We are still accepting applications for the BA (Hons) Contemporary Dance course in 2017/18


Prepare for the professional world

Emily Rutherwood

Hear from dance student Emily Rutherwood >>


Study a range of contemporary techniques along with Classical Ballet as part of your daily technique training

Two dancers

More about the BA (Hons) in Contemporary Dance >>


The award-winning Laban Building was designed specifically for dance with 13 large studios, a pilates studio and a 300 seat theatre where you get the opportunity to perform several times a year

Laban Building

Read more about the building and facilities at our Faculty of Dance


Mock auditions take place in 3rd year, where companies such as Company Wayne McGregor, DV8 and Hofesh come in to provide audition experience

Mock auditions


Choreographers Lea Anderson, Sir Matthew Bourne and Joss Arnott all studied at Trinity Laban

Lea Anderson and Sir Matthew Bourne


Grow in technique, and creative and choreographic practice, and learn about the analytical side of dance

Inge Ingebretsen

Read how Irene Ingebretsen experienced studying at TL >>


You're taught by teachers with experience and knowledge from having performed in some of the UK's best contemporary dance companies

Fernanda Prata and Gary Lambert

Fernanda Prata and Gary Lambert


Follow alumnus Sebastian Abarbanell's journey from studying...

Sebastian Abarbanell

Read about his study experience >>


... to after Trinity Laban

Sebastian Abarbanell

Read an interview with Sebastian, who is now dancing with Sidra Bell Dance New York >>


Work directly with artists such as Lea Anderson, Richard Alston, Company Wayne McGregor and Sir Matthew Bourne, in Historical Projects in the 2nd year

Historical Projects


Alumni have gone on to great things in the dance industry

For example, James Pett (Company Wayne McGregor), Matthew Sandiford (BalletBoyz), and Tom Dale (Choreographer)

James Pett and Matthew Sandiford

Read about our alumni >>


"Make your own artistic decisions and grow in your own way"

Rebecca Journo

Read dance student Rebecca Journo's story >>


Ellen van Schuylenburch (Cunningham Studio and Michael Clark Company) and Liz Alpe (The Royal Ballet) bring their technical training into teaching practice at Trinity Laban 

Ellen van Schuylenburch and Liz Alpe


Opportunities are unexpected and endless - from filming music videos for Jools Holland...


...to full-length BBC documentaries

Watch the BBC documentary Dance Rebels: A Story of Modern Dance (available for £1.89) >>