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Summer Intensive 2022 Registration is NOW open.

Course Dates: July 22nd -29th 2022

Join us this Summer and be taught by Professional & Ex Professional Company Dancers and Qualified Teachers within todays Industry. Experiencing a wealth of dance knowledge that this amazing Faculty have to offer.

Are you aged 11 Years or older, working classically at Grade 6 level or up to Advanced Level? If so, this Summer School Intensive course is for you!

Guest Faculty:

Lachlan Monaghan [Soloist Birmingham Royal Ballet]

Gina Scott [Soloist Semperoper Ballet, Dresden]

Shaun McLaughlin [Ex Soloist Croatian national Ballet]

Download your Application forms Summer School Application Forms

This year’s Summer Intensive 2022’s timetable is filled with dance classes in Classical Ballet, Classical Repertoire, Pointe work, Boys Training in Virtuosity and Classical Rep. Contemporary Dance, Jazz Dance, Hip Hop, Spanish Dance and Strength & Conditioning.

Teaching Faculty:

Kate Simmons, Gillian Hurst, Tracey Moss and Sharon Johnston

Teachers will cover- Analysis of Technique and Teacher Training Skills, Cecchetti Qualifications up to and including Fellowship & the Enrico Cecchetti Diploma 

A Summer Intensive not to be missed!!!

To register your interest CONTACT US NOW on email: admin@ksd-online.co.uk or call us for more info on 01925 837 693
We look forward to hearing from you soon.

‘Places will be offered on a first come first serve basis, once completed documents and payment is received.’

BOOK NOW to avoid disappointment!

Lachlan Monaghan was born in Sydney, Australia and trained locally at The McDonald College and then at The Royal Ballet School.

Lachlan joined Birmingham Royal Ballet in 2012, was promoted to First Artist in 2016 and to Soloist in 2018.

His repertory involves a wide range styles including roles in Swan Lake (Prince Siegfried), Don Quixote (Basilio), Romeo & Juliet (Romeo), The Sleeping Beauty (Prince Florimund, Bluebird), La Fille mal Gardée (Colas), The Nutcracker (Prince), Cinderella (Prince), Hobson’s Choice (Will Mossop), Coppélia (Franz), Slaughter on Tenth Avenue (Hoofer), Elite Syncopations (Friday Night) and In The Upper Room (Stomper).

He has also created roles for various choreographers such as David Bintley, Jessica Lang, Didy Veldman, Jack Lister and George Williamson.

Lachlan is a passionate photographer, capturing backstage moments whenever he’s not performing as well as currently undertaking a BA (Honours) in Business Management.

Gina Scott, Soloist at the Semperoper Ballett in Dresden, Germany. Graduating from the Royal Ballet School in 2011 and starting my professional career as a Corps de Ballet. Dancing my first Principal role aged 20 in Nikiya – La Bayadera and to name a few more Aurora – Sleeping Beauty, Clara, Snow Queen – The Nutcracker, Terpsichore – Apollo, Russian, Spanish Princess and Big Swans – Swan Lake.

I have done works from David Dawson, Alexei Ratmansky, William Forsythe, George Balanchine, Jiri Kylian, Kenneth Macmillan, Frederick Ashton, Pina Bausch, Alexander Akman, Stijn Celis, Johan Inger, Justin peck and Aaron S. Watkin. I started dancing at the age of 3 in my hometown at the Wendy Sharpe and Sharon Potter School of Dance whilst attending The Royal Ballets Junior and Middle Associates. Aged 13, I joined Elmhurst School for Dance, selected for the Royal Academy Dance syllabus DVD. Joining the Royal Ballet School upper school and in my first I was a finalist in the Young British Dancer of the Year.

Whist with the Semperoper Ballet, I have been involved in the SemperOper Ball, Dance Open international festival in St Petersburg, toured to Abu Dhabi, Singapore, Canada, New York, Sweden and to the Paris Opera.

I am currently undergoing my Cecchetti diploma in dance education and education in balance body Pilates.

I look forward to meeting everyone attending the KSDance summer school this year 2022.