Successful Pupils

Every year, one or two students may decide to take Dance as a serious career option. This is where the excellent tuition and consistently high examination results give these pupils an excellent chance to be accepted by a full-time dance college.


Roanne Cox has successfully auditioned for the Northern Ballet School, Manchester

Josie Taylor has been offered places at Bird College and the Urdang Academy, and has accepted a placement at the Laine Theatre School

To Graduate :

Hayley Maunder - Northern Ballet School, Manchester

Shannon Platt - The Rambert School of Dance

Here are some of our successful pupils and the dance colleges they attended. They all became professional dancers or professional dance teachers : 

Joanne Clarke : The Hammond, Cheshire

Olivia Prince : The Hammond, Cheshire

Liz Greaves : Northern Ballet School, Manchester

Sally Aitkenhead : Urdang Academy

Megan Bibby : Renaissance, Leeds

Oliva Roberts : Merseyside Dance Centre, Liverpool

Emily Kay-Blundell : Merseyside Dance Centre, Liverpool

Danielle Gregory : Merseyside Dance Centre, Liverpool

Samuel Major : Northern Ballet School, Manchester

Rebecca Crossland : Phil Winston's, Blackpool

Bianca Kershaw : The Hammond, Cheshire

Lorna Messaoud : Stella Mann College, Bedford

Katy Glover : Performers

Stephanie Paton : Merseyside Dance and Drama Centre

Bethan Wane : Preston College

Emma Nash : Merseyside Dance and Drama Centre

Sarah Sharkey :  The Hammond

Jane Edwards : Merseyside Dance and Drama Centre

Lisa Brightcliffe : Performers

Dianne Halliwell : Merseyside Dance and Drama Centre

Kimberley Brightcliffe: Northern Ballet School

Lindsey Alexander : Merseyside Dance and Drama Centre

Christopher Blackburn: Merseyside Dance and Drama Centre

Lianne Seddon : Wolverhampton University

Louise Brown : Urdang Dance Academy

Kerry Devine : Northern Ballet School

Stacey Marwood:  Merseyside Dance and Drama Centre

Lindsey Higgins: Northern Ballet School

Many of our pupils choose to make Dance part of their Higher Education -

Lucy Eccles : Dance A level at Winstanley College

Layla Hayes : Dance A level at Runshaw College

Ella Heyes : Performing Arts at Edge Hill University.

Francesca Hough : Performing Arts at Edge Hill University.

All these students hold Imperial Society (ISTD) qualifications, and invaluable stage experience from Tina’s Dance Studios.

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