Intensive Mentored Dance Programme

– would you like to spend an intensive period dance training with great professional teachers?

Courses available when Danceworks studios re-open. 

Please email [email protected] for more information about the course.


Whether you are a complete beginner, an enthusiastic amateur or a pre-professional dancer, you can join this programme personalised to your needs at any time.

A sister programme of our International Dance Visa Programme, this IDMP programme will suit men and women of any age or ability and is accredited by the British Accreditation Council.

Your personalised programme can last from two weeks to six months. Once we know your goals, we will appoint a professional dance mentor who will work with you to create a schedule of private and open classes to ensure you achieve your ambitions in dance.

This Intensive Mentored Dance Programme has been crafted based on 35 years of experience to facilitate your training and development in our friendly and supportive studios. We have a superb range of classes every day and an unparalleled faculty of industry professionals. The programme accepts applications from dancers aged 18 and over at all levels of skill and training and we offer most dance styles and we are particularly renowned for our excellence in Ballet and Contemporary.

If you are interested and would like to discuss the programme further, please email [email protected].

Danceworks is accredited by the British Accreditation Council for Independent Further and Higher Education as a Short Course Provider.

The intensive mentored dance programme was an incredible experience and I will always be so thankful to the entire Danceworks team! My dream just came true and I feel that it was the experience of a lifetime.


Danceworks is so friendly, they’re really welcoming. Whatever level you’re at they can definitely tailor make a mentored programme to fit your needs


Frequently Asked Questions

Why should I choose Danceworks Intensive Mentored Dance Programme?

Since 1982, Danceworks has been providing a friendly and inclusive environment for all forms of dance and fitness of the highest quality.

Danceworks attracts renowned teachers from across the UK and internationally, with a wealth of experience and teaching expertise. Many are working professionals in the dance and entertainment industry We also hold regular Masterclasses and Workshops taught by top companies, dancers and choreographers.

We are located in the centre of London, providing the opportunity for our participant’s to experience all that city life has to offer, whilst being in one of the dance capital’s of the world.

Do I need to have previous dance experience?

No you do not need to have any experience with dance. We will tailor the programme to your level and have a variety of beginners classes which you can take as part of the programme.

Please let us know your level on application and we will propose a schedule of classes for you.

Do I need to be from the EU to apply for this programme?

No, non EU and British citizens are also very welcome to join the Danceworks for an Intensive Dance programme but you’ll need to join the International Dance Visa Programme if you need a Visa.

What about housing and insurance?

Please check our Useful Information page, for all the details regarding housing and insurance.

Can I extend the programme once I started?

The programme can be extended at any time.

Are scholarships available for the IMDP?

Unfortunately we are unable to offer any scholarships on the programme.

I cannot speak English, am I still able to attend?

Yes, we can arrange interpreters for an additional fee.

Also, if you would like to take English lessons alongside your dance studies, we can recommend local language schools in the area.