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Previous Events 2015:

RJL Pantomime (Musical Theatre & Show Dance classes) - February 15
Plaza Theatre Productions - Junior show 1st March & Senior show 27th & 28th June
RAD Exams - July
ISTD Exams
IDTA Exams


Buxton Opera House Pantomime (RJL girls in show!)
RAD exams  - November 14

RAD Vocational exams -  1st July 14
Huge congratulations to Gemma Hope (aged 12) who gained a distinction and Eleanor Bristow (aged 14) who gained a merit in their RAD Intermediate Foundation Ballet exam!

'Stars For Tonight' Palace Theatre Manchester Show - 5th July 14
Incredibly proud of our super talented girls who performed in this show at the Palace Theatre in Manchester!

English Youth Ballet - 'Coppelia' - 13th &14th June 14
RJL pupils Gemma Hope and Libby Watson danced beautifully in this professional production with the English Youth Ballet. So proud of you both!

Musical Theatre Show - 4th May 14
A fantastic show by our very talented musical theatre and show dance pupils!

ISTD Modern Exams - July 3rd & 4th 14
High marks all round once again! Results will be given out in September.

RAD Ballet Exams - 26th & 27th June 14
Amazing results! Our highest marks to date! results will be given out in September.

IDTA Street, Hip-Hop, Ballet, Tap & Modern Jazz Exams - 16th March
A very busy day of exams with great results!


RAD Ballet Exams - November 17th
Well done everyone for great results!

Theatre & Dance Summer School - 5th - 9th August
A fun filled week with super performances in the end of week showcase!

Plaza Theatre Productions
Sunday 21st April - 'Zip-A-Dee-Doo-Dah' show
Saturday 27th & Sunday 28th April - 'Don't Stop Me Now' show

What fantastic performances our students gave! We are extremely proud of each and everyone of you for putting on outstanding shows! Thank you to everyone for all their hardwork and effort both on stage and back stage.


Peter Pan Pantomime at Buxton Opera House - December 12 - January 13
Congratulations to RJL students 'Alexandra Johnstone' and 'Eleanor Bristow' for performing a professional pantomime! You were both fabulous and made your teachers very proud!

RAD Ballet Examinations - 24th November
Well done to the Grade 2's who took their exam. That was the last session for the old syllabus to be examined, now we start the new grade 3 work!

Theatre & Dance Summer School - 30th July - 3rd August
Another great week with a fabulous show at the end for the parents.

Musical Theatre Show - Sunday 1st July
A fantastic performance at The Forum Theatre by our very talented Musical Theatre students.

12th & 13th July - ISTD Modern Examinations
Amazing results! Well done to 35 distinctions, 19 merits and 1 pass! A special well done to our Primary class as all 10 of them received distinctions. Also to Chloe Hanson who received 95%! Very proud of you all!

RAD Ballet Examinations21st & 22nd June
A busy exam session with great results once again, well done!

UKCA Cheerleading competition - 13th May
Well done to team RJL Cheerleaders for all their hard work! 'We are proud of you, say we are proud of you!'

IDTA Examinations (all genres) - 24th & 25th March
A full two days of exams in all genres. 100% pass rate once again!


IDTA examinations - 24th & 25th March
Fab results everyone!

'A Night of Musicals' Plaza Theatre - Saturday 8th October

Our school only was selected to provide children to perform with professional singers as part of their show! We had 22 students take part and what a wonderful performance they gave!!

English Youth Ballet's performance of 'Giselle' - 9th & 10th November
RJL students: Emily Gaskin, Gemma Hope and Joel Wilding all successfully auditioned and were offered places in the Ballet. They all performed beautifully and made Miss Becky very proud!

RAD Ballet Exams - 17th November
A great day of exams, with great results! 

Snow White Pantomime - Buxton Opera House 10th December -1st January
Well done to students Eleanor Bristow, Martha Burwood and Hollie Burwood who successfully auditioned and were offered a place in the pantomime. As Miss Becky's baby was due she didn't get to watch this show, but was told how fantastic everyone performed!

Theatre & Dance Summer School - Monday 1st - Friday 5th August 11
Another fun filled week! The children had many new dance styles to try including 'Bollywood' and '70's Disco' this year! Well done everyone.

Hazel Grove Carnival - 10th July 11
A fantastic day was had by all. Great costumes, fun parade, and fabulous demonstrations by all our groups! Everyone had lots of fun... well done!

RAD Ballet Exams - Saturday 25th June 11
We held a small exam session in June. Fabulous results once again... the standard of our students just keeps getting higher and higher! So proud of you all as always x

Plaza Theatre Productions:
'It's a Small World' - Sunday 27th March 2011
'Don't Stop Believing' - Saturday 2nd & Sunday 3rd April 2011

WOW!! You did it everyone!! What great performances from all the children and adults at RJL! Two fantastic shows, four performances - the best yet!! WELL DONE, very proud of each and everyone of you!

Drama Show - 13th February 2011 
Great performances once again from our Drama classes, well done to you all!


Theatre & Dance Summer Schools - August 2010
Two fun weeks were had by all! Dance, drama, singing, musical theatre, hair and make-up to name a few of the workshops. Thank you to all RJL teachers and guest teachers for making the week so enjoyable. Also well done to all the children for working so hard!

Hazel Grove Carnival Demonstration - Saturday 10th July 2010
Another great year at the carnival. Costumes looked fab, and dance demonstrations were very strong and clean. A huge congratulations to everyone who took part!

IDTA Examinations - Saturday 19th & Sunday 20th June 2010
Well done to everyone who took their exam/s! 100% pass rate once again with fantastic high marks. RJL teachers are so proud of all their students who worked very hard!!

Drama & Musical Theatre Show - Sunday 25th April 2010.
Another great performance from our Drama classes. The students from the new Musical Theatre class should be really proud of themselves for their first theatre performance, it was superb! Well done and thank you to Miss Lara for putting the whole thing together!

RAD Ballet Examinations - Saturday 6th March 2010.
Well done to everyone who took their Ballet examinations. You have work really hard practicing for these examinations, and should all be very proud of yourselves! Results have arrived and are fantastic... especially the Primary class who achieved 1 merit, and 11 distinctions! Amelia McAndrew scored extremely high with 92%, very well done!