David Bintley CBE becomes Vice President of bbodance
We're delighted to let you all know that, as of today, the internationally acclaimed choreographer and former Artistic Director of Birmingham Royal Ballet, David Bintley CBE has become our Vice President. David has agreed to join us after watching students perform at…Read More
Join us for Dance Days 2020!
Student registration for our biggest event of our 90th anniversary year in the UK, Dance Days 2020, is now open.Over 30% of the places have already been filled, so secure yours fast! Register for Dance Days Dance Days 2020 will take…Read More
An amazing time at Scholars Weekend '19!
Thank you to everyone who joined us for this year's edition of Scholars Weekend — bbodance Scholars, Teaching Qualifications students, teachers, Examiners, observers, parents, and, of course, former Scholar and our youngest Patron, Birmingham Royal Ballet Principal, Brandon Lawrence!Scholars Weekend is…Read More
Craig Revel Horwood interview on learning and teaching dance
To celebrate our upcoming 90th anniversary, Patron Craig Revel Horwood shared his thoughts about learning and teaching dance in an in-depth interview featured in the October Dancing Times. Enjoy!How did you start training?I did an am-dram show in my hometown, and then I decided to go…Read More
"Dance encompasses intellect, physical challenges, and creativity — mind, body, soul" — TQ student story
Becoming a dance teacher is an important decision. Could one of our courses help you reach your goals? Here's a brief Q&A with one of our online Level 5 students, Wendy Gibbins-Lekkou.How long have you known about bbodance?Since I was a very young child. I went from…Read More
West End to Salford — Musical Theatre Masterclasses
Do you love Musical Theatre? Have we got a treat for you!Back by popular demand, this November we have two exciting masterclasses coming up in Salford, taught by professional West End dancers and choreographers, Anthony Whiteman and Kelsie-Rae Marshall.The masterclasses are inspired by the West End musicals,…Read More
Dance Days Australasia — registration is open!
Our biggest event of the year in Australia and New Zealand, Dance Days, is gearing up for a special edition to celebrate the 90th anniversary of bbodance. The dates are...Australian Theatre Awards Semi-Finals — Sunday 5 JulyEastwood Leagues Club — 117 Ryedale Road, West…Read More
Registration is open: CPD @ Scholars Weekend '19
Teachers, the full CPD course offering for this year's Scholars Weekend is below. Scholars Weekend '19 is our last big event of the year and hosts the largest number of simultaneous CPD sessions. To celebrate our 90th anniversary, we're making two of…Read More
Exciting news: Patron Brandon Lawrence is teaching at Scholars Weekend '19!
As promised, we can now let you know the first of the two bbodance Patrons who will teach at Scholars Weekend '19 — Birmingham Royal Ballet Principal, Brandon Lawrence!A former bbodance Scholar and pupil of Nydza School of Dance in Bradford, Brandon…Read More
Welcome to bbodance90!
We're delighted to let you know that 1 September was the official start of our 90th anniversary year.This year marks a special anniversary on our journey to provide excellence in dance training at all levels, inspire all lovers of dance, and share…Read More