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Ballet School and Dance Studies

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

We offer a Dancer’s Course, Classical Dancer’s Course, Dance Teacher’s Course and the Ex Professional Dancers Course. Qualifications gained are DDI, DDE,  Licentiate & Fellowship in Ballet, Modern & Tap.

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Junior Programme

Children’s dance classes are available from 3 years old. Exams are available from Primary to Advanced level in Cecchetti Ballet, ISTD Modern & Tap.

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Ex Professionals

KS Dance has been running a successful teachers course for ex-professional dancers since 2000. The course caters for ex-dancers not only from purely classical, but also contemporary and musical theatre backgrounds.

Our Training at KS Dance

KS Dance is one of the UK’s most respected Ballet Schools and Dance Colleges, putting students’ careers and training first, both in the Junior and Senior Programmes.

The College’s highly acclaimed Dancers’ and Teachers’ 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 Ltd

  • Further Education Level 6 Diploma in Professional Dance
  • Receive the highest level of training
  • Fabulous company size dance studios
  • Theatre Performances & Touring opportunities
  • Internationally renowned faculty
  • Smaller class sizes therefore students are provided with practically individual tuition

Portfolio of Productions

KSDance Blog

Don Quixote

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Don Quixote Classical Ballet has been a long standing tradition for KS Dance since the school originated. With Productions going back over 30 years, it has always been a goal of Kate Simmons to go bigger and better every year. Don Quixote was no exception. Reflecting on productions over the…

Don Quixote and The Kingdom of Narnia

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Vocational Students of KS Dance are in their final preparations for performances of Don Quixote and the annual KS Dance Showcase. Whilst Kate Simmons Dance Junior Productions prepare their performances of The Kingdom of Narnia. The KS Dance Don Quixote, is an adaptation of the original story and a synopsis…

Don Quixote and The Nutcracker

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Don Quixote and more The KS Dance 2018 Season holds a lot of Classical Repetoire with KS Dance Premiers of Don Quixote and Clara and The Kingdom of Sweets. As well as a new adaptation of a C. S. Lewis classic, Kingdom of Narnia which will be performed by the…

Major Dance Days Ahead

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Dance Days Ahead KS Dance has a number of Major Dance Days upcoming on the nearer side of Christmas: Barbara Geoghegan and Fewster Scholarship Awards, Sadler’s Wells Theatre, London. Sunday 19th November 2017 CDET Day at LIPA, Sunday 19th November 2017. KS Dance Winter Choreographic Competition, Friday 8th December.  …

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Adult Ballet and Tap classes also available