You’ve been handed this card because a member of our team has seen great potential within you.
Our Centre for Advanced Training provides access to world-class dance training opportunities for young people like you aged between 11 – 17 years. The training is suitable for dancers with talent, passion and commitment to pursue dance. We want you to be a part of that.
The National Dance CATs are supported through the Department for Education’s Music and Dance Scheme, meaning that for those who qualify, training is free or subsidised.
BOOK YOUR PLACE ON A OPEN DAY
Open Days & Experience Days will give a real insight into the programmes and what becoming a Centre for Advanced Training dancer, is really like. If you are interested in attending please register your interest, using the form.
Exeter Contemporary Programme 30th Jan 2022 @ DanceSci Studio, EX1 2AT
Swindon Contemporary Programme 5th Feb 2022 @Swindon Dance SN1 1QF
Swindon Street Dance Programme 6th Feb 2022 @Swindon Dance SN1 1QF
“Before I joined the CAT, I had dabbled in my childhood, teaching myself Michael Jackson routines and things I found on YouTube. Then I met friends who had some training and began sharing with me.
Compared to my peers in the industry I think I have a greater level of professionalism which I gained from the CAT programme and my tutors. That includes; punctuality, attitude and pushing to be/do my best” read more
“I discovered the CAT through my secondary school. The CAT team came to give a workshop and recommended that some of the students should audition.
Being part of the CAT taught me of the different possibilities there are in dance. The scheme gave me a taste of what dance schools would be like and through working with such a variety of different people gave me a glimpse of how broad contemporary dance is” read more