We will be running again our successful Summer School for 4-11 year olds from 31st July - 4th August. Pupils will learn routines from a wide range of dance genres including jazz, modern, hip-hop, ballet and musical theatre featuring songs from shows including Frozen, Wizard of Oz, Chitty-Chitty Bang-Bang and Hairspray. Pupils will also undertake
Happy new year! All classes have started back this week. Looking forward to seeing and dancing with you all.
Congratulations to our pupil Celina Rovini who has been accepted to Tring Park School for the Performing Arts. Well done Celina!
A further two local Wimbledon dancers, Celina Rovini & Ciara Donovan-Hill were also selected from Karen Forbes School of Dance to join one of the London Children's Ballet touring Companies, well done to both!
We are celebrating success at the London Children's Ballet auditions. 100’s of children from all over the country competed for 23 prestigious places & two local children from Karen Forbes School of Dance, Rio Barker & Emma Nasskau were selected for the main Company! Well done to both!
4 KFSD students have been re-called for the London Children's Ballet junior entrance out of just 23 from the country, best of luck for the next stage!
Recent Surrey Youth Ballet prizes for outstanding performance went to Ciara Donovan-Hill & Emma Nasskau winning 2 out of 3 awards on offer well done!
This term our ballet exams will be held on November 26th and 27th.
We were delighted to watch Emma Nasskau in her duet with Toby Brett at the Surrey Youth Ballet production of A Midsummer's Night Dream at The Epsom Playhouse on Saturday.
Here's Ciara as Hermia in A Midsummer's Night Dream. Amazing to have a main part in such a wonderful production at The Epsom Playhouse.
KFDS students made up 20% of the cast at Surrey Youth Ballet's performances of A Midsummer's Night Dream. I'm SO proud of all my dancers.
We're 3 weeks into term and we'd like to welcome in our new pre-primary dance class, held on Saturday's at 10am. I'm also delighted to see all my other students back and dancing so well.
Rebecca Lanaway has secured a place with the English Youth Ballet in Crawley. Well done Rebecca!
SUMMER FUN £115 Monday 3 - Friday 7 August 2015. 9am-12 noon Children from 4-11 years old. A fun packed week of dancing, singing, acting and stage makeup. Ballet, Jazz, Street, Contemporary Dance Disney's Frozen, Annie and Cinderella as well as other popular musicals Building up to a presentation to parents.
A big "well done" to all our ballet students who took exams this term. 49 candidates took the exams and 27 earned a distinction, all the others attained a merit. We should all be very proud.