The Royal Academy of Dance exists to promote the knowledge, understanding and practice of dance internationally.
It is through your support that the Academy is able to:
- advance standards of dance education and training around the world.
- ensure future generations receive instruction of the highest standards from qualified teachers.
- work actively in the community to give young students of all ages, abilities and backgrounds the opportunity to share in the enjoyment of dance.
- preserve dance heritage and protect choreographic copyright.
- increase the profile of dance internationally.
Become an RAD Member
Open to anyone with an interest in and passion for dance or the RAD.Find out more
Become an RAD Member Plus
Open to those with RAD Intermediate Foundation or Benesh equivalent. Reduced rates available for those under 18, over 65 or in full-time education.Find out more
Become a Registered Teacher
Join our worldwide network of approximately 8,000 teachers registered with the RAD - gain recognition and join our professional community.Find out more
Open to those who have 42 years of full membership (RAD Member Plus, RAD Registered Teacher, and Teaching Member).Find out more
A full list of benefits to our various RAD Memberships.Find out more
Information on RAD Member policies.Find out more