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The Royal Academy of Dance United Arab Emirates
Welcome to the Royal Academy of Dance in United Arab Emirates.
This is a British Council website. For full information regarding the RAD, please go to our UK website:
The Royal Academy of Dance promotes knowledge, understanding and practice of dance internationally. We seek to accomplish our mission through promoting dance, educating and training students and teachers and providing examinations to reward achievement.
With over 13,000 members’ spread across 89 countries, the RAD has a global community of dance teachers, students and aspiring dancers of all ages and is one of the most influential dance education and training organisations in the world.
The Academy’s patron is HM Queen Elizabeth II. RAD Membership supports the advancement of dance and includes professional dancers, students, teachers, benefactors and friends.
Established in 1920, to improve standards and re-invigorate dance training initially within the UK, the Academy helps and encourages its teachers to perfect their teaching skills and pass on this knowledge to their students.
There are currently over 1,000 students in full-time or part-time teacher training programmes with the Academy and each year, the examination syllabus is taught to more than a quarter of a million students worldwide.
The Academy maintains close links with all those involved in the industry, at every level. From the internationally recognised ‘Faculty of Education’ degree programmes to those younger students participating in our summer schools. At whatever age or stage, anyone with an appreciation classical ballet through to street dance is able to participate in the work of the Academy.
Here is the address and contact details for United Arab Emirates and for our head office in the UK.
United Arab Emirates
The British Council
PO Box 1636
t: + 971 4 3135 568
f: + 971 4 3370 703
Royal Academy of Dance
36 Battersea Square
London, SW11 3RA
Tel: +44 (0)20 7326 8000
Fax: +44 (0)20 7924 3129