Cascade offer students between 8 - 21 years a chance to gain qualifications in Contemporary Dance through the National Association of Teachers of Dancing. Dancers can take grades 1 to 6 and progress onto Inter- Foundation and Intermediate level. Since offering these grades in 2013, Cascade have secured a 100% pass rate for all exams including a 95 % Merit - Distinction grade achievement.
Costs: Each exam is priced per grade by the NATD + Cascade administration fee.
When: Dance exams are usually scheduled at the end of every year or bi-annually. This is at the discretion of Cascade and depends on the students' progress. Exams would be held on either a Saturday or Sunday.
Times: Each exam length can vary from 20 minutes to 1 hour depending on the grade.
Locations: Exams are usually held in the Tunbridge Wells area, depending on venue availability.
Uniform: In preparation for the exam, students must own a black leotard and footless black tights.
To find out more about these grades and exams please contact Ricia Taylor through our contact page