The 3 Year Dance course (with integrated BTEC Extended Diploma) focuses on specialist Industry led training on the grounding and underpinning of correct technique, progressing through the three years in a highly effective curriculum of practical performance training. Students leave uniquely prepared for a long term career as a professional performer in their chosen field.

SUCCESS
Upon graduation, students transition straight into the industry, with many students having attended Auditions during their final term, supported by the faculty. For students who wish to seek representation, we have a renowned network of Management and Agency contacts. 
Renaissance Arts Alumni go on to achieve professional contracts in the UK and abroad such as Mamma Mia UK & International Tour, Starlight Express (Bochum, Germany), The Bodyguard UK Tour & The Bodyguard Musical Denmark, Disney, P&O Cruises, Cunard, QDOS Entertainment Pantomimes, ITV Dramas, Tanz Der Vampire (Vienna), Stage & TV promotional contracts, The National Theatre.
QUALIFICATIONS

The Level 3 Extended BTEC option, is for performers aged 16-19 years (who have previously not studied at an equivalent level) and is integrated into the 3 Year professional training programme.

During the third year of professional study, students also have the option to complete their Level 4 Diploma in Dance Education with the ISTD. This will provide the skills to teach following their performance career or in between professional contracts.

FEES 

Renaissance Arts is an independent Conservatoire and students pay tuition fees privately. These fees are highly competitive with other UK Conservatoires and we can offer the following options to assist financially:
  • Funding is sourced for each BTEC student to the value of £2000.00, per year across Year one & Year two.
  • The remaining tuition fees can be paid in installments. Please click the following link to view the options FEE INSTALLMENT OPTIONS
  • Financially regulated Payments plans are also available over an extended period with a low interest rate. Please contact info@renaissance-arts.co.uk to discuss this further.
  • Additional Scholarships & Bursaries are available and every student is accessed on an individual basis at the discretion of the Directors.
For the educational year 2022-2023, the BTEC Course Fees are £5750.00.
A Non-refundable Administration fee of £225.00 is due on acceptance of the contract, which includes a Medical examination.

Practical Studies

Intensive practical training in the following core subjects:

Classical Ballet • Technical Jazz • Contemporary • Commercial • Body Conditioning • Pas De Deux • Pilates • Musical Theatre • Tap • Acting Through Dance • Creative Choreography • Professional Repertoire • Ensemble Vocal Technique

Contextual Studies

To support a rigorous practical course students also benefit from the following subjects to expand knowledge and assist in personal development.

Anatomy and Physiology • Practitioner study • Artistic Techniques • Business studies

Performance Support

Health and Nutrition • Conditioning and Fitness • Injury Prevention and Rehabilitation •  • Skincare and Image

College days were intense but extremely rewarding. This not only provided me with the physical strength needed to perform professionally, but also the discipline and positive attitude.  If a performing career is your dream, the amazing training at R/A will get you there

Ruth Warren R/A graduate
ITV Victoria
ITV Endeaver
Tokyo Disney featured Dancer
QDOS Pantomimes