Our Graduates

Graduates from the College are able to choose diverse career paths as a result of a broad and thorough training. Currently, graduates are appearing in musicals and shows all over Europe, pantomime in the UK, and on cruise liners all over the world. Many other students are finding success within the pop industry.

Our Graduates say
90%

of recent graduates employed within the industry within 6 months

Dance credits: Take That, One Direction, Olly Murs, The Saturdays, Little Mix, Girls Aloud, Spice Girls, Clothes Show Live, Florence and the Machine, Duffy, Cheryl Cole, Kylie, Pixie Lott, Tom Jones, Anastasia, Shaka Khan and Lulu.
Film/TV Credits include Disney’s Mary Poppins Returns (2018), Wonder Woman (2017), and BBC series Penny Dreadful. Dancing on TV shows: X Factor, BGT, Strictly Come Dancing, John Barrowman’s Tonight’s the Night, BBC’s Over the Rainbow and the Paul O’Grady Show.
TV Commercials: Schweppes, Virgin, VO5, Swatch, Sky, M&S, The Kooples, Smirnoff Vodka, Honda and HTC.
Choreographer: CBBC’s The 4 O’Clock Club and The Voice of Ireland.

Johnny White

Graduate

Since graduating Nathan has danced with major artists at various music festivals including Bestival, Electric Daisy Carnival and The Secret Garden Party. Nathan is a backing dancer for UK artists such as Jess Glynne and Clean Bandit. Nathan will soon be going off to perform on a Scandinavian Cruise Line Contract.

Nathan Phoenix

Graduate

Lauren has been working as a commercial dancer and model since graduating in 2010. Dancing at the MTV EMA Awards with Robin Thicke, two European arena tours for Scooter and featuring in a George Michael music video. Lauren features in TV commercials for Nokia, Pepsi, I’m a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here and Airtel. Lauren features in internet virals for Addidas, HSBC, Ford and Marie Claire. Lauren models for both H&M and New Look.

Lauren Clements Hill

Graduate

Our graduate, Janet Montgomery has an extremely successful career as an actress in both TV and Film, working in the UK and LA. Some of her film credits include: Black Swan (2010), Our Idiot Brother (2011) in an ensemble cast with Paul Rudd, Rashida Jones and Zooey Deschanel and Romans (2017) opposite Orlando Bloom. TV credits include: Skins (2008), The League (2010), Human Target (2010), Entourage (2011), Merlin (2012), Downton Abbey (2013) and Black Mirror (2014). Janet has also appeared in BBC drama series Spies of Warsaw (2013) and Dancing on the Edge (2013 alongside David Tenant, Chiwetel Ejiofor and Matthew Goode. Janet is the female lead in tv series Made in Jersey (2012) and Salem (2016).

Janet Montgomery

Graduate

Since graduating in 2012, Thomas has performed in the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympics, been in Flashmobs for Sainsbury’s and Vodafone, presented at many events and exhibitions and is currently on his second contract with Carnival Cruise Lines performing on their newest ship ‘Carnival Sunshine’.

Thomas Brackley

Graduate

Nicole is currently dance captain on a UK tour called Seaside Cirque, having previously appeared in a UK tour called Clockwork. Nicole is a featured dancer at corporate events for Vodafone, Vogue Magazine, Financial Times and hair shows for L'Oreal, Moroccan Oil and Paul Mitchell. Nicole has also worked on a mediterranean cruise with Costa cruises and more.

Nicole Sterling

Graduate

Nicolette graduated in 2013 and went off to Disneyland Paris as a parade performer and as the character Princess Belle from Beauty and the Beast. Nicolette is now dance captain performing on the Boudicca, a Fred Olsen Cruise Ship for Mirage.

Nicolette Bazeley

Graduate

Tobias was a finalist in Britain’s Got Talent (2010) and winner of Sky’s ‘Got to Dance’ as part of duo ‘Duplic8’. Tobias has also been a commercial backing dancer at the Brit Awards and for Cheryl Cole, Taylor Swift, Coldplay, Kaiser Chiefs, Lou Lou, Take That, Tinie Tempah, Anastasia, Chaka Chan, Lily Allen. Tobias has been a featured performer on the Ellen De’generas show.

