ISTD DDI DDE Teacher
Miss Kellie teaches Modern and tap, Musical Theatre and Performers Groups.
Miss Kellie started dancing at the young age of 3 in Leicester at The Imperial Academy of Dance and then at the age of 16 went to train professionally at The Urdang Academy in Covent Garden, London graduating with a diploma in Professional Musical Theatre. Since graduating Kellie has performed all over the world. Starting in Berlin, Germany with a two year contract performing in Disney’s Beauty and the Beast in the ensemble. She then moved back to London for her first UK tour, a dancer and backing vocalist on ‘Waterloo UK!’. Kellie then went on to perform with numerous companies and agencies as a dancer and stilt walker at all kinds of events, including Download festival, The Australian Business Awards in Dubai and BBC’s The One Show, The Slammer and You Cannot Be Serious.
During her performing career, Kellie also found a passion in teaching and continued to study for her ISTD teaching qualifications resulting in gaining DDI and DDE qualifications in tap and modern theatre. Since then she has taught ISTD tap at Eloquent School of Dance and Imperial School of Dance teaching Pre Primary all the way up to Advanced 2.
In addition to dance teaching, Kellie is the associate choreographer for the annual Pantomime at the Concordia Theatre and still regularly performs internationally and in the UK as a lead vocalist with several bands including A Vision of Elvis, Abba Gold and The Magical Musicals, and has performed at many prestigious venues including the 02 in London and the Seoul Olympic Arena in South Korea. Miss Kellie will be available for festival coaching and choreography, in particular anyone who is interested in coaching for Song and Dance.