The Team

Jane Watts

Principal

Jane is a member of the Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing. She has been dancing since the age of 2 and graduated from Bird College in 1995 gaining her I.S.T.D. teaching qualifications. Jane worked as a professional dancer around the world before turning to teaching.She has been teaching successfully for over 15 years and teaches all levels of dance, with ex pupils going on to be professional dancers, with successful careers from West End Musicals to Ballet Companies. Jane has been entering children for dance exams for many years with a 100% pass rate. Jane's love for dancing reflects in her teaching, resulting in very happy and hard working pupils.

Grace Rowe

Dance Teacher

Grace has been dancing since the age of 2 and graduated from Reynolds Performing Arts College, where she gained a Level 4 Extended Diploma in Dance and Musical Theatre as well as her I.S.T.D. teaching qualifications. Grace is also a fully qualified fitness instructor, with a broad knowledge of fitness and nutrition. She has been teaching dance for around 3 years and has taught on several cruise ships, travelling around Asia. From a young age, Grace competed in dance competitions around the country, performed in many shows and starred in the hit West End Musical, Billy Elliot. Grace teaches a variety of styles of dance and body conditioning, at different levels, hoping to pass on her knowledge and passion for performing.

Florence Champion

Dance and Musical Theatre Teacher

Florence currently works with a variety of children and adults in their Musical Theatre and performance training in a variety of dance styles, as well as Choreography and Theatre Direction. Florence has been in training since the age of 5 and attended full-time Dance and Theatre training at Miskin Theatre and the English Youth Ballet before contiuing on to graduate from Bird College with a National Diploma in Dance and Musical Theatre. She has been teaching since 2011, also running various Easter and Summer camps for children in a range of Musical Theatre productions. Florence's professional career includes various debuts in Dance and Musical Theatre works during her professional training. She has worked with the Bromley County Council in producing films and lectures on safe driving and has been an extra in film work for the BBC. Florence is passionate about teaching and encouraging confidence and discipline, as well as nurturing talent and inspiring young creative minds to progress in a future in the world of theatre.

Charlotte Saunders

Dance Teacher

Charlotte has recently graduated from Birds College 

Lizzie Moore

Dance Teacher

Lizzie graduated from Laine Theatre Arts