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Teachers

Claire - Dance CLAIRE HAMER

Claire has worked in the dance industry since May 2007 where she co-founded a street dance organisation for children and adults called ‘Streetforce DC’.

The organisation has grown from strength to strength over the years and it’s three performance crews now train permanently at The Box – Portsmouth.

Dance achievements include:

  • Performing in the London 2012 Olympic Closing Ceremony (Mash Up Section with Fatboy Slim, Jessie J, Taio Cruz)
  • Creating a national street dance teaching qualification for the United Dance Organisation & EMDP.
  • Various performance & promotional events (choreography, organiser & performing) including Calvin Klein, Bench Clothing and The British Travel Awards.
  • Creative director of hip hop theatre production, Menace 2 Move.
  • Numerous other local performance events in connection with Gunwharf Quays, Portsmouth City Council, BBC South Today.

 

Rachel - Dance RACHEL STELLA LAYTON

Training: Boy Blue Entertainment, ZooNation UK Dance Company, South Downe Musical Society as well as open ballet, tap, contemporary and jazz technique classes.

A developing versatile artist. Occupation: LSA, performing arts teacher, dancer, artist, actress, singer, choreographer and young entrepreneur awards winner by Live UNTLD. Teacher at SFDC crew leader to SFDC Minis.

Experience/Education:

  • Live UNTLD young enterprise winner and achiever, junior dance off choreographer winner and best set 2011/2012, BTEC national diploma performing arts dance, jazz, gold, silver, bronze, ballet, tap, modern, musical theatre.
  • London 2012 Olympics ceremony performer. Performed with artists such as One Direction, Blur, Kinks.
  • ZooNation 10th year anniversary, I am bad – Barking Broadway with Boy Blue Entertainment, Across London performances with Boy Blue Entertainment and ZooNation.
  • Many top musicals such as: Crazy for you, Annie, Andrew Lloyd Webber – The Wizard of Oz, Joseph and Technicolor dream coat, 42nd street.
  • ITV short films, BBC children in need performance with SFDC, UDO world championships 2011.