20 October 2021 04:52

Watch our World Ballet Day videos on demand

World Ballet Day returned on Tuesday 19 October as companies across the world celebrated the power of dance. and we were delighted to have taken part again.

Our video is available to watch above and on Facebook and YouTube, featuring a dance warm-up, stories from RAD teachers around the world, Fonteyn finalists, and a coaching session with Darcey Bussell.

See also snippets from BA in Ballet Education class and highlights from a Q&A with Tierney Heap, Genée alumna and Royal Ballet First Soloist on Tik Tok.


Snippets from our first year BA Ballet Education students in action as they train to become dance teachers. Taught by Justine Berry on #WorldBalletDay 🩰 #ballet #balletclass #ProudToBeRAD

♬ Einaudi (I Giorni) – Rahel Senn

Highlight from our Q&A on #WorldBalletDay with @plantbasedballerina, with advice for dancers and Genèe (now The Fonteyn) memories #ballet #dance #advice

♬ original sound – Royal Academy of Dance