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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

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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19 Oct '22
RAD news
19 Oct '22

Series 4 of our 'Why Dance Matters' Podcast launches

The new series of the RAD's ‘Why Dance Matters' podcast starts with an interview with Akram Khan Today we're launching series 4 of our podcast with a…
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7 Oct '22
RAD news
7 Oct '22

RAD Australia is a proud member of the Welcome Here Project

We are an organisation that supports inclusion and celebrates diversity which is why RAD Australia is now a proud member of the Welcome Here Project.…
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5 Oct '22
RAD news
5 Oct '22

Annette Dirickx awarded a Fellowship of the Royal Academy of Dance

Retired Examiner, former Registered Teacher and Life Member of RAD Australia, Annette Dirickx was recently awarded a Fellowship of the Royal Academy of Dance in…
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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

4 Jan - 10 Jan '23
Rambert Grades

RAMBERT GRADES - Level 1 Training for Teachers - Grades 1-3

Price
Level 1 £275 (approx. AU$495*). All levels - £875 (approx. AU$1,575*) Payment plans available for those paying by card ONLY. The fee includes your choice of performance pathway - either Hofesh Schecter or Alesandra Seutin. If you would like to learn both performance pathways please add the following bolt on fees. Bolt on Fees: Level 1 – £95 (approx. AU$171*) All Levels - £240 (approx. AU$432*) All fees are paid in Pounds Sterling and subject to local conversion rates on the date of payment.
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4 Jan - 16 Jan '23
Rambert Grades

RAMBERT GRADES - Level 2 Training for Teachers - Grades 4-5

Price
Level 2 - £250 (approx. AU$450*) All levels - £875 (approx. AU$1,575*) Payment plans available. The fee includes your choice of performance pathway - either Hofesh Schecter or Alesandra Seutin. If you would like to learn both performance pathways please add the following bolt on fees Bolt on Fees: Level 2 - £75 (approx. AU$135*) All Levels - £240 (approx. AU$432*) All fees are paid in Pounds Sterling and subject to local conversion rates on the date of payment.
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4 Jan - 29 Jan '23
Rambert Grades

RAMBERT GRADES - Level 3 Training for Teachers - Grades 6-8

Price
Level 3 - £450 (approx. AU$810*) All levels - £875 (approx. AU$1,575*) Payment plans available. The fee includes your choice of performance pathway - either Hofesh Schecter or Alesandra Seutin. If you would like to learn both performance pathways please add the following bolt on fees Bolt on Fees: Level 3 - £125 (approx. AU$225*) All Levels - £240 (approx. AU$432*) All fees are paid in Pounds Sterling and subject to local conversion rates on the date of payment.
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9 Jan - 13 Jan '23
Student Activities / Summer Workshop

Dance Fest 23 - Summer Workshop

Price
$125 day pass $475 for the full week $195 for the week for a single genre $1,710 for 4 students group booking
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20 Jan '23
CPD / Mixed delivery CPD

Focus on Variations: Advanced 1 and 2 (female) - Teachers' course

Duration
1 day
Price
RAD Member: $230 RAD Faculty of Education Student: $115 Non-RAD Member: $345
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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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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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