Professional Dancer’s Course

Our Dancer’s Course is a multifaceted three year course. This is course is the perfect way for a Dancer to transition into the world of Commercial Dance. Whether you are a Lyrical, Contemporary or Jazz Specialist. KS Dance will take your technique and performance skill to the professional level. Students on the Dancer’s Course choose to specialise in the form of Modern Dance they prefer. With performance opportunities and choreography presentations throughout the year, Dancer’s Course Students can showcase their talents and gain the exposure they need to enter the Dance Industry. Dancers are trained in Classical Jazz and Ballet as well as exploring a variety of Contemporary Techniques from a faculty of amazing Teachers and Mentors.

Students can also expect Strength and Conditioning Training from our Strength Coach to develop flexibility, stability and power.

Dancer's Course

Today’s dancer has to be versatile and multi talented to meet the expectations of choreographers in a constantly changing theatrical environment. Dance’s course training not only concentrates on strength of technique in the dance modules but works on performance skills, audition technique as well as maintaining a strong classical base which is essential for any dance discipline. Students are also individually coached in singing and Musical Theatre group work. Dancer’s Course students receive support when going on to audition for work following the 3 year course. We invite agencies and employers to view open days and audition classes held at the school to directly link our students with the industry. Students have attained employment in Musicals on the West End and Broadway as well as: television contracts, cruise ships and Cirque du Soleil.

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The students on the Dancer’s Course are assessed monthly and termly which goes towards their end of term report which covers the students progression, strengths and any areas for improvement. All Dancer’s course students become part  of The Allegrodance Touring Company which tours in the spring term. As students move through their training they progress within Allegrodance company from understudy to lead role.

Dancer’s Course Modules

  • Classical Ballet
  • Boys work
  • Jazz (various styles)
  • Tap
  • Contemporary
  • Spanish Dance
  • Singing
  • Audition Techniques
  • Pointe Work
  • Repertoire
  • Pas de Deux (Jazz & Ballet)
  • Virtuosity
  • Stretching
  • Musical Theatre
  • Pilates
  • Health and Nutrition Lectures

Optional Modules

Teaching Qualifications
Diplomas in Dance Education (DDE) are available in:

  • Cecchetti Ballet
  • Modern
  • Tap

It is advisable that at least one optional module is selected. We encourage our Dancer’s Course students to undertake a teaching qualification in order to establish roots and foundations in the coaching of Dance.

Dancer's Course