July Exam Results are AMAZING!
Miss Pauline and the Prima Team are "Over the Moon" with the July exam results and would like to congratulate all their students for working so hard last term. Miss Pauline said, "These recent results are fantastic and they highlight all the hard work and dedication our students displayed over the past term, well done to everyone. Our new term starts on Saturday September 2nd and I'm ready to welcome our little superstars back to Prima to congratulate everyone and start working towards our...August 23, 2017
How sad I am feeling at the moment to hear the news that Sir Bruce Forsyth has died. I was fortunate enough to be a young dancer in a long running show where he was the 'Star' of the show. Without knowing it, he inspired me by his work ethic, his total professionalism in rehearsals and performances, his spontaneous quick wit and cheerfulness. I am sad because I feel this is the final break between my young professional dancing career and all those wonderful people I had the opportunity to ...August 20, 2017
Ballet Boost at Pineapple Studios in London
Thank you to Anna Farren's mum who sent us this photo of Anna outside Pineapple Dance Studio in Covent Garden, London last week. Anna joined other students at the Ballet Boost summer school which aims to inspire the next generation of dancers with enthusiasm, support and the technical and artistic skills required in achieving their full potential.During her week at Ballet Boost Anna thoroughly enjoyed herself and came out of her shell, displaying a wonderful sense of growth in both knowled...July 30, 2017
Second Term at Elmhurst Secured!
Congratulations to pupils Anna Farren from Prima & Bo Welch from our Stanley school who have been chosen to continue on the weekly Elmhurst Ballet Scholars programme & join the 2nd year of tuition. I am so proud of you both. Miss Pauline ...July 11, 2017
Prima pupils receive IDTA certificates!
Some of our Junior and Grade 1 pupils received their IDTA award certificates last week. Their hard work and dedication shone through during their exams and Miss Pauline is "over the moon" with their excellent results. Well done girls from Miss Pauline, Miss Sara and Miss Holly....July 7, 2017
Disney Themed School Holiday Workshops
Calling all princesses, man cubs, villains and talking teacups! Come along and be our guest at our Beauty and the Beast and Jungle Book themed workshops and create your own fairytale story. Unlike other holiday workshops ours run from 9am to 3.30pm (Full Day) or 3pm to 6pm (Half Day) and we guarantee an action packed day full of fun, games, singing, dancing, drama, crafts and much, much more! For more information about our workshops and to book your childs place - click here....June 12, 2017
Anna's successful audition for Ballet West
Well done Anna Farren who received news that she's been accepted into the Ballet West associate programme! Anna, age 9 has been with Miss Pauline at Prima Ballet and Performing Arts Academy for just over 5 years now, and her hard work and determination has certainly paid off. Starting in September, Anna will attend monthly classes at Ballet West which will compliment her classes with us at Washington. Miss Pauline said, " I am absolutely thrilled to hear that Anna has been accepted into the ...June 9, 2017
What is Acro Dance?
Acrobatic Dance, or Acro as it is commonly referred to by dancers and dance professionals, is the beautiful fusion of classic dance technique and the precision and athleticism of acrobatic elements. Acro technique includes balancing, limbering, tumbling and partnering, using flexibility, contortion and strength. Our classes are taught by our Acro Dance qualified teacher Miss Sara. All students start from the very beginning so they are able to progress safely and quickly from one level to the n...May 24, 2017
New Grade 3 Ballet Class
Here are some snaps of our new Grade 3 Ballet class taken at our Oxclose studio last week. The pupils are trying out some of the new exercises and steps....May 21, 2017
Highest Achieving Group
Here is a photo of Penny, Mae, Chloe, Bo and Catherine who as a group gained the highest marks in our recent IDTA exams. All girls gained distinctions with the highest one being 91%. Well done to all our pupils, you've made us extremely proud....May 21, 2017
This is Jack, a former Prima student who now attends Elmhurst Ballet School full time. He still attends classes with Miss Pauline at Prima when he's home. For more information about our classes click here. ...May 15, 2017
New Classes for Boys Coming Soon!
We are starting a Street Dance & Hip Hop class on Wednesday evenings for boys aged 3 years and upwards. Classes will start as soon as we have enough numbers so please get in touch to register your interest. Telephone Pauline on 07769588299 or email us here...May 11, 2017 Posts 26-37 of 37 | Page prev