For The Parents
Parents observe their children’s enthusiasm for the project
and enjoyment of dance. Parents gain more insight into the ballet world.
have an opportunity to see the development from rehearsal to
performance as they are invited to watch the audition, one open
rehearsal and a dress rehearsal.
is created around the talents of the children while ‘stretching
them’ technically and artistically. The commitment that
students are expected to make at the planned rehearsal days gains
children are on in all performances and are in two acts and the
finale of each production. Rehearsals are held in a school within
the town in which the performances take place.
are given an opportunity to take production photos at a specially
organised photo call, and a video film is made of each production
which can be purchased and is sent approximately one month later.
may be re-assured that English Youth Ballet is a fully qualified
professional team. Led by Janet Lewis who danced principal
roles with London Festival Ballet, the Company of professional
dancers/choreographers have formerly worked with The Royal
Ballet, English National Ballet, Scottish Ballet and Gothenburg
Ballet, Capitole Ballet of France in Toulouse, Royal
Winnipeg Ballet Together with experienced technical and administrative
seven/eight productions per year, rehearsing and performing in different
counties of the UK.