Sheffield: Talented Lucy is off to the Royal Ballet School in London

Lucy Bland has been chosen to attend the Royal Ballet School in London
Lucy Bland has been chosen to attend the Royal Ballet School in London

Sheffield High School sixth form student Lucy Bland who has successfully auditioned to be an Advanced Associate of the Royal Ballet School.

This is a new scheme for 16-17 year-old ballet students who will travel to the school in Covent Garden to receive the very best training in the UK.

Lucy’s dance academy, Bailey Cox and her dance teachers Karen Cox and Cheriene Bailey said they were ‘extremely proud of Lucy ‘for being chosen to train at such a prestigious venue’.

“I’m very excited to have been chosen since the Royal Ballet School is seen as the best place for ballet training in the UK,” added Lucy.