Legat Dance12-17 years
Dicker centre is situated in the rural village of Upper Dicker in the heart of the Sussex countryside, close to the seaside town of Eastbourne. The school is based on a former country estate with grounds extending over 80 acres / 32 hectares and has a unique, homely feel, ideal for teenagers.
Dates & Fees
This intensive 2-week Dance and English course runs from 8 to 21 July 2018 only.
The fully inclusive course fee is £1,425 per week.
For a longer stay, students can do a combination course if they wish (Legat Dance + English Plus).
Age range 12 to 17 yrs. Maximum 250 students per week at Dicker. Limits for each nationality to ensure a good mix.
Legat Students join "English Plus" students for English Skills and then undertake intensive Dance training from 12pm to 5.30pm. There are social events every evening and weekend excursions. All Dance and English lessons, recreational activities and excursions are mandatory. Everything is included in the fee.
17 hours of Dance and 12.5 hours of English per week (see Timetable). English classes have a maximum of 14 students. Weekly progress checks to monitor performance.
6 levels are available from Elementary (A1-A2) to Proficiency (C2). Entry test on first Monday with a speaking, grammar and writing component.
Previous experience of Ballet is essential.
For more helpful information please see our Student Handbook.
Please see our School Rules and Sanctions Poster.
- 1) Improve skills and technique in Ballet and Contemporary Dance
- 2) Improve all language skills in English
- 3) Build confidence to speak English more fluently
- 4) Have a better understanding of the British way of life
- 5) Earn respect for other people and different cultures
- 6) Develop personal and social skills
- 7) Motivate students to continue learning after they leave Bede's