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The Royal Academy of Dance Turkey

Welcome to the Royal Academy of Dance in Turkey.

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The Royal Academy of Dance promotes knowledge, understanding and practice of dance internationally. We seek to accomplish our mission through promoting dance, educating and training students and teachers and providing examinations to reward achievement.

With over 13,000 members’ spread across 89 countries, the RAD has a global community of dance teachers, students and aspiring dancers of all ages and is one of the most influential dance education and training organisations in the world.

The Academy’s patron is HM Queen Elizabeth II. RAD Membership supports the advancement of dance and includes professional dancers, students, teachers, benefactors and friends.

Established in 1920, to improve standards and re-invigorate dance training initially within the UK, the Academy helps and encourages its teachers to perfect their teaching skills and pass on this knowledge to their students.

There are currently over 1,000 students in full-time or part-time teacher training programmes with the Academy and each year, the examination syllabus is taught to more than a quarter of a million students worldwide.

The Academy maintains close links with all those involved in the industry, at every level. From the internationally recognised ‘Faculty of Education’ degree programmes to those younger students participating in our summer schools. At whatever age or stage, anyone with an appreciation classical ballet through to street dance is able to participate in the work of the Academy.

Contact Details

Here is the address and contact details for Turkey and for our head office in the UK.



Buyukdere Caddesi Maya Akar Centre
No: 100 – 102 Kat: 5
Postcode: 34394
Esentepe – Istanbul  Turkey


e: idil.bulut@britishcouncil.org.tr
t: +90 (0) 212 355 5610
f: +90 (0) 212 355 5658



Royal Academy of Dance
36 Battersea Square
London, SW11 3RA
United Kingdom


Tel: +44 (0)20 7326 8000
Fax: +44 (0)20 7924 3129
Email: info@rad.org.uk