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3 Dec '19
Centenary / RAD news
3 Dec '19

RAD trails centenary plans at V&A book launch event

RAD trails Centenary plans at V&A book launch event The commemorative volume is first in a series of celebrations of the Academy’s past, present and…
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2 Dec '19
Awards / Faculty of Education
2 Dec '19

The Faculty of Education celebrates multiple wins at the IHE Awards

The Faculty of Education celebrates multiple wins at the IHE Awards The RAD’s Faculty of Education picks up the Advancing International Education Award and the…
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25 Nov '19
RAD news
25 Nov '19

Dame Monica Mason DBE Appointed Vice-President of the Royal Academy of Dance

Dame Monica Mason DBE Appointed Vice President of the Royal Academy of Dance The Royal Academy of Dance (RAD) today announced that Dame Monica Mason…
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22 Nov '19
RAD news / Silver Swans
22 Nov '19

HRH The Duchess of Cornwall meets Silver Swans in New Zealand

HRH The Duchess of Cornwall meets Silver Swans in New Zealand The Duchess watched a demonstration class led by Silver Swans Licensee Celia Bosman, before…
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19 Nov '19
Faculty of Education / Higher Education
19 Nov '19

Faculty of Education – Submit your application for 2020/21 entry

Submit your application for 2020/21 entry The Faculty of Education is accepting applications for 2020/21 entry onto its Undergraduate, Postgraduate and RAD Awards programmes. The RAD…
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Celebrating 100 Years

The RAD has been inspiring the world to dance for almost a century, and on 31 December 2020 will officially turn 100.
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Find an RAD teacher or dance class near you

There over 8,000 RAD Registered Teachers around the world. Find your nearest class and begin your dance journey today.
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We are a specialist dance education provider with over 90 years experience in inspiring, cultivating and supporting dance teachers around the world.
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BA (Hons) Ballet Education

Apply now for the BA (Hons) Ballet Education degree.
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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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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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We offer a range of CPD training opportunities to suit dance teachers.
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Discover the work of Benesh International, the home of Benesh Movement Notation.
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Upcoming Events

14 Dec '19
Step Into Dance

Battle Educate

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12 Jan '20
CPD / Silver Swans

Silver Swans® Licensee Training (London)

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19 Jan - 15 Mar '20
Centenary / Classes / Courses / Regional / Student Activities

Centenary Masterclasses: Focus on Artistry and Technique

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19 Jan - 16 Feb '20
Courses / Student Activities

Intensive Examination Syllabus Course - Intermediate Foundation and Intermediate (London)

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26 Jan '20
CPD

Grades 4 and 5: Focus on Character (Dublin)

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