OUR LATEST NEWS - 2013
last update 25/08/13
july - exam success
done to all our entrants, maintaining our 100% pass rate once again and some really good marks - lots of Merits and Distinctions.
school trip to see ballet central in rehearsal
We were very lucky, having the chance to watch the Ballet Central rehearsing at Corn Exchange Newbury. Many of our students taking up the opportunity to watch company dancer practice.
live on line performance with 'nocturn dance'
Some of our students worked with professional company 'Nocturn Dance' to produce a live streamed online 24 hour dance initiative. They gave a brilliant performance, well done
bbc performance - on 'the one show'
Several of our tappers spent a day at the London TV Centre, before it closed, dancing with Arlene Phillips and Matt Baker to produce a recreation of Roy Castles 'Record Breakers' tap dance. It was lovely to see them all dancing on the television! And a really memorable experience for the students.
10th - 12th april - bbo residential ballet , elmhurst school for dance
had a great time at Elmhurst (Birmingham) with 5 of our students. 3
days staying and studying at a 'real' vocational ballet school. Parents
enjoyed a performance of work on the last day in their theatre.
Exams march 2013 - CONGRATULATIONS - brilliant results
These went really well - a lovely examiner. Once again a 100% pass rate for Graded Exams - well done everyone.
trip to covent garden and move it - olympia
A lovely day out with our excited Grade 5 ballet students to buy first pointe shoes, then on to Olympia for a great afternoon of dance
CONGRATULATIONS - English Youth Ballet, SWAN LAKE
done to Emma and Sophie (Grade 7 class), who have won places in this professional
children's summer production in Oxford - go to
www.englishyouthballet.co.uk for more details.
congratulations - 3 bbo national SENIOR scholarship winners
Fantastic news that 3 senior students have won scholarships for the new year. Freya and Emma (both Intermediate Ballet class) have
won Senior Ballet Scholarships, whilst Sophie (Grade 7 class) has gained
a Senior Jazz Scholarship. Very proud of you girls! These are ongoing
until the girls reach 18.
congratulations - corn exchange panto
Well done to Corrin (Grade 3) for her performances in the panto run in Newbury this season.
Linden Ellicott School of Dancing has it's own facebook group - now
called 'Linden Ellicott School of Dancing (new group)' due to facebook archiving. It is a closed group
only visible to members. If you are a member of the dance school why not
ask to join the facebook group and be the first to hear of news,
auditions and information. Updated much more regularly than the website
. . Also try 'Linden Ellicott School of Dancing -2nd hand dancewear sales' group