MR STEPHEN

DDI, DDE

tephen trained at the South East Theatre School under the direction of Wendy Headford and Joanne Bond achieving examination success up to and including Advanced 2 in classical ballet, tap and modern theatre.
He competed in the prestigious ISTD Janet Cram awards, Star Tap awards and All England competition many times winning various prizes and accolades.
Stephen danced professionally for 20 years, all overseas combining his love of travel with work.
This consisted of European tours, cruises, highlights including Royal Caribbean cruise line, Spirit of the Dance U.S.A tour, Spirit of the Dance U.S.A resident company and Crystal Cruises where he stayed many years with roles such as dance captain, company manager, swing and trainer for new cast members.
Once settled back in the UK he embarked on his teaching career working at various schools and Masters Performing Arts college.
He gained a Level 6 Diploma in Dance Pedagogy in modern theatre and holds Licentiate status in modern theatre and tap.
Stephen’s students have successfully won prizes at the ISTD Janet Cram awards and All England competition over the past few years.
Stephen teaches ISTD modern theatre and tap, technical jazz, lyrical and loves choreographing for shows and competitions.
Here at Tenterden Studio Dance Co. Mr Stephen teaches ISTD Modern and a coach and choreographer for our performance team!

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