Preparatory & Primary
Introduces basic movement to music with a focus on developing the musicality and dynamics of dance.
This is often the next dance style to try if finding that ballet is not the right fit,
or if looking for something with more excitement to compliment the technical training of ballet.
We accept students into preparatory level from age 5.
Students must be at least 6 years old to sit the preparatory exam, and 8 years old to sit the primary exam
Medal tests, rosettes and classwork assessments are also available from age 6.
Preps 30 minutes; Primary 45 minute classes, once a week
Grade One - Grade Five
These grades focus on developing a real sense of dynamics and contrasting movements,
allowing dancers to embrace moving in different ways and beginning to use the whole body to express.
Students must be 9 years old to sit Grade One; 10 years or over for Grades Two to Five.
60 minute classes, once a week
Intermediate - Advanced Two
At these higher levels students now focus on building an excellent level of physical control over their bodies,
whilst also incorporating new concepts such as improvisation and interpretation.
Dancers in vocational levels also work on developing their own sense of performance and style.
Students must be 14 years old to sit vocational jazz exams
60 minutes classes, once a week