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13 Mar Floorwork Workshop with Matt Lackford

We are very excited to announce our second workshop this year with professional dancer and choreographer Matt Lackford.  In Junior and Senior choreography this term we have been focusing on floorwork and contact dance and to compliment what we have been learning I have asked...

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13 Mar Ballet workshop success!

On the 4th March Fi Beale from the Northern ballet theatre came to give a workshop based on the companies upcoming show 'Jane Eyre'.  We held two workshops, the first for Key stage 2 and the  second for key stages 3 and 4. Both started...

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16 Jan Northern Ballet Theatre Workshop

In celebration for WTA Dance Academies 10 year anniversary we are holding a series of workshops and theatre trips throughout the academic year.  The first of these workshops will be held by Northern Ballet Theatre.  They are coming to teach 2 workshops on Sunday 11th...

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16 Jan What a great review!

As you enter the beautiful winter gardens in Ilkley, children are weaving excitably through the crowds dressed in 1940’s style dresses, with berets and cloth bags to match. The detail and attention gone into the costumes combined the wide smiles on these young dancers faces...

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13 Nov Build up to Narnia continues!

Extra rehearsals are now running as we get closer to the opening night for The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe on Thursday 30th November. We've still got tickets available online for all four shows, but do book early if you want the best seats. Shows start...

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05 Nov The show opens end of November

There are just a few weeks to go now until The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe opens at the Kings Hall. We've got the scenery in production, costumes are on the way and of the course the choreography continues to be practiced! Did you see...

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