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Gemma Amelia
Gemma Amelia
Gemma began her dance Career at the age of 2, making her stage debut as a sunflower at the Broadway Theatre, Lewisham. Gemma trained at several Dance and theatre Schools whilst young studying mainly Ballet, Tap and Musical Theatre. She also took to the stage in many leading roles, which has seen her perform in musicals such as Fame, Oliver, 42nd Street and Grease to name but a few. Gemma completed her training at the Miskin Theatre (2002-2004) studying and taking professional examination in Ballet, Tap, Street Jazz, Modern, Contemporary, Singing, Drama and Musical Theatre. Gemma also gained a National BTEC Diploma in advance dance passing with triple distinction, as well as a National Award in performing. Opon leaving college Gemma set out to become a qualified dance teacher with an organisation to enable her to teach. This is where she took her teaching examination and gained her Associate Degree with top marks with the IDTA. Gemma love of the theatre has given her a great passion for teaching dance to all types of students and she is currently teaching within a number of schools throughout the London and Kent areas.
Amelia comes from a theatrical family background, with both her parents and grandparents involved in the industry. Amelia study of ballet and tap began at her mother's dancing school at the age of 3. She studied the piano and the flute. Her performing arts tuition continued at Italia Conti Associate School, where she studied musical theatre, jazz, drama and singing. Pursuing her training further at The Miskin Theatre, where Amelia gained a National BTEC Diploma in advanced dance passing with a triple Distinction, BTEC National Award in Performing Arts, advanced examinations in Ballet, Tap and Modern dance(ISTD). She also performed at Disney Land Paris. She then moved on to Performers College, Essex.   After leaving college, Amelia became qualified with the International Dance Teachers Association (IDTA) and is currently working towards furthering her teaching qualifications in other disciplines. danced with the European Ballet company, performing in "Coppelia" and "The Nutcracker". Amelia has performed at the G.O.L.R cabarets at the Grosvenor Hotel London and the Kenneth Moore Theatre. Amelia is currently dancing with the AllStarz dance team performing at major sporting events throughout the country..
Charlie Dorrian
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Charlie started dancing from the age of 4 with Starquest Performing Arts School, studying Ballet, Tap, Modern and Musical theatre. Her performing career started early, regularly appearing in pantomimes and performances at the Central Theatre Chatham and competing in Dance competitions and festivals throughout the south east. Her continued love for dance led her to study Advanced Dance at the Miskin Theatre form 2001-2004 obtaining a BTEC national diploma and PDC with distinctions. Professionally Charlie has worked in Cabaret and Show teams, over five years travelling across the Mediterranean and Europe. On returning back to the UK she gained her ISTD DDI and embarked on a teaching career teaching Ballet, Tap, Modern, Street and Musical Theatre for many prestigious schools in Kent including being principal of her own school for 5 years. After a two year break Charlie is very excited to become part of G&A Dance Academy.

 

 

Chloe first trained at D&B Theatre School where she gained ISTD Dance Qualifications in Ballet, Tap & Modern. She then went onto further training at the Miskin Theatre, North West Kent College, (2005-2007) where she gained a National BTEC Diploma in Advance Dance and Performing Arts with straight distinctions and also continued with her ISTD Dance Qualifications. On leaving college, Chloe performed at Disney Land Paris as a Parade and Character Performer before returning home to begin her teaching qualifications. Chloe has passed her DDI teaching qualification in ISTD Modern Theatre and her Health & Safety qualification. She is currently undertaking her teaching qualifications in other dance genres. Chloe teaches at G&A Dance Academy on a Tuesday evening.

 

 

Florence
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Florence currently works with a variety of children and adults in their Musical Theatre and performance training including Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Drama, Singing, Choreographing and Theatre Direction. Florence has been in training since the age of five and attended full-time Dance and Theatre training at Miskin Theatre and The English Youth Ballet before continuing on to graduate from Doreen Bird College with a National Diploma in ‘Professional Dance and Musical Theatre’. She has been a free-lance teacher since 2011, also running various Easter and Summer camps for children in a range of Musical Theatre productions including ‘Cats’ and ‘Bugsy Malone’. Most recently Florence has worked as Dance Captain and Assistant Choreographer for the Dartford Amateur Operatic Dramatics Society on their performance of ’Stepping Out'. 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 had ensemble roles in four pantomime productions. She is a qualified dance instructor in Health and Safety under the Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing examining board; and has been an extra in film work for the BBC. Florence is passionate about teaching, Musical Theatre, encouraging confidence and discipline, as well as nurturing talent and insiring young creative minds to progress in a future in the world of theatre.

 

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