Pre Vocational Program

Pre-Vocational Professional Program for students aged 6-10 Starting September 2020

  • Attendance by invitation only. Designed specifically for selected students (age 6-10) who are seriously considering a professional ballet career. It is assumed that in time these students will progress to NKBS vocational programs or other Full Time Ballet Academies 


  • 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


  • Focus on improving Flexibility, Feet, Turnout, Core and Back Strength, Jumps and Artistry in preparation for the demands of the vocational ballet training


  • Evening and weekend extended ballet classes including Flexibility / Body Conditioning / Ballet History 


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


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


  • Advice and preparation for the auditions to NKBS Vocational Program and other full time Ballet Academies such as Bolshoi Academy, Royal Ballet School, Vaganova Academy, Paris Opera Ballet School, Elmhurst, and many others


  • Regular theatre trips to ROH, Coliseum and Sadler's Wells Theatres to attend dress rehearsals with Principal dancers of the leading ballet companies


  • 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.