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Students live in a friendly and caring community which is committed to their safety and welfare. Students receive outstanding Health &
Well-being support specifically designed for dancers.
We are proud to be a world class centre of excellence for the training and education of classical ballet dancers where graduating students are prepared to secure contracts with national and international ballet companies. Teachers come from successful professional dance backgrounds and teach with passion and commitment.
A student-focussed learning experience maximises each studentís potential in learning, living and dancing skills. The positive learning environment and high expectations prepare our graduates for life in the very best national and international ballet companies.
Elmhurst in Association with Birmingham Royal Ballet is a world renowned centre of excellence for the training and education of ballet dancers. Students are equipped with the skills, resilience and creativity to succeed and make a difference in the professional dance world and beyond.
Dip. TEFL , CertEd, QTLS EAL
Prior to joining Elmhurst, Eira Kodurand worked at various schools and colleges in the local area and overseas, teaching ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) and EAL (English as an Additional Language). In addition, she taught EAP (English for Academic Purposes), IELTS (International English Language Testing System) and German for Tourism and Business Studies at University College Birmingham. She is also an Examiner for the English Speaking Board.