Royal Academy of Dance


Wellington Ballet Studio follows the Royal Academy of Dance (RAD) ballet syllabus.

The RAD is a celebrated global dance teaching institution founded in 1920.
Dame Adeline Genée was the inaugural President, through to the internationally renowned current day President; Darcey Bussell CBE.

The Academy provides world class training and examinations in classical ballet for all ages, and has currently launched an exciting new syllabus which WBS looks forwards to introducing.

 ‘This new syllabus celebrates the traditions of ballet and acknowledges its exciting new directions. It offers students rich, authentic experiences of ballet and music that will help them develop a love, knowledge and understanding of ballet through participation.’

RAD Focus Issue 13, 2013