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October Medallist Tournament

Ballroom, Latin, and Sequence members are invited to join us in Bracknell for our 2021 Medallist Tournament.

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Bracknell Leisure Centre, Bagshot Road, Bracknell RG12 9SE

Sunday 10 Oct

Workshops

CPD: Adapting Movement for Working Inclusively in the Dance Studio

Join Parable Dance to discover how we can make adjustments to our teaching methods to enable and include everyone.

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Online

Tuesday 26 Oct

Workshops

Membership Matters - with Guest Speaker: Joyce Gyimah-Distefano

Learn the importance of inclusive practice and how to embed it into your dance programmes. Members attend free.

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Thursday 4 Nov

Courses

CPD: Cecchetti Classical Ballet - Focus on Fellowship

To provide further understanding of the detail and analysis of the Advanced 2 and Diploma Syllabus

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Online

Sunday 7 Nov

Courses

CPD: Revise and Regenerate for Intermediate Modern to Free Music

Learn the revised settings of the current exercises and rediscover the intention and purpose of this important syllabus.

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Online

Sunday 7 Nov

Workshops

Our 76th Annual General Meeting (AGM)

On Wednesday 17 November 2021, the Society will hold our Annual General Meeting (AGM).

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Online

Wednesday 17 Nov

Masterclass

New Adventures Nutcracker! Masterclass

Learn Nutcracker! repertoire directly from the New Adventures team, enjoy creative tasks and take part in a Q&A session.

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Online

Sunday 21 Nov

Awards

The Cecchetti Malta Awards 2021

Our teachers and members in Malta/of Maltese nationality have the opportunity to showcase their students' talent and training.

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Saturday 4 Dec

Awards

Junior Ballet Awards

Entries are now closed. Results will be announced on Wednesday 8 December 2021.

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Wednesday 8 Dec

Awards

Tap Dance: Bursary Awards Selection Event 2021

Book today to represent our Tap Faculty and potentially receive a financial bursary to help with your training.

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Online

Friday 17 Dec

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Dance magazine

The latest edition of Dance magazine explores the development of our new visual identity. While our new Patrons reveal their passion for dance.

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From Student to Full teaching membership, we offer a broad range of membership levels and support more than 6,000 members in over 59 countries around the world. Learn more about becoming an Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing member.

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