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Elmhurst Ballet School

Posted on July 3, 2017

Elmhurst Ballet School: nurturing individuality.

Elmhurst Ballet School is a world-renowned centre of excellence working in association with Birmingham Royal Ballet to prepare talented and ambitious young dancers to become the thinking dance professionals of the future.

Its state-of-the-art facilities include seven professional dance studios, a fully equipped gym, sixth form common room, modern boarding houses and exceptional in-house catering. The expert dance training is enhanced by opportunities to work with visiting artistes and choreographers to give you the most versatile ballet education, and its academic team will help achieve academic potential, providing a balanced experience that will equip pupils with the skills, resilience and creativity to make their mark on the professional dance world and beyond.

Elmhurst’s innovative and pioneering health and wellbeing services will help young dancers avoid and manage injury, and also the emotional and physical demands of training to become an elite dancer.

Set in leafy Edgbaston, the school is located a short distance from Birmingham’s young and vibrant centre, with excellent transport links to a range of arts and cultural and leisure activities.

Start your future at Elmhurst Ballet School. You could be eligible for financial support.

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