Turning Pointe Dance Studio - Dance School of Excellence



July Examination Results

100% Pass Rate

79% Attained the highest mark of Distinction

10% of those were awarded 90 marks or more out of 100

 Highest Mark 96/100




Eleanor and Emma are just back from lecturing to all board members and teachers of the Professional Teachers of Dancing. It was an honour to be asked to do this, even though it was nerve wrecking!! 

 






























 




Emma Cochrane, Principle of our Kilkeel school was awarded Distinction in her Licientate examination.  

Emma is now a fully qualified examiner for the Professional Teachers of Dancing. 


















Sarah Devlin (left) has been accepted by the Prestigious Ballet West in Scotland to continue her professional training .
Clara McNeill who successfully auditioned for Sleeping Beauty in the Grand Opera House Belfast.
Well done girls, we are so proud.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 



Kathryn Annett (3rd from the left)  who is a past student at our school and is now touring with Ballet West Scotland in their production of Swan Lake. We wish  Kathryn all he best in her upcoming performances.

Kathryn Annett, ( 3rd from the left) another one of our students currently in full time dance training at Ballet West Scotland. Kathryn is also touring the Ballet West production of Swan Lake. We again are so proud and wish everyone well for all their performances.
 
















Robyn Fisher and Catriona Liggett, these girls are also last students of ours. Both girls are touring the Ballet West Production of Swan Lake. We would like to wish the girls all the best for their performances, and we hope they are enjoying  being in full time training. 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Students participate in the Birmingham Royal Ballet workshops held at the Grand Opera House
 
 
 
 
 
 
Kathryn Annett from Kilkeel has successfully auditioned for Ballet West in Scotland. We are delighted for Kathryn and her teacher Emma Cochrane on this wonderful achievement.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Catriona Liggett who has successfully auditioned for Ballet West Scotland.
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PROFESSIONAL TEACHERS OF DANCING EXAMINATIONS
 
We are pleased to announce that all Grade and Vocational Examinations  are now accredited by Ofqual. The society has entered the governments new qualifications framework (QCF) the regulatory authority for Dance.
 
 
 
 
 
 
PRINCIPAL BECOMES NEW PRESIDENT.
 
Eleanor is pleased to announce that she has been elected as the new President of the Professional Teachers of Dance. This is a great honour and privilege
 
 
 
TURNING POINTE IS DELIGHTED TO WELCOME MISS EMMA COCHRANE Bsc as the new principle at the Bracken centre.
 
 
 
BREAKING NEWS -Robyn Fisher a pupil at Turning Pointe gains a place at Full -time ballet school. More details shortly.  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 NEW ADULT TAP CLASS MONDAYS 6.30PM
CONTACT EMMA ON  07540752977
 
 
 
TURNING POINTE WERE ASKED TO PROVIDE A DANCER FOR TELEVISION PRODUCTION
The Twelve Months of Mourne
The school was asked to provide a dancer for filming a UTV production which will highlight poetry by Paul Yates  who also directed the filming at Mourne House.