Instep Alumni

 

Abi Mortimer

  • Student at Brockhill and Instep
  • BA Hons Chichester University First Class Honours
  • MA Dance  Chichester
  • Hayes Award for achievement in the  the Arts
  • Co Founder and Director of Lila Dance
  • Freelance choreographer  and professional dancer
  • Co Founder and Artistic Director MayaKaras
  • Senior Lecturer at University College Chichester

Zoe Laker

  • Student at Brockhill and Instep
  • BA Hons in PE and Dance Chester
  • Head of Dance Department Folkestone School for Girls

Cara Morgan

  • Student at Brockhill and Instep
  • BA Hons Dance Roehampton
  • Teacher at Brockhill Park Performing Arts College
  • Currently Head of Dance at Canterbury High School
  • Part time teacher of dance Highworth  Grammar
  • Teacher at Instep dance Cpmpany
  • Part time  dance teacher at Highworth Grammar

Kelly Sanguiseppe

  • Student at Brockhill Park and Instep
  • BA Hons Dance
  • Dance Teacher at Highworth Grammar

Jo Lawlor

  • Student at Instep
  • BA Hons Dance Chichester
  • Teacher at Brockhill Park performing Arts College
  • Head of Dance / AST Sir Robert Woodard Academy

 Philippa Jones

  • Performer Lea Anderson “Flag” 2004
  • Member of MayaKara Dance Company 2005 - 6
  • UCC BA Hons. 2007 – 10
  • GTP Dance (BPPAC – Distinction)
  • Head of  Dance Department Park Performing Arts College
  • Teacher / choreographer at Instep Dance Company

Kate Egan

  • Student at Brockhill and Instep
  • BA Hons performing Arts Chichester
  • Teacher at Brockhill Park Performing Arts College
  • Head of Drama at BPPAC

Felicity Johnson

  • Student at Brockhill and Instep
  • BA Hons Dance  
  • GTP in Dance Brockhill Park Performing Arts College
  • Primary teacher

Kai Downham

  • Member of MayaKara Dance Company 2006- 7
  • Youth Dance England. Young Creative’s finalist 2008
  • UCC BA Hons Dance 1st Class Honours 2008 - 11
  • Dancer with Ballet Boyz 2009 – 11
  • Apprentice Wayne McGregor. Blink Project 2011
  • Performer/ choreographer for Resolution   2012
  • Teacher/ choreographer at Instep Dance Company
  • Instructor of dance at Brockhill Park Performing Arts College
  • Dancer with Lîla Dance  2012 – 13
  • Arts Co ordinator Canterbury High School
  • Guidance Manager : Folkestone Academy

 Joe Darby

  • Performer Lea Anderson “Flag” 2004
  • Member of MayaKara Dance Company 2006- 7
  • UCC BA Hons 1st class Hons 2007 - 10
  • Dancer with Ballet Boyz 2009
  • Dancer with Lîla Dance 2009 / 10
  • MA Transitions Dance Company Laban 2010/11
  • Performer/ choreographer for Resolution 2012
  • Teacher/ choreographer at Instep Dance Company 
  • Dancer with Lîla Dance 2012/ 13/ 15/ 16
  • Freelance teacher and choreographer

 Matthew Rees

  • Member of MayaKara Dance Company 2006- 7
  • Ballet Boyz dancer 2009 – current

 Zack Dennis

  • Member of MayaKara Dance Company 2006- 7
  • UCC BA Hons Dance 1st Class Hons 2008 - 11
  • Dancer with Ballet Boyz 2009
  • Dancer with Udify Dance Company 2011- 12
  • Teacher/ choreographer at Instep Dance Company
  • Guidance manager Folkestone Academy
  • Working in recruitment

Rachel Lythgoe

  • Performer Lea Anderson Flag 2004
  • Member of MayaKara Dance Company 2006 – 7
  • University of Loughborough Sport Science with Dance BA Hons
  • GTP Dance teacher Brockhill Performing Arts College (20011/12)
  • Teacher at Folkestone Academy Primary school
  • Teacher at Highworth Grammar

Carl McCabe

  • Member of MayaKara Dance Company  2006
  • Brockhill Performing Arts College  Technical Director – 2013
  • Instep Dance Company Production Director
  • Primary School Teacher

