Choreographer and Dance Specialist – Saturday Dance Coach
Samantha is considered to be one of the UK’s leading street dance specialists.
Over the past six years Samantha has been working closely with the ISTD – the Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing – to create, develop and act as a consultant for their new street dance syllabus and glossary. This is for students and teachers of the style.
She has also recently co-produced and directed the accompanying DVD for the society.
She is the international leading expert for this genre within the society and continues to train teachers worldwide in the delivery of this work as well as the continual development of this exciting genre. She has helped hundreds of schools bridge the gap between the studio and street, introducing street dance into their disciplines in a safe, structured and authentic way. Sam currently offers group and individual training for dancers and teachers to study towards their Student Teacher and Associate qualification.
Samantha has over 15 years of professional experience within the entertainment industry. Her choreographic expertise spans across television, theatre, corporate and film working with actors, singers, comedians and dancers as well as ‘non movers’, bringing a wealth of skills to each project and drawing from a multitude of dance genres and styles.
Samantha is also a highly experienced, accomplished and qualified teacher of dance and offers workshops, masterclasses and team building projects across the UK and internationally working with children and adults, beginners and professionals.
Samantha has a friendly, sensitive and authentic approach to ensure artists feel at ease when creating and developing material, ensuring their artistic integrity while delivering a quality service.