Jun 13

Another new Corporate Sponsor School Member

We are very pleased to welcome another Corporate Member into The Chelmsford Ballet Company fold.

The Central School of Dance & Drama was founded in 1987 and was awarded Approved Centre status in 2003.

Situated in the centre of Brentwood, Essex, the school offers a wide variety of subjects in the field of dance and drama. Many of their students, past and present, have danced, or currently dance with The Chelmsford Ballet Company.

Hazel Smith R.A.D Dip A.I.S.T.D CDE Director
Hazel trained at Bush Davies School under the guidance of Joyce Percy before studying contemporary at the Laban Centre.
After completing her teaching qualifications and Diploma with the Royal Academy of Dance, London, she founded Miss Hazel’s School of Dance in 1987.
In 1991 she joined partnership with Nicola Baines to form the Central School of Dance & Drama.
Nicola Baines LISTD, Director
Nicola started dancing at Bush Davies School in Romford. When Bush Davies closed, she continued her training under the expert guidance of Laura Faulkner, Gill Hembrey and Francesca Lovell at the Faulkner Hembrey School of Dance, before completing her training at the Arts Educational in London.

We look forward to a long and fruitful relationship. Welcome aboard.

Central School of Dance & Drama, Brentwood