If dance is your passion, then there’s no competition. We’ve got the only course in the region for school leavers, delivered exclusively in partnership with Dance City, so you’ll get to learn from the best and at the best venue in the North East for dance.


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Our Dance Courses

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  • As a college that is focused on giving you the employment edge, you’ll learn the practical, the theory and the professional skills you need to become a versatile professional, able to achieve a long-term career in the industry.
  • You’ll experience an exciting range of dance training, backed by the theoretical knowledge and skills you need to progress to vocational dance school, university or step into the industry.
  • You’ll explore a multitude of disciplines including classical ballet, contemporary, urban, jazz, physical theatre and choreography.
  • You’ll have access to world-class facilities including five studios, a café, meeting rooms and a professional performance space.
  • We’ll provide you with regular opportunities to showcase your work.

Jordan Robson

Jordan studied Level 3 Dance at Gateshead College and was accepted onto the CAT programme by Dance City. He has now secured his dream dancing job with the BalletBoyz.

Read more about Jordan here.


Higher Education at some of the world’s most prestigious dance schools including:

  • Rambert School in London
  • The Royal Academy of Dance (Battersea)
  • Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts
  • Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance
  • Professional tour and show dancers