For the first time, the Royal Academy of Dance is enabling qualified ballet teachers to gain Registered Teacher Status with the RAD, through their new ‘Pathway to RTS’.

In recognition of the unique achievements of Sir Matthew Bourne, the Royal Academy of Dance is presenting an exclusive event at 6.30pm on 26 September, when Luke Rittner, Chief Executive of the RAD, will be In Conversation with… Sir Matthew Bourne.   

Due to the huge success and popularity of The Hammond's Boys' Day of Dance in January 2016, they are delighted to announce the second Day of Dance  - to be held on Sunday 29th January 2017.

On September 24th and 25th, the National Association of Teachers' of Dancing are offering a Contemporary dance teachers' course for Grades 1-6.

The Forge Initiative, and Paul Taylor, is running an initiative with leading theatre practitioner, Brian Astbury, for actors, writers and directors who want to learn how to devise, write, direct, market and produce their own theatre—creating shows that are current, exciting and resonate with old and new audiences alike.