We aspire to be a world leader in dance education, setting the benchmark for best practice through extensive syllabi and teacher training.
The Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing truly represents a diverse range of dance, with 11 faculties that cover many forms of theatrical, recreational and social dance.Discover More
The Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing conducts 120,000 assessments each year. We offer a wide spectrum of vocational, recreational and social dance exams to children, students, amateurs and professionals.Find out More
Benefits of Dance
Dance is much more than beautiful art form; dancing provides vital skills for daily life. Improving physical and mental well-being.
We host a series of annual events, awards, competitions and courses for our dance community.Discover More
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Imperial Classical Ballet - Solo Performance Awards
Our annual Ballet Awards return in 2021 with a new online format. Open to all members.
Tap Dance: Online Continuing Professional Development
Revise and refresh your knowledge of, or learn for the first time our Intermediate syllabus.
Online Selection Event for Bursary Awards: Classical Indian Dance
Submit one dance in either the Bharatanatyam or Kathak style.
Membership Matters - Monthly Talks with Guest Speaker: Janine Bryant
Join Janine Bryant to learn about the ageing process and the impact it has on range of motion (ROM)
Prepare to Train - with Safe in Dance International (SIDI)
We are delighted to welcome back SiDI as they provide guidance on how to move forward with the development of training as schools reopen.
Modern Theatre: Online Continuing Professional Development
Courses will cover the grades 4-6 Musical Theatre Progressions & Amalgamations, and Free Music for Intermediate.
Membership Matters - Appreciating Diversity, Respecting Racial Equality
Join us as we open up honest conversations around racial equality, diversity and inclusion.
Cecchetti Classical Ballet - Scholars Auditions 2021
Auditions for entry into the Cecchetti Classical Ballet Scholarship Scheme.
Membership Matters - Monthly Talks with Guest Speaker: Parable Dance
Led by Natasha Britton and Erica Moshman of Parable Dance, this session will guide you in ensuring accessibility in dance classes
Keep Dancing Safely - with Safe in Dance International (SIDI)
We are delighted to be welcoming SiDI to reflect upon the Department of Education Code of Practice and its application for best practice.
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