Stories

Here you can hear stories from current and previous CAT students. Want to share your CAT story? Contact Us
Moses Ward
27 February 2017
Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance, Centre for Advanced Training
I am in my final year on the Trinity Laban CAT programme, having joined the programme in 2014 when I was in Year …
Nya Bardouille
10 January 2017
The Place, Centre for Advanced Training
I am currently in my final year on CAT and studying my A Levels – Chemistry, Biology and Economics and have applied …
Dan Baines
10 January 2017
YDA, Swindon Dance Centre for Advanced Training, Swindon Contemporary and Urban programmes
My name is Dan Baines and I am 17 years old. I am now in my fourth year on the contemporary programme with the …
Martha Gosnold
10 January 2017
Northern School of Contemporary Dance, Centre for Advanced Training
I started at my local dance school attending Tap, Ballet, Jazz and Drama classes until I was 14, at which point I …
Tim Dutson
10 January 2017
Academy of Northern Ballet
Tim’s raw talent for dance was spotted in 2007 when the Northern Ballet conducted an Introduction to Ballet …
Joseph Delaney
10 January 2017
The Lowry, Centre for Advanced Training
After completing my three years training in Leeds at Northern School of Contemporary Dance, I was very fortunate to …
Vidya Patel
10 January 2017
DanceXchange Centre for Advanced Training Dance Generation & Yuva Gati
My name is Vidya Patel, I am a Kathak dancer and an alumnus of Centre of Advanced Training at Birmingham …
Will Starling
10 January 2017
DanceEast Centre for Advanced Training
I had always wanted to dance but it had just been part of the long list of things I asked my parents if I could do, …
Carla Melaco
10 January 2017
Dance City Centre for Advanced Training
As a hobby, I’ve danced, sung, acted and generally performed since I was young. My Saturday afternoons were …