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London Centre Dates

Examination Dates: Theatre Faculties

Please read the following notes carefully before submitting applications to the London Centre: 

Summer Term 2014

Grades & Class Examinations  7th, 8th, 14th, 15th,16th, 21st, 22nd, 28th, 29th June 2014 4th April 2014
Vocational Grades 2nd - 27th June 2014 (weekdays only) 4th April 2014
DDI & DDE (Unit 4) & Licentiate/Fellowship 27th May - 1st June 2014 21st March 2014
Cecchetti (all levels) 1st - 6th July 2014

4th April 2014








Autumn Term 2014

Grades & Class Examinations  8th, 9th, 15th, 16th, 22nd, 23rd & 29th November 2014 19th September 2014
Vocational Grades 10th – 28th November 2014 (weekdays only) 19th Septmeber 2014
DDI & DDE (Unit 4) & Licentiate/Fellowship 29th October – 2nd November 2014 12th September 2014
Cecchetti (all levels) 2nd – 6th December 2014

19th Septmeber 2014



• Applications received after the advertised closing dates will only be accepted if there is space available or if a cancellation occurs. Telephone applications cannot be accepted.

• The London Centre is designed to accommodate teachers entering Grade and Class examinations who have a total entry of under 3½ hours. Regretfully entries of more than this cannot be accepted.

• Teachers may stipulate the reason for any impossible dates on their application form if necessary. We will attempt to allocate your examination accordingly, however, this cannot be guaranteed. With particular reference to Fellowship and Licentiate examinations, it is hoped that applicants will make themselves available for all the advertised dates.

• It is advised that Tap Grade candidates are familiar with both the Brian Dee Trio and Guy Dearden set syllabus CDs where there is a choice.

Please contact the Centre Examinations Administrator to verify dates for Professional Cecchetti exams and all National and Classical Greek exams.

DDI & DDE (Unit 4):
Applications for these examinations can only be accepted if candidates have a specific reason why they cannot be entered at the Approved Dance Centre (ADC) with which they are registered.

For queries regarding London Centre examinations or to request an application form, please contact Hannah Illsley at ISTD HQ or email hillsley@istd.org

Southampton Centre 

With immediate effect, all entries for the Southampton Centre must be submitted direct to ISTD Headquarters. Please see below for examination dates and deadlines for receipt of applications. Please indicate on your application whether you will be requiring a CD Operator/Pianist for your entries. To request application details or to discuss entries, please contact Hannah Illsley at ISTD HQ or email hillsley@istd.org

Summer Term 2014



Grades & Class Examinations

Vocational Grades

15th, 22nd, 29th June and 6th, 20th July 2014 4th April 2014

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