The Sharon Howells School of Dance has operated from the Upper Riccarton-Avonhead area of Christchurch since 1999. We are the only Ballet School in Christchurch with an examiner from the Royal Academy of Dance.
Ballet classes are held from Pre-School (four years old) to Grade 8/Intermediate level.
The work covered is based on the Royal Academy of Dance (RAD) programme for children and students which provides:
An internationally recognised level of attainment with qualifications recognised worldwide.
A syllabus to measure progress with clearly defined goals.
Objective standards for children and teachers
WHAT DOES THE SCHOOL OFFER TO MAKE IT SPECIAL
Private owned studio
Two Dance studios, Wardrobe and Costume facilities.
A private and family atmosphere
Easy off street parking .
Character shoes and skirts supplied for students exams
Extensive Costume Department
RAD International examiner teaching if not overseeing every class
Staff trained in RAD and NZAMD
We are an internationally recognised body as are our qualifications.
To find out more, please visit our website or give us a call today.
What makes us different?
Graceful. Timelessly beautiful. Stunning. Classic. At Sharon Howells School of Dance we provide ballet tutoring to a range of students. We pride ourselves on our commitment to excellence.