Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

ROX School of Dance & Drama

Dear Parent/Student,

Thank you for your interest in the ROX School of Dance and Drama. I hope the following information will answer any questions you may have, but please feel free to give me a call if you wish to look round the facilities on offer.

How long has the school been going?
  • ROX was founded in 1991 and moved to the current premises in 2016.
What facilities are available?
  • 2 Studios with wooden floors and mirrors.
  • Boys and girls changing rooms plus a parents waiting area.
  • Dance clothes can be ordered in.
What sort of tuition is available?
  • Dancing including Ballet, Modern, Tap, Jazz and Boys-only classes.
  • LAMDA and New Era Drama exam classes.
  • RAD & ISTD examinations.
  • Musical Theatre – includes dance and drama.
  • All classes are available “just for fun” or towards recognised exams.
  • Classes also taught at many local schools including Lancing Prep, Deepdene, Brighton & Hove High School and St. Christophers.
What opportunities are there for performing?
  • Rox has provided juveniles for Theatre Royal Brighton pantomimes.
  • Every 3 years ROX holds a show at the end of the Summer term incorporating all aspects of dance, drama etc, and all students are invited to take part.
  • The School enters both group and solo performances in the Brighton, Worthing, Eastbourne, Croydon, Hastings and Sussex Festivals, and all students invited to take part.
  • 25 of our students have been selected to represent Great Britain as a part of Dance World Cup in Barcelona in June 2018.
  • Past & present pupils perform in West End Shows and qualified as Dance Teachers.
Any other information
  • Each class has a “uniform” which must be worn.
  • Any student paying for 3 classes is entitled to a free 4th class in any genre.
  • Parents are invited to attend the last class of every term to watch and discuss their child’s progress.
  • Families with 3 or more children attending ROX will receive 50% discount on the lowest fee.

I hope the above has answered your questions, but if you have any further queries then please do not hesitate to contact me.

Principal Miss Sophie Amison (FISTD/ARAD)

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