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  • SUMMER HOLIDAYS Posted on 04 July 2017

    Our term has now finished. Have a great summer everyone. Classes will return on Saturday 16th September.
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Welcome to the website for the Susan Handy School of Dance

This is the place to find out what's going on and coming up.

Well what a term! Our summer term was a very busy one; we have had lots of exam sessions with fantastic results and a 100% pass rate!  

We have performed some wonderful dances at various events including the Hurlingham Show, Datchet Fete, the Royal Windsor Rose Show and Wisley Arts Festival if you managed to get along to any of them we hope you enjoyed them.  

 

We also had the priviledge of supporting the Jane Bardos Charity Performance which helped raise over £5000.00 for Reuben's fund which is an amazing amount.     

 

 

Term has now finished and we will return on Saturday 16th September.

From September we have a new intake for GCSE Dance across the school so make sure you enrol for that, and coming to Woking a brand new Body Conditioning class (for those in Grade 3 or above).  If you are interested in either of these please get in touch with the office to find out more and put your name down. 

We hope you all have a wonderful summer break and look forward to the start of the new term on Saturday 16th September.
                           

SCHOLARSHIPS & SUCCESSES

We would like to congratulate some of our students who have been awarded scholarships for Cecchetti Associates based on their performance in the classes this year.
Elsa Eastmond whose scholarship was given by London Children's Ballet, Phoebe Medcalf given by Chelsea Ballet School and Harry Weston given by Anthea Sanders School.

Congratulations to Marnie Cox-Harrison, Amelia Marriott, Ophelia Almeyda, Ellen Pickering and Maia Perkins who have all been awarded Cecchetti Classical Ballet Scholarships.
And the following have been accepted into Cecchetti Associates : Iris Gazet, Clementine Harris, Tabitha Shaefer, Emily Coomber, Tilly Medcalf, Georgia Biddle, Holly Tweddle, Jessica Schofield, Kitty Cox Harrison, Phoebe Medcalf, Constance Marriott, Margot Hoogers, Lavinia Bernstorf, Marnie Cox-Harrison, Grace Pearson-Hall, Megan Windsor, Stephanie Hockin, Emma Bullen, Harry Weston. Well done everyone.    

ADULT BALLET

At the Woking branch our Adult Ballet classes at BDB will continue throughout August/September so if you would like to give it a try do go along, plus your first one will be free!  Everyone welcome. The dates are on the news feed. 

 

The Windsor Rose Show

Wisley Arts Festival

 

Don't forget to check out our Events page for any events we have coming up next term.         

GRADES OR STANDARDS

Many of you ask the difference between the Grade and Standard exams and classes.  We have therefore included this information in the available downloads for your perusal below and on the Contact Us page.

 

BALLET BUNS

​A great tutorial to help achieve the perfect bun Click Here

 

POINTE SHOE RIBBONS

Click Here to help you with sewing the ribbons onto your pointe shoes. Happy Sewing! 

New Classes

Adult Ballet Stretch - Baldwin Institute Wednesdays 7.00-8.00pm

Beginners Adult Tap - The Scout Hut, Datchet Wednesdays 8.30-9.15pm

Adult Ballet Stretch - Bishop David Brown School, Woking Wednesdays 8.00-9.00pm

Modern (4-6 years) - Eton Wick Village Hall Thursdays 4.15-4.45pm

Body Conditioning - Pyrford Village Hall, Woking Tuesdays 7.15-8.00pm

GCSE Dance (13+) Eton and Woking - Please email the office for details.

Come along for a FREE trial class to any of our classes.

Contact Details

Susan Handy School of Dance Office
20 Eton Road, Datchet, Berkshire SL3 9AY
01753 542672

 
Email:  Eton/Windsor/Datchet
​           office@susanhandydance.co.uk
            
Woking
             admin@susanhandydance.co.uk
            
Uniform
             uniform@susanhandydance.co.uk
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Holyport College
             susanhandy@susanhandydance.co.uk​           

Tuesday - Wednesday – Thursday
09:30 to 2.30pm
Jane Lidgate - Finance Director/Senior Administrator - 07515 270432
Liz Penness - Administrator for Woking - 07592 874958