Summer School Application 2020-21

Places are limited to just 24 on each course and therefore application forms should be submitted at the bottom of the page by Friday 2nd April 2021.

Junior Course

A residential or non-residential course open to male and female students.

This intensive and stimulating course is for students studying dance who wish to improve their technical and performance skills. It includes classes in Classical Ballet, Body Conditioning, Choreography, Character, Classical Repertoire, Drama and Contemporary. The course culminates in a short demonstration of work for parents and teachers.

The course is open to students who are between 9 and 11 years of age. School years 5-7 as of 1st September 2021. Students should hold Grade 2 Ballet or above qualification. If applicants do not hold a Grade 2 qualification, they may be offered a place at the discretion of the organisers, if they can demonstrate an ability to work at the required level. Students are divided into groups according to age and ability.

Applications

Places are limited to 24 students and therefore application forms should be submitted by Friday 2nd April 2021. 

Acknowledgement of receipt and confirmation of a place will be sent by email.

Registration and Course Duration

Registration is between 17.00 and 19.00 on Sunday 1st August 2021 for Residents and between 8.30 and 9.00 Monday 2nd August 2021 for non-residents.

Classes commence at 9.00 on Monday 2nd August 2021 and end at midday on Saturday 7th August 2021 following a sharing of work.

Travel Arrangements

Parents and Guardians are responsible for making all travel arrangements.

Fees and Payments

Residential course £600 inclusive of tuition, accommodation and all meals.

Non-Residential course £300 inclusive of tuition.

Senior Course

A Residential course open to male and female students.

This intensive and stimulating course is for students studying dance who wish to improve their technical and performance skills, and will include classes in Classical Ballet, Body Conditioning, Classical Repertoire, Classical Solos and Contemporary.

The course is open to students who are between 12 and 18 years of age. School years 8-13 as of 1st September 2021. Accommodation for all students will be provided in the boarding houses at Moorland School.

Applications

Places are limited to 24 students who are divided into groups according to age and ability. Application forms should be submitted by Friday 2nd April 2021.

Acknowledgement of receipt and confirmation of a place will be sent by email.

Registration and Course Duration

WEEK 1 (1 WEEK COURSE)

Registration is between 17.00 and 19.00 on Sunday 8th August 2021. Classes commence at 9.00am on Monday 9th August 2021 and ends at midday on Saturday 14th August 2021.

WEEK 2  (1 WEEK COURSE)

Registration is between 17.00 and 19.00 on Sunday 15th August 2021. Classes commence at 9.00am on Monday 16th August 2021 and ends at midday on Saturday 21st August 2021.

WEEK 1 AND 2 (2 WEEK COURSE)

Students may book for both weeks and choose to stay in accommodation in the boarding house on Saturday 14th August 2021.

Travel Arrangements

Parents and Guardians are responsible for making all travel arrangements. International students may arrange for the school transport from and to Manchester airport at a fee.

Fees and Payments

1 WEEK COURSE – £600 inclusive of tuition, accommodation and all meals.

2 WEEK COURSE – £1200.00 inclusive of tuition, accommodation and all meals.

ACCOMMODATION ON SATURDAY 14th AUGUST 2021 – £40

ALL APPLICATIONS MUST INCLUDE VIDEO FOOTAGE THAT FULFILLS THE CRITERIA OF THE ATTACHED REQUIREMENTS DOCUMENT.

Application Form

A registration fee of £100, or the full amount as appropriate shall be invoiced alongside the confirmation of the place and must be received to reserve a place. The balance of the fee is due by 25th June 2021. The deposit is not refundable if the student is withdrawn from the course after their application is accepted. The Course Organisers also reserve the right to cancel a student’s enrolment if the full fee is overdue. Parents/Guardians are strongly advised to take out personal insurance in the event of cancellation due to illness or injury.