Intensive Courses

Intensive courses

World-class teaching open to everyone

The Royal Ballet School’s Intensive Courses are a unique opportunity for young dancers to experience the highest levels of coaching from the School’s full-time staff and renowned international teachers. They also enable students to experience intensive dance training over an extended period of time, enabling them to determine their suitability for full-time vocational training.

We currently offer in-person Intensive Courses in:
  • The UK
  • Hong Kong
  • Japan
  • Korea
  • Singapore
Online Intensive Courses

Throughout the year we offer Online Intensive Courses, streaming virtual classes live from our beautiful White Lodge studios. They are non-selective programmes and include classes in classical technique, focus, contemporary, Pilates and more, plus Q&A’s and healthcare talks.

Dance Teacher Observation programme

A unique opportunity for dance teachers to observe our Intensive classes at The Royal Ballet School. Classes to observe include classical ballet technique, repertoire, solos, character, pas de deux and contemporary.

Upcoming Intensive Courses

April 2022

3-8 April 2022
Inspire Series 1 – Dance Teacher Training

Following the success of our first Inspire Intensive in July 2021, a Series 1 Intensive will be delivered from 3-8 April 2022. This is a unique opportunity to complete the entire series at our Upper School, Covent Garden studios.

Bookings open: Tuesday 8 February 2022

Bookings close: Monday 21 March 2022

4-8 April 2022
UK Spring Intensive

For students aged 12-15 years old
Note: This is a non-residential course


4-8 April 2022
Giselle Unwrapped

For dancers interested in learning more about Giselle.

Applications close 28 January 2022.

4-8 April 2022
Online Spring Intensive

For students aged 11-20 years old, plus adult classes.

14-19 April 2022
Hong Kong Intensive – CANCELLED

For students aged 10-18 years old

22-24 April 2022

For students aged 10-18 years old

More information coming soon. Sign up to our enews to be the first to find out more.

July-August 2022

19 July-19 August 2022
UK Summer Intensive

For students aged 10-19 years old

Applications are now open.

Applications close 15 February 2022 11:00 GMT.

From 19 July 2022
Online Summer Intensive

For students aged 11-19 years old

More information coming soon. Sign up to our enews to be the first to find out more.

Any questions?

If you have any questions about our Intensive Courses, please visit our FAQs page.

You can also contact [email protected].

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