Transition Year Dance

In School Dance Programme
Gaisce Awards

In School Dance Programme

An Arts Education Programme through the medium of Dance.   Students learn about the world of Ballet, Modern Theatre Dance, Muscial Theatre Dance, Stage Craft and Performance Techniques.

 Physical and Emotional Benefits are numerous building confidence, good self-esteem and self-awareness essential for every teenagers’ growth and development.

End on Year Dance Demonstration

  • Ballet experience is not a prerequisite.
  • Programme designed to work on a multitude of levels –  challengeing the higher-level dancer  and catering for and encouraging newcomers to dance.
  • Programme encourages inclusiveness and team work as students learn how to work together and what it takes to form a Corps de Ballet.
  • Students experience the artistry and depth of Ballet through Ballet stories and learn how to perform key dances.
  • Costumes, Drama, Theatre, Stage Craft, Acting and many other skills are developed throughout the course.

TY Work Experience

  • Planning and Administration for Charity Show
  • Logistics for Managing the event, 
  • Tickets Sales
  • Budget Management
  • Costume sourcing 
  • Sewing of costumes
  • Selecting Visuals for Back drop
  • Promotion of The Dance School and The Upcoming Performance
  • Assistant Teaching

Work Experience opportunities each year 

Come and try out a class

Can I still join a Ballet class if I have not studied ballet when I was in primary school?