About

We provide a full training course in Classical Ballet following the Royal Academy of Dance Syllabus from Pre-School (age 2 and a half) through the Graded, Higher Grades, and Vocational Graded Examinations up to Advanced 1.

 

We also follow the International Dance Teachers Association Modern Jazz Syllabus from Junior Modern (age 4) and then Primary to Intermediate.

 

Adult Ballet and Tap classes are also run on Tuesday evenings.

 

Our staff are enthusiastic and encourage the highest standards and this is reflected in our success in examinations at all levels.

 

Pupils are encouraged to participate in our School Shows, where children get the valuable opportunity to perform on stage to an audience!

 

Regulation Uniform is required ~ Recommended stockist for all uniform is Hardings Dancewear, Mansfield Road, Nottingham ~  Hoodys, Polo shirts and Character skirts for ballet can be ordered through the School.

 

Staff

Director -  Alison Machin

Trained at the Ogando School of Dance, Diploma of the London College of Dance & Drama, RAD Teaching Certificate and RAD Registered Teacher .

 

Head Teacher - Miss Shauna O'Connor

Trained at the Ogando School of Dance, RAD teaching Certificate and RAD Registered teacher. AIDTA (Modern Jazz)

 

Mrs Amy Endersby

Trained at the Ogando School of Dance and Milennium 2000 (London) RAD CBTS and Registered Teacher.

Mrs Ellie Williams
Trained at the Ogando School of Dance, Elmhurst Ballet School and the Northern Ballet School. AIDTA

 

All of our Staff, teaching and Administration are CRB Checked. Teaching staff are First Aid trained and regularly attend RAD and IDTA courses to keep up to date with their training and professional development.