Discovering, developing and nurturing individual skills
Adult classes available in tap and ballet
The Emmerson School of Dance was established in 1935 by Rita Emmerson and is now run by principal Kate Bowers. The schools aim is to help students acheive their full potential in a fun and caring environment, offering lessons in Cecchetti Method Ballet, Tap and Jazz.
Able students are entered for the ISTD examinations.
We produce a show every 18-24 months, enter students for competitions and hold an annual summer school.
Congratulations to our Mini & Junior Competition Teams on winning a total of 9 Awards at Starpower International.
Placing 1st in their category, 2nd Place in their age group AND received the Golden Ticket award to compete at the World Dance Championships in New York.
Placing 1st in their category, 1st in their age group, Highest score in novice 11 years and under, The Focus and Commitment Award, The Entertainment Award AND the Golden Ticket to the World Dance Championships for the 2nd year running.
Amazing results in an extremely tough competition!