Ballet Hoo! index
Countdown to the performance
Programme 1 summary
Programme 2 summary
Programme 3 summary
Programme 4 summary
Meet the Birmingham Royal Ballet team
Meet the participants
What the project has meant to me
A day in the life...
The story of the ballet
How you can get involved with dance
Ballet's project partners
Press and media coverage of the project
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work in the community
Below are the contact details of some respected dance organisations. They will be able to provide you with information such as local dance schools in your area.
Royal Academy of Dance
RAD is the organisation most recognised for ballet. They offer examinations in classical ballet. The memberships department can send you a list of local RAD Dance Teachers, but this information will soon be on their website too. They also have a special children’s website www.radacadabra.org
Telephone: 0870 770 0455 (memberships department); 020 7326 8000 (head office)
International Dance Teachers Association
The IDTA offer many different styles of dance, from ballet and tap, to ballroom and Latin American. Their website contains listings of local dance schools, as well as “Funky Moves”, a special section just for kids.
Telephone: 01273 685652
Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing
The ISTD offer a range of dance styles and examinations, from ballet & Greek to South Asian dance. They have a special children’s website www.dance-kids.org.
Telephone: 020 7377 1577
British Ballet Organisation
The BBO offer syllabuses in ballet, tap, modern & jazz.
Telephone: 020 8748