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Nov 26

December Company Classes

We are very excited to welcome back Judith Harris; a very distinguished and highly qualified teacher. Judith is from Essex and trained locally with several teachers, notably Aileen Graham at The Graham School of Dance, Bishops Stortford.

Judith also attended associate classes at The West Street School from the age of 14 and then continued as a member of London Senior Ballet. Also dancing with the The National Youth Ballet of Great Britain from the age of 11

At age 15 Judith accepted a place at the Royal Ballet Upper School where she trained for 3 years completing her Dancers and Teacher Training Diploma, gaining several prestigious prizes. She also had the amazing opportunity to dance small roles with The Royal Ballet Company.

On Graduation Judith joined the teaching staff of The National Youth Ballet and is now Ballet Mistress and Repetiteur for the company as well as choreographer. This season she premiered her 5th ballet The Fairy Realm. Judith also re-staged NYB repertoire for the