"Never seen her so happy with her dancing, she loves it. Thank you to everyone at Chantry for making this possible for her." (Full Associate Student's Parent)
Our young dancers of today are professional dancers of the future. Chantry School's Associate Programmes seek to prepare these young dancers for full-time training and the professional industry. We aim to nurture, develop and inspire the UK's most talented young dancers, and encourage them to be courageous in their dancing in order to reach new levels in their technique and interpretative skills.
Chantry School offers 5 different Associate Programmes suitable for the student dancer as a complement to the training they already receive at their dance school or college. We offer courses in:
Chantry School of Contemporary & Balletic Arts is a vocational British dance school and our standards are professional and exacting. We encourage students to commit fully to the demands of any Associate Programme they attend and present and conduct themselves accordingly.
Full Associate Programmes
Contemporary Dance or Contemporary Ballet Programme Ages 11-25 divided into 3 groups by experience level
Chantry School of Contemporary & Balletic Arts has been awarded Recognised School status by the Council for Dance, Drama and Musical Theatre, and has been awarded the Council’s certificate of good professional practice. Schools awarded CDMT’s Recognised School Award demonstrate that their pre-vocational courses adhere to the standards demanded by the industry; standards designed to protect and safeguard students in their dance training.