When: Wednesdays 1-4.30pm and Saturdays 9-11.30am
Age: Approx 14 to 17 years from Intermediate level upwards
Acceptance into the program is by invitation or audition application only
Participation: The program for internal students, requires the regular attendance of all their RAD Syllabus classes and contemporary classes*.
About: The Elite I Program is open to both external and internal students and is designed to offer students with good potential for a career in dance, to increase their hours of training whilst remaining at their academic school.
Combined with their syllabus work, students will be challenged with Wednesday’s coaching and will benefit training with the full-time students on Saturdays* and other occasions* when they do not need to attend their academic classes. This program also allows internal students to represent the National Theatre Ballet School in competitions nationally and internationally**.
This program enables students to prepare physical and mentally for the rigours of full-time ballet training. Students will also be the first considered to be involved in any Full-time student performances.
*These classes include additional fees*
** Subject to the Directors' Discretion**