About the school

Recognised worldwide, the Susan Robinson School of Ballet is one of the top non-vocational dancing schools in the United Kingdom.

Students in class

The ethos of the school is to provide a happy, friendly, professional, disciplined and focused environment in which pupils will enjoy learning and be inspired to achieve results of the highest possible standards.

Ballet Examinations of the Royal Academy of Dance and Modern and Tap Examinations of the Imperial Society of Teachers of Dance are offered every term at the discretion of the Principal. Junior, Intermediate and Advanced Jazz classes are also offered.

The school is one of the few in the country that teaches Ballet at all levels; from Pre-Primary through Graded and Vocational exams and on up to Solo Seal level.

Students in class

Selected students are entered for festivals and all pupils are invited to appear in the bi-annual production. In addition, students regularly make appearances with major international ballet companies including the Bolshoi Ballet, the Kirov Ballet, La Scala Milan Ballet, and Northern Ballet.

All members of staff hold an Enhanced Disclosure CRB Certificate and are committed to bringing every student to their full potential through excellence in teaching and training.