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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 all the Seniorse who performed at the 2017 Essex and Herts Air Ambulance May Ball .... the audience were stunned by the fantastic dancing!

We were also proud to be involved in the  Helen Rollason Charity Hair & Fashion Catwalk Event held at Leventhorpe School in 2016. 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

Bag packing at Sainsbury's - thank you to Sainsbury's, their customers and GSD dancers!

A great day was had by all when the Graham School of Dance & Theatre Arts girls and boys spent the day helping shoppers pack their bags. Thank you so much to Sainsbury’s for allowing the children to help and raise funds to get them all to Dance World Cup as part of Team England in Braga, Portugal... and a huge thank you to the generous Sainsbury shoppers! #teamengland #dancers#grahamschoolofdance #Portugal #dwc_uk_team #Sainsburys #DWC

Bag packing at Sainsbury's - thank you to Sainsbury's, their customers and GSD dancers!
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Strictly's Neil Jones is coming to GSD - exciting new Urban Ballroom workshop!

Our latest workshop on Friday 12 April combines Cha Cha, Samba, Rumba and Jive with a flavour of Street dance - a new fresh look to Latin American dancing - how exciting .... and how lucky are the participants to have Neil Jones coming to teach... book up fast everyone as this is sure to be a sell out!

Strictly's Neil Jones is coming to GSD - exciting new Urban Ballroom workshop!
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HUGE congratulations to our FLORRIE at the ISTD Bursary Awards 2019!

We're so proud to announce that Florrie has just become this year’s runner up at the ISTD Bursary Awards in the Senior section after representing the Tap Faculty in this national ISTD competition…what a PHENOMENAL achievement - we’re all so thrilled for you and your teachers!

HUGE congratulations to our  FLORRIE at the ISTD Bursary Awards 2019!
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Dance World Cup 2019 - Dance off at Pineapple success!

💫🎉🌟🎉💫🎉Woohoo! We are DELIGHTED to say that after the live auditions at Pineapple 🍍 the following students are through to dance at the Finals of the Dance World Cup 2019!! Congratulations!! 🌟💫🌟Amelie & Talitha - Song & Dance Duet! 🌟💫🌟Daisy Des, Olivia D & Ellie Ta - Showcase Trio!

Dance World Cup 2019  - Dance off at Pineapple success!
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How exciting - Ballet group through to Finals of the Dance World Cup 2019!

🌟🌟🌟🌟🌟🌟 We are thrilled to announce that we have our small Ballet Group in the Children’s section through to the Dance World Cup Finals 2019 🌎 in Portugal 2019! 🌟🌟🌟🌟🌟🌟

How exciting - Ballet group through to Finals of the Dance World Cup 2019!
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