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Spring Modern Ballet for ages 7-9

Spring School for children

Introduction

This spring school is for young people aged 7-9 who have an interest in ballet. The course is ideal for children who want to learn more about ballet, develop their dance technique and meet other young people who are interested in dance. Held in our purpose-build dance studios at the Wallace Studios at Speirs Locks, this spring school combines classical ballet techniques with contemporary ideas.

As a student on this course, you will use expressive movement to tell a story, developing skills in balance, strength and flexibility over the course of the three days.

This will be a popular spring school, led by an expert ballet teacher at RCS.

BOOKING OPENS SOON

Introduction

This spring school is for young people aged 7-9 who have an interest in ballet. The course is ideal for children who want to learn more about ballet, develop their dance technique and meet other young people who are interested in dance. Held in our purpose-build dance studios at the Wallace Studios at Speirs Locks, this spring school combines classical ballet techniques with contemporary ideas.

As a student on this course, you will use expressive movement to tell a story, developing skills in balance, strength and flexibility over the course of the three days.

This will be a popular spring school, led by an expert ballet teacher at RCS.

BOOKING OPENS SOON

Course outline

The spring school encourages students to enjoy ballet as a form of physical exercise, whilst also teaching timing, rhythm and musicality.

By the end of the course students should have:

  • Developed their ballet technique
  • Developed technical, musical and performance skills in ballet and related dance disciplines
  • Worked with RAD-registered dance teachers
  • Participated in a range of sessions with different teachers

Financial support

Staying in Glasgow

Many of our students travel from across the world to join us for an open day, study on a short course or attend a summer school at the Royal Conservatoire.

Residential accommodation for summer school students travelling within the UK or from overseas is available at Liberty House. This is the student accommodation that our full-time students use during term time. Please note that this accommodation is only for students aged 16+.

The modern, self-contained flats are located in the city centre of Glasgow, just ten minutes walk from the Royal Conservatoire. They consist of single en-suite units and have a communal kitchen that you can use to store and prepare food during your stay. You can find more information on their website.

For 2017 summer school students, the prices start at £139.50 for 7 nights (excluding bedding pack). Kitchen packs/items are included as standard for Summer School students. Bedding packs are not provided in the bedrooms, but can be purchased from Liberty House for £30 on application.

Places are strictly limited so please book early to avoid disappointment.

If you have any access requirements, Liberty Living are happy to discuss accommodation arrangements to ensure they suit you.

The Conservatoire is not able to make reservations on your behalf. Please contact Liberty Living with any queries on +44 (0)141 248 9949 or libertyhouse-glasgow@libertyliving.co.uk.

If you are having trouble finding accommodation, please contact us directly and we will aim to help you find somewhere to stay.

If you would prefer to stay in hostel, B&B or hotel, click see our list of short term accommodation in Glasgow for a list of alternative accommodation or you can see the Visit Scotland website.

 

Entry requirements

This course is open access for young people aged 7-9.

Preparing for your course

Students should wear comfortable clothing which is appropriate to wear while dancing and should bring water.

At a glance...

Spring Ballet for ages 7–9 1pm - 3pm 20180411 65

Offers

Promotional Offers

We offer a selection of promotional offers from 25% off the overall tuition cost for current undergraduate/postgraduate students and staff, to 10% off when two summer schools are booked at the same time.

View a full list of promotional offers here. Contact lifelong@rcs.ac.uk to request your code prior to booking a course.

Further training

You may be interested in our weekly RAD Ballet classes or our Summer Ballet courses.

Additional Information

You will have the opportunity to work with RAD registered teachers.