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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.
Born in Devon, Jade Heusen trained at Sidmouth Ballet School, the Royal Ballet Junior Associates and School
and Elmhurst School for Dance. She joined Birmingham Royal Ballet in 2009, having previously danced with the
Company on tours to Japan, China and within the UK. Her repertory includes The Nutcracker, Swan Lake,
Coppélia, Serenade, Beauty and the Beast, Dance House, Raymonda, Concerto, The Dream, The Firebird and
Romeo and Juliet.