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  • ALL THE LATEST NEWS - APRIL 2019

    The school show 'Once Upon A Dream' had to move venue this year due to the ongoing structural work at Thornden Hall. Thank you to Oasis Lordshill for accommodating us. All the students worked hard to put on a polished performance for an appreciative audience. The show raised £595.30 for Abby's Heroes. Thank you to all those that donated.
    The performance team gave a spectacular performance at Disneyland Paris in February. The students all showed great dedication in their rehearsals and we took our biggest group so far. The Disney backstage co-ordinator was very impressed by their conduct backstage and slick performance. Well done everyone!
    The pupils that represent the school at Competitions have enjoyed unprecedented success over the last year with many qualifying for All England Regional Finals in May. We wish them all good luck for the forthcoming competition. We also enjoyed success at our first Starstruck competition with solo and duet medals plus runner up trophy for our senior contemporary lyrical group.
  • SHOW POSTER - 'ONCE UPON A DREAM' APRIL 7TH 2019

  • NEW TERM DATES - DEC 2018 TO APRIL 2019

  • NEW TERM DATES - JULY 2018 TO APRIL 2019

  • ALL THE LATEST NEWS - APRIL 2018

    Jena has recently become a certified teacher of the Acrobatic Arts syllabus!
    The Pupil Showcase 2018 raised £273.45 for Abby's Heroes.
    Come and see us at North Baddesley Village Day on Saturday 19th May 2018. Some of our dancers will be performing in the arena and we will have a stall so pop by and say hello, It's great fun for all the family!
  • NEW TERM DATES - DEC 2017 - JULY 2018

  • IMPORTANT CHANGES TO BEGINNING OF TERM - JANUARY 2018

  • ALL THE LATEST NEWS

    All England Southern Regional Finalists: Holly Hughes - ballet; Sarah Allen - ballet; Izzy Tyler - ballet, greek & modern; Hannah Chapman - ballet (honours); Kiara Blair - ballet (honours), tap, greek, modern (dance-off finalist and silver medal honours); Anna Vinnell - Greek; Emily Allen, Sarah Allen & Anna Vinnell - Greek Trio (2nd); 14 and under - Modern Group & Ballet Group; 21 & under - Modern Group. Congratulations to all concerned.
    After a stunning school show at Thornden Hall which raised £882.76 for Abby's Heroes, the Performance Team have since danced twice at West Quay in aid of the charity.
    Well done to Emme, Holly, Hannah and Izzy who reached the finals of the RAD South East Awards day in London.
    We are sad to say goodbye to Francesca who leaves us to continue her dance training at Bird College. We wish her the best of luck for the future and look forward to seeing her progress.
  • DISNEYLAND PARIS - 2017

    The performance team successfully auditioned for a second time to dance at Disneyland Paris in April. The girls gave a stunning performance and had a lot of fun in the process.

     

  • TICKETS FOR 2017 SHOW NOW ON SALE

    Tickets to watch our annual show 'The Nightingale and songs of beauty' are now for sale online on the Thornden Hall website.

    Click here to go to purchase tickets

    Alternatively, please phone the box office 023 8024 6555.

     

     

  • 2017 PUPIL SHOWCASE - THE NIGHTINGALE AND SONGS OF BEAUTY

  • PERFORMANCE TEAM UPDATE.

    It's been a busy couple of term for our Performance Team...

     

    Dancers ready for their performance at Her Majesty's Theatre London.

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    Seniors performing in a local dance platform at The Point, Eastleigh.

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    Performance Team dancing onstage at Disneyland Paris.

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

  • 2016 PUPIL SHOWCASE.

    We will not be producing a full school show in 2016, instead will be presenting a ‘Pupil Showcase’.

     

    Date - Sunday 15th May 2016

    Time - 3.30pm

    Venue - Thornden Hall, Chandlers Ford

     

    Students will be presenting a combination of exercises and dances in a theatrical setting at their relevant level of study."

     

     

  • TERM DATES - SEPTEMBER 2015 - MAY 2016.

  • PERFORMANCE TEAM - AUGUST 2015

    Congratulations to our performance team who have successfully auditioned to perform at Disneyland Paris in October.

     

    Good luck girls!

     

     

  • LATEST DANCE FESTIVAL SUCCESSES AUGUST 2015

    Well done to everyone for their achievements at the recent festivals.

    Southampton Festival - Izzy 1st Place Ballet Solo,  Anna 2nd Place Greek Solo, Kiara 1st Place Ballet Solo & 3rd Place Tap Solo

    All England Southern Regional Finals - Izzy 2nd Place Greek Solo, Izzy, Emily & Anna 2nd Place Greek Trio

     

  • RAD SOUTH EAST AWARDS - AUGUST 2015

    Eight of our students entered the regional heats of the RAD South East Ballet Awards participating in classes at their relevant graded levels.

     

    Of these, 3 qualified for the finals held at the RAD Headquarters in London.

     

    Kiara (Class B), Izzy (Class C) and Jess (Class D) took part in tough yet inspiring classes judged by Wayne Sleep and Lynne Wallis.

     

    Congratulations to all those that took part, particularly to Kiara who was Runner Up in Class B.

     

  • SUMMER TERM 2015 EXAM DATES

    Sunday 28th June - ISTD Tap & Modern Exams @ Oasis Academy Lordshill

     

    Sunday 19th July - RAD Ballet Exams @ Oasis Academy Lordshill

  • LATEST DANCE FESTIVAL SUCCESSES APRIL 2015

    Well done to everyone for their achievements at the recent festivals.

    Portsmouth Festival: Kiara - 1st Place Ballet Solo; Emily, Izzy & Anna - 2nd Place Greek Trio

    Fareham Festival: Kiara - 3rd Place Ballet Solo; Izzy - 3rd Place Ballet Solo; Emily & Sarah - 3rd Place Greek Duet; Emily, Izzy & Anna - 1st Place Greek Trio

    Farnborough Festival: Izzy - 1st Place Greek Solo

     

  • 2015 SHOW - THE SECRET GARDEN & OTHER TREASURES

  • 2014 SHOW FUNDRAISING.

    marie curie cancer trust funds raised from the annual 2014 show

    Our annual show for 2014 raised £1225 for Marie Curie Cancer Care.

     

    A BIG Thank you and well done to all those involved!

  • AUTUMN TERM EXAM DATES.

     

    Sunday 19th October 2014 - RAD Ballet Exams

     

    Sunday 16th November 2014 - ISTD Tap & Modern Exams.

  • SOUTHAMPTON DANCE FESTIVAL SUCCESS.

    Well done to the 12 years and under modern group - 2nd place and qualified for Southern Regional Finals!

     

    Congratulations Georgia , Hazel & Francesca - 3rd place for your trio.

     

    Well done Kiara & Sarah - 1st place for character duet and qualified for Regional Finals.

     

    Well done Kiara for qualifying your tap solo with 85 marks and your ballet solo for the regional finals!

     

    Well done Emily & Sarah - 3rd place for your Greek duet & qualified for Southern Regional Finals.

     

    well done to the 12 years and under modern group - 2nd place and qualified for sputhern regional finals
Exam Dates for this Term: Sunday 7th July - ISTD Tap and Modern Exams Sunday 14th July - RAD Ballet Exams Wednesday 24th July - ISTD Modern Exams