Our award-winning competition team is entry by invite/audition only. We are now taking new students for the next season with classes starting over the summer. Our competition team take part in dance & performing arts festivals, dance competitions & conventions, youth platforms and our bi-annual show. Find out more below about the types of teams we run, and opportunities we take part in.
Head to the AUDITION page to sign up for our upcoming auditions on Sat 18 July, or email for more info.
Our jazz-based troupes are named after iconic pioneers of jazz dance. We have five troupes: Primus, Robbins, Dunham, Cole & Fosse. Dancers work on all modern-styles including jazz, modern, lyrical and as they get older, contemporary.
Our elite team is for exceptional dancers, and those who show the most dedication and passion for dance. The team work on jazz/lyrical/contemporary styles and is for intermediate to senior dancers aged 12-18.
Our principal Miss Jackie selects student who show ballet promise to be part of our classical groups for Festivals & Competitions. Dancers rehearse weekly on Saturday mornings and benefit from extra ballet coaching.
BDC Youth is our contemporary youth company for pre-vocational dancers aged 14+ run as an associate company to the school. Dancers focus on contemporary dance and create choreography for film & local performances, all whilst developing their individual artistry.
Our Street Crews rehearse weekly with professional dancer Alice Rhodes who had an incredible career working with artists such as Pharrel & Rhianna, as well as with professional hiphop dance company Boy Blue Ent. Our auditioned crews, explore styles such as hiphop, street, commercial & heels and work towards competitions and performances.
A snapshot of the types of events you can find our competition team performing at each year. Dancers will also compete with solos, duets and trios.