Louise has been teaching at UDC since 2018 and has a wealth of knowledge within the dance industry. Louise is an active examiner for GCSE dance.
Louise works closely with youth dance groups and education in dance.
Louise was asked to join a specialist performing arts school in Hertfordshire as their Head of Dance. Here she worked with exceptional students of performing arts who went straight into working professional within the arts industry (Sam Smith), or were successfully accepted into schools such as Urdang Academy, and onto associate and pre-vocational training courses with The Royal Ballet School, London Contemporary Dance School and Trinity Laban.
Louise left her Head of Dance post in 2010 to become the Creative Learning Manager at Sadler’s Wells Theatre. Here she worked with professional companies such as New Adventures, Jasmin Vardimon, Hofesh Shechter, Richard Alston, Sidi Larbi Chakaouri, Ballet Boyz and Zoonation, to develop projects to showcase and promote the best of dance. She was also part of the team that created and produced the main stage, community production of Sum of Parts.
BA Honours dance performance
Qualified Teacher Status (Dance)