Our Artistic Director Ms. Yan is currently in Beijing completing a 3 month intensive Royal Academy of Dance program – Professional Dancers’ Teaching Diploma. Only those who have experience in professional dance companies are eligible to apply. Her cohort includes professional dancers from Shanghai Ballet Co., National Ballet Co. of China (Beijing), Birmingham Royal Ballet Co. and more. Other students include an examiner from the Beijing Academy of Dance and principals from multiple ballet schools in China. On completion in October, YBA will be able to hold RAD exams.