About Gillian

After her first lesson at the age of 5, dance and performance became Gill’s passion and very quickly she made it her quest to follow a career in dancing. Gill’s commitment and drive soon led her to become a competitive dancer, winning many amateur championship titles including the European Championships. Gill went on to work professionally on stage for ten years and had a very successful career as a backing dancer working with many well-known celebrities and artistes she was also a part of the boogie night stage show tour.

Gill is a highly qualified dance teacher and fitness coach, her qualifications included F.I.T.D.A. F(U.K.A.P.TD) F(RnR) A.F.K.A, A.D.F.P and B.C.B.D in which she has been teaching for over 17 years at the highest level which is the fellowship UKAPTD. Gill is also a well-known Championship Adjudicator, Lecturer and Choreographer training many dancers to a championship levels including the current World Freestyle Solo Champion. Gillian is renowned for training dance teams who have gone on to win the European and World Championships. Gillian is fully CRB Certified and enhanced and another role Gill takes on is a dance coordinator at Primary and Secondary schools in the Staffordshire area. In 2007 Gill was awarded the prestigious Le Classique de Danse Award for best professional teacher, Gill was honored to receive this award and considers this as one of her proudest moments through her career.

Gillian’s wealth of experience is passed down to all of her students attending Class One Dance Academy and she looks forward to pushing Class One through the highest levels of quality dance tuition in examinations, competitions and annual stage shows.