Benesh Training Centre

Find out more about our courses and qualifications in Benesh Movement Notation.

Starter courses


Course contact: Lui Sit –

Simplified Chinese

Traditional Chinese

Course contact: Tina Chen –


Course contact: Maria Jimenez –

All these activities carry RAD time valued CPD.

Professional qualifications

BMN in schools and colleges

For more information please contact Lui Sit or call +44 (0)20 7326 8035.

BMN for clinicians

Clinicians can use BMN as:

  • a recording tool for ‘shop floor’ assessment and reassessment
  • a research tool in conjunction with instrumentation methods, to record clinical findings, and
  • a teaching tool to provide systematic observation of movement for clinical analyses of both functional and dysfunctional movements.

See below for more information on how Benesh Movement Notation is used by clinicians.

Benesh Short Courses

Analysing Discovering Repertoire Choreographic Style with Benesh Notation 27 July, London

This is an exciting workshop where participants will discover all of the subtleties and choreographic style of the Discovering Repertoire syllabus through reading the Benesh Movement Notation (BMN) score. The workshop will be taught in a fun, interactive and pro-active manner, and will provide participants with practical experience of this new approach to transmit BMN to their students in a creative manner. No prior knowledge of BMN is required to take part in this workshop. The workshop carries 8 hours of Time-Valued CPD.

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Reading Benesh for Ballet Teachers – 14-15 September, Oslo

Benesh Movement Notation (BMN) is a dance notation system used to document dance and other types of human movement. The system uses abstract symbols based on figurative representations of the human body. It is used in choreography and physical therapy, and by the Royal Academy of Dance to teach ballet. This two day course gives RAD teachers 16h CPD. The two day course will then be able to be followed up by a distance learning course for those interested to find out more.

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27 Jul '19
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Analysing Discovering Repertoire Choreographic Style with Benesh Notation (London)

Member: £135 Non-Member: £174
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14 Sep - 15 Sep '19
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Reading Benesh for Ballet Teachers

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22 May - 24 May '20

Between the lines: The Art of Choreology

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