Melanie is the principal teacher at the Melanie Edmenson School of Dance.
Melanie trained at Pattison Theatre Arts College in Coventry for 3 years.
She studied RAD ISTD IDTA taking Major and teaching exams – in Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Theatre Craft , Classical Greek, National Ballroom, Latin and Anatomy.
Melanie took Speech and Drama exams at London Academy of Music & Dramatic Art.
At Melanie Edmenson School of Dance we are passionate about dance and our students work extremely hard displaying passion of their own as they grow in confidence and ability. The underlying principle behind all of our dance training is that it should be enjoyable. We believe that everyone, adult or child, learns much better and much more quickly if they are enjoying what they do!
Dance Teacher – Louise Turnbull RAD RTS
Louise teaches our classes held at Barnard Castle school and also holds her own classes in Colburn, near Catterick.
Dance Teacher – Laura Simpson.
Laura teaches Street Dance and our “Glee” class at the TCR Hub every Saturday morning.
Formerly a student at the Melanie Edmenson School of Dance, Laura returned as a dance teacher upon her return from university.
Laura is a qualified gymnastic coach and is currently studying towards her Associate qualification in Modern Jazz.
“We are extremely proud of the achievements of our past pupils many of whom have gone on to continue with their dance training at vocational colleges and universities.” Melanie Edmenson, Principal.