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Step into Dance Ambassadors


The Step into Dance Ambassador scheme provides talented and enthusiastic young people with the opportunity to learn new skills that will equip them to support a range of events, projects and performances throughout the academic year.

In December 2018, we recruited a new group of Ambassadors to work with us on a series of events in 2018-19, attend training and workshops and work towards either a Bronze or Silver Arts Award qualification.   


Training dates:
20 January 2019
18-20 February 2019
24 March 2019
12 May 2019
16 June 2019


9 December 2018
2nd February 2019
April-May 2019
24 June 2019
16 July 2019


Previous Ambassador Schemes: 

In 2017-18, we recruited and worked with 24 young people who attended four training days at the Royal Academy of Dance with in-house and guest workshop leaders. The Ambassadors provided events support across the Step into Dance calendar including Spring Sharings and Step Live: Copy and Paste


Previous Ambassadors have had practical workshops with Tavaziva dance company, received training from the Speaker’s Trust and hosted Spring Sharings. 


Ambassadors were given the opportunity to work towards a Bronze Arts Award qualification.


Feedback from former Ambassadors and parents:

"The training has improved my exposure to dance and I am now more open to learning about different dance styles." Ambassador 2018


"I have been able to get an insight of what it is like at a professional dance company." Ambassador 2018 

"It gave me an incredible amount of confidence – it sounds cliché but I feel so much more comfortable in social situations and during performances." Ambassador 2017

"She had a great time at the Ambassadors' Day and her confidence has noticeably increased since". parent of Ambassador 2016


Photo Credit: Foteini Christofilopoulou

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