The New Zealand Academy of Highland and National Dancing

Dance Company boys dance at Y Chromosome - Tempo Dance Festival - 9th Oct 2015

Check out this awesome review of our boys performing in Y Chromosome at Tempo Dance Festival. They feature in paragraph 5.

Conference Photos - 28th Sep 2015

here is the link to purchase the photos from this years conference

Please contact Laura Wallace to purchase the photos, $6 each or 5 for $20

Congratulations to Sarah Gluyas - 24th Sep 2015

It is with pleasure that we announce that Sarah Gluyas was successful in passing the Solo Seal Examination, held in Wellington Friday 18 September. Sarah performed the Highland Fling, Sean Triubhas, Irish Hornpipe, and Irish Jig Single Time. An excellent effort Sarah - well done.

Christchurch Balmoral Club - Summer Fling - 1st Sep 2015

Teaching the Technique of
Thursday 21st January – Sunday 24th January 2016
(Wednesday Evening 20th January Performers Class only)
ST MARGARET’S COLLEGE, 12 Winchester Street, Merivale, Christchurch
Tutors - Mrs Sherilyn Hall, Mrs Kimberley Mavor, Mrs Christine Paul, Mrs Jacqueline Seque
Guest Tutors - Mrs Amanda Rumenapf, Miss Kirsty Allpress


  • Wednesday 20ST Performers Class Only commences.
  • Thursday 21st All classes commence today.
  • Every Day Merchandise from Summer Fling and NZAHND (Inc) on Sale today including Examination Grade Books & Cd’s
  • Every Day Highland Etc – Highland Dancing Supplies
  • Saturday 23rd Second Hand Uniforms / Shoes / Pumps Sale Day (Summer Fling takes no responsibility) Please do not bring earlier
  • Sunday 24TH Concert in the Auditorium at 6.15 Examination Uniform to be worn by all dancers
DRESS CODE Fitting Singlet Top, Shorts/Leggings no longer than mid thigh, or Summer Fling uniform
Pumps to be worn (no Jig Shoes) Students are not permitted to wear jewellery. Long hair is recommended in a bun. Please bring your own Sword

Demonstrator Required - 26th Aug 2015

A demonstrator is required for the introduction of new Irish Book Workshop to be held at the Dance Development Course.  If you are interested, please contact Technical Director, Mrs Sherilyn Hall via email by Sunday 30 August. 

Tattoo Applications - 26th Aug 2015

A reminder that the closing date for the Tattoo Applications is Friday 28 August.  If you still want to apply, the criteria is on the Application Form which is available from the Academy Website.

Conference Registrations - 24th Aug 2015

Reminder - early bird registrations for conference close on 6 September.

Any registration received after that date will incur a further $250 fee.  Please email your registration to the Secretary as soon as possible.

Royal Edinburgh Tattoo Wellington Application form - 23rd Jul 2015

Royal Edinburgh Tattoo  Wellington  Application form The applications for Royal Edinburgh Tattoo are now open.

Click here to download the application form.

Applications close 28 August

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