Vocational Program

Vocational 5 Year Professional Program for students aged 11-15
Starting September 2020

  • 5-6 days a week training program, equating to a minimum of 12 hours training a week including classical, rehearsals and additional Please note that this program requires a full commitment from the student


  • Students who are seriously considering a professional ballet career may audition for our rigorous Vocational program from the age of 11 and will be assessed for their suitability


  • A unique syllabus created by the school founder, Natalia Kremen (The Bolshoi Ballet Academy graduate and an ex dancer with ENB), with elements of Vaganova, French, Cuban and English techniques


  • A comprehensive vocational ballet program, consisting of Ballet, Gymnastics and Flexibility Classes; Pointe Work; Repertoire Classes; Jumps, Turns and Variations for Boys; Ballet History Classes; Floor Barre and Body Conditioning with personalised workouts focused on improving Flexibility, Feet, Turnout, Code and Back Strength, Jumps and Artistry  


  • Classes are intentionally kept small to allow for personal attention, ensuring each student achieves their true potential


  • Full physique and vocational potential assessment for each newly enrolled student following Zoom Auditions


  • Advice and preparation for the auditions to prestigious full-time Ballet Academies such as Bolshoi Academy, Royal Ballet School, English National Ballet School, Vaganova Academy, Dutch National Ballet Academy, Princess Grace Academy, Elmhurst and many others


  • Master classes with International Guest Teachers such as Andrey Klemm (Paris Opera); Julia Kasenkova (Vag. Ballet Academy Russia); Kirill Burlov (Rambert Ballet ); Loipa Araujo (Assosiate Director of English National Ballet)

Why Choose NKBS

  • Tailor-made Online ballet training like no other from home


  • Highly experienced ballet mentors with International performing career in leading ballet companies and vast teaching experience


  • Regular “live” Zoom classes up to 7 days a week


  • Individual 1-2-1 assessment class with our founder, Natalia Kremen, for every new student on joining


  • Individual guidance to achieve personal goals to improve your ballet physique, flexibility turnout, strength, feet and confidence


  • Clear directions and parental advice on your child ability and potentials


  • From the start of your journey until graduation and auditions process NKBS Students receiving full Mentoring approach


  • incorporation of preparations for future auditions where needed


  • Help with selection of the best suited Intensive Ballet Courses and Full Time International Ballet Academies 


  • Individual training programmes - work on the areas that YOU need to improve and focus on


  • Personalised guidance in setting your goals for every student

Success Stories

List of Academies where NKBS students successfully auditioned:


Royal Ballet School

Vaganova Ballet Academy 

English National Ballet School 

Paris Opera Ballet School

Dutch National Ballet School

Cuban National Academy

Bolshoi Ballet Academy

ABT School ( American Ballet Theatre)

Perm Ballet Academy

Elmhurst Ballet Academy 

Chantry Ballet School of Balletic Arts


Our students were chosen to perform with the Bolshoi, Mariinsky, ENB, Royal Ballet, Birmingham Ballet and other leading ballet companies in UK and abroad. 

Video Testimonial of Vocational Student Alicia

Email: info@nkballetschool.com