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We are the Royal Academy of Dance, a world leader in dance education and training. We’ve been teaching the world to dance for over 100 years and believe passionately in its power to transform lives for the better.

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11 Jul '22
Events / Faculty of Education
11 Jul '22

Certificate in Ballet Teaching Studies Information Session

Join us on July 19 at 9:00am PDT and find out everything you need to know about the RAD's Certificate in Ballet Teaching Studies. Lauren…
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28 Apr '22
Competitions / Membership
28 Apr '22

Members' Photo Competition 2022

Monumental Moves: celebrating the extraordinary, the exhilarating, and the exceptional. This year we are celebrating a decade of dance imagery with the 10th year of…
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25 Apr '22
RAD news
25 Apr '22

Céline Gittens appointed as RAD International Ambassador

We are very pleased to announce that Céline Gittens has been appointed as our newly created International Ambassador. Céline is Principal at Birmingham Royal Ballet…
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Teacher Training with the RAD

Interested in becoming a dance teacher? Find out about our certification, degree and Continuing Professional Development programs.
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Exams

We offer a wide range of exams and assessments to motivate and reward students of all ages and abilities. Our focus is on creativity and musicality, providing opportunities to progress and achieve.
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Membership

Whatever your interest in dance, we have a membership category to suit you.
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Find an RAD Teacher

There are over 8,000 RAD Registered Teachers around the world. Find your nearest class and begin your dance journey today.
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Silver Swans

Our Silver Swans initiative has been specially developed for older learners. Find out where to find a class or how to become a Silver Swans Licensee.
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Upcoming Events

27 Aug '22
CPD / CPD Webinar

Introduction to Pre-Primary in Dance and Primary in Dance (Online)

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28 Aug '22
CPD / CPD Webinar

Syllabus Strategies: Focus on Grades 1 - 3 (Online)

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29 Oct - 30 Oct '22
Awards / Bursaries / Events / Phyllis Bedells Bursary / Student Activities

The Bedells Bursary 2022

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