Highgate Ballet School
Was founded in 1995 in Highgate village north London to provide the highest quality Cecchetti classical ballet training leading to exams and performances
Pre-ballet classes for Under 5’s
Pre-vocational Performance Ballet Class for ages 13-18
Contemporary dance training for ages 7-16
Annual Choreography workshop and Showcase
Youth Dance Company for ages 8-16
Tutus and Tiaras Performance Ballet Class for ages 7-12
Choreographic Collective Contemporary Dance Class for ages 12+
Annual summer schools and half term workshops
Private coaching for competitions and auditions
GYROKINESIS ® body conditioning classes are also offered at the school.
Most classes are accompanied by highly gifted and experienced pianists.
The school encourages auditioning for external dance programmes, companies and Cecchetti organised events and competitions.
A minimum twice weekly attendance from Grade 4 is required for eligibility to do pointework.
Students from the school regularly progress to full time training at vocational institutions and into careers as dancers and teachers.
Whether a child attends once weekly for fun or is considering dance as a career, ballet develops poise, self discipline, musicality, rhythm and a highly increased physical and sensory awareness.