KSTD, founded in 1976 by Ann Marchant, has over 200 pupils from Keyworth and surrounding villages. It provides tuition and examination sessions(IDTA) in Classical Ballet, Tap, Modern Jazz, Theatre Craft, Musical Theatre, Street, Jazz, Adult Tap, Irish Riverdancing. Cheerleading and a fun Dance club for ages 3-6.

KSTD are also licensed to teach the magical world of Melody Bear® pre-school dance and movement classes. Musical Theatre and Dance workshops are held in the school holidays. KSTD has organised many shows and events over the years, raising thousands of pounds for various charities. The school has also performed at many venues throughout the East Midlands. There have been many successes over the years in competitions, festivals, examinations with some pupils successfully auditioning for stage, television and pantomime and performing with well known dance companies.

KSTD meets from Monday to Saturday at The Webster Hall, Nottingham Road, Keyworth.

Contact Ann Marchant Tel 0115 9375150 or Kirsty Callender Tel 07914 578440 or

(Updated 4.2.16)