Who Teaches Private Dance Lessons?

Who Teaches Our Private Dance Lessons?

Our Instructors are Highly Trained and Experienced

The London Academy Of Dance offer private dance lessons with a range of experienced Instructors who have many years of coaches pupils of all levels of abilities.

When any new student comes for private dance lessons, at The London Academy Of Dance, they will be taught by some of the countries best dance teachers.

We are very selective as to who is employed at The London Academy Of Dance and we ensure that our teachers are experienced instructors and they have an extensive dance CV before teaching any classes or private dance lessons.

Our instructors are either former or current full time dance competitors or they hold teaching certificates with a leading dance teaching association.

We're proud to say that some of our teachers hold teaching qualifications with the ISTD, IDTA, SDTA and the WDC.

The London Academy Of Dance also runs its own Ballroom and Latin American dance teacher training course where only the best candidates are often then hired and trained further before teaching pupils at the school.

Whether you're a complete beginner, an experienced dancer or you're looking to learn your first dance routine, all of the instructors at The London Academy of Dance will be able to offer you private dance lessons which allow you to reach your dancing goals.

Our Instructors Include:

Greg Gillespie

The Principal instructor at The London Academy Of Dance, Greg holds teaching qualifications with the ISTD, IDTA and SDTA including a Fellowship with the ISTD. Greg teaches only a select few students who range from beginner dancers to exam students and experienced competitors.

Private dance lessons with Greg are often not available to new students due to his other commitments. If you are interested in having private dance lessons with Greg, then email us at: bookings@thelondonacademyofdance.com stating that you would like to be taught by Greg. His availability is very limited. 

Christy Kotsikafi

As well as offering private dance lessons and teaching group classes, Christy is the studio manager at The London Academy Of Dance and teaches a variety of different pupils through out the week. Most of the private dance lessons which Christy teaches are for social dancers and for wedding couples.

Armand Botha

Armand is a new addition to the Academy and is a Junior level teacher. Having succesfully complete the Academies unique teacher training course, Armand was then employed as a teacher and continues to develop his teaching under the guidance of the Academies Principal and Senior teachers.

Dan Tolley

Daniel started dancing at the age of 11, taking GCSE and A-Level qualifications before continuing his studies in Dance to Further Education. He has taken many opportunities to perform from representing his county to working with professional companies performing at venues including the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, Resolution @ The Place and even a French Opera Company.
During his time at Middlesex University, Daniel studied a range of Dance styles and started his journey into Latin & Ballroom dancing. After gaining a BA Hons degree, he pursued his passion for teaching by achieving a PGCE from Liverpool Hope University while continuing his Latin & Ballroom training at the Topaz Dance Centre.

Rebecca Hadrill

Information coming soon....

Sophie Hamtpon

Information coming soon....

Lessons are available by purchasing single lessons on a Pay As you Go rate or through our package of pre paid discounted lessons.

Wedding Dance Lessons

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For more information about private dance lessons at The London Academy Of Dance, email our office at: bookings@thelondonacademyofdance.com