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Batterie, Pointe & Pirouette

03-05 June 2022

Tania Fairbairn returns to Casa de Balet for three Masterclasses in the development of batterie in ballet techique,  pointe technique and pirouette technique in classical ballet.  


Tania Fairbairn

Member of the CID International Dance Council

B.Phil (Hons), Dip.RBS (TTC), ARAD, AISTD (CB)

Tania trained at the Arts Education School, Tring, and the Royal Ballet School teacher training course under Valerie Adams.


She danced with the Scottish Ballet, Northern Ballet and Alexander Roy's London Ballet Theater before entering the West End musicals where she danced on On Your Toes, 42nd Street and The Phantom of the Opera.

Tania has been teaching at the Royal Ballet School since 1994. In 2001, she was part of the Royal Lodge Ballet School's White Lodge teaching staff by 2020.  She currently continues to work with The Royal Ballet School as a freelance teacher.


She choreographed for numerous end-of-year performances at the Royal Opera House. She has been actively involved in rehearsing for Royal Ballet productions.
He taught for many years in the Royal Ballet School's associate program, intensive courses and continues as a mentor for teacher training.

Tania earned a BPhil (Hons) in Dance and Contextual Studies from Durham University through the Royal Academy of Dance in 2002.

She choreographed the character dances for Christopher Gable 's Swan Lake show for the 1994 Northern Ballet.


He taught pedagogy and character dance for Central School of Ballet's Senior School.

As a freelance teacher, he has taught at the Arts Educational School, Chiswick, BBO Concourses, Cecchetti Society and the Royal Academy of Dance.

Tania teaches internationally in Japan, the Hungarian Dance Academy, Budapest and now teaches regularly in classes throughout Italy. He recently studied at the Yorke Dance Project.


The masterclass is aimed at young students over the age of 9.

The duration of a course is 2 hours.

You can sign up by completing  online registration form .


€ 30 / course Group 1

€ 35 / course Groups 2 and 3


  • Full payment or a 30% deposit ensures the reservation of a group seat.

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