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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

  • NEXT AUDITIONS for Entry September 2022 –  In the Studios 20th Jan / 3rd Feb & 10th March 2022
    Online Video Submissions Being Accepted
  • BOYS EXPERIENCE DAYSunday 27th February 2022 – Book your place now to register your place
  • Allegrodance Touring Company Productions 14th -18th February & 28th Feb – 6th March 2022
  • Annual Production at The Brindley Theatre and Arts Centre, Runcorn. 8th -10th April 2022

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

JANUARY AUDITIONS 2022 for Entry September 2022

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Are You Wanting to Train As A Fulltime Dancer? KS Dance is holding Auditions on the 20th January and February 3rd 2022 For dance students working at pre-vocational training level, aged 16+ upwards. The auditions are for those wanting to achieve a place on the 3 Year professional Performers Course…

Cyril Beaumont Scholarship 2021

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KS Dance is Host to the Prestigious Cyril Beaumont Cecchetti Scholarship Award. The Cyril Beaumont Scholarship is one of the Autumn Term highlights of the year at KS and even more special this year as we celebrate 100 years of the Cecchetti Method. The ballet historian, author and critic Cyril…
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What Is Student Life Like At KS Dance?

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What is Life Like as a Student of KS Dance Finding that happy balance between dance training and life matters, is something that is really important to us for all of our students to have well balanced. The pastoral care of the students at KS Dance is always at the…

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…

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