RAD Advanced 2 Classes

9.00am – 10.30am Saturdays
At the New Zealand School of Dance

New Zealand School of Dance classical ballet classes are for female senior students studying the Royal Academy of Dance syllabus. The weekly classes cover RAD Advanced 2. These classes give students the opportunity to learn together in an extra class as they prepare for the RAD Advanced 2 examination.

These classes are intended for students not currently studying full-time at the School.

Males studying at this level should contact Christine Gunn to see if classes are available.

Open Adult Ballet classes are also run at intermediate and senior levels

For more information about Saturday RAD classes please email Christine Gunn or phone (04) 381 9223

Open Contemporary Dance Classes

10.45am – 12.15pm Saturdays
At the New Zealand School of Dance

New Zealand School of Dance open contemporary classes are for senior students (age 15 and over) to learn from leading New Zealand dance artists. These classes give students considering full-time study an opportunity to hone their skills in preparation for the New Zealand School of Dance audition, experience the studios and meet some of the tutors.

These classes are intended for students not currently studying full-time at the School.

For more information about Saturday contemporary classes please email Reception or phone (04) 381 9226

Dance teachers wishing to observe open contemporary classes should email Paula Steeds-Huston, Head of Contemporary Dance


2020 Classes

Term 1

22 February, 29 February,7 March, 14 March, 21 March, 28 March
No RAD Adv 2 class 14 March

Term cost

RAD $72.00 | Contemporary $90.00
Both classes: $162.00
Individual classes $18.00 per class

Fee Concessions for Scholar’s Programme participants

RAD $48.00 | Contemporary $60.00
Both classes: $108.00
Individual classes $12.00 per class

Term 2

2 May, 9 May, 16 May, 23 May, 6 June, 13 June, 20 June, 27 June
No classes Queen’s Birthday 30 May. No RAD Adv 2 class on 27 June

Term cost

RAD $90.00 | Contemporary $126.00
Both classes: $216.00
Individual classes $18.00 per class

Fee Concessions for Scholar’s Programme participants

RAD $60.00 | Contemporary $84.00
Both classes: $144.00
Individual classes $12.00 per class

Term 3

25 July, 1 August, 8 August, 15 August, 22 August, 29 August
5 Sept, 12 Sept, 19 Sept. NOTE: No RAD Adv 2 classes after 15 August

Term cost

RAD $54.00 | Contemporary $144.00
Both classes: $198.00
Individual classes $18.00 per class

Fee Concessions for Scholar’s Programme participants

RAD $36.00 | Contemporary $96.00
Both classes: $132.00
Individual classes $12.00 per class

Term 4

No open classes in Term at this stage. To be confirmed.


Fees are payable by cash/eftpos/credit card at the commencement of each term or each class