Exams & Competitions


IMG 1404We have produced a Christmas show for the last 2 years, to include all students in a variety of dance styles. We also include a choreographic competition for the students to show their own creativity. Medals are awarded for Junior and Senior sections, and a choreography cup given.



fullsizerender 2We enter the local competitons and festivals, including Portsmouth, Southampton, Gosport, and Bournmouth. We have a high standard of entries and performances and this is reflected in our placings and marks. The Federation of Festivals is the umbrella body for competitive festivals of the performing arts across the UK and beyond.

ISTD Competitions



A highlight of the calendar is the Marjorie Davies Star Tap Awards. The Junior and Senior awards are for boys and girls who are trained in the work of the Faculty.



The Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing (ISTD) is the world's leading dance examinations board. Formed in 1904 it is today a registered educational charity and is the only organisation that covers the full spectrum of dance examinations on a truly global scale.