CENTRE OF EXCELLENCE
JANNE CARRINGTON Fellow of the Imperial.
A.R.A.D.(Adv). RAD PTS & Mentor
Mrs Janne Carrington, Principal of the
Her career started in ballet with The London Festival Ballet, Vienna State Ballet and then moved on into musical theatre appearing in musicals, television shows, galas, circus, pantomimes throughout the world all too numerous to mention. During her professional career Mrs Carrington won several awards for choreography and directing.
Not content with running her busy academy Mrs Carrington also finds time to fulfil a role as a mentor for students studying the RAD CBTS Teaching Studies, and is a tutor for the ISTD FDI & CDE teaching courses. As if this was not enough, Mrs Carrington takes great pride and delight in examining student teachers for the RAD CBTS course as well as representing the Dorset region on the Regional Advisory Committee for the
The Carrington Hollywood Academy of Dance has gained an enviable reputation locally for the professionalism of its school productions. A summer show is staged over 4 days every other year at a local theatre offering the opportunity for everybody to perform on stage.
The school is also a member of the Western Association of Ballet Schools (WABS); offering another avenue for participation in productions, staged annually at the Pavillion Theatre Bournemouth. WABS hold annual workshops in Ballet, Contemporary, Jazz & Tap and also offer a grant scheme to all dancers who appear in the WABS productions enabling students to attend Summer and Easter courses at Ballet Schools, Performing Arts Colleges. and help with fees for the Royal Ballet Associate courses.
Two teams of children appear in "That'll Be The Day" musical for the yearly summer season at the Pavillion Theatre Bournemouth and the Christmas Shows at the BIC Bournemouth as well as the Salisbury City Hall Theatre.
Summer School is held annually at the Poole studios at the end of July offering an exciting opportunity to study the more diverse aspects of dance and theatre studies culminating in a show at the end of the week.staged at a local Theatre. Senior and Juniors have a wonderful week of dance, drama, singing, make-up and fun!
Total dedication to all students, maximising on their individual abilities ensures each and every one achieves a personal goal, whether dancing just for pleasure, exercise and deportment, or gaining grades for a professional career.
Dance training is a valuable added dimension to children’s development, encouraging self discipline, good posture, musicality, co-ordination and self confidence.
Mrs Carrington extends a warm welcome to all new pupils and hopes the time spent at The
LOCATED IN POOLE DORSET WE HAVE..
Two Fully Equipped Mirrored Dance Studios,
Drama Studio & Changing Rooms