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WHY CHOOSE US?

Experience

With over 15 years of teaching in studios, schools (and on Zoom!), and entertaining at parties, festivals and events….we truly have delivered dance to every corner of the globe. We have won national awards, including UK's Best Dance Class and were even featured on ITV News for our contribution to kids mental health during the pandemic. We love sharing the joy of dance and invite you to come and join the Funky Family!

Quality

From the founder, to the management team, to the teachers; we are all professional dancers….dance is what we do. Therefore, the dance training and standard of teaching is of the highest calibre. Our passionate, engaging, positive team have dance running through their veins! When we're not hosting dance events for your kids, we are dancing with global popstars, on the West End and even in blockbuster movies! We love what we do, we do what we love.

Variety

EVERY BODY DANCE – this is the company ethos and this is what we aim for….to share the joy of dance with as many people as possible. Our team's wealth of experience means there are no limits to styles and themes when booking a bespoke activity with us. With our funky flair infused into our variety of dance experiences, there is something for everyone; Fun, friendly, non-cheesy instructors ready to help you fall in love with strutting your stuff.

Meet The Team

Alice

Founder and Director

With a lifetime’s dancing (first class honours dance degree and scholarship to London Contemporary Dance School), three children and over a decade of running the company under her belt, Alice is the Mama of Funky Moves. Bringing positive, sassy and super smiley vibes she is all about sharing her love of dance with as many people as possible. Nowadays, Alice's influence is mainly behind the scenes, but her creative, awesome founding energy is sprinkled in every minute of Funky Moves activities.

Jess

Director

Kind, passionate, and full of energy… this is Jess. Her great chat and amazing organisation skills makes her the perfect person to create your dance experience with Funky Moves. Her dance training at Millenium and yoga training in India, combined with her warmth and humour makes her the ultimate stress-free party planner. Need to speak to us over the phone, Jess will be the bright, friendly voice you'll find answering your call.

Holly

Director

Introducing Holly, our friendly, funny and always funky director living down under! Multi talented, with skills coming out of her ears… she has many strings to her bow in the company. Holly manages our public, private classes and clubs and around that runs our website design, marketing and accounts side of things. With a BA honours Degree in Performing arts and over 15 years of teaching experience, she is a dynamic and inspiring member of the team who knows every corner of the business.

Our Teachers

Amy T


Cool, kind and fun!

Training: LIPA
Top Credits: Associate Choreographer for Strictly Come Dancing 2018 - current
Associate Choreographer for Dua Lipa (incl. Brit Awards, UEFA Champions League Final)
Dancer for various artists incl. Katy B, FKA Twigs, X Factor

Chelsea


Energetic, friendly and inspiring!

Training: Brent Street Studios, Diploma of Performing Arts
Top Credits: Resident dancer, Windmill Soho
Lead trainer for Gymondo
Featured dancer for various TV shows, commercials and stage

Tia


Funky, skillful & lovely!

Training: BA (Hons) Dance and Theatre Performance from Bird College
Top Credits: Performed with Dua Lipa on Jingle Bell Ball, Jonathan Ross Show, UEFA Champions League Final
Dancer for Brit Awards
Dancer in Bridgerton TV series

Antoinette


Inspiring, energetic & smiley!

Training: Laine Theatre Arts
Top Credits: Performed at Royal Opera House in numerous operas
Opening and closing ceremonies at 2012 Olympics
Regular on Nickelodeon Junior

Hollie


Vivacious, energetic & entertaining!

Training: Bird College
Top Credits: BRIT AWARDS, CapitaL FM Summertime Ball, various TV and Film, Music Videos and Commercials

Amy K


Fun, creative & awesome!

Training: Dance Theatre at Performers College
Top Credits: Worked with the Sol Dans Company
Teaches at Pineapple Dance Studios

Esh / Ellie


Passionate, powerful & lovely!

