We’ve been asked to share the information below with parents, especially those who have P5 children interested in dance. Auditions are on Friday 19th May at Broughton High School.
You might also be interested in the show that the City of Edinbrugh Dance School is putting on, Wednesday 14th and Thursday 15th June, the show will feature the current P6/7 Talented Young Performers as well as the specialist dance students from Broughton High School.
Dear Parent/ Guardian, Broughton High School's Talented Young Performer Programme is for Primary 6 and Primary 7 pupils interested in dance. Pupils from across Edinburgh can audition to be part of the programme. The programme is run by Broughton High School's Specialist Dance Department and supported by the City of Edinburgh Council Arts and Creative Learning Team.
Classes are on a Friday afternoon from 2-4pm in the Dance Studios at
Broughton High School. Throughout the year students will participate in
weekly technique classes in jazz, contemporary and choreography.Ballet
technique will also be taught but not through specific ballet classes. The
pupils will also get the opportunity to perform in Broughton High School’s
Specialist Dance end of year show in June.
If your child is currently in P5 and has a love for dance then they will love the Talented Young Performers Programme which will run from September 2017 - June 2018. Auditions are on Friday 19th May 2-4pm in the dance studio at Broughton High School. Application forms can be found on the school website at http://www.broughton.edin.sch.uk/specialist-schools/dance-school.html#application-information and should be returned to Broughton High School either via email or post ahead of the auditions on Friday. Everyone that applies should attend the audition. Registration will take place at 1.40 at the school reception on Friday 19th May. Dance department staff will meet students, register students and allocate numbers before taking them along to the dance studio for a fun afternoon of dance. Results of the auditions will be emailed within two weeks following the auditions. Kind Regards, Laura McAdam CL Dance/ Dance Development Officer Broughton High School/ City of Edinburgh Council