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The Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing 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 wide variety of courses, teaching syllabi and techniques.

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Membership Matters - Monthly Talks with Guest Speaker: Dr Peter Lovatt

Free for Members, don't miss our In Conversation event with Dr. Peter Lovatt, also known...

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Wednesday 22 Sep

Competitions

October Medallist Tournament

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

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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...

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Tuesday 26 Oct

Masterclass

Introduction to Deshi Maarga Adavu Masterclass

A live lecture demonstration and workshop with choreographer and director Nirupama Rajendra and the Abhinava...

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Friday 29 Oct

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Membership Matters - with Guest Speaker: Joyce Gyimah-Distefano

Join speaker Joyce Gyimah-Distefano as she discusses the importance of inclusive practice and how to...

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Thursday 4 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...

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Sunday 7 Nov

Workshops

Our 76th Annual General Meeting (AGM)

All full members will receive formal notice of the AGM on Monday 18 October.  

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Wednesday 17 Nov

Masterclass

New Adventures Nutcracker! Masterclass

Learn Nutcracker! repertoire directly from the New Adventures team, enjoy creative tasks and take part...

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Sunday 21 Nov

Awards

National Faculty Awards 2021

Join teachers from around the globe as we celebrate the inspirational work of Robert Harrold...

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Wednesday 1 Dec

Awards

The Cecchetti Malta Awards 2021

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

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Saturday 4 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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