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Masterclass Weekend

Masterclass Weekend

Tuesday, November 13th, 2018

What an incredible weekend of ballet! Our wonderful grade 6 and vocational students worked so hard. Our guest teacher Miss Sarah Joy Dickonson was truely inspiring, her boundless energy, enthusiasm and encouragment made for a fabulous Masterclass experience. Read More

Halloween Break

Halloween Break

Wednesday, October 24th, 2018

The School will be closed for the Halloween Break from Monday the 29th of October to Sunday the 4th of November inclusive. Hope all my ballerinas and dancers enjoy a wonderful midterm. Read More

Louise Kennedy Fashion Show

Louise Kennedy Fashion Show

Thursday, September 13th, 2018

We are so proud of our advanced student Bebhinn, who performed at the Louise Kennedy Fashion Show this month. Check out the stunning clip on our Facebook page with Bebhinn looking fabulous! Read More

Ballet Classes in Clontarf & Sutton

Ballet Classes in Clontarf & Sutton

Tuesday, August 28th, 2018

We are looking forward to an exciting year of Ballet at The Metropolitan School of Dance. The new term commences on Saturday the 1st of September in our Clontarf & Sutton schools. To book a free trial class please contact Mairead 0872308137 or email  info@metropolitanschoolofdance.ie. Places are limited. Please book early to avoid disappontment. Read More

Masterclass Weekend

Masterclass Weekend

Tuesday, August 28th, 2018

This year we are running a series of masterclasses for our grade 6 examination students and our vocational students. The first of these Masterclass weekends will take place on Saturday and Sunday the 3rd and 4th of November 2018. We are delighted that Sarah Joy Dickinson examiner and tutor for the Royal Academy of Dance has accepted our invitation to be our guest teacher. Over the past 30 year’s Sarah has worked in a number of full time Vocational colleges; preparing students globally for a professional career, either in a ballet company, the commercial world of dance or as a dance teacher. She currently teaches at Elmhurst Ballet School in Birmingham and Northern Ballet School in Manchester where part of her responsibilities include delivering the Trinity Qualification in Professional Dance, a Choreography collaboration with Royal Northern College of Music, and preparation of students for International Ballet Competitions. Sarah has been an Examiner and Tutor for the Royal Academy of Dance since 1995 and became a Trustee in 2011. In these roles she has travelled extensively on their behalf, adjudicating, conducting teachers and students courses and lecturing at Summer Schools. Details to follow. Read More