Term Dates Part-Time & Full-Time School  2020:

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the COVID-19 precautions dates are TBC until further notice.


Term 2: Tuesday 20th April – Saturday 27th June

Mid Year Gala 27th of June Performance times 1 pm and 7 pm 2020

Asia Pacific Ballet Forum, dates 9th, 10th and 11th of July 2020 register online via NTBS website 

RAD Winter School for graded classes taking their exam 6th, 7th and 8th of July 2020


Term 3: Monday 13th July – Saturday 19th September

Viewing week for part-time school, Last week of Term 3: Monday 15th – Friday 19th September

Viewing days for Elite 1 Wednesday 9th of September, Elite 2 Saturday the 12th of September

Term break optional classes, Senior intermediate and above students, Tues 22nd, Wed 23rd, Thurs 24th of September. Morning classes 10.30 am – Notice board for students to sign up 


Term 4: Monday 5th October – Saturday 12th December 

End of year production Saturday 5th of December  1 pm and 7 pm 2020

Full-time school graduation Tuesday 8th of December 5 pm 2020


Summer School 2021:               

Monday the 4th of January to Saturday the 9th of January  

Onstage performance 9th of January 2.30 pm 


Public Holidays/School Closure: (Full Time & Part Time Schools)

Rockfest Saturday 7th of March- Open advanced and pointe canceled, morning classes running to the amended schedule (Ms.Susan Sargison and Ms.Claire Campbell to communicate to their students)

Labour Day: Monday 9th March,

Easter Break: Friday 10th April – Monday 13th April Classes resume back Tuesday the 14th 

Anzac Day: Saturday 25th April 

Queens Birthday: Monday 8th June

AFL Holiday: Friday 25th of September

Cup Day weekend: Monday 2nd & Tuesday 3rd November 


Junior Extension Artists Program (J.E.A.P.) 

Audition applications and dates are now live and online. All information is on the website under the J.E.A.P link. 


All Boys Ballet workshops series:

Dates: Saturday 22nd of Feb,29th Feb, and March 7th, 2020

Week 1: 1 pm to 3 pm 
Week 2: 1:30pm to 3:30pm
Week 3: 1:30pm to 3:30pm

Weeks 1 and 2: the National Theatre Ballet School, Studio 6
Week 3: World Dance Studios, Banks St South  Melbourne. 


RAD important dates 2020

RAD Graded Exams:    July Date TBC (Entry Closing Date May) 2020

RAD  Winter School     July 6th 7th and 8th 2020

RAD Vocational Graded Exams     July, Advanced 2,  Group 1 Inter Foundation

RAD External Dance world studios  Vocational Students 

RAD Vocational Graded Exams     October Group 2 


*Graded exams are for grade 1 to grade 5 

*Vocational Graded exams Intermediate and up to Advanced 2


2020 Audition Dates for entry into 2021 all applications are online via the National Theatre Ballet School website


2020 Audition Dates 1st Round: Full-time and Elite 1

Date: Saturday, 15th August 

Time:3 pm to 5 pm – Information session for parents and students at 5 pm 


2020 Audition dates 2nd Round: Full-time and Elite 1

Date: Saturday, 17th October 

Time: 3 pm to 5 pm – Information session for parents and students at 5 pm


2020 Audition date for Elite 2   

Date: Saturday 24th October

Time: 3 pm to 5 pm – information session for parents and students at 5 pm