Royal Academy of Dance

In a one of a kind partnership, Backstage Dance Studio will be offering Classical Ballet in conjunction with the program at The Children’s Conservatory on Mercer Island. Teaching from the Royal Academy of Dance syllabi, this certified program aims to provide the highest possible standard of classical ballet teaching while stressing the importance of every student having an achievable goal. Exams are held annually in association with the Royal Academy of Dance (RAD).

Class Details

Dancers must be in 2nd-4th grade to participate in level 1, and 4th-6th grade to participate in level 2. Class meets twice per week, on Monday and Friday. Weekly classes will be held at Backstage Dance Studio.

Audition Details

No audition necessary for the 2016-17 season.

Performance Details

Backstage Dance Studio RAD dancers are encouraged to participate in The Children’s Conservatory performance of the Nutcracker, as well as their spring performance yet to be announced. These students will also be required to be a part of the annual Backstage Dance Studio Spring Shows.


Details coming soon.