Photos: Andreas Siegel, Costin Radu


Degree Programmes

Young Talents Programme

Years 7 through to 10 are referred to as the Talented Youth Advanced Classes. The students of the Talented Youth Advanced Classes in Dance are members of the Palucca University of Dance Dresden, and at the same time, students of the general education secondary school. It is an interdisciplinary programme, carried out parallel to the secondary school education. It prepares students for acceptance in the Bachelor Programme for Dance.

Students from the orientation classes at the Palucca University are admitted to the Talented Youth Classes in the 7th year. External applicants have the opportunity to be admitted by passing an audition and entrance exam.


  • Ballet
  • Contemporary Dance
  • Improvisation
  • Folklore
  • Practice in Performing

Dance Schedule

  N1 N2 N3 N4
Ballet 10 10 10 10
Folklore 1 - - -
Dance/Technique/Improvisation 5 5 - -
Modern Dance - - 5 6
Pointe/Leaping 1 1 1 1
Improvisation - - 1,3 1,3