AMAZING EXAMINATION RESULTS ALL ROUND!!!
Our most recent RAD Classical Ballet, NATD Tap, NATD Street and NATD Modern results are in and wow our student's did tremendiously! Special recongnition goes to Miss Grace Hollis on successfully completing her first teaching qualification. Miss Hollis is now an a Associate Member of the NATD in Stage Branch Tap. We are so proud of her and are pleased to announce that she will be joining us on a more permanant fixture teaching Tap. She is now adding to her qualifications by working towards the RAD CBTS training programme for Classical Ballet.
EASTER SCHOOL 2016-FROZEN FEVER 4-6TH APRIL
HALF TERM W/C MON 15TH FEB
SPRING TERM COMMENCE MON 4TH JAN
CHRISTMAS OPEN DAY AND PARTY! SUNDAY 13TH DECEMBER!!
Come along and enjoy free classes and get to talk to Academy staff. There will be stalls and games along the way! There is a huge raffle this year so come and enjoy the fun!
RIPLEY MICHAELMAS MARKET
Cone along and see our children perform on Ripley Market Place on 29h Nov!
OH YES SHE IS!
Aimee Mullen will be performing in Derby Live's production of Alladin this year at Derby Arena! She sucessfully audutioned in September and is very excited to be taking part!
DANCING WITH THE ROYAL BALLET COMPANY!
Molly Ross will be dancing with the Royal this Christmas in their production of The Nutcracker at Birmingham Hippadrome! She was invited to perform after beeing spotted at Elmhurst Ballet School Associate Scheme!
ENROLLING NOW FOR SEPTEMBER 2015!!!
We are currently welcoming new students for the forthcoming term which commences on Monday 7th Septmebr..... book your free taster session today.... call Miss Cutting on 01773745108 or 07841755312
SUMMER SCHOOL 2015!
We are now booking for our annual week long summer school! This years theme is 'Mirror, Mirror on the wall!' Don't miss out as places are booking out fast!
BRASSED OFF! (May 2015)
Katie Hathaway has successfully auditioned for a part in the forthcoming production of Brassed Off at Derby Theatre! We can't wait to see her in it!
WARNER BROTHERS MOTION PICTURE...... ZOMBIES! (May 2015)
Two of our boys have been selected to participate in 6 days filming on a Warner Brothers Motion Picture! The Zombie themed feature film has many famous stars in it and we are very proud of our 2 youngsters Harvey and Lewis!
BAFTA WINNING PERFORMANCE! (May 2015)
We are very proud to have been involved in filming for TV film 'Marvellous' which has just won a BAFTA! We supplied all the children for this production including the young version of the main character!
STREET DANCE COMPEITIONS (May 2015)
Congratulations to our two Street Comp teams! You made your debuts competing at the Midlands Street Dance Championships!! You came away with two huge trophies for your efforts!! Well done!!
4 WEEK OLD BABY AURORA IN BIRTHING SCENE FOR TV! (May 2015)
Baby Aurora, Miss Rachael's newest addition, made her screen debut filming a birthing scene! Covered in KY Jelly and Fake blood she became the baby of one of on screen families! Well done!!
LAMDA EXAM SUCCESS!! (May 2015)
WOW! We have had some fabulous examination results again! Special credit must go to Emily Cope for attaining 100% in her examination!!!!!
YOUNG STUDENT SUCCESSFULLY AUDITIONS FOR PART ON BBC SOAP!! (May 2015)
Academy student Edward Rawson has successfully auditioned for a small part on 'Doctors' the lunchtime soap! He will join the cast for 2 days filming on location in Birmingham!
THE WIZARD OF OZ!!! (April 2015)
Our forthcoming production will hit the stage on Sunday 29th March at Belper School. It promises to be a thrilling evening of sparkly shoes and rainbows...... just us for this classic heart warming musical extravaganza!!!
PADDINGTON BEAR COMES TO RIPLEY!!! (April 2015)
Our Easter School is already getting booked up! We will be exploring the wonderful world of marmalade sandwiches and the deepest darkest Peru! 7-9th April!!! Please get in touch if you would like your little one to come and join the fun!!!!
Exam Success!!! (Jan 2015)
Congratulations to all of our students who took RAD and NATD examinations just before Christmas. The results are in and WOW! They're outstanding!!! 80% of students attained the top band of marking!!! The proof of the quality of teaching here at the Academy is in the results!!! Thank you also to the dedication of all our supportive parents!
New Year - New Website!
We thought it was time for a fresh look website so we've been busy behind the scenes preparing for the launch of our new online presence!
We would like to wish you all a very Happy, Healthy and Prosperous New Year!!!
Tel. 01773745108 07841755312 Email. ripleyacademy[email protected]