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©2019 Tenterden Ballet Studios

NEWS

Recent success, news, announcements & more

Our in house, 1 vs 1 BBoy battles, these take place at the end of each term. Everyone smashed it however after a 4 round each final we still couldn't decide who took it home. Therefore our champs this term are both BBoy Rubicon & BBoy Flipz... Well done boys! 

ISTD TAP EXAMS RESULTS - Well done, fantastic results... 5 Merits & 5 Distinctions!

Special mention to Niamh who got a high mark of 90 for her Grade 2 Tap!

OUR ANNUAL AWARDS DAY! 

Not only did we raise, £954.00 for The Kent Autistic Trust Charity we enjoyed a fabulous afternoon tea and disco at The London Beach Hotel, Tenterden. 

We recognised each student of the school, receiving a certificate of achievement and individual awards were awarded. 

Results as follow - 

Senior Ballet Cup - Isabella MS

Junior Ballet Cup - Edith C & Savannah B (Joint)

Mini Ballet Cup - Evie G

Junior Contemporary - Felicity C

Senior Contemporary - Erin B

Junior Street - Jessica S

Int/Snr Street - Megan S

Junior Break Dance - Freddie B

Senior Break Dance - Nathaniel M

Tap Award - Mia G

Acro Award - Jaimie CP

Musical Theatre Award - Amelia B

Drama Award - Nell R

PROGRESS AWARDS - 

Ballet - Sophia K & Ellie S

Contemporary - Florence C, Madison J, Poppy R

Street - Lucy M

Break Dance - Marc T, Tom W

Musical Theatre - Lauren P

Performance Team Award - Niamh C

SHOW AWARDS - 

Group Dance - Mermaids (Grade 3 & Grade 2 (Tuesdays))

Audience Choice - Crocodiles (Little & Rising Stars)

Show Individual Performers - Chloe S, Daisy R, Anna W & Jasmine G

CONGRATULATIONS TO YOU ALL!

Our performance team performed at Tenterden Primary School Fair, the feedback and the comments were outstanding - "so professional, looking slick and an absolute joy to watch!" 

Congratulations to Niamh who secured a place on the Cecchetti Associates for the second year running.

SO YOU WANT TO DANCE RESULTS - 

2nd Place - Junior Ballet Duet - Anna W& Daisy R

1st Place - 8/9 Ballet Solo - Lucy M

2nd Place - 8/9 Song & Dance - Lucy M

1st Place - 9/10 Ballet Solo - Niamh C

2nd Place - 9/10 Ballet Solo - Jaimie CP

1st Place - 16+ Solos - Chloe S

2nd Place (Joint) - 16+ Solos - Erin B

1st Place - Senior Trios - Erin B, Chloe S, Isabella MS 

1st Place - Intermediate Groups - Chaos Town Rockers Crew 

2nd Place - Intermediate Groups - TBS Street Crew 

Junior Technique Cup - Niamh C

Best Newcomer School - Tenterden Ballet Studios

Huge well done to Isabella MS who has gained a place at The National Youth Theatre Summer Course - This also means Isabella is now part of the NYT agency until she is 25 for film, TV and theatre. CONGRATULATIONS!

Medway Dance Festival -
Isabella MS 3rd (Bronze) Song & Dance Solo

Niamh C - 2nd (Silver) Ballet Solo

Erin B, Chloe S, Isabella MS - 3rd (Bronze) Lyrical Trio

Also the first festival for many of our team!

Come Alive 2 - Our Junior and Senior performance team were invited to dance at The Sinden Theatre for Tenterden Rotary Club. Our team were a credit to us, true stars, well done to all involved!

NEVERLAND 2019 - Our annual show was such a huge success, we couldn't be prouder of every single student who participated in this years show! The professionalism, the hard work and the biggest smiles, what a weekend we had!

A few of our Junior performance team studios participated in the Southern Dance Class Awards in Brighton. Special mention to Niamh who came not only 5th in the Jazz and 2nd (Silver) in Tap but 1st (Gold) in Ballet! 

Dancer of the Month (February) - Lucy M

Congratulations to those who gained a place of The Royal Ballet School Summer School waiting list - Edith C, Niamh C, Jaimie P, what an achievement!

Congratulations to Niamh who qualified her two solos for the All England Regional Finals and receiving a bronze medal for her Ballet in Godalming and bronze medal for her Character in Richmond. What a week for Niamh!

Our show this year will be NEVERLAND - two shows on the 30th March, 2.30pm & 6.00pm at Benenden School Theatre. Tickets are on sale NOW!

Dancer of the Month (January) - Jessica S

Pantomime 2018 - Students were invited to participate in That's Entertainment production of Snow White & The Seven Dwarfs Pantomime at the Sinden Theatre as woodland dancers and the cheekiest seven dwarfs.

MERRY CHRISTMAS & HAPPY NEW YEAR! - We had the best Christmas party, we hope you did too. Thank you for all your cards & presents!

Choreographic Competition Winners - Felicity & Edith, Well Done Girls! Congratulations to all our competitors.


Dancer of the Month (November) - Felicity C

The Royal Ballet School - Congratulations to three of our students who have been offered a place on the waiting list for The Royal Ballet School Summer School at White Lodge, Richmond. 

Dancer of the Month (October) - Lily L

Congratulations to Niamh who took part in the Cecchetti 'Let's Make a Competition' day with lovely feedback from audience members! Well Done N!

Dancer of the Month (September) - Ellie A

Come Alive - We were invited to perform in Come Alive a variety show to raise money for Tenterden Rotary Club. Our students did a fantastic job representing the school. Well done all involved!

2018 Annual Show - Alice in Wonderland. Well done to all our students involved, two outstanding shows, we are so proud of you! Hard work, pays off!

Outstanding Ballet exam results  - Our Students have recently taken ballet examinations achieving some of the highest results that can be awarded! Congratulations, very proud!

Huge congratulations to Emily B who has been offered a full time place at Laban (Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance) - All your hard work has paid off! Congratulations from us all at Tenterden Ballet Studios!

Senior girls invited to open day

Congratulations to two of our senior girls, Chloe and Erin who both have been invited to dance at the The Place this Saturday. The Place is home to London Contemporary Dance School, Richard Alston Dance Company and a 280 seat theatre.

Cecchetti Southern Area Awards

Two of our Standard two girls had the fabulous opportunity of competing at the Cecchetti Southern Area Awards! Congratulations to you both!