Mrs. Vera Stephenson is an examiner for the Royal Academy of Dance, 1 of 9 in the US, and 1 of 194 in the world.
Vera Stephenson, ARAD, RTS, TD, BLS, is a registered teacher of the “Royal Academy of Dance, which is an international teacher education and awarding organization for dance. It was established in 1920 as the Association of Operatic Dancing of Great Britain, granted a Royal charter in 1936 and renamed the Royal Academy of Dancing. In 1999, it became the Royal Academy of Dance.
Vision: leading the world in dance education and Training, the Royal Academy of Dance will be recognized internationally for the highest standard of teaching and learning. As the professional membership body for dance teachers it will inspire and empower dance teachers and students, members and staff to make innovative, artistic and lasting contributions to dance and dance education through out the world.
Mission: To promote and enhance knowledge, understanding and practice of dance internationally by education and training teachers and students and by providing examinations to reward achievement, so preserving the rich, artistic and educational value of dance for future generations.” 1
This achievement can be measured in Class Awards, Class Presentations, Examinations and now the Solo Performance Award.
(1 Royal Academy of Dance, Examinations Board, Specification)
Reverence Academy of Dance is one of 2 RAD schools in the State of Colorado, and in a 6 state area.