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We are the Royal Academy of Dance, a world leader in dance education and training.

We’ve been teaching the world to dance for over 100 years and believe passionately in its power to transform lives. Through an international network of dance teachers, we support and connect a global community of more than 400,000 students, and dancers of all ages and abilities, in more than 80 countries.

RAD Australia offers training, professional development, student activities, exams, and membership to choreograph a future in dance for every body.

The Fonteyn 2023

The Margot Fonteyn International Ballet Competition will be held in London from 21 – 29 October 2023. Enter the spirit, become part of the legacy.
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Latest News

27 Jan '23
Awards / RAD news / Student Activities
27 Jan '23

Spotlight on Student Success

RAD trained students progress through prestigious Prix De Lausanne Congratulations to all of the Australian Selected Candidates for the 50th Prix de Lausanne, 5 of…
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18 Jan '23
Courses / CPD / Mixed delivery CPD / RAD news
18 Jan '23

Teachers' Scholarship Fund Awardees

Successful Applicants of the Teachers' Scholarship Fund: Congratulations to the nine successful applicants in Round One of the Teachers' Scholarship Fund in 2023. This fund…
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16 Jan '23
RAD news / Uncategorised
16 Jan '23

New Staff Announcment

Welcome to the newest staff members of the Australian Team We can announce today the new staff joining the RAD Australia, who will take up…
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30 Nov '22
Awards / RAD news / Student Activities
30 Nov '22

Diana De Vos Awards 2022 winners announced

On the 20th November students from WA demonstrated their continued commitment to ballet and dedication to their ongoing development at the annual Diana De Vos…
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7 Nov '22
Awards / RAD news / Student Activities
7 Nov '22

Kathleen Gorham Awards 2022 winners announced

Due to the COVID 19 pandemic it has been three years since vocational students in Victoria have had the opportunity to perform at the Kathleen…
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26 Oct '22
Awards / RAD Awards / RAD news
26 Oct '22

Huge weekend of ballet in Tasmania

October brought a full weekend of ballet to Tasmania as we held two separate Awards events and our exciting Masterclass series. The inaugural Susan Sargison…
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Find a RAD Teacher

There over 8,000 RAD Registered teachers around the world. Find your nearest class and begin your dance journey today.
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Membership

Whether you’re a dance enthusiast, ballet beginner, or have danced for decades, RAD membership has something for you. Join our worldwide community of people connected through their passion for dance
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RAD Shop - New products!

Visit the RAD shop for syllabus materials (books, CDs, DVDs, printed music), ballet wear and props, and clothing and gifts for dance lovers.
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Events

All around Australia we host events for members, students, and those who are new to the RAD. Read more about our workshops, summer schools, Awards days and more on the What's On pages here.
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Upcoming Events

5 Feb '23
CPD / Mixed delivery CPD

Focus on Variations: Intermediate (male and female) - Teachers' course

Duration
1 day
Price
RAD Member: $230 RAD Faculty of Education Student: $115 Non-RAD Member: $345
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11 Feb '23
Rambert Grades

Introduction to Rambert Grades: Live in Sydney

Duration
3 hours
Price
FREE
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14 Feb '23
CPD / Online CPD

Comprehensive Syllabus Class with Teacher Observation: Advanced Foundation

Duration
2.5hrs
Price
RAD Member: $65 RAD Faculty of Education Student: $32.50 Non-RAD Member: $97.50
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15 Feb '23
Events / Panel

Queensland Regional Advisory Panel AGM 2023

Duration
1 hour
Price
Free please register to attend
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16 Feb '23
CPD / Online CPD

An introduction to the Child Safe Standards for NSW

Duration
1 hr
Price
Free
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19 Feb - 19 Mar '23
RAD Awards / Student Activities

Dance Performance Groups - Jacqueline Morland Awards 2023

Price
Entry is $160 per student, and includes 12 hours of tuition with choreographer, costume (not including shoes), onstage rehearsal and stage performance. Audience tickets: Adult - $44 Concession - $33 Family of 3 - $95 Family of 4 - $105
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Exams

We offer an internationally recognised portfolio of exams to motivate students of all ages and abilities. These are endorsed by state awarding bodies with credits towards the Certificate of Education.
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Faculty of Education

We are a specialist dance education provider with over 100 years of experience inspiring, cultivating and supporting dance teachers around the world.
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Continuing Professional Development

Our CPD programme gives teachers the opportunity to grow and develop their knowledge and skills and can be attended in person or online from wherever you are. If you need help to access our CPD programme find out more about our Teachers' Scholarship Fund also.
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Sponsorship and Partners

We are grateful for the support of our dance brand partners in 2022 who receive national recognition through our activities and initiatives. Find out about RAD sponsorship opportunities in 2022.
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