The Dance Section offers something for everyone with classes from Ballet to Hip
Hop and Greek to Song and Dance. Our competitors range in age from 3 years to
Senior Citizens and everything in between.
The principal aim is for our dancers to gain performance experience and to have
fun showcasing their work in a relaxed yet professional environment.
We extend a warm welcome to Jodie Clark our Dance Adjudicator for 2019
Jodie trained at Bird College where she won the Dancing Times Choreography Award
and graduated with Distinction. Jodie enjoyed a diverse performing career across
many genres including Musical Theatre, Cabaret and Contemporary Dance throughout
the UK, Europe and Worldwide on board luxury cruise liners.
Jodie is Director of Dance at The BRIT School where she teaches a range of
techniques and writes, choreographs and directs performance work. She has a
breadth of knowledge and experience including technical advancement, artistic
development, performance projects and developing and nurturing Industry links.
With effective communication skills Jodie has successfully initiated and led
some exciting multi-arts projects most recently working in Zimbabwe with Kings
She also choreographs for various corporate events, pantomimes and local theatre
projects. Jodie holds BA (Hons.) from Christchurch Canterbury University, QTS
and Fellowship status with the ISTD. She was in the first cohort to benefit from
The Dance UK Teacher mentoring programme and is an Adjudicator member of The
British and International Federation of Festivals and All England Dance. Jodie
was a keynote speaker for the FA Talent ID Conference and is developing her
practice with motivational climates, researching the benefits of responsibility,
environment and relationships to enhance training young performers.