Applications for Associate courses

Our Associate programme is run in eight centres around the UK including: London, Birmingham, Bath, Eastleigh, Leeds, Manchester and Totnes.

The course is designed to augment an individual’s current training while introducing them to The Royal Ballet School’s System of Training, alongside other gifted children who aspire to a career in dance. Pupils continue to study with their regular dance teacher in addition to their Associate classes

Applications for Junior Associates (8-10 years)

Junior Associate auditions are held in May and June.

Applications have now closed and will reopen in January 2016.

Applications for Mid (11-13 years) and Senior Associates (14-15 years)

Mid and Senior Associates auditions held in January and February.

Applications have now closed and will reopen in September 2015.


How to apply

Applications for all our Associate programmes have now closed. The next round of applications will be September 2015 for Mid and Senior Associates, and January 2016 for Junior Associates.