EXAMINATIONS

Danceworks Sydney trains students in the Royal Academy of Dance syllabus. The RAD is one of the most prestigious and recognised ballet training organisation in the worldwide.

Students from Primary level upwards can participate in annual RAD Examinations which set goals for students to aspire to and reward improvement. 

Pre-Primary: 

At this level students partake in a Class Award. Attendance to one class per week is necessary, two is optional.

Primary & Grade 1 – Grade  5:

In order to participate in an RAD exam students must attend two classes per week. Students who attend one class per week are able to participate in a Class Award (a simpler version of an exam in which a teacher is present during the examination).

Intermediate Foundation – Advanced 2/Solo Seal:

In order to participate in an RAD exam students must attend three classes per week. If students attend two classes per week that will need more than one year to prepare for the exam.

more Information:

For more information on RAD exams please click on the Terms and Conditions link at the bottom of the page or visit https://www.rad.org.uk

 

UNIFORM

Parents & Tots/Pre-School: 

Children can wear what they like as long as they won’t trip in their outfit. 

Ballet shoes are recommended. 

Pre-Primary & Primary:

Girls

    •    Pink leotard (Capezio TC0045C) and skirt (Capezio N1417C) 

    •    Pink ballet socks or tights

    •    Pink canvas ballet shoes with pink elastic (we recommend MDM brand)

Boys

    •    White cap sleeve leotard

    •    Blue shorts

    •    White socks

    •    White canvas ballet shoes with white elastic (we recommend MDM brand)

Grade 1 - 5:

Girls

    •    Deep purple leotard (Capezio TC0045C) 

    •    Pink ballet tights

    •    Pink canvas ballet shoes with pink elastic (we recommend MDM brand)

    •    Character Skirt with Deep Purple ribbon

    •    Character Shoes

Boys

    •    White cap sleeve leotard

    •    Blue shorts

    •    White socks

    •    White canvas ballet shoes with white elastic (we recommend MDM brand)

    •    Character Shoes

Intermediate Foundation:

Girls

    •    Leotard in Figue colour (Repetto choice of DE584, DE572, D0380 styles)

    •    Pink ballet tights

    •    Pink canvas ballet shoes with pink elastic (MDM) and pointe shoes

Boys

    •    White leotard 

    •    Navy blue tights

    •    White socks 

    •    White split sole canvas shoes with white elastic

Intermediate and Above:

Girls

    •    Leotard in Figue colour (Repetto choice of DE584, DE572, D0380 styles)

    •    Pink ballet tights

    •    Pink demi-pointe ballet shoes with ribbons and pointe shoes

Full-Time & Part Full-Time:

Please email for list.

 

Uniform can be bought at Ballet Emporium - 90 Bronte Rd, Bondi Junction

Danceworks Sydney Tracksuit comes in all sizes. Enquire at the studio to be sized.

 

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Martha Graham