Melissa is and experienced and qualified Starz Ballet® teacher after completing the Starz Ballet® Teacher Training Programme in January 2012 . Melissa has danced for 17 years with an established Theatre Arts School, covering many aspects of dance including ballet, tap, modern, jazz and street dance. Melissa also has a BTEC Nationla Diploma in Children’s Care, Learning and Development and BA Hons in Childhood, Youth and Community Studies.
Kim trained using the ISTD syllabus and took ballet exams from Grade 1 right through to the intermediate level. Attending Barton Peveril college, Kim successfully achieved her GNVQ in Performing Arts and also studied AS level Dance. As a member of the Hampshire Youth Dance company, Kim experienced dancing in various theatre venues around Hampshire. As mum to her two young girls, Kim is also an experienced ‘ballet mum’ so can closely relate to Starz customers’!