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Northern Ballet Dancers

Summer holidays are here!

Academy application & auditions 2016

Download the Application Form

Send your completed form to Academy of Northern Ballet, Quarry Hill, Leeds LS2 7PA

Course fees

  • Junior Associates £375 per year
  • Intermediate Foundation Associates £460 per year
  • Intermediate and Senior Associates £685 per year
  • Easter Course £155
  • Intermediate Summer Course (1 week) £235
  • Senior Summer Course (2 weeks) £375
  • Professional Programme (CAT Yorkshire Young Dancers) approx. £3,649 for the year.
    • this course is supported by the Department for Education’s Music and Dance Scheme. Bursaries and means tested grants are available.

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Course dates & timetables

Audition Dates

  • Preliminariess: Sun 6 March 2016
  • Finals: Sat 19 & Sun 20 March 2016

Open Taster Days

  • Sunday 17 January, 9am – 12.30pm (9-11/12+years)
  • Sunday 17 January, 1pm – 4.40pm (9-11/12+years)
  • Saturday 30 January 12.30 – 4pm (9-12 years & boys only)
  • Sunday 31 January, 9am – 12.30pm (9-11/12+years)

Easter Course

When: 6 – 9 April 2016

Summer Course

  • Intermediates: Mon 1 – Sat 6 August 2016
  • Seniors: Mon 8 – Sat 20 August 2016

Classes (2015)

Junior Associates Ages 10-11 Fridays 5.30pm - 7pm
Intermediate Foundation Classes Ages 11-12 Sundays 10am - 12.30pm
Intermediate Assocaiates Ages 12-14 Saturdays 9am - 1pm
Senior Associates Ages 14-16 Saturdays 9am - 1pm

Professional Programme (CAT), ages 10-17

Midweek and weekend classes. Each student has an individual timetable tailored to their needs. Students in their first year of the programme usually train with us on 2 weekday evenings and Saturdays.