Annual shows featuring all ages and disciplines from the school

Annual shows featuring all ages and disciplines from the school

View Gallery
Award winning choreography at national levels

Award winning choreography at national levels

View Classes

Discovering, developing and nurturing individual skills

Discovering, developing and nurturing individual skills

View Classes

Adult classes available in tap

Adult classes available in tap and ballet

View Classes

Welcome

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.

Recent productions students have performed in:

  • National Youth Ballet
  • English Youth Ballet
  • Sleeping Beauty (Stag Panto) 2016
  • Chance To Dance
  • Cecchetti Associates
  • Mardi Gras Challenge (Sadler's Wells)
  • Mardi Gras Dance (Her Majesty's Theatre London)
  • ISTD Star Tap Awards
  • Kent Dance Challenge
  • Celtic Journeys (Churchill Theatre)
  • Starpower International
  • World Dance Championship New York USA

In The News

Our Latest

Headlines

For all the latest Emmerson News. Click here to see all

19.11.17
3rd Place at The British Dance Cup!

Today 3rd Place at The British Dance Cup, toughest competition yet and judged by some of Britain’s finest....another amazing achievement to add the the list and their trophy collection, What a year for our Performance Teams @emmersondance so proud of you all!!

11.11.17
Lest We Forget

Please join the Staff and Students of Emmerson Dance at 11am as we observe a minute's silence in honour of Armistice Day

Keep up to date

Notice

Board

Please see below for all the latest Emmerson Notices Click here to see all

  • 11
    Nov
    Lest We Forget

    Please join the Staff and Students of Emmerson Dance at 11am as we observe a minute's silence in honour of Armistice Day

  • 01
    Nov
    Reminder: CLOSED FOR HALF TERM.

    There will be no classes this week due to half term. We restart on Monday 6th November

  • 22
    Jul
    NEW STARTER REGISTERS CLOSED

    Please be advised that our registers are now closed for all new starters and will re-open again in April 2018. A waiting list will be in operation for all new enquiries.

View our Latest Showreel

Take a bow

Play Now