The Royal Ballet School’s Healthy Dancer Programme - 2021.04.03
Healthy Dancer Programme
The future of classical ballet healthcare is here.
As one of the world’s greatest centres of excellence for classical ballet training, The Royal Ballet School is committed to creating healthy, strong and resilient young dancers.
Through our world-class Healthy Dancer Programme, we are able to invest in the long-term health of our students, enhancing performance through on-site healthcare support and research from 11 years old. We are also empowering dancers to learn to take charge of their own wellbeing and equipping them for the considerable demands their careers will place on their bodies and minds.
This programme is managed by a dedicated team of 20 healthcare professionals including:
- Healthcare Manager
- Clinical Psychologist
- Rehabilitation Ballet Instructors
- Performance Nutritionists
- Sports Physicians
- Strength and Conditioning coaches
- School Nurses
- Pilates instructors
These Healthcare professionals work hand-in-hand with our artistic team in a fully integrated approach with their continued research and medical insight informing the School’s System of Training.