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Dancer

I graduated as a scholarship student from London Studio Centre after 3 years training in Musical theatre. I was featured in The Evening Standard newspaper as the hardest working student in London. I spent my evenings rehearsing for plays and then dancing in floorshows in west end cabaret clubs until the early hours before returning …

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Agent

I launched talent agency Dance Attic Productions with Dee Dee Wilde (of Pans People fame). We regularly booked dancers for the BBC and progressed to placing performers in west end musicals, touring shows, films and TV. We started the careers of presenters Lucy Alexander and Sarah Cawood who went on to present Milkshake & The …

Writer

During my time as an agent, I couldn’t help noticing how many performers left college not knowing how to promote themselves, so I wrote the book ‘High Kicks’ The essential guide to working as a dancer published by A & C Black (now Bloomsbury) in1999. I saw this as a dip in handbook to get …

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Drama & Dance Teacher

I was head of the Dance department at West heath Independent School for Girls (where Lady Diana was famously a pupil). Teaching ballet, tap, modern and jazz and directing school performances and end of term displays.  I taught jazz for Associates dance school and prepared many teenage dancers for college auditions to take their training …

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Actor

Aged 38 I decided to audition for Drama School and start again. Acting was always my first love, but at a dance college the acting lessons were poor and I had a heavy dose of imposter syndrome along with all the other anxieties of a mum returning to work. I auditioned for Drama Centre and …