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Highland Tea 2017

Please note the change of date for this year’s Highland Tea — June 4 from 2-4pm at CCBCC

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How to be an A+ Dance Student!

Teachers will be the first to tell you that it takes more than just talent to be a great dancer. It goes without saying that you need to work hard in your dance classes, too. However, did you know that

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Practice Tips

Practice Tips Every good dancer knows that regular practice is a must, but did you know that careless practice can actually make you worse? Before you tell your parent or your teacher that you have decided not to practice, think

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Medal Tests

Medal Tests & Examinations The Beaumont School of Highland Dance provides students with the opportunity to take Highland, National and Theory exams each year through the Scottish Dance Teachers Alliance (SDTA). Each year students in the school participate in exams

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What is Highland Dance?

Highland dance is where dancers of all ages have the opportunity to make friends, travel far & wide to competitions, listen to great music, experience the thrill of competition and performance and build strength and endurance. Highland dancing is a

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The Importance of Practicing

Why practice Highland Dancing? Highland dancing is a very precise dance form. Without practice, a dancer cannot achieve the ideal speed and technique necessary to execute harder steps. How long should my child practice? Even small amounts of daily practice

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Why do I want my child to compete?

Why Competition? The Beaumont School of Highland Dance is a competitive school. We encourage our students to take part in competitions and challenge themselves to continually improve and reap the personal rewards that come with healthy competition. Plan vacation, visit

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  • “If you listen closely to the piper, you can hear the words of the dance!” – 3 year old dance student
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