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Louise Harrison 

Principal

Louise trained in RAD Ballet and NATD Tap and Modern, but went on to pursue a successful career in the commercial field.

Dancing with incredible artists which include Whitney Houston, Mariah Carey, 

Ne-Yo, Robbie Williams, Black Eyed Peas just to name a few.
Dancing and co-choreographing on tours such as all the JLS arena tours and appearing on TV Shows such as, The MTV Awards, Brit Awards, X Factor and Britain’s Got Talent.

Louise turned her passion for dance to teaching and has choreographed Gold medal winning numbers at The All England Dance finals.

Louise is a fully certified Acrobatic Arts coach and teaches our extremely popular flexibility and strengthening classes.

Louise has also recently become the Dance coach for The England Gymnastics Squad.

And is a registered teacher for the UDO Street dance exam syllabus.

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Jody Eccles Squirrell

Principal 

After graduating from Performers College, Jody went on to pursue her professional dancing career, landing her first role as a dancer and understudy Peggy Sawyer in 42nd Street. Soon after Jody toured in various musical productions in the UK and Ireland and later around the world on the cruise ship Aurora. After returning to the UK, Jody has appeared as a backing dancer for numerous artists and music videos.  However, it was not until she started to teach and choreograph, that she found this was her true love. Since she started teaching in 2002, Jody has entered pupils into various dance festivals and competitions, winning countless awards for choreography. Jody has trained ISTD Janet Cram and Marjorie Davies Winners, as well leading the way in getting schools to top rankings in the country with her choreography for All England Dance National finals and Team England in The Dance World Cup. Winning numerous Gold medals for solos and Groups across all genres from classical, tap and modern through to musical theatre. Jody was principal at the very successful Dance Design Theatre Arts.

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Makiko Fukuda

Head Of Ballet

PDTD RAD

Makiko was born in Kawasaki, Japan. She trained at O-i Seiko Ballet School in Kawasaki.

Makiko has danced in many classical ballets with the Japan Ballet Association including Swan Lake, Giselle, Coppelia, Graduation Ball, Le Corsaire grand pas de deux and Tchaikovsky pas de deux. After moving to Europe she began dancing in Musical Theatre including the Phantom of the Opera, West Side Story, Kiss Me Kate, Evita, the King and I, Disney's Hunchback of Notre Dame, and more. In the West End she performed with the Lion King.

Makiko teaches classes and workshops in colleges, primary schools, dance schools and dance companies in UK, Germany and Japan.

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Kim Rogers

Modern & Tap

I.S.T.D

Kim Rogers completed her training at Performers Dance College in 1997 and went on to work professionally as a Singer & Dancer for many world Cruise companies, production companies as well as many TV credits. Kim produced and choregraphed a successful Divas show in Southern Spain before returning to the UK to embark on teaching full time.

Since 2010 Kim has taught freelance for many dance schools and vocational students and has choreographed successful numbers for the Janet Cram and Tap Awards.

Kim became a Principal of her own school in 2013 but remains teaching freelance and is also continuing her own training within the I.S.T.D to gain higher teaching qualifications.

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