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.”
Course & Qualifications
KS Dance offers a Performers Course, Level 6 Diploma in Professional Dance including optional DDE, Level 4 Teaching Modules. KS Dance also accommodates Ex Professional Dancers with further training in their teaching qualifications. Students 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 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 they need to be successful in the world of Dance.
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
- Allegrodance Company & KS Dance Gala Nights 14th – 17th July 2021
- Next Live Stream Performance 16th July 2021. Tickets available soon.
- Summer School Course for Dancers & Teachers 23rd – 31st July Registration OPEN NOW
- October 2021 Annual Performances at The Brindley Theatre
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