Marlene’s School of Dancing receive outstanding results in latest graded examinations

PUBLISHED: 10:39 23 March 2018 | UPDATED: 10:40 23 March 2018

BDO 1st place winners

BDO 1st place winners

There appears to be no end to the continued success at local dance school Marlene’s School of Dancing as the students all achieve Distinction in their latest set of graded exams.

Since their latest show ‘Let’s Dance’ at the pavilion theatre the school has been assiduous with events in all subjects on offer at the school.

In December the girls qualified for BDO’s National Streetdance Championships held at the tower ballroom in Blackpool after winning first place with their crew ‘Lost Talent’.

This has been the third consecutive year the school was placed 1st.

Successful Examinations take place at the school every 4 months.

Marlene’s faculty are qualified to the highest teaching qualification, which allows students to be entered at the school to Advanced 2 level, the highest performance exam, in all subjects.

Examinations in the summer saw Macy James and Jasmine Hume nominated by the examiner for IDTA Theatre Scholarships for their outstanding mark in Grade 4 Modern Jazz.

The scholarships held yearly in Manchester include 500 nominations from over 75000 students that are entered for exams across the world.

With the latest examinations entry the school has achieved further outstanding results.

Grade 1 Ballet entries passed with 2 Merits and 8 Distinctions.

All Grade 5 ballet students achieved Distinction and all Advanced 1 Ballet achieved Distinction with marks from 85-94.

Along with the results the school has had further IDTA Theatre Scholarship nominations for Jasmine Hume (93) Macy James (94) for their Grade 5 and Mimi Keogh (93) for Advanced 1.

The students are already in preparations for their next set of exams whilst running show preparations for their next showcase which takes place at the Auden Theatre on Saturday 2nd June.

Tickets will go on sale soon at the box office.

Do not miss the opportunity to see the talent this school has on offer.

Well done to all students at Marlene’s School of Dancing!

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