Central School of Ballet

Central School of Ballet

Charity information

Central School of Ballet

Central School of Ballet is a vocational dance training school classical ballet forms the core of the 3 year BA(Hons)degree in Professional Dance and Performance. Ballet Central is our touring company

Founded 1982

  • Mission statement

    Through excellent training, passionate dedication and sheer hard work, Central School of Ballet aims to take young people's inherent dance talent to create the mind, knowledge, body and technique of the best possible dancers they can and want to be.
    Central School of Ballet was established by the late Christopher Gable CBE and Ann Stannard who wanted a school that valued the artistic expression in dance, as well as the importance of technique. The Senior School course is one of the most comprehensive dance programmes in the country, and helps students go on to careers in classical ballet, contemporary dance and musical theatre.

  • Aims

    Central School of Ballet aims to:

    • to train highly skilled and talented dancers
    • to enrich local communities and education
    • to make high quality dance training accessible and affordable
    • to launch talented dance artists into employment
    • to support and develop dance as an artform
  • Overview

    Established: August 1982

    Registered Charity Number: 285398

    Board members: 14

    Full time staff: 30

    Part time staff: 70

    Phone number: 020 7837 6332

    Address: 10 Herbal HillClerkenwell RdLondon EC1R 5EG

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