Miss Michelle – Head of Modern & Tap
Michelle Walkhouse FISTD teaches modern, tap and ballet. She trained at Bush Davies and Elmhurst Ballet Schools studying RAD Ballet, Modern Theatre and Tap ISTD along with Flamenco and Contemporary styles of dance.
Miss Michelle holds her Fellowship in Modern ISTD, Tap ISTD and DDE in Cecchetti Ballet, as well as being an approved tutor for teaching all units of the DDI/DDE Modern and Tap syllabus.
She has travelled worldwide as a professional dancer and has taught in Canada and the UK. Michelle also teaches Stott Pilates and is a qualified gym instructor.
Amira began her dance training in Burgess Hill and Miss Karen was one of her first teachers coaching her for exams and entering her in festivals from the age of 3. She trained for 4 years at Performers College and graduated in 2017 with a Diploma in Dance & Musical Theatre and Teacher Training in ISTD Ballet and Tap. At Performers Amira studied ballet, tap, contemporary, jazz, commercial, hip hop and musical theatre. She also choreographed tap performances.
Amira taught and performed in the ISTD tour of Vietnam in 2016 and has performed at the FA Cup Final and in the musical Never Forget.