The Royal Academy of Dance

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The Royal Academy of Dance (RAD) is one of the world’s most influential dance education organisations. Founded in 1920 to set standards for dance teaching within the UK, today the RAD has a presence in 84 countries, with 36 offices and around 14,000 members worldwide. In 2017, the RAD launched Silver Swans® classes aimed at over-55s and delivered by qualified dance professionals. For more information, visit