THE GRADED SYLLABUS
Pre-Primary in Dance, Primary in Dance, Grades 1-8
The Graded Syllabus provides a broad practical dance education and develops technical, musical and performance skills (age 5+). The graded examinations consist of three disciplines:
Ballet - the foundation and the most important part of the syllabus.
Free Movement - incorporating styles such as Natural Movement, Contemporary and Classical Greek Dance.
Character - the presentation of the national styles, using original ethnic dance and music. The three styles - Hungarian, Russian and Polish - were selected due to their importance in the dvelopment of classical ballet.
VOCATIONAL GRADED EXAMINATIONS
Intermediate Foundation, Intermediate, Advanced Foundation, Advanced 1, Advanced 2
Vocational Graded Examinations provide an in-depth study of ballet and prepare students for a career in dance (age 11+).
Graded and Vocational Graded Examinations can be taken at the same time.
Mrs Anna Williams
Certificate in Ballet Teaching Studies RAD, AIDTA