GAPA Summer School



Monday 16th – Thursday 19th August 2021 at The Hub, Haywards Heath College, Harlands Road


Registration form – click here


Guest Teachers to include –

  • Eliska Bouzkova (Vienna Festival Ballet) – Russian Ballet
  • Isaac Edwards (Bat out of Hell and Starlight Express) – Commercial Jazz
  • Natalie Ayton (Matthew Bourne) – Contemporary
  • Damien Delaney (Billy Elliot) – Musical Theatre

Further classes/guest teachers to be added.


The GAPA Summer School is a wonderful way to keep up the training over the summer holidays and have real fun with friends with a mixture of dance, drama and musical theatre.

GAPA has a track record of attracting high profile teachers from the profession to lead the workshops and classes alongside members of the GAPA faculty.

Previous GAPA summer school teachers;

  • Romany Padjak (Royal Ballet)
  • Ksenia Ovsyanick (English National Ballet)
  • Desiree Ballantyne (English National Ballet)
  • Liam Francis (Rambert Dance Company)
  • John Partridge (BBC Eastenders and West End Star)
  • Sergio Giacomelli (Billy Elliot, Wicked)
  • Stephen Hughes (Aladdin, Bombay Dreams)
  • Matthew Cheney (Top Hat, White Christmas, Singin’ in the Rain)
  • Damien Delaney (Cats, Billy Elliot – children’s coach)














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