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Our new term starts on Wednesday 3rd September 2014. We hope you have all had a fantastic summer and very much look forward to seeing you all then. Miss Jo & Team Check out the Autumn Term Timetable
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Easter Fun Day Tuesday 8th April-Dance and Chocolate!

21 children aged 5-10 years enjoyed an action packed day of Dance and Easter Craft, topped off with a very popular Easter Egg hunt! Dancing to One Direction and trying on Tap shoes (and learning some steps) proved very popular.  Games and craft including Easter Cards, Jewellery, Scratch Art and Drawing, topped off with an Easter Egg Hunt ensured lots of happy faces.  Thank you to all those that came for your excellent behaviour. Now it’s Summer School to look forward to when we also get to put on a show at the end of the week. See our Facebook Page for
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Welcome back to classes

We hope you all had a fantastic Christmas and Happy New Year to you all. We are looking forward to an exciting year in 2014. Just a quick reminder that the new term starts on Monday 6th January 2013   We look forward to seeing you then.   Download your Spring timetable & Spring invoice or visit the download section for further downloads.
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Strictly Dance Show 2013-DVD’s available Saturday 14th December at Clyst Heath

Congratulations to everyone on your fantastic performances! We have had some great feedback on Facebook including: “What an amazing show, the students have all worked so hard and put on an amazing feast for the eyes.”   “Both shows amazing!! Well done once again Jo and staff!”   “Was an absolutely amazing show, well done for putting it all on Joanna you did an amazing job and everyone else who helped you”   “. . . thank you for a wonderful evening”
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You can now find us on Facebook

The Joanna Mardon School of Dance is pleased to announce that we now have a Facebook page. Please like us to keep up to date with news and events and we look forward to connecting with you on Facebook, as well as through the website and our email newsletter.
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Student success for Maddie

We are sad to say good-bye to Maddie Jones who has been a student at the Dance School for the last 15 years. Maddie has gained a place at the prestigious Performers College in London. We wish Maddie every success in her future career and look forward to regular updates on her progress.
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Summer School 2013

We had an action packed week of musical theatre and dance during 5th – 9th August 2013. Students  took part in a variety of craft activities including decorating mugs, bead and jewellery craft, sewing, design and art with lots of keepsakes to take home. The students also performed a range of dance styles and entertained family and friends with an end of week performance enjoyed by all. Check out the photos below:    
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RAD Ballet Examination Results – FABULOUS

Congratulations to all pupils for amazing RAD Ballet Examinations results.  All very High Merits and Distinctions.  I am extremely pleased and proud, as you all worked so hard with the new syllabus and these results reflect the dedication and commitment you gave.  You have set a very high standard as the 1st students taking the New Syllabus Grade 2 and 3.  WELL DONE!
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New hoodies available

To celebrate the 20 year Anniversary of the School and the new logo which we introduced with the launch of this website last August, we are launching a new range of ‘hoodies’.  These are available with immediate effect by using the order forms below. Two styles are available either with or without a zip front opening.  Regular hoodies are available in Red, Bright Pink or pale pink with a black logo across the front. Zipped hoodies are available in Red or pale pink and the logo will be on the left breast.  Names can be heat sealed onto the back in the
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RAD Vocational Ballet Exam Congratulations

Congratulations to senior ballet students Eve Dornan, Maddie Jones and Nicole Haizelden who have passed their RAD Intermediate Ballet Examination with merits. This is a notoriously challenging examination and the girls have worked extremely hard to achieve these fantastic results. Well done!
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Ballet Theatre UK

A Christmas Carol We are proud to have been asked to provide the 3 young children for the Exeter and Taunton performances of this National Tour. Congratulations to Eve Pateman, who will play Tiny Tim, alongside Katie Ashcroft and Hope Naldrett who will play the 2 girls. The girls will be performing on Tuesday 6th November 7:30pm at the Barnfield Theatre, Exeter and on Friday 14th December at 7:30pm at the Tacchi-Morris Arts Centre, Taunton. Tickets are available from the Barnfield Theatre, Exeter, telephone 01392 270891 or the Tacchi Morris Arts Centre, Taunton, telephone 01823 414141 or visit www.ballettheatreuk.com
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