Miss Laura - Principal
Has been dancing since she was two, owns Warwickshire Dance Academy (WDA) which she started 15 years ago. Passionate about dancing she has numerous qualifications including her IDTA Licentiate in Ballet - the highest qualification you can obtain.
Miss Laura attended Pattisons College in Coventry and went on to dance professionally in Europe. Most of that time was spent dancing with a touring circus which she says was great fun.
Miss Sophie - Head Teacher
Sophie has been dancing since she was two years old and her dance teacher was our very own Miss Laura! She has been a teacher at Warwickshire Dance Academy for 11 years. She always tries to make lessons fun and loves teaching dance.
Miss Sophie has performed at some very prestigious places such as Disneyland Paris, Her Majesty’s Theatre in London, Sadlers Wells Theatre in London and Birmingham Hippodrome.
Miss Sophie B - Teacher
Sophie started dancing when she was 3. It was while studying A-level dance and helping out at dance classes that she realised her heart belonged to teaching dance.
Miss Sophie has been teaching dance to all ages for several years at Warwickshire Dance Academy and has performed in various places that include Birmingham Hippodrome, Her Majesty's Theatre London and Disneyland Paris.
Miss Molli - Teacher
Mollie started dancing at the age of three and joined the WDA family as a student when she was six. Molli studied at the Birmingham Ormiston Academy (BOA) for 2 years and gained experience in many dance styles such as ballet, tap, commercial, street dance and contemporary.
Molli will be teaching at WDA during her gap year while deciding where her dance journey will take her next.
Miss Emma - Admin
Emma is our Little Miss Admin and works with Miss Laura on all the WDA admin.
Her nickname in her twenties was "Dancing Emma", and she loves dancing, organising stuff and ticking things off a list!
She studied ballet, tap and modern from the age of 5 until she was 24, singing, dancing and acting in many shows for the STC Musical Society in South Wales. With 2 daughters who dance 4 nights a week, Miss Emma understands what life is like as a dance mum!