patrons: dame monica mason dbe; david bintley cbe;
lesley collier cbe; kevin o'hare

Events

Cecchetti Classical Ballet offers a wide range of events throughout the year for teachers, young dancers and the public including Competitions, Summer Schools and CPD courses.

CICB COMPETITION 2017

The Cecchetti International Classical Ballet Competition 2017, takes place from 31st July - 5th August in Italy. The selection of students to represent the Cecchetti Classical Ballet Faculty, ISTD will take place on 12th February 2017. Application information.

Young Dancers

Outstanding opportunities for Young Dancers include the Cecchetti Scholarship Scheme, Children's Exams, Awards and Competitions and the Cecchetti Associates.

Summer Schools

Cecchetti Summer Schools for Teachers, Students and Young Dancers take place annually.  Dates and details of 2017 courses are now available.

Cecchetti Centre

The Centre offers high quality CPD courses with expert tuition and special events for teachers to support their training. Cecchetti Centre courses take place in London and around the UK

where to learn

Cecchetti teachers with excellent ISTD qualifications offer the very best training opportunities from the early foundations to professional level.  ISTD Cecchetti teachers can be found in the UK, Europe and Japan.


The ISTD is a leading dance examination board and the Cecchetti Society Classical Ballet Faculty is one of 12 faculties. The ISTD offers training and support to members through a wide variety of courses, teaching syllabi and techniques

The Cecchetti Trust is a registered Charity established to support, promote and educate about Cecchetti Classical Ballet.  To find out more about the Trust’s work and to Donate

Cecchetti International Classical Ballet is the association of Cecchetti Societies from the ISTD, USA, Italy, Canada, Australia and South Africa and who work together to promote Cecchetti world wide