OUR TEAM 

Our staff are very friendly and very approachable. We aim to provide professional tuition with a fun atmosphere.  
 
Whether a pupil wishes to go on to teach, perform or just dance for enjoyment we want to help and encourage everyone. 
Private tuition is available as well as choreography for shows, events and auditions. 
 
All of our teachers are DBS checked and hold first aid certificates. We hold various qualifications and are fully insured. 
PRINCIPAL: VICKY-ANNE MARTIN 
 
F.I.D.T.A FS,STREET , L.I.D.T.A BT,T,TC , A.I.D.T.A MJ, ANATOMY DIP, MUSICAL THEATRE TEACHING DIP, DANCE EXERCISE DIP, ALAM, GSM (CERT IN ACTING), BTEC IN PERFORMING ARTS 
 
Vicky-Anne's love for dance and performing arts was apparent from a young age. She attended local dance and drama schools and competed across the country in festivals and championships. 
 
Vicky-Anne's first professional performance was at the age of 9 when she appeared in the world premiere of The Hobbit. She then appeared in various pantomimes, shows and promotional shows including The Hit Man and Her. Vicky-Anne continued to study towards her teaching qualifications whilst gaining valuable experience teaching in other schools. Vicky-Anne is a Fellow member of the I.D.T.A and holds recognised teacher award with the Council of Dance Education & Training. 
 
Teaching has always been her passion and she loves to see pupils go on to perform and teach themselves. Vicky-Anne is very proud of the Academy's 100% success rate in exams and has helped many of her pupils qualify as teachers themselves. Vicky-Anne continues to further her own knowledge to keep classes current, fresh and exciting for the pupils. 
 
ASHLEIGH GRAHAM 
 
Ashleigh received her early dance training in the North East of England at Heritage Dance Studio, where she later became a teacher of many styles of dance, alongside singing and acting. 
 
ALICE THORNE 
 
Alice began her dancing journey at The Vicky-Anne Academy when she was just 3 years old. It was apparent from the start that Alice loved to dance and soon attended classes in all subjects. She worked continuously to improve and learn studying GCSE dance at school as well. 
 
ROXANNE MORTIMER 
 
Roxanne started dancing at the age of 4, for 1 hour a week at a small local school. At the age of 8, she moved on to study at the Charnwood School of dance where she trained in RAD and ISTD syllabus. At the age of 16, she went onto Brooksby Melton College to study A level performing arts. 
 
LYDIA MARTIN 
 
Lydia-Kay has danced at The Vicky-Anne Academy all of her life. She enjoys all types of dance as well as singing & acting. Lydia currently teaches various classes at the Academy and is a very popular member of the team. She recently gained her Associate Freestyle Teaching certificate with the I.D.T.A and is busy studying for further qualifications in dance as well as Business studies. 
 
DEE BURTON 
 
Dee also began dancing at Vicky-Anne's from an early age. She studied hard and successfully auditioned at Phil Winstons Theatre Works where she studied for 3 years. Dee danced professionally for many years performing at The Blackpool Tower, The Grand Theatre, Blackpool Pleasure Beach and many other Theatres throughout the country in Panto. 
 
ELLA-MAY STANIER 
 
Ella-May first attended The Vicky-Anne Academy at the age of 4 where she took classes in dancing, singing and drama. 
From the age of 11, Ella attended The Sylvia Young Theatre School in London then completed her diploma at Millennium Performing Arts. She finally went on to gain her degree in Musical Theatre at Guildford School of Acting. 
 
JAI HILLS 
 
Jai is the Academy's Break Dance teacher and is very talented as both a performer and a Teacher. Jai's credits include featured dancer at hundreds of Break Dance events held at various places such as Sadlers Wells London, Zoo Nation annual tour, O2 ,Wembley Arena and many more.