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13 Jul '21
NZ News
13 Jul '21

Fonteyn International Ballet Competition

Congratulations to New Zealander, Alice McArthur, who was announced by RAD's President, Dame Darcey Bussell, as a finalist in The Margot Fonteyn International Ballet Competition.…
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9 Mar '21
NZ News
9 Mar '21

Examiner Recruitment for NZ and Australian residents

The Royal Academy of Dance is looking to recruit examiners to service its worldwide market. This recruitment campaign is open to New Zealand and Australian…
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11 Jan '21
NZ News
11 Jan '21

The Royal Academy of Dance turns 100

Join us as we mark our centenary and hear the story of the RAD, an organisation that has been teaching the world to dance for…
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23 Dec '20
NZ News
23 Dec '20

14+ Dance Scholarship 2020 - Candidates

On Friday 18 December candidates came from all over New Zealand to Wellington to compete for the 14+ Dance Scholarship, Elvira Macrae Award and the…
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23 Dec '20
NZ News
23 Dec '20

14+ Dance Scholarship 2020 - Guest Performances

On Saturday 19 December several guest artists performed at the RAD Centenary Gala event.
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22 Dec '20
NZ News
22 Dec '20

14+ Dance Scholarship 2020 - Winner

The winner of the 14+ Dance Scholarship 2020 worth $7,000 was presented to Asa Waller from Cameron Ballet Academy, Auckland. (Photo: Evan Li)
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10 Jan - 29 Jan '22
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RAD and NZSD Summer School 2022

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