20 Dec SMC: Cruise Lines and Contracts
Many of our talented graduates are working on board cruise ships, sailing the seas all over the world and are fortunate to be able to travel and explore the world whilst performing. Our graduates are on board or have worked for the following cruise liners: Carnival Cruises, Costa Cruises, Fred Olsen Cruises, P&O Cruises, Thompson Cruises, Princess Cruises and Celebrity Cruises to name but a selection!
Laura Minnithorpe, 2016 Graduate
‘Upon graduating, I am now embarking on my first professional dance contract with Costa cruises sailing around the Indian Ocean for 7 months. I am unbelievably excited to start a new chapter in my life after a fabulous three years at Stella Mann.’
Laura is performing onboard Costa Cruises‘ ship Neoromantica, set to sail around the Indian Ocean (Mauritius, Seychelles and Madagascar) before making its way to South East Asia.
Danielle Wilkinson, 2016 Graduate
Following 10 weeks of rehearsal and having already docked in various destinations around the mediterranean such as Malta and Rhodes.
Graduates Nicolette Bazeley (2013), Dan Ablitt (2013), James Paylor (2009) and Tom McGarrity (2015)
Joe Alabaster, Graduate 2013
Joe has worked as 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.