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Our Principal

Lucy Evans Dance Teacher

Lucy Harper

Licentiate member of ISTD
(Cecchetti Ballet, Modern and Tap)
Instructor de Baile (1), Spanish Dance Society
Certified STOTT Pilates instructor (Level 4)
Dance, in particular ballet has always been my passion. As a child I trained locally, spending every Saturday assisting with the younger children's classes.

I then successfully auditioned for KS Dance in Warrington and my professional training began. I graduated in July 2008 as a fully qualified teacher in Cecchetti Ballet, ISTD Modern and Tap.

Whilst training I was part of the touring company Allegrodance and took part in a touring production of 'La Sylphide', as well as full length productions of 'The Taming of the Shrew' and 'A Midsummer Night's Dream.' I also gained all my advanced level dance exams as a student.

I have continued training since leaving professional training and after many years of hard work have been awarded the prestigious Licentiate teaching qualification from the ISTD in Cecchetti Ballet, Modern and Tap. I am also member of the Spanish Dance Society and hold my Instructor de Baile (1), enabling me to teach classical, regional and Flamenco styles of Spanish dance.
I am currently studying to take my Fellowship, the highest level of teaching qualification offered by the ISTD in Cecchetti Ballet.

I taught around the UK and Channel Islands and was vice-principal at the Whitton-Morris School of Dance in Flintshire for 6 years. I have a high number of ex students who have entered vocational training at establishments such as Laban, Laine Theatre Arts, Bird College, Bodyworks, KS Dance, Stella Man, The Royal Ballet JAs, Elmhurst Associates, Tring Park Associates and Northern Associates.

I have high standards and expectations of my students, they work exceptionally hard and I am very proud of all their individual achievements both in and out of the dance studio!

Our Dance Teachers

Miss Laura Dance Teacher

Miss Laura

Miss. Laura attended dance classes from the age of 3 years old. What started as a hobby soon turned into her passion, as Miss. Laura began competing in dance competitions around the country and progressed through her dance exams to advanced level.

After school, Miss. Laura completed a BTEC National Diploma in Performing Arts with Distinction and later went on to further her interest in Acting and Performing Arts at The Birmingham Theatre School. Miss. Laura then went on to study for a degree in Dance Practice and Performance at university, where she discovered her love for Dance in Education.

Miss. Laura has also taught as a peripatetic teacher in primary and secondary schools and at private dance schools.

Miss. Laura joined Lucy Evans Academy of Dance in 2019 and has found her strengths lie in teaching the 'early years'. She hopes to continue her teaching qualifications with the ISTD and share her knowledge and love for dance and the arts with all the students at the academy.
Miss Bethany Dance Teacher

Miss Bethany

Miss. Bethany has been a part of the arts industry from a very young age featuring in small television roles as well as attending local dance, singing & musical theatre classes.

At 16, she was offered a place at Steelworks Dance Academy on their 2 year dancers course & then went onto receive a place to study a Level 6 Diploma in Professional Dance at KS Dance in Warrington. Here, Miss. Bethany also gained Certificates in Dance Education for both Cecchetti Classical Ballet and ISTD Tap Dance.

She then went onto graduate early in 2019 having been offered her 1st professional contract with ‘Sailing Jazz Company’ in Crete, Greece. During the winter season of 2019/20, Miss. Bethany was fortunate enough to be offered a contract dancing with ‘La Bouche Showgirls’ as a Circus Showgirl in Holland.

Having guest taught at the 2021 Lucy Evans Academy of Dance summer school, Miss Bethany is very excited to be joining the faculty full time in September!
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