dance college

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.

Audition Here

Ballet School Tutus

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).

Audition for KS Dance‘s Full Time Dance School

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

3rd Year Success: Patrick Gill

| KS Dance, Student News | No Comments
More 3rd Year Success for KS Dance We are delighted to announce that Patrick Gill has also secured a contract with Varna Ballet Company, Bulgaria. Please read our previous blog post to find out all about Varna Ballet Company. Patrick will join a former Student, Elliot Adams, who already left...

Choreography

| Charity Events, Community, KS Dance, Student News | No Comments
Choreography Competition 2019 Results Choreography Success As part of a dancers development it is important that time is given to the dancer to allow  exploration for ones own creativity to grow, especially in choreography. Dancers have many demands put upon them from choreographers, Directors, teachers and even more so by...
La Sylphide 2020

La Sylphide

| Allegrodance Touring Company, Auditions, KS Dance, Productions, Student News | No Comments
La Sylphide Coming This April to The Brindley Theatre, Runcorn. Performance evenings Fri 5th, Sat 6th, Sun 7th April 2020. 7.30pm "La Sylphide... A Classic" Kate Simmons and her team are thrilled to begin rehearsals for this wonderful classical ballet which was originally choreographed by Filippo Taglioni in 1832 and...
Competition Success

Competition Success

| Auditions, Community, KS Dance, Student News | No Comments
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...

Request a Prospectus for our Senior Programme