Posts by Kezia Jolly

The Nutcracker Workshop – 10th December 2017

Yesterday saw our first snowfall of the winter with three or four inches dropping on Bedfordshire throughout the morning.  Once we had got the logistical problems out of the way, we embraced the snow for it’s Christmassy feeling and launched in to our Nutcracker workshops with the children. We had two workshops throughout the day…

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Best Business Women Awards 2017 – FINALIST

I am absolutely thrilled to have been selected as a finalist in the ‘Best Business Women Awards 2017’ in the ‘Working with children and families’ category.  I am one of 7 finalists from across the country. The winner will be announced in October during a glamorous black tie event. I am VERY excited.   #bbwomenawards2017

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St George’s Day Concert

We were proud to be asked by The Mayor of Ampthill to take part in her St George’s Day Concert on Saturday 22nd April, hosted by Robert Dawes.

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Sleeping Beauty Workshop

On Sunday 5th March we ran a very successful and exciting ballet workshop. The theme was Sleeping Beauty. We learnt about the ballet story and some of the characters, and then prepared a short dance using the Sleeping beauty ballet music. The children had their hair put into a bun and a small amount of…

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New Class: Body Conditioning/Pilates and Pointe Work

Next term we are starting a new class: Body Conditioning/Pilates and Pointe Work – Run by Monica Nicolaides, who is a fully qualified Pilates instructor as well as a fully qualified ballet teacher.   This will be available to all children attending Standard and Grade 4, 5 and 6. This class will be aimed at…

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Summer News 2016

 What an exciting and busy academic year we have had at the ballet school this year! We have had something going every term and lots of successes. During the last year we have held three exams sessions, one each term. This means a total of 90 children have been entered for their ballet exams and…

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