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The Society is one of the world's leading dance examination boards with the widest range of dance genres available. We are a registered educational charity, supporting and training our members through a variety of courses, teaching syllabi and techniques.

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In studio courses

In Studio - May Half Term CPD: Modern Theatre

Join us at ISTD HQ, London, for two days of Modern Theatre training at Advanced 1 level.

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ISTD HQ, 22/26 Paul Street, London, EC2A 4QE

Wednesday 29 May


International regional meeting - Dancesport

Join your local International ISTD Regional Representative for this special meeting discussing ISTD Ballroom and Latin.

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Sunday 2 Jun

In studio courses

Regional Course: Modern Theatre grade 4 and grade 5 floor sequences, Preston

Join this course to learn the new grade 4 and grade 5 floor sequences with the Modern Theatre faculty.

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Preston College, St Vincent’s Road, Fulwood,Preston PR2 8UR

Sunday 2 Jun


DFR area competitions 2024

The Disco, Freestyle and Rock 'n' Roll Faculty are excited to be touring venues around the UK for their...

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Sunday 9 Jun


Janet Cram Awards 2024

Welcome to our 2024 awards!

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Kenneth More Theatre, Oakfield Road, Ilford, IG1 1BT

Sunday 16 Jun

In studio courses

Regional Course: Modern Theatre Spot check refresher of grades, Essex

An opportunity to request and cover specific content from the Modern Theatre Grades

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The Company Performing Arts, Oxford Road Clacton-on-Sea, CO15 3TH

Sunday 23 Jun


Teacher Support Sessions with HoFD - Summer Term

Join our teacher support sessions to have your questions answered by our Heads of Faculty Development.

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Monday 24 Jun


Street Dance Competition Day 2024

Join us for a fun competition day for your Street dance pupils, including solos, pairs, quads and crews.

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Various UK locations

Sunday 7 Jul

In studio courses

National Dance - Qualifications Guidance

Join the National Dance Faculty for this hybrid review of the higher qualifications examinations.

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Online + ISTD HQ, London EC2A 4QE

Sunday 14 Jul

In studio courses

Residential Summer Programme 2024

Join the CPD and events team for the annual Teachers’ Summer programme.

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University of Chichester: Bishop Otter Campus, College Lane, Chichester PO19 6PE

Monday 12 Aug

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