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I'm Laura-Jane, and my dance journey commenced at the age of 3. Since then, I've delved into a myriad of dance styles, ranging from Ballet to Street Jazz and even Cheerleading. With certifications as an IDTA and UKDDF Dance teacher, coupled with my role as an NCSSE Cheerleading Coach, I bring over a decade of teaching expertise to Studio 86.

But beyond the dance realm, I hold a BEd in Primary Education, showcasing my dedication to making dance both enjoyable and challenging for students of all ages. My ultimate aim is to ensure each child's unique needs and abilities are catered to, nurturing a passion for dance that lasts a lifetime.

Behind the scenes, I'm fortunate to have an exceptional team of professional dancers, each boasting years of experience and extensive training. I'm incredibly proud of this talented ensemble. Discover more about them below.

Laura-Jane - Principal of Studio 86 Dance School. Dance Classes and dance lessons in Derby.
Laura-Jane Appleton - Studio 86 owner signature


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