16 June 2019 09:00 - 16:00

RAD Dance Challenge – Vocational Graded Candidates

This multi level, national competition gives candidates an opportunity to be part of a creative process and perform in front of an audience. Candidates will be judged on a solo choreographed by themselves, their teacher or peer.

Level 1
Candidates studying RAD Intermediate Foundation or Intermediate. Must be 16 years or under by 1st of January 2019.

Level 2 

Candidates studying RAD Advanced Foundation or Advanced 1 (must not have taken Advanced 2). Must be 17 years or under by 1st of January 2019.


Inaugurated in 2016, the Antoinette Sibley Scholarship will be presented to the overall winner of each level. The prize will be £750.00 per level. This has been made possible by funds provided by the Dame Antoinette Sibley Scholarship fund, established in 2012 to mark the retirement of the Academy’s third president.

A Choreographic Award of £250 will be given to one winner across both levels. This has been made possible by funding generously provided by the Lynn Wallis Bursary Fund, established in honour of the Academy’s former Artistic Director.


Royal Academy of Dance, 36 Battersea Square, London SW11 3RA

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Key Information

Time Duration Fee Closing Date
09:00 - 16:00 7 Hours £32 per student. 27 May 2019 12:00am

Who can attend?

Candidates must be resident in the UK and the Republic of Ireland studying with an RAD Registered Teacher.

How to apply

To apply, click ‘apply now’ above.

For tickets, follow this link to purchase.