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Summer Schools 2017 (Dartington)

24 Jul 2017 00:00 - 29 Jul 2017 00:00 / Tags: UK, Regional, Courses, Classes, Summer School, Activity, Workshop, Events

Summer Schools 2017 (Dartington)
Develop your skills while trying out new dance styles in this action-packed week.

Key information

  • Ages 8 - 18
  • Level RAD Grade 2+

Read more about this activity or explore our full list of activities.

Dartington Summer School is a fun way to develop your technique and learn new dance skills in a variety of styles, and in a beautiful setting. The week closes with an open day to celebrate your achievements.

Who can attend?

Students aged 8-18, studying RAD Grade 2, or the equivalent and above


Dartington Hall, Totnes, Devon, TQ9 6EL


Classes in:

  • ballet
  • group dance/repertoire
  • contemporary/creative
  • other dance styles to be announced

DATES & Times

Monday 24 - Saturday 29 July 2017.

Each day (Monday to Friday) will run from 10am to 4.30pm. Tuition hours will vary on Saturday for the parent open day. 


Tuition only - £295

Tuition and Accommodation - £675


A light buffet lunch is provided Monday to Friday, including snacks and drinks.

Film screening

Includes a film screening evening


A residential accommodation option at Dartington Hall is available for students aged 9 and above for an additional fee. The accommodation fee includes:

  • single accommodation,
  • breakfast and evening meals each day,
  • access to the beautiful grounds at Dartington, and
  • chaperones and a housemother in attendance during stay.

Info for attendees

Students booked to attend the summer school can download the info pack. You can also pre-order your souvenir merchandise!

Tuition Awards 

One tuition award will be presented to a student (at any level) who has shown significant improvement at each RAD Summer School in the UK. The award is one week’s tuition at an RAD Summer School in 2018 or 2019.


  • Sibling discounts: Two sibling students: 10% off total cost of tuition fee, and three or more sibling students: 20% off total cost of tuition fees.

  • Group discounts: A 10% discount will be applied to the total cost of tuition fees for groups of 10 or more students within the same price band. 

  • Multiple booking discount: A 10% discount will be applied to the total cost of tuition fees for any single participant booking two or more summer events at the same time.

All discounts will be checked, calculated and verified following your booking submission and the amount refunded directly.


Please ensure you check the ticket type carefully. If accommodation is required, please select the 'Tuition and Accommodation' ticket.

If the summer school appears sold out, please apply online for the Waiting List Ticket, specifying whether your require accommodation or not. The Student Activities Team will contact you should a suitable place become available.


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