On 20th October, SMPAA Dance Teachers & Top 10 “So You Think You Can Dance” 2014, who received SMPAA Dance Scholarships, attended the first ever ISTD Examination in Vietnam. Organized by VMA Education, ISTD is one of the world’s leading dance examination boards and SMPAA is very proud to be the first official ISTD Examination Centre in Vietnam.

The aim of the examination is to assess students’ theoretical knowledge and practical skills, using examination materials specifically designed for each level. Representative for the ISTD’s Examination Board, Ms. Jill Bush is a dance expert from the UK. Ms. Bush is also one of the most experienced ISTD examiners, with proficient knowledge and extensive experience in a wide range of dance styles, including: Imperial Classical Ballet, Modern Ballroom, Latin American, Disco, Freestyle, etc.