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18 Oct '19
Centenary / RAD news
18 Oct '19

Celebrating 100 Years With Henry Danton

Celebrating 100 Years With Henry Danton On Wednesday 16 October, we welcomed 100-year-old Henry Danton to the Royal Academy of Dance headquarters in Battersea as…
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14 Oct '19
Centenary / RAD news / Teachers
14 Oct '19

RAD Israel's Pre-Centenary Celebration

RAD Israel's Pre-Centenary Celebration On 5 October, RAD Israel held a pre-100th birthday celebration as, according to the Jewish calendar it was already the new…
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10 Oct '19
Exams / RAD news
10 Oct '19

An RAD family…

An RAD family… We often hear from our members that the RAD feels like a family; this is literally the case for this ballet dancing…
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20 Sep '19
academic staff / Faculty of Education
20 Sep '19

60 seconds with...Guy Orden, Lecturer in Dance Education

60 Seconds with...Guy Orden, Lecturer in Dance Education What are your main duties as Lecturer in Dance Education? My duties are varied as I lecture…
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13 Sep '19
Silver Swans
13 Sep '19

How Dance Can Help You to Think Positively

How Dance can Help You to Think Positively When you harness the power of positivity, it's amazing the impact it has on your life. This…
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Mapping Dance and Dance Teaching: Past(s), Present and Future(s)

Register your interest and find out how to submit a paper for our 2020 conference.
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Silver Swans

Our Silver Swans initiative has been specially developed for older learners. Find out where to find a class or how to become a Silver Swans Licensee.
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Celebrating Margot Fonteyn

Find out more about our former President on what would have been her 100th birthday.
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RAD exams

We offer a wide range of exams and assessments to motivate and reward students of all ages and abilities. Our focus is on creativity and musicality, providing opportunities to progress and achieve.
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Continuing Professional Development (CPD)

We offer a range of CPD training opportunities to suit dance teachers.
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Thinking of becoming a dance teacher?

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BA (Hons) Ballet Education

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Benesh International

Discover the work of Benesh International, the home of Benesh Movement Notation.
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19th Century Social Dance (Tring)

This one day workshop will provide participants with a practical experience of 19th Century Social Dance.
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The Karsavina Heritage (London)

This one day workshop will give participants insights into Tamara Karsavina’s unique ballet syllabus created for the three year Teachers’ Training Course of the Royal Academy of Dance (1954).
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Upcoming Events

19 Oct - 20 Oct '19
Classes / Community

Can You Dance? RAD Workshops

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20 Oct '19
Dance School / Student Activities

Swan Lake Adult Repertoire Workshop (London)

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21 Oct - 22 Oct '19
Boys Only / Project B / Student Activities

Boys Only! in partnership with DanceEast CAT (Ipswich)

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21 Oct '19
CPD

Discovering Repertoire Levels 2 and 3 (Female): Focus on Variations (London)

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23 Oct '19
CPD

The Karsavina Heritage (London)

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