ABOUT LISA HANDLEY
Lisa trained at the Debra Simmons School of Dance before moving on to Phil Winston’s Theatreworks where she completed 3 years of professional dance and theatre training. After performing in professional panto as Dance Captain and achieving Royal Caribbean cruise contracts she decided, under Mr Winston and Miss Lister’s guidance to pursue a professional teaching and choreography career.
She has spent time as the regional tap trainer for the Billy Elliott academy and spent 6 years as choreographer of a dance program in New Jersey, USA where her choreography won at regional competitions.
She has choreographed Miss Dance and Championship dances and her students have received many commendations at Theatre Award level and successfully gone on to professional training and work.
Lisa is now a partner at the Debra Simmons School of Dance and Theatre Examiner of the International Dance Teachers Association and a festival championship adjudicator.