Top dance school scraps BALLET auditions branding it an ‘elitist white art form’ as woke institution plans to ‘decolonise’ curriculum and make it gender neutral

The Northern School of Contemporary Dance has dropped ballet from auditions

Leeds conservatoire said ballet was an ‘elitist form’ and classes too expensive

It said traditional language divides men and women with different dance roles

Ballet ‘is built around particular white European ideas and body shapes’, it added


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