Training: Dance & Musical Theatre at Laine Theatre Arts
Top Credits: Yoga Sculpt Certified Teacher, Sports Massage Therapist

Nicola


Fun, bubbly & professional!

Training: Laine Theatre Arts
Top Credits: Chicago, West End
West Side Story, UK Tour
The Magicians, The Royal Variety Performance, Blue Peter (BBC)

Alisha


Creative, charasmatic & funky!

Training: London Studio Centre
Top Credits: Nike, Puma, Chanel, The o2 Arena, FKA Twigs, Rina Sawayama and two US Tours
Charli XCX UK Tour Support

Danielle


Kind, confident & funky!

Training: BA (Hons) Dance, LIPA
Top Credits: Choreographer, Little Wolf Entertainment
Dancer/Singer, Top Dog Entertainment
Dancer, BBC Worldwide Showcase

Charlotte


Creative, caring & wonderful!

Training: BA (Hons) Dance, University of Chicester & Professional Development Diploma, JV2 (Jasmin Vardimon 2)
Top Credits: Stylist Magazine / Gordon's Gin, Visa, Belvita commercials
Dance, Gymnastics & Ariel

Megan K


Confident, positive and lovely!

Training: Sylvia Young, Arts Ed & Bird College
Top Credits: Les Miserables, West End
Sound of Music, Billy Elliot, Uk Tours

Georgia


Caring, inspiring & bubbly!

Training: Dance at California State University, Fresno
Top Credits: Dancer, Edinburgh Fringe Festival
MANA cheerleading team
House of Jazz Company

Shannon


Smiley, professional & fun!
Training: The Young Americans College of Performing Arts in California, Broadway Dance Center, Hubbard Street’s Lou Conte Dance Studio
Top Credits: West End Musical Brunch, West Side Story, Mary Poppins, Jingle Bell Christmas at The Barbican

Liz


Creative, charasmatic & funky!

Training: Performers College with a first class BA honours Degree in Professional Dance and Musical Theatre
Top Credits: Assistant at Rambert Dance Company
Practical ISTD DDE exam qualified

Gigi


Fun, creative & awesome!

Training: Royal Ballet School, Royal Academy of Dance  
Top Credits: Ballet Black Associates Programme

Ainsley


Expressive, friendly & exciting!

Training: Diploma of Dance Teaching and Management and Diploma of Elite Performance in Dance
Top Credits: Sonu Nigam Live in UK, SSE Arena, Wembley
UDO Street Dance World Championships
Rematch Live, Wembley Park Theatre

Magi


Vibrant, funky and fabulous!

Training: University of East London, Dance:Urban Practice
Top Credits: Bulgaria's Got Talent Finals
BBC Greatest Dancer
359 Hip-Hop Festival with Rick Ross and Ciara

Tam


Friendly, professional and dynamic!

Training: Degree in Musical Theatre from Laine Theatre Arts
Top Credits: Associate Choreographer for All or Nothing, West End
Performer & Assistant Choreographer on BBC and ITV prime time shows
Swing in West End debut of Moulin Rouge

Vicki


Smiley, passionate and kind!

Training: Urdang Academy
Top Credits: Associate Choreographer of the Paw Patrol Live Tour
Shows on London's West End, Cruise Ships & at DisneyLand

Lara


Positive, bubbly & experienced!

Training: Urdang Academy
Top Credits: Member of Urban Strides
Greatest Showman Live
Bollywood films in India

Megan H


Passionate, helpful & fun!

Training: First Class Honours BA degree in Theatre and Drama Studies from Cork School of Music
Top Credits: From The Ashes (cinema),
Lead, I had a dream Music Video
Jessica Courtney Leen

Kaya


Personable, bubbly & supportive!

Training: The BRIT School and Millennium Performing Arts (BA HONS)
Top Credits: Dancer at Disneyland Paris
Dancer for The BRIT Awards
Dancer for Sam Smith on the XFactor  
Lead dancer in High School Musical advert

Maud


Creative, compassionate & funky!

