TEN UK Ballet Schools Unite in Auditions for September 2021 Entry

TEN UK Ballet Schools Unite in Auditions for September 2021 Entry

Media release: Friday 10 July 2020 - In response to COVID-19, the current lockdown and its impact on dance training and the preparation to audition for a coveted place at a specialist dance school, ten of the UK’s leading vocational ballet institutions have come together in support of thousands of young dancers considering the next step in their training and auditioning for September 2021 entry.

The schools working as one in a joint agreement that sees the traditional audition start move from the autumn to January 2021 are Central School of Ballet, English National Ballet School, Elmhurst Ballet School, The Hammond School, KS Dance, Northern Ballet School, Rambert School, The Royal Ballet School, Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, and Tring Park School for the Performing Arts.

English National Ballet School, Elmhurst Ballet School, The Hammond School, KS Dance, Northern Ballet School, and Tring Park School for the Performing Arts are Accredited members of the Council for Dance, Drama and Musical Theatre (CDMT) which also supports this joint agreement of the ballet schools.