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10 May What a parade!

              What an amazing day for the carnival this year, the sun was out and blazing, but unfortunately most of our children were dressed in fur, as Beatrix Potters characters from her beloved books!  The parade was a huge success, Ilkley was buzzing as RED...

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10 May Floor and choreography workshop

Well done to all the students who took part in the workshop on Sunday, you worked so hard and really listened well and implemented everything Matt was talking about to your dancing and choreography. The three hours were broken down into 3 sections, we started in...

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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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