Childrens’ dance and theatre classes Cambridge 2017-09-14T14:42:35+00:00

BODYWORK COMPANY THEATRE SCHOOL FACULTY

Jane Kerr – Head of Theatre School

Lindon Barr – Creative Director of Theatre School

fac1Lindon Barr trained at Bodywork Company, Cambridge on a full scholarship and also at many studios in Los Angeles, USA in a range of dance disciplines from Ballet to Hip Hop. Lindon is a member of the Olivier Award Winning “Boy Blue Entertainment” and is also the artistic director and main choreographer of his own company “Elementz Entertainment”.

As a choreographer Lindon’s biggest credit to date was working on the new West End Musical – Exposure (St. James Theatre, Victoria). Other choreographic credits include Samsung, Mercedes-Benz, Coca Cola, The London Fashion Festival, Vidal Sassoon & Love Box Music Festival. Lindon also worked with Maltese Artist, Brooke for her performance at the Bay Music Awards in Malta.

Lindon’s performance credits are extensive and include London 2012 Olympic Opening Ceremony, Jesus Christ Superstar (World Arena Tour), Thriller Live (West End), Into The Hoods: Remixed (West End & UK Tour), The Five (UK Tour), The Mobo Awards, BBE: Legacy, The X Factor, Breakin’ Convention, Russian Classical Ballet Theatre & EA Sports. He has also danced for Artists such as Take That, Mariah Carey, Cher Lloyd, Little Mix, Rita Ora, Coldplay & Stooshe.

Lindon’s teaching credits include Pineapple Dance Studios in London, Westside Stage School in Ireland & Bodywork Dance Studios in Cambridge. He has also judged at many competitions including Essex Street Dance Champs, Kent Street Dance Champs, Midland’s Best Dance Crew & More.

Other personal achievements include competing at the World Hip Hop Championships in Las Vegas USA and becoming the National Adult Freestyle Champion.

Savanna Madden – Theatre School Coordinator

Savanna grew up in Worthing on the South Coast of England. After gaining a BTEC National Diploma in Dance and Performance she went on to train at Bodywork Company Dance Studios in Cambridge, on a full scholarship, where she gained a Professional Diploma in Musical Theatre.

During her college years Savanna became a qualified lifeguard, a level 2 swimming teacher and gained her CYQ in Exercise to Music & Fitness Instruction. She also taught Ballet, Jazz, Musical Theatre and Tap and continued to do so after gaining her Diploma.

After graduating, Savanna mainly worked in theatre but since training in Glasgow at Acting Coach Scotland when she moved north in 2012, she has worked in film, roleplay and online presenting for the equestrian industry, removals companies and car dealerships, where a lot of her work features on YouTube.

Savanna graduated from the Part Time Step Programme in Professional Actor Training at Acting Coach Scotland in 2016 which then resulted in her moving back to the south to pursue other avenues.

At ACS she worked as the Studio Administrator and PA to the Studio Director where she was in charge of timetabling, enrolling students into classes and overseeing all the general operations of the studio.

Savanna is delighted to be joining the Theatre School team at Bodywork.

Theatre School Faculty

  • Louise Howarth – Ballet & Contemporary
  • Rachel Dawson – Ballet
  • Melissa Bravo – Commercial
  • Elena Gavriel – Contemporary
  • Nikki McGowan – Jazz
  • Katy Graham-Clare – Jazz
  • Jane Kerr – Jazz
  • Harvey Kerr – Jazz
  • Ashley Johnson – Musical Theatre
  • Savanna Madden – Musical Theatre & Jazz
  • Shean Williams – Singing
  • Jenny Edmonds – Singing
  • Lindon Barr – Street Dance, Commercial & Boys Ballet
  • Manny Tsakanika – Street Dance
  • Beth Filler – Tap

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