New award chance for young dancers

Legat School of Dance
Legat School of Dance

A new dance scholarship is being set up at Bede’s Senior School.

The Dame Beryl Grey Scholarship gives the opportunity for a local dance student to attend the Legat vocational dance programme at the school and is open to dancers aged 13 for entry into the school Year 9 in September 2013.

It will be awarded at an audition to be held at Bede’s Senior School on Saturday March 2 at 2pm. The audition will be adjudicated by Dame Beryl and Elaine Holland, director of the Legat School of Dance.

Dame Beryl is honorary life president of the Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing and vice president of the Royal Academy of Dance.

Entrance to the audition is by pre-registration only by emailing