Miss Caroline began dancing locally at the age of 5. At the age of just 20, she opened her school in a small village hall on the outskirts of Derby. 28 years later the school is one of Derby’s most unique and thriving schools. She trained at the Royal Academy of Dance where she gained the Certificate in Ballet Teaching studies and became a RAD registered teacher and mentor. She is also a Licentiate and Associate of the NATD & ISTD and holds both Module 1 & 2 with Acrobatic Arts. Miss Caroline has extensive experience in Teaching, Coaching, Performing, Choreographing & Directing spanning more than 25 years.
Miss Caroline is the Head Coach and Programme Director of Derby Diamonds Cheer. Other qualifications include a Diploma in Contemporary Dance, Zumba Qualified, BGU & NCSSE Cheerleading Coach, RSA Exercise to Music & LAMDA Grade 8. She also has an enhanced DRB.
Caroline has performed with leading companies for more than 20 years. Roles include ‘Nancy’ in Oliver, ‘Irene’ in Crazy for You, ‘Charity’ in Sweet Charity, ‘Ado Annie’ in Oklahoma, ‘Lilly’ in Annie to name but a few. Other shows include West Side Story, Jesus Christ Superstar, Barnum, 42nd Street, Jekyll & Hyde, Kiss me Kate, Mame & Annie get your Gun and Singing in the Rain.
She is also Founder and Director and Choreographer of Derby Youth Musical Theatre who have produced sell out productions of Our House, Grease, Phantom of the Opera & Guys & Dolls.