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Charitable Involvement

Graham School of Dance is delighted to support the local and wider community by performing at local Hertfordshire and Essex primary and secondary schools, supporting PTA events and also the Bishop’s Stortford carnival. Dance pupils perform at local school fetes and have danced in aid of the The Alzheimer's Society and the hospital work of Great Ormond Street Children’s Hospital. charities.

Graham School of Dance at the Helen Rollason Charity Hair & Fashion Catwalk Event held at Leventhorpe School

THANK YOU and well done…. to those who performed at the Helen Rollason Charity Hair & Fashion Catwalk Event held at Leventhorpe School in July. Once again the two Street Crews stunned the audience as well as a number of pupils (and Miss Spendlove!) modelling some of the clothes.  The event raised over £3000.

Graham School of Dance has also supported a number of other charities in recent years....

..... Graham School of Dance dancers  performed at the Charity Ball  organised by The Laughter Specialists, who visit hospices, special needs centres, hospitals and other caring situations, bringing a world of colour, music, magic and laughter. Dancers also  performed group and solo pieces in support of this Charity at The Barn Theatre, Little Easton Manor. Money raised funded visits to Broomfield Hospital, Chelmsford, Edith Borthwick School, Bocking, and other special needs groups in Saffron Walden;

Graham School of Dance & Theatre Arts Summer Show..... Graham School of Dance dancers performed specially choreographed routines as well as solos and duets at a Masquerade Ball in aid of The Alzheimer’s Society, held near Bishop's Stortford;

....... Graham School of Dance parents and friends also regulalry raise money through  'Good Luck' messages in the biannual Graham School of Dance Show programmes;  

..... At the African evening at Rhodes,  Graham School of Dance was delighted to support the Rhodes Arts Complex and Andy Graham’s The Longest Story in the World by performing at their fund raising Charity Gala Concert. Proceeds enabled teachers to be trained and creative projects to be set up in both Gambia and Rwanda.

Charitable events and shows from Graham School of Dance

Ruislip Drama Festival - Congratulations everyone!

Well well done to all who took part in the Drama Festival... 1st 89%! Amelie A-Solo Acting; ... 1st 88%!- Isabelle Hy - Verse Speaking; ... 1st 88%!-Amelie A-Verse Speaking ; ... 1st!-Mia Rose-Verse Speaking; ...2nd!-Olivia SJ-Verse Speaking; ...3rd!- Mimi EL-Solo Acting; 3rd!-Olivia SJ-Solo Acting; 4th!- Eleanor S-L -Verse Speaking

Ruislip Drama Festival - Congratulations everyone!
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Congratulations to all for our Cups from Richmond Festival - a wonderful end to the Festival!

What a fantastic last day to the Festival... and results too... including: 1st!- 90 Marks!! - Flash Bang Wallop-Senior Song & Dance Group ...1st - 89 Marks! - Isabel B & Rachel W - Song & Dance Duet ... 1st!- 89 Marks!- Olivia D - Song & Dance Solo ...

Congratulations to all for our Cups from Richmond Festival - a wonderful end to the Festival!
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Richmond Festival Day 5..and CONGRATULATIONS to GSD 'Young Dancer of the Year' nominees - and to Ellie for attaining 3rd place!

Many congratulations to Georgina, Ellie W and Elizabeth for being nominated to perform in the 2017 'Young Dancer of the Year' competition... and for Ellie for her 3rd place.... This was on top of another FAB day of results: 1st-89%! - Amelie, Song & Dance Solo ... 1st!-Eleanor K, Character Solo ... 2nd-89%! Taken, Senior Character Group ... 2nd-89%! Les Debutantes, Inter Stylised Ballet Group ...

Richmond Festival Day 5..and CONGRATULATIONS to GSD 'Young Dancer of the Year' nominees - and to Ellie for attaining 3rd place!
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Richmond Festival Days 3 and 4 - WOW - go GSD!

More fabulous results .... 1st-89%! -Sing,Sing,Sing - Intermediate Tap Group ... 1st-90%! - Tiami, Elizabeth, Ellie W & Georgina, Modern Ballet Quartet ...1st-89%! Ellie W & Georgina, Contemporary Duet ... 1st-89%! All That Jazz -Senior Tap Group ...1st-89%! Georgina - Contemporary Solo ...1st-90%! Georgina -Lyrical Modern Solo ...1st-88% Georgina - Tap Solo ...1st! Florrie -Contemporary Solo ...1st! Hannah Ph & Amelie - Character Duet ...

Richmond Festival Days 3 and 4 - WOW - go GSD!
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Fantastic start to GSD performers at Richmond Festival Days 1 & 2!

Congratulations to everyone! Results as follows... Days 1 & 2: ...1st (90 %!) 'Flight of Birds',Senior Contemporary group ... 1st (89%!) Delilah, Song & Dance solo ... 1st (88%!) Rosanna, Modern solo ... 1st (90%) Georgina C, Modern Solo ... 1st (90%!) Ellie W, Song & Dance Solo ... 1st (89%) Amelie, Tap Solo ... 1st (88%) Mimi & Delilah, Song & Dance Duet ...

Fantastic start to GSD performers at Richmond Festival Days 1 & 2!
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