How to Apply

Please read through our Application Guide to find out how to fill in the application form and for other useful information about our auditions.


Tuition fees for 2021-22 are to be confirmed shortly.


Our ethos is to ensure talented young dancers from all over the world have the opportunity to train with us, regardless of their background or ability to pay.  To this end we offer financial assistance in the form of:

  • Dance and Drama Awards, awarded on a combination of merit and financial means test are available to students from the European Union. 

UK and EU Students - Dance and Drama AwardsThe Education Funding Agency (the ESFA) offers a number of awards for Students undertaking Further Education (FE) dance and drama courses. These are known as Dance and Drama Awards (DaDA).  Students who are EU or EEA nationals, and who have lived in an EU country for the past three years and are aged 16, 17 or 18 at the start of the course, can apply for a Dance and Drama Award (DaDA). 

Your application for tuition fees will be assessed against your household income for the period commencing 1 April 2020 to 31 March 2021. Students who normally live in England, Scotland and Wales may also qualify for help with their living costs and expenses associated with attending their course.

The income assessment for the tuition fees will last for the duration of the course, however assessment for maintenance funding will be carried out on an annual basis. Therefore a new maintenance application must be submitted each year. 

Any Dance and Drama Awards offered prior to a full income assessment being undertaken are offered on a provisional basis only.  

Please find more information on the following website.