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Dance College and Dance Studies (Ballet, Jazz and Contemporary)

Students study a level 6 Diploma in Professional Dance validated by Trinity College London. 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.

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Courses & Qualifications

KS Dance offers a Dancer’s Course, Classical Dancer’s Course, Dance Teacher’s Course and the Ex Professional Dancers Course. All of the courses at offer students the opportunity to gain a Level 6 Diploma in Professional Dance which can later be increased to a BA (hons). Whilst majoring in Ballet, Jazz or Contemporary Dance under the training of World Class Performers, Teachers and Choreographers. As a Full Time Dance School, KS Dance offers Dancers the Health and Wellbeing Support they need to be successful in the world of Dance.

Course Details

Dancer's Course

Performances and Opportunities

Each year The Allegrodance Touring Company, formed of the students in all 3 years, on tour throughout the UK to perform small versions of major Ballets and Theatre productions to Schools, 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 expose themselves to a variety of performance styles and spaces.

Events

  • CYD? Super Convention Performances: Saturday 19th October and Sunday 20th October
  • Audition Dates: 12th November 2019, 1st December 2019, 18th February 2020, 10th March 2020, 29th March 2020.
  • Show and Annual Performance: 3rd, 4th and 5th April 2020 (The Brindley Theatre)

Our Training and Further Education at KS Dance

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

The College’s highly acclaimed Dancers’ and Teachers’  Further Education Courses continue to produce dancers and teachers of the highest calibre, who secure contracts across the Profession in Classical Ballet , Musical Theatre  and Contemporary as well as placing fully qualified Teachers in positions worldwide.
All Students have the opportunity to perform in the Allegrodance Company, which tours each Spring as part of their 3 Year Course and 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 DDI and DDE Examinations in Ballet, Modern or Tap (ISTD).

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Benefits of joining KS Dance (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

Competition Success

Competition Success

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KS Dance has a long history of Competition Success at the Cecchetti Classical Ballet Awards. At KS Dance alongside our Classical Ballet Curriculum our students also study the Cecchetti Method. This enables our students to take Classical Ballet Examinations at Major Level, which in turn means our students meet the...

KS Dancer News November 2019

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KS Dance Opens Its Doors 2019 Principal Miss Kate Simmons and her Team welcomed over 100 guests at the annual 2 Day KS Dance Open Days this year. Our guests were welcomed early on the Wednesday Morning with the first classes of the day being Contemporary and Jazz, 2 of...

Cyril Beaumont Scholarship 2019

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October is always an exciting time for our students as they participate in the Annual Cyril Beaumont Scholarship held at KS Dance Vocational College and Studios, Warrington, Cheshire, North West. The historian and author Cyril Beaumont was a good friend to the Maestro Enrico Cecchetti and it was the influence…

Nurturing Talented Dancers

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Nurturing Talented Dancers Through Individualisation. At KS Dance we understand differentiation extremely well. It is very important that when teaching a class of all backgrounds, abilities, experience, genders and ages that, there is the required approach and preparation taken into consideration. With over 30 years of training dancers KS Dance...

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