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28 Jul '21
RAD news
28 Jul '21

A healthy and happy rebrand for the RAD's future

Today, the RAD has revealed its new brand identity – its first refresh in over 20 years. While it may appear strange to rebrand as…
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12 Jul '21
The Fonteyn
12 Jul '21

Finalists for The Margot Fonteyn International Ballet Competition 2021

Finalists announced for The Margot Fonteyn International Ballet Competition 2021 We are excited to announce the names of the 15 dancers who will compete in…
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5 Jul '21
Coronavirus / RAD news
5 Jul '21

A year in recovery

Today marks one year since the launch of the Culture Recovery Fund, which was setup up to help protect arts, culture, and heritage from the…
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28 Jun '21
Dance news / Wellbeing
28 Jun '21

Free app launched to help dancers with their physical and mental wellbeing

A brand-new free mobile app is aiming to help dancers from across the globe become mentally fit and emotionally strong by building resilience from the stresses and strains…
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28 Jun '21
Dance Challenge / Dance news / RAD news
28 Jun '21

Winners of the 2021 Vocational Graded RAD Dance Challenge announced

This multi-level national competition gives candidates an opportunity to be part of a creative process. Candidates were judged on a solo choreographed by themselves, their…
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15 Jun '21
Membership / RAD news
15 Jun '21

Events series for RAD Members

We are excited to trial a range of online events for RAD Members providing opportunities to connect, learn and be inspired. The series will include…
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Membership renewal

Renewing your membership is quick and easy and will allow you to continue to have access to your membership benefits, including regular communications, publications, access to the Members’ Area and opportunities to take part in a range of exclusive online events.
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On Point: Royal Academy of Dance at 100

A free display at the V&A museum in London, celebrating 100 years of the RAD.
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Name a seat

The move to our new headquarters provides a unique opportunity for you to contribute to our history and to become part of the fabric of the new building.
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RAD Dance School

RAD Dance School is based at our headquarters in Battersea, London, and offers a variety of extra-curricular dance classes for young people and adults.
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GCSE Dance

Last chance to apply for a GCSE Dance course, starting September 2021.
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A Level Dance

Last chance to apply for a A Level Dance course, starting September 2021.
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Silver Swans

Ballet classes for the over 55s. Find a teacher near you or discover how to qualify to deliver such classes.
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Find a teacher

Locate an RAD teacher through our interactive map. Includes listings of online classes.
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COVID-19 latest information

Guidance for students, examiners, tutors and teachers, with updates on how our services may be affected.
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Mapping Dance and Dance Teaching: Past(s), Present and Future(s)

Join us on 3 & 4 September for an international online conference, bringing together practitioners, teachers, educators and researchers to debate and interrogate the past, present and future of dance and teaching.
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