Training: Commercial Dance Diploma, Dance College London
Top Credits: Qualified IDTA Level 4 Dance Teacher
Dancer in Music Video “Jump Up” by Pinky / Lee Johnson

Jess C


Friendly, artistic & lovely!

Training: BA Hons in Ballet Education, Royal Academy of Dance
Top Credits: Owner of her own Yoga Studio and Meditation & Wellbeing Podcast
Part of a contemporary company touring with Kneehigh Theatre

Jem


Warm, bubbly & inspiring!

Training: Laine Theatre Arts, BA (hons) in Musical Theatre, Trinity and Laine Diplomas, DDE in Modern & DDI in Ballet
Top Credits: Dancer for The Magnificent Music Hall, Alexandra Palace Theatre & Wimbledon Theatre

Grace


Generous, compassionate & funky!

Training: Theatre and Performance at University of Leeds, specialising in movement and technique
MA at Central School of Speech and Drama in Theatre in the Community
Top Credits: Dance Exposé (2012-2016), dance teaching across Sydney, Liverpool and London. Running dementia dance lessons in care homes!

Amy B


Inspiring, positive & lovely!

Training: Theatre Dance, London Studio Centre
Top Credits: Qualified RAD Ballet Teacher

Natasha


Friendly, energetic & fun!

Training: Dance Studies, Middlesex University
Top Credits: Hip Hop World Championships, Las Vegas
Dancer, Boyz II Men, O2 Arena
Choreographer, MOVE IT, Excel London

Rebecca


Energetic, bubbly & positive!

Training: Level 3 Performing Arts, Foundation Degree In Commercial Dance
Top Credits: Performer and Dance Captain for 5 years for the Show Team at 5* resort. Leading roles in The greatest Showman & Grease

Azzy


Bubbly, experienced & exciting!

Training: Full Scholarship to Tring Park School for the Performing Arts
Top Credits: Wired Aerial Theatre
Ludus Dance
Charity events featured on BBC radio
Experience teaching individuals with disabilities, mental health conditions, & those admitted to psychiatric wards

Conor


Dynamic, generous & cool!

Training: Dance College
Top Credits: Performed with Street Dance XXL
Danced with Sakoba, the African contemporary company
Pro Breakdancer

Damien


Dynamic, positive & funky!

Top Credits: Performed for the So Solid Crew
Jumpoff champion 4 times
Competed in the UK, Sweden and France
Dancer, 2012 Olympic Opening ceremony
Won UK Dance Teacher of the Year 

Shango


Acrobatic, creative & kind!

Training: Over 10 years in Hip Hop styles, Lindy hop, Tap and Charleston
Top Credits: Far From The Norm Theatre Company & Swing Time Jivers Jazz Company Tours
Guinness, M&S, Lycamobile, Youtube and Chivas campaigns
Got2Dance finalist 2012
Hip Hop World champion
Olympic opening ceremony

Jakub


Artistic, imaginative & cool!

Training: Dance College
Top Credits: A Christmas Carol movie with Simon Russell Beale (2020), Young Scrooge
Mali Koa ‘Dancer’ by Jess Journo
Global activewear campaign for Off-White

Kai


Friendly, energetic & fun!

Training: 3 yr. Acting/Musical Theatre at Bodywork Company
Top Credits: Member of Hip-Hop dance company Elementz Entertainment
Worked alongside Oliver award-winning Boy Blue Entertainment and Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Dance and Music

Customer Reviews

"Thank you Funky Family Flow - amazing class!! The kids and I stretched and bended like never before, its a great bonding exercise, my boys and I giggled and smiled the whole way through. Looking forward to the next one".

"Super unfit & stuck in a lockdown, this was the best thing ever. Really fun, love the instructions for the next moves coming up. Thanks girls"

"The teachers are so amazing and keeping the kids involved and interacting with them. It’s already a highlight of our week!"