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Posted on October 1, 2019

Founded in 1930 by Edouard Espinosa and formerly known as the British Ballet Organization (the BBO), bbodance is an international dance awarding organisation with a large membership in the UK and Australasia. bbodance provides Ofqual-recognised syllabi in Musical Theatre, Jazz, Contemporary, Classical Ballet, Modern, and Tap. bbodance also provides comprehensive dance teacher training for Levels 4 to 6, as well as a diverse programme of Continuing Professional Development (CPD) sessions for dance teachers and inspiring multi-genre events for students. bbodance Patrons include former Artistic Director of Rambert, Mark Baldwin OBE, Strictly Come Dancing Judge, Craig Revel Horwood, and Birmingham Royal Ballet Principal, Brandon Lawrence.


In addition to its wide network of schools, starting this October half term, bbodance will offer 
community Ballet classes for local residents in Battersea Reach.

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