Remi Weaver

  • Student at Brockhill  and  Instep
  • Technical team at Brockhill Performing Arts College
  • Technician Marlowe Theatre Canterbury

Sam Harbour

  • Member of MayaKara Dance Company 2007 - 8
  • UCC undertaking BA Hons Dance.
  • Youth Dance England, Young Creative’s finalist 2009
  • Dancer Udify Dance Company 2011
  • Apprentice dancer  with Ben Wright
  • Teacher/ Dancer / choreographer at Instep Dance Company 
  • Manager at Drift In

Becky Butler

  • Performer Lea Anderson “Flag” 2004
  • Member of MayaKara Dance Company 2006- 8
  • Youth Dance England. Young Creative’s finalist 2008
  • UCC undertaking BA Hons Dance
  • Apprentice Lîla Dance Company 2011/ 12
  • Teacher/ Choreographer / Dancer Instep Dance Company
  • MA in dance Studies at UCC  ( MAP Dance)
  • Teacher of dance at Mascalls School

Jamie Platts

  • MayaKara Dance Company member 2006 – 7
  • UCC Sport BA Hons with QTS
  • Including Dance Modules
  • PE teacher at Folkestone Academy
  • Head of House at Folkestone Academy

 Daniel Baker

  • Performer Lea Anderson “Flag” 2004,
  • MayaKara Dance Company member 2009/ 10
  • The Place Conservatoire, London
  • Verve Dance Company MA
  • Joined the marines  2016

Joe Bovis

  • Working as a cultural ambassador at Disney Florida for 2014 / 15
  • UCC Dance BA Hons
  • Performer Lea Anderson “Flag” 2004
  • MayaKara Dance Company member 2007 – 10
  • Instep member
  • Former Cultural Representative at Walt Disney World
  • Working in Resources at Handle Recruitment

 Beth Dare 

  • UCC Dance BA Hons.
  • MayaKara Dance Company member  2009 / 10 / 11
  • Instep member
  • Apprentice Lila Dance 2015
  • Working in childcare as a private  nanny 

Daisy Murphy 

  • UCC Dance BA Hons.
  • MayaKara Dance Company member 2010
  • Instep member
  • Freelance dance artist,
  • Now operates her own dance group : Daisy Murphy Youth dance 2015/16

Natasha Durham

  • Working at Camp America pending returm to the area as a freelance artist
  • UCC Dance BA Hons
  • MayaKara Dance Company member 2010
  • Instep member
  • Teacher/ practitioner at Instep Dance Company
  • Working in estate agency

Jacob Bray

  • UCC Dance BA Hons
  • MayaKara Dance Company member 2010
  • Instep member
  • MA dance Performance
  • Participant in Choreo Lab 2016
  • Will show his recent work at Resolutions 2017

Jemma Wead

  • UCC Dance BA Hons
  • MayaKara Dance Company member 2010
  • Instep member
  • MA Dance Performance
  • Working as a freelance dance teacher

Elle Weekes 

  • MayaKara Dance Company member 2009/12
  • Laban Conservatoire Of dance and Music , London  BA Hons
  • Teacher at Instep dance Company 2016
  • Working in teacher recruitment 

 Aaron Bentley

  • Member of Instep dance Company
  • MayaKara Dance Company member 2008/12
  • Trained at Laban Conservatoire Of dance and Music
  • Winner of BBC's Let it Shine and currently rehearsing for the UK Tour of The Band

Rhiannon Williams

  • Member of Instep dance Company
  • Mayakara member 20110 / 12
  • Graduate for Plymouth University BA Hons Dance ( 1st Class)
  • Returned to Folkestone area
  • Training to deliver dance with Instep dance Company 2016/ 17
  • Working as a freelance teacher

 

Currently in  Dance training:

  • Conor Fortune London school of Contemporary Dance
  • Elena Robertson London School of Contemporary Dance
  • Emma Tarabay Northern School of Contemporary Dance foundation year now undertaking Media degree
  • Taz Judge University of Chichester  Dance
  • Nick Dare University of Chichester  Dance
  • Bryony White University of Chichester  Dance
  • Sophie Page Laban Conservatoire
  • Darren Payne Laban Conservatoire
  • Libby Clarke Middlesex University