Shawbrook Summer School

For over 30 years Shawbrook's week-long residential dance courses have been honing students skills in Ballet, Jazz, Aerial, Contemporary, Choreography and Theatre Craft. Our tutors are professionals in the world of dance both at home and abroad. Shawbrook Summer School is unique as it offers on-site accommodation on a beautiful idyllic 18th century farmhouse with surrounding woodlands of oak, ash and beech trees. 

Summer School

BOOKING from January 2018

Week One  Junior Summer Camp

July 4 - 7 Wednesday - Saturday
Mentors: Anica Louw with Ciara Lynch
Ages 10-12  (Day pupil option available for ages 9/10yrs)
Minimum standard: RAD Grade 3


Week Two

July 8 - 14
Mentors: Lorene Legrenade & Melanie Quevedo
Ages 13-16
Minimum Grade 5 / Inter Foundation


Week Three

July 15 - 21
Mentors: Sarah Kronawittleier & Faye Lukas
Ages 13-16
Min standard Intermediate



An intensive summer training programme for ages 16+, vocational, pre- professionals and professional dancers. Brook Dance Dates 2018: 

2017 tutors were:

Zak Nemorin, Diarmaid O'Meara, Alex Simpkins, Susan Kempster, Mbulelo Ndameni, Yami "Rowdy" Lofvenberg. Brook Dance Mentors were Maya M. Carroll & Marguerite Donlon

2016 Tutors were: 

Margueritte Donlon, Kathlyn Pope, Lorene Lagrenade & Jorge Soler (members of Donlon Dance Collective), Alex Simpkins & Annamari Keskinen & Tebby W. T. Ramasike was the mentor for Brook Dance 2016