Teach Repertoire

Resources and additional information for teachers.

Teaching Resources

We have produced a range of books, CDs, DVDs, printed music and an app to support each level of Discovering Repertoire.

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CPD Activities

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Discovering Repertoire students have the option of taking exams or class awards to mark their progress and achievement. These are modular in format, and designed to be taken as individual units.

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The uniform for Discovering Repertoire classes and exams is available to buy from the RAD shop.

The Ballets

Click below to find out more about the stories behind each of the ballets as featured in Discovering Repertoire.


One of the most popular and lighthearted comic ballets, Coppélia ends with a wedding but also incorporates some of the darker elements of fairy tales,…
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In the nearly 200 years since its first performance, Giselle has always been one of the world's most popular ballets. It exemplifies the Romantic Movement…
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, a romantic ballet about the love between a gypsy girl and a man of noble birth, appears in today's classical ballet repertoire in the…
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The Sleeping Beauty

is the ultimate romantic ballet, an enchanting tale based on one of the most beloved fairy tales of all time. It has long been famous…
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Swan Lake

Possibly the most iconic of all classical ballets, Swan Lake takes the viewer into a dark fairy tale world of swans, sorcerers and romance, while…
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The Nutcracker

With its child protagonist, dancing sweets, and toys that come to life, The Nutcracker has introduced many children to the world of classical ballet. It…
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