Studying dance will develop your skills in technique and movement, offer an in-depth understanding of the dance industry and its historical story, plus create the potential to achieve excellence in a range of professional entertainment careers.

Based near to the West End and with access to conservatoire-level tuition in dance, acting and singing, you will learn to become strong, inspired and disciplined in performance.

Urdang boasts a modern outlook, dynamic atmosphere and inspiring backdrop, making the academy an energising and contemporary place to gain highly valued skills.

Set in an inclusive and diverse environment with exposure to the industry and high production values, studying here will give you the versatile and adaptable mindset to succeed.

Discover our Department of Performing Arts which has state of the art facilities.

Career perspectives

Our dance programmes will equip you to become a confident, adaptable and highly skilled performer in the professional entertainment industry.

You’ll join a highly reputable dance academy with conservatoire-style training, spacious studios and well-equipped facilities in the vibrant heart of London, in the centre of the action. Explore all aspects of dance including developing technique, contextual knowledge and performance training to make you the most versatile dancer for the current industry.

Your BA (Hons) Professional Dance and Musical Theatre course is a vocational degree to increase your employability and give you greater flexibility in your future career.

Past graduates have gone on to roles worldwide from the West End and Broadway to supporting global artists and shows such as Children in Need, Britain’s Got Talent and The X Factor.

Studying dance at City you will have access to current industry directors, musical directors, choreographers and production. It is a venue of choice for a wealth of production companies who regularly use it to hold professional castings and rehearsals.

As a final year student, you will receive a high-quality showreel, get access to agents and perform for top theatrical agents and casting directors, setting you up for a successful career.

Why study Dance at City?