Fiona Smith

ANATD, BA (Hons), DipSW, MA

Fiona is the principal of our dance school which she attended herself from 1988 onwards. Fiona has NATD Associate dance teacher qualifications in Tap, Modern and Ballet (gaining Distinctions in all three) and an NATD Diploma in Contemporary dance teaching. Fiona grew up in Cheadle Hulme and trained at local dance schools. Fiona’s continued professional development has included classes at Broadway Dance Center (2003, 2013) where she had the fortune of taking a masterclass with Savion Glover. Fiona has taught dance in a wide variety of settings including schools, charities and community groups. Fiona’s choreography credits include Humbug (Royal Opera House, York 2000), High School Musical (Stockport Plaza, 2008) and Barnum (Brookdale Theatre, 2009).
Georgina Lunt

BA (Hons) PGCE with QTS

Georgina currently teaches three of our adult tap classes. Georgina joined our dance school twenty years ago and became a Junior Teaching Assistant ten years ago. Georgina’s passion for tap dancing and energetic approach makes her classes very popular.
Jennifer Bates

BA (Hons)

Jennifer started her dance training at age 5, progressing through NATD examinations and competing in national festivals. After studying dance at GCSE and A level she gained a place at De Montfort University in Leicester receiving a BA Hons in Contemporary Dance 2:1.

After university, Jennifer worked for a year teaching dance and sports in primary schools. Jennifer joined Fiona Watson School Of Dance in September 2015 and completed her Diploma in Contemporary dance in February 2016. She currently teaches all Monday and Wednesday classes.