Sharon Kennard School of Dance offers classes in MAIDSTONE for 2 1/2 year olds up to adults in the following subjects; Ballet, Tap, Modern Jazz, Disco and Cheerleading. All classes are held at FANT COMMUNITY HALL.
Exams can be taken through the recognised examination board I.D.T.A in, Ballet, Tap, Modern Jazz and Disco. Exams are held annually, all students are encouraged to take the exams but it is not compulsory.
The students have been taking exams since 2001 and Sharon is very proud to say "We have had a 100% pass rate each year - Well Done to Everyone" Infact in their last set of exams 97% of exams taken passed with Honours or Distincton.
Sharon Kennard School of Dance also holds there own annual show "It's Show Time" which the entire school take part in.
The children have also performed at many School Fetes and extravaganzas in and around Maidstone usually during the summer months.
Several children have successfully auditioned for Pantomime's held at the Hazlitt Theatre in Maidstone and at the Central Theatre in Chatham since 2002, performing along side stars such as Joe Swash (Eastenders & Winner of I'm a Celebrity) Shane Lynch (Boyzone) Phil Gallagher (CBeebies Mister Maker) Bobby Davro (Comedian) Lloyd Warbey (Disney's Art Attack) and Dani Harmer (Tracy Beaker)
Since 2004 Students have been fortunate enough to perform at Her Majesty's Theatre in the West End of London - home to Phantom of the Opera! the Shaftesbury Theatre in the West End of London - home to shows such as Fame and Hairspray starring Michael ball! Disneyland Paris!! Performing on the Fantasyland Festival stage, and of course our very own Hazlitt Theatre here in Maidstone.
Students have been nominated for Freestyle Scholorship awards, where one student was one of 208 dancers in the South East chosen from 5000 to be nominated.
As you can see this is a young, energetic, friendly and supportive School to past present and future pupils.
Both Sharon and her students are looking forward to many more exciting new projects in years to come!
If you have any enquiries or would like more details, please contact us