Urdang Academy
Solange Urdang

Solange Urdang

Role CEO

Solange became CEO of Urdang in 2001

Having herself trained at the Academy, she had a successful career as a dancer and singer in commercial entertainment, TV and pop video.

In 1994, she diversified into art, design and photography and also worked at the Academy in a variety of roles.  Solange is responsible for the successful move to The Old Finsbury Town Hall and expansion into the Academy’s second premises, Urdang 2, echoing the achievements of her mother.  She now focuses on ensuring Urdang maintains and grows its reputation as a leading international performing arts college, continuing its founding ethos and passion of breaking down cultural barriers.

Key Dates

Summer Courses

Pre Audition Course
Monday 23rd July - Friday 27th July 2018

Connect Summer School
Monday 30th July 2018 - Friday 3rd August 2018
Monday 6th August 2018 - Friday 10th August 2018

Connect UK Summer School
Monday 13th August 2018 - Friday 17th August 2018

Term Dates


Term starts: Monday 10th September 2018

Half term: week commencing Monday 22nd October 2018

End of Term: Wednesday 19th December 2018


All applications are now closed.  Online applications will reopen in September 2018.  Audition dates and times for 2019 entry will be confirmed shortly.

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