Tobias Mead

Graduate

Hannah graduated in 2009, and has worked as a model and commercial dancer. Hannah’s dance credits include: X Factor, Olly Murs, Kylie Minogue, Robin Thicke, Katy Perry, Britain’s Got Talent, The Kooks, JLS, Agent Provocateur and the NEC Clothes Show Live. Hannah’s modelling credits include: Adidas, Harvey Nichols, Sony, Very.co.uk, Nivea and more, recently being featured in the Marks & Spencer Christmas Advert. Hannah’s feature film credits: Star Wars: The Force Awakens as Daisy Ridley’s body double and Guy Ritchie’s King Arthur: Legend of the Sword. Music Video credits include: James Morrison, Katie Melua and Ellie Goulding. Hannah is currently a resident dancer on TV show Dance, Dance, Dance.

Hannah Levitt-Collins

Graduate

Our graduate Jaron has had success within the commercial dance industry, predominantly with Little Mix and creative director Beth Honan of Dancers Inc. Jaron has been featured in Little Mix music videos: Move and Salute. Toured with Little Mix in Australia, Japan, UK, USA and performed at V Festival, X Factor, Capital Summertime Ball, US Teen Choice Awards and Brit Awards. In addition, Jaron has commercial dance credits for X Factor and BGT (Brian Friedman), Diversity, Fleur East, Lethal B, Craig David and Kylie Minogue. Jaron also teaches at Studio 68.

Jaron Johnson

Graduate

Check out Jaron in Little Mix’s latest music video for ‘Salute’!

Since graduating Kyle was contracted to P&O cruises and travelled the world for 6 and a half months visiting places he had never even dreamed of. Following this, Kyle moved to Paris for a year contracted as a show boy at the world famous Lido de Paris on the Champs Élysées. Kyle is currently a drag queen at the Famous Funny girls Cabaret bar in Blackpool. During each contract Kyle worked on several TV shows, music videos and documentaries.

Kyle Cooke

Graduate

Domenico since graduating has secured three consecutive contracts with Costa Cruises.

Dominico De Niro

Graduate

Billy graduated in 2014 and is going to work in the Caribbean with Peel Talent on the Thompson Celebration Cruise ship for the next 6 months! Prior to this Billy filmed with BBC4 for an upcoming documentary on the history of dance with Len Goodman.

Billy-Joe Poole

Graduate

Since graduating Tom has worked for both P&O Australia and Princess Cruises. With Spirit Productions, Tom spent a year in Las Vegas at the NYNY Hotel and Casino in ‘Spirit of the Dance’, ‘Dancing Queen’ and following this an Asian tour with Spirit. Tom toured the UK in ‘Ireland’s Call’ and now works in the costume departments for Film/TV and Musicals. Costume Department credits include: Priscilla Queen of the Desert UK tour, Rocky Horror Picture Show UK tour and Dirty Dancing UK tour.

Tom Darlington

Graduate

Since graduating, Katie has been working as a commercial dancer and her credits include dancing for The Vamps, AlunaGeorge, Saracens Rugby, Schwarzkopf, Redken, Barclaycard, Volkswagen and Santander.

Katie Rose-Rudkin

Graduate

Michael has experienced success in the West End, as part of the original West End cast of Hairspray, Ghost the Musical, The Book of Mormon and a UK tour of A Chorus Line. He has also danced for X Factor UK, Take That, Little Mix and the Royal Variety Show. Michael also works as a model and actor, signed to W Model Management agency and is featured in Addidas campaigns/TV Commercials.

Michael Peters

Graduate

On graduating Joe worked for Beau Productions at a range of corporate gigs in central London. Following this, a production dancer and assistant dance captain onboard Celebrity Infinity for Qdos Productions. A cruise contract onboard Fred Olsen’s Balmoral and now is currently, Dance Captain/Company Performance Manager for Grayboy Entertainment onboard P&O Australia Pacific Eden.

Joe Alabaster

Graduate

Our graduate, Hamilton has danced for various artists including Justin Bieber, Take That and Ed Sheeran. He was a permanent teacher at both Pineapple Studios and Studio 68 until moving out to LA, where he is greatly in demand as a teacher at Millenium Dance Complex and The Edge Performing Arts.

Hamilton Evans

Graduate

Michael graduated in 2012 and has since been extremely busy performing in a collection of irish shows on board Silja Symphony, 2 UK tours with Essence of Ireland, and numerous pantomimes namely Peter Pan, Cinderella and Snow White. Michael has just finished touring with Essence of Ireland as the principal dancer and will soon be off to Niagara Falls with Spirit of the Dance.

Michael Burr

Graduate

Sian, since graduating, has been working and exploring the world non-stop, working predominantly in India for Star Line Cruises, Film/TV/Music Video and Commercial shoots in Bollywood - feature films Sikka, Sadhu, Akhil, Bollywood film music launch Shaandaar with Shahid Kapoor and Alia Bhatt, Music Video for Rahki Sawant, Gio Collection TV campaign and Indian TV shows: Deal or No Deal and Jahlak – India’s Strictly Come Dancing. Sian is currently on a 9 month tour of the USA with Mexican Circus ‘Circo Hermanos Vasquez’.

Sian Rebecca Stracey

Graduate

Montana graduated in 2011 and has found success as a commercial dancer and model, her credits include music videos for artists: Alexandra Burke, Skepta, Niki and the Dove, David Morales ftRoisin Murphy. Live performances and TV appearances for X Factor, Britain’s Got Talent, Ministry of Sound and E4’s series Party House. Modelling and promotional work for Barclaycard, Silverstone F1, Ikea, Samsung, Mercedes Benz, Bacardi and Stella Artois.

Montana Darby

Graduate

Since graduating Olivia has worked predominantly in Mumbai, India with a Bollywood contract performing at the Global Indian Music Awards and IPL opening ceremony, music videos and on Indian TV’s ‘Dancing with the Stars’. Olivia is currently on a contract in Turkey with WEP Production, as Alice in ‘Alice in Wonderland’ and featured dancer as Billy Bones in ‘Treasure Island’. In the UK, Olivia also worked on a Christmas TV/Radio and online campaign for BT Sport and performed at the Emirates Stadium for Arsenal on Boxing Day.

Olivia Hepworth

Graduate

Most recently Charlotte is in Thriller Live, UK/Europe and China Tours. Charlotte has worked as a commercial model, signed to BMA Model Management – examples of work include Alternative Hairshow at the Royal Albert Hall, Firetrap ‘Deadly Denim’, Stella McCartney Addidas Launch, Schwazkopf and Marks and Spencers. Dance contract at the The Venetian Resort in Macau, dancing for ‘Ventian’ events such as Bruno Mars, The Rolling Stones and Gold Boxing Championships. Additionally, TV Commercials for MTV and Uniqlo.

Charlotte Bazeley

Graduate

Our graduate Rachele has now moved to Paris on a seven month contract for La Nouvelle Eve. Rachele previously performed with the group The Gatsby Girls and was a core member of the Showgirl Entertainment group.

Rachele Louise

Graduate

Scarlett graduated in 2016, and is currently on her first job as a resident dancer at La Folie Douce Val d'isere in the alps, following a rehearsal period in Paris. Scarlett is also signed to Skin London Agency.

Scarlett Pannifer

Graduate

Our graduate Tamara, since leaving college in 2014 has appeared in TV commercials for 02 Priority/Ed Sheeran, H&M’s campaign with Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett. Her TV and Film credits include: ITV’s ‘Mr. Selfridge’, Sky’s ‘Critical’ and the feature film ‘Legend’ starring Tom Hardy. Additionally, Tamara has worked as a dancer or model for Elton John’s Aids Foundation, Christian Louboutin, Winter Wonderland, Firetrap ‘Deadly Denim’ campaign and Disneyland Paris.

Tamara Perks

Graduate

Adam's credits include playing Gavroche in the West End's 'Les Miserables' and Marton in 'An Enemy of the People' at the National Theatre. Adam has been part of the Starlight Express family for 10 years, in a variety of roles, including Greaseball, Dustin, Hip Hopper Engines in Bochum and Berlin, Germany. Adam also has participated in the show as a member of the band on drums and is part of the roller blade training programme. Adam has also been in the Warner Brothers' Harry Potter franchise.

Adam Sheffield

Graduate
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