Welcome to my website. I run fun, friendly group and one to one classes for all levels and abilities in Hampton and surrounding areas. Specialising in Dance and Yoga classes for adults and children aged nine upwards.

Offering a variety of classes including Yoga for all levels, Jazz, Tap, Ballet, Argentine Tango and Wedding Dance lessons (for the completely terrified to the seasoned professional!). Also available, one to one tuition, Sports and Pregnancy Massage.

About Me

Having trained for nine years as a dancer I went on to perform professionally in theatre, TV and film in the West End, UK and abroad for seventeen years.

I started practising Yoga in 1995 and qualified as a teacher with the British School of Yoga. I have been teaching Yoga since 2004.

Please click here to see my extensive CV which you can read here but mostly I like to let my customers do the talking….

 

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CURRICULUM VITAE

THEATRE


MARY POPPINS, Prince Edward Theatre

Directed by Richard Eyre, Choreographed by Stephen Mear & Matthew Bourne

Sept 05 - Nov 06


MASKARADE Royal Opera House

Aug 05 - Oct 05


THE MAGIC FLUTE Glyndebourne

Directed by Adrian Noble

Apr 05 - Jul 05


CONTACT Restaging for Networks production, USA (Assistant choreographer/director)

Dec 04 - Jan 05


LA FORZA DEL DESTINO Royal Opera House

Sep 04 - Nov 04


THE MAGIC FLUTE Glyndebourne

Directed by Adrian Noble

Apr 04 - Jul 04


BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, RSC production, Stratford upon Avon (understudy Beauty)

Directed by Lawrence Boswell, choreographed by Stuart Hopps

Oct 03 - Feb 04


DIE FLEDERMAUS Glyndebourne (Assistant choreographer & swing)

Jul 03 - Sep 03


SEMELE Royal Opera House

May 03 - Jul 03


CONTACT Queens Theatre, London (Dance Captain & swing)

Directed and choreographed by Susan Stroman

Aug 02 - Apr 03


ON YOUR TOES Leicester Haymarket.

Directed by Paul Kerrison, choreographed by Adam Cooper

2002


JOHANN STRAUSS GALA TOUR Directed & choreographed by Geraldine Stephenson

Dec 01 -Feb 02


RIGOLETTO Royal Opera House

Directed by David McVicar

2001


THE QUEEN OF SPADES Royal Opera House

(Dance Captain)

2001


BOULEVARD SOLITUDE Royal Opera House

2001


JOHANN STRAUSS GALA

Dec 2000 - Feb 01


GREASE Scandinavian Tour.

Directed & choreographed by Anthony van Laast

Sep 2000 - Nov 2000


THE PEARL FISHERS English National Opera

2000


THE SILVER TASSIE English National Opera

2000


THE PAJAMA GAME Victoria Palace Theatre & Toronto

Directed by Simon Callow, Choreographed by David Bintly

Jun 99 - Dec 99


SHEHALLION Glasgow

1998


JOHANN STRAUSS GALA

Dec 97 - Feb 98


SOULS IN MOTION European Tour

Directed by Anthony van Laast, Choreographed by Anthony van Laast, Stuart Avon Arnold, Claud Paul Henry & Ryan Francois

1996 - 97


CATS Hamburg, Germany (playing Victoria & Sillabub)

Directed by David Taylor, choreographed by Gillian Lynn

1995 - 96


THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA London & UK Tour (playing Meg Giry)

Directed by Harold Prince, Choreographed by Gillian Lynn

1992 - 94


DAS PHANTOM DER OPER Hamburg, Germany (playing Meg)

1991 - 92


CATS Hamburg

1989 - 91

 

TELEVISION


RIGOLETTO

2001


HOWARD GOODALL'S GREAT DATES (Channel 4)

2001


THE BIZ - A LIFE IN THE ARTS (Documentary for Artsworld )

2001


Something for the weekend Sir? Commercial


Love in a Cold Climate (BBC)


VANITY FAIR (BBC) 1998


THE RICHARD BLACKWOOD SHOW


THE GENERATION GAME 1998


HALIFAX COMMERCIAL

 

FILM


THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA (dancer & assistant)

Directed by Joel Schumacher, choreographed by Peter Darling

Sep 03 - Oct 03


ONEGIN

Directed by Martha Fiennes

1998

 

TEACHING/CHOREOGRAPHIC


RICHMOND COLLEGE - BTEC Subsidiary Diploma in Performing Arts.

Teaching jazz and tap

Jan 2011 - Aug 2011


CONTACT - Network Productions, USA Tour.

Assistant choreographer/director

2004 - 05


CENTRAL SCHOOL OF BALLET

Guest jazz teacher and choreographing Jazz piece for school show

2004 - 05


BALLET CENTRAL

Guest jazz choreographer

2005 & 2006


DIE FLEDERMAUS Glyndebourne.

Assistant choreographer

2003


MOUNTVIEW THEATRE SCHOOL

Teaching Ballet, Jazz and Tap

1999


THE STAGE SCHOOL Hamburg.

Guest Jazz teacher

1989 - 90


WEST LONDON SCHOOL OF DANCING

Teaching Ballet, Modern and Tap (3-12 year olds)

1988 - 89

 

YOGA TEACHING


Teaching at various health clubs, gyms and other venues in SW London

2005 - PRESENT

 

TRAINING AND EDUCATION


Elmhurst Ballet School, Surrey

Arts Educational School, Chiswick, London

 

QUALIFICATIONS


A level Music

O levels in English literature, English Languaage, Maths, French, Music, Art, History, Human Biology and Geography

Piano Grade 5

A.I.S.T.D. Cecchetti teaching certificate IIST

Sports Massage certificate IHBC

Body Massage certificate

VCTC Level 3 Diploma in Management of Activity Sports Injuries

First Aid certificate

BSYA Yoga Teacher Diploma (Hatha Yoga)

Diploma in Dance (Arts Educational)

Member of the Federation of Holistic Therapists

Member of British Actors Equity Zumba Instructor Certificate

Member of Zumba Instructors Network

 

OTHER INTERESTS & EXPERIENCE


Argentine Tango, Salsa, Swing dance

Singer and choreographer for The Bombshellettes

Study of Ayurveda

Nutrition & wellbeing

Gardening, cookery & painting