Some of our "Past Students"
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Danielle Williams    

Danielle is the daughter of Adele Taylor and she started dancing at the age of 2 1/2 and continued her training with the school until she was 18.

Throughout that time Danielle won numerous awards in dance festivals locally and regionally, she also won championships in Ballet, Tap and Modern.

Danielle entered the Prestigious Miss Dance of Great Britain in 2001 and in the finals held at Sheffield City Hall was awarded 3rd place .

Anthony Cranwell    
  Anthony trained at Laine Theatre Arts in Epsom, on the three year Musical Theatre course and graduated with his Musical Theatre Diploma, Laine Theatre Arts Diploma and teaching qualifications with the ISTD.

He is now a Licentiate of the ISTD Modern Theatre Dance Faculty, Associate (Diploma) of the ISTD Classical Ballet Faculty and qualified Gym Instructor with Premier Training and returned to the UK in October 2010 from living abroad for two years.
Sharon Cranwell    
  Sharon began her dance training at the Adele Taylor School of Dance, Huddersfield at the age of four.

She then went on to complete three years full time Dance and Musical Theatre training at Laine Theatre Arts in Epsom, Surrey graduating with her Laine Theatre Arts Diploma, Musical Theatre Diploma and ISTD Teaching Qualifications.

Since graduating Sharon combined performing and teaching with nurturing her business side gaining qualifications to become a Financial Advisor working for the HSBC Bank.

During these years she also choreographed and trained thecheerleading team for Premiere League Rugby Club, Huddersfield Giants andworked as a guest teacher for various schools including The Adele Taylor School of Dance (Contemporary and Jazz) and Julie-Sianne Theatre Arts.
Lucie Horsfall    
Lucie is the winner of the prestigious title of "Miss Dance of Great Britain 2012"

Lucie has attained over 16  championship titles in Ballet, Modern and Tap in the last 5 years including winner of the North of England Tap Championship.

She has succeeded in reaching the All England Finals for the last 3 years and has won the Robin Winbow award for her modern dance, a scolarship to attend Laine Theatre Arts Summer School and was chosen to dance in the All England Gala 2009 and 2011.

In July 2011 she attended the Doreen Bird Theatre Arts summer school and won an scholarship for outstanding performance.
She has nominated for the last three years to dance at the IDTA Theatre Awards in Ballet, Tap and Modern. In 2011 Lucie won the Tap Grade Award.

This year Lucie has received a nomination to attend the Modern Jazz Theatre Awards.

Lucie has attended the  Louise Browne Ballet Scholarship Centre in York for 5 years.

Lucie is now attending Laine Theatre Arts School.
Rachel  O'Hare    
  Currently Studying BA(Hons) Acting at The Arts University College Bournemouth.

She has appeared as ‘Lily’ in the short film ‘Lily’ and ‘Lynet’ in dance film ‘Fade to Dark’ and recently played  'The Princess’ in ‘The Soldiers Tale’ and ‘Marlene’ in ‘Top Girls’ .
Claire Coluccini nee Shaw     
  After winning several championships, competing in The All England Finals in London and gaining a place in Miss Dance of Great Britain, Claire was awarded a place at Studio La Pointe in Leeds where she completed a three year course in musical theatre and graduated in 2005.  
Charlotte Paxman     
    Charlotte recently graduated from The Italia Conti Academy of Theatre Arts Ltd with a National Diploma in Professional Musical Theatre. 
Chloe Knapton     
    Chloe  danced for Adele Taylor School of Dance since she was 11 years old.

In that time I feel I have achieved a lot, such as winning numerous medals and trophies at festivals, gaining high marks in IDTA examinations and being entered into the IDTA Scholarships for Modern Jazz three times where I gained special commendations.
Chloe is now in her 1st year at the Phil Whinston Theatreworks, in Blackpool.
Rosie O'Hare     

Rosie O’Hare has trained at the Adele Taylor school of Dance since the age of three and very grateful of her time there. It helped her develop a real passion for dance.

She has stared many amateur productions such as “Dorothy” in “The Wiz,” “Holly” in the “Wedding Singer” and “Gabriella” in “High School Musical.”

She is now studying at Arts Educational School in London doing a BA Hons degree in Musical Theatre.

She will always be grateful of the wonderful training and experiences she gained from attending the Adele Taylor School of Dance.