Success Stories

We are so proud of all our students, please read some of their success stories below…


Sophie Webster

SOPHIE WEBSTER has now started her Classical training at KS School of Dance. She has since been nominated to compete in the Cyril Beaumont Awards.  The Cyril Beaumont Scholarship is held annually in honour of British Dance Historian Cyril Beaumont and was originally awarded to a student of the Royal Ballet Read more….

Emily Galvin

Emily trained with us since the age of 3 and gained her Advanced 1 in Cecchetti ballet and Intermediate Foundation and Gold Medal in Classical Greek. She was also very grateful to have the opportunity to perform at Her Majesty’s Theatre multiple times.  Since leaving the BHW School of Dance Read more….

Alana Simmons

Alana joined the Buckhurst Hill & Woodford School of Dancing at the age of 3.  At the age of 15 she auditioned successfully for a place at the Urdang Academy where she trained in ballet, jazz, lyrical, contemporary, tap

Charlotte Dear

After leaving our school Charlotte gained a place on a Foundation Course at the London Studio Centre.  She then continued her studies with a degree course there.  Specialising in Contemporary Dance, Charlotte then toured with the Intoto Dance Company.

Libby Harborne

After leaving us, Libby trained at the London College of Music and performed with the LCoM Chamber choir, Symphonic Wind Orchestra, Chamber orchestra and solo recitals.  She has directed three choirs and teaches private vocal and instrumental tuition.  As an actor, Libby joined Proper Job Theatre Company in 2016 .

Lucy Webster

Lucy graduated from KS Dance in Warrington in 2019.  She has completed her teaching qualifications DDI and DDE and is hoping to join a contemporary dance company.

Tillie Wood

After leaving Buckhurst Hill & Woodford School of Dancing Tillie went on to The Italia Conti Academy of Theatre Arts aged 16, where she graduated with a diploma in performing arts. Tillie has enjoyed a vibrant career to include presenting on  Sky TV, performing in band The Tigerlilys, as well Read more….

Lauren Halil

Lauren joined us  at 4 years of age. She participated in numerous ballet and greek competitions over the years, during which time she also managed to fit in modelling assignments and television roles. Lauren’s passion and talent for street dance has led to many performances and awards in those circles Read more….

Cara O’Shea

Cara trained with us before leaving to pursue her career as a teacher with the Northern Ballet Theatre, where she has enjoyed a vibrant schedule including performance, and further study including a Bachelor Degree in Professional Practice (Classical Ballet) at Middlesex University.

Lauran Taylor-Griffin

Lauran left us to pursue her passion for dance with the Arts Education Schools London on the dance course. Having graduated she has enjoyed working on stage and TV featuring within BBC and CBBC programs such as ‘Uncle’ and ‘So Awkward’, as well as feature films, short films and adverts.