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27 Jan '21
RAD news
27 Jan '21

Luke Rittner to Retire

Luke Rittner became Chief Executive of the Royal Academy of Dance in 1999, having led the organization for more than 21 years, he will retire…
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2 Dec '20
Centenary / RAD news
2 Dec '20

The RAD gives unprecedented access to its archives at the V & A

The Royal Academy of Dance has partnered with the V&A to co-curate a free to enter display to mark the iconic dance education organisation's centenary.
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28 Oct '20
Dance News
28 Oct '20

World Ballet Day returns

World Ballet Day returns on October 29 for a global celebration to unite the dance community. It will showcase creative teams, dancers and artistic communities…
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Dance Challenge 2021

The RAD USA Dance Challenge will be held as a virtual competition on February 27 & 28.
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Teacher Training with the RAD

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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

31 Jan - 14 Feb '21
CPD / CPD Webinar

Insights into Inclusive Dance (Webinar)

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