×

COMING SOON!

FOLLOW US ON TWITTER! @thehammond1

Dance Double Bill Hammond Theatre July 9th-11th - Tickets online or 01244 305362

Former Students' Reunion! Friday 10th July  - Enjoy lunch at 12 and see Dance Double Bill 1.30pm. Tickets £20 01244 305362

PLEASE CLICK HERE FOR FULL DETAILS ON OUR FORTHCOMING EVENT FOR ALUMNAE ON JULY 10TH 2015

Wanted - P/T Teacher of RS starting in September. Closing date 2/7/15. Full details in Information / Job Vacancies

PLEASE CLICK HERE TO SEE THE HAMMOND'S INDEPENDENT SCHOOLS INSPECTORATE INTEGRATED INSPECTION REPORT . Click HERE for term dates 2015-16

 

Dance

DANCE AT THE HAMMOND

PLEASE NOTE - BOTH THE LOWER AND PROFESSIONAL DANCE COURSE APPLICATION FORMS CAN BE FOUND WITHIN THE RELEVANT SECTIONS.

PLEASE CLICK BELOW FOR A SHORT VIDEO OF DANCE AT THE HAMMOND

candy man                    Photography by Caroline Holden


 

AUDITION DATES FOR 2016 ENTRY:

Will be announced here soon.

 

WSS PR DANCE

Follow this link to read The Dancing Times...

http://www.dancing-times.co.uk/dancing-times-store?page=shop.product_details&flypage=flypage.tpl&product_id=890&category_id=32

 

outreach taster

ballet

 

PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINKS BELOW FOR UP TO DATE INFORMATION ON THE BUPA SCHOOLS SCHEME

BUPA SCHOOLS SCHEME

BUPA BALLET NOTICE

BUPA FEES REFUND SCHEME


The Hammond aims to produce a creative and caring environment which encourages artistic, educated and outstanding dancers. Our students are inspired individuals who consistently aim for, and achieve, a high international standard.

Click on the link below to watch this short Video for a flavour of Dance at The Hammond:

 https://vimeo.com/50421382

plymouth town

Dance Training

Dance training is centred around classical ballet and includes jazz, and tap, street and contemporary disciplines.  In the Lower School, Dance classes are integrated with the school timetable and extend until 6pm on weekdays; pupils also attend 3 hours of Dance classes in school on Saturday mornings.  Dance students also receive vocal training and  Drama training as part of their course.

Senior Dance

Senior Dance students choose to follow either of our National Diploma courses validated by Trinity College, in Dance or Musical Theatre.  These level 6 courses lead directly to qualifications suitable for employment in the Performing Arts industry.  With classical Dance as the focus, they offer also training in jazz, tap, street and contemporary disciplines and are supported, as appropriate to the course selected, by classes in Acting, Singing and Integrated Professional studies.  

contemp

Our own teaching staff, who include among their number senior figures from the world of Dance and Musical Theatre, are supplemented by visiting professionals who lead workshops and provide masterclasses.

The programme of Integrated Professional Studies broadens and deepens students' knowledge and understanding of Musical Theatre, Dance and Performance.  This essential theoretical material supports the practical and technical grounding covered in the Diploma and enables students to develop the ability to work confidently and flexibly as professionals.  They become critical independent thinkers with a wide range of transferrable skills and learn to engage effectively in the study, practice and appreciation of performance.

Dancing Times' Review of The Hammond's 2012 summer Dance Production - Dance Triple Bill.


review