The SDTA are delighted to be offering a Ballet Scholars Programme starting in January 2021 for students of SDTA teachers.
The aim of these monthly classes is to build on the students’ talent and technique whilst they are attending classes with their own teachers.
The class sections criteria are:
• Junior – For students who have been awarded Honours in their SDTA Grade 2 or Grade 3 Ballet examinations.
• Mid – For students under 18 years old who have been awarded Honours in their SDTA Ballet examinations at Grade 4 level or above.
The classes will be conducted by renowned ballet teacher Mrs Linda Lowry and guest teachers. In order to join the Programme, students need to be recommended by their teachers and continue with their teachers’ ballet classes.
The classes will be held in the SDTA studios at 101 Park Road, Glasgow, G4 9JE. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, some classes may be held online.
• Junior – the usual schedule will include technique, conditioning and repertoire, for a duration of 3 hours.
• Mid – the usual schedule will include technique, pointework, conditioning and repertoire, for a duration of 4 hours.
The fee for January to June 2021 is £150.
We are now accepting applications for the programme and the closing date is Thursday 7th January 2021.
When a student applies to join the Programme, they must include a filmed submission in which they demonstrate some of their current work. It must be no longer than 3 minutes.The successful candidates will have a love of dance and demonstrate a promising standard of performance, artistry, and technique.
All applicants will be informed of the result of their applications by Monday 18th January 2021.
Ballet Scholarship Programme 2021
January – June 2021