Exams and Syllabus

Royal Academy of Dance

The Royal Academy of Dance (RAD) is one of the most influential dance education organizations in the world. Their exams are recognized for their rigor and quality.

Royal Academy of Dance

The Gecely Dance Studio offers preparatory classes for the Royal Academy of Dance Exam. The courses are taught by Gecely Lima RAD RTS, a registered teacher at the Royal Academy of Dance.

The Royal Academy of Dance is the largest organization for training classical ballet teachers and exams. Its objective is to develop the highest levels of education. Teachers using the Royal method encourage their students to achieve their best in understanding, appreciating and performing classical ballet. Each stage of training is within the reach of young students, who increase their knowledge of the principles of movement and the fundamentals of Ballet Classic, in a pleasant way.

At any level or age, students can be sure that they will receive the best teaching through the most complete and well-structured method of classical ballet. Alongside our goal of high levels of ballet teaching, the Royal Academy of Dance stresses the importance of each student achieving their goal.

Your performance can then be assessed through Exams, according to the student’s development. Today, the Royal Academy of Dance is the largest and most influential supporter of classical ballet levels in the world.

Its influence has spread to more than 84 countries, with more than 17,000 members and almost 6,000 registered teachers, 1,200 students in teacher training, and 185,000 students taking classical ballet exams. Through its main activities, it helps and encourages teachers to increase their teaching capacity, and to pass on their knowledge to students, and provides their members and parents of students with information and advice on classical ballet training.


RAD Exams

Every year, nearly a quarter of a million candidates worldwide choose to take their dance exams with the Royal Academy of Dance.

RAD offers a wide range of exams and assessments to motivate and reward students of all ages and abilities. Its focus is on creativity and musicality, by providing opportunities for progression.

It is not just professional or young dancers who take the exams; age is no barrier to success. At any stage of your life or career, you can develop your aptitude, musicality and art.