story written by Vince Cleghorne,…

Congratulations Chloe Horton

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Post Graduate Success We are delighted to share the news of our Post Graduate Chloe Horton, who has secured herself a short contract with Birmingham Royal Ballet, working with the company on BRB's production of Cinderella this July 2021 Chloe has worked extremely hard to achieve her dream of dancing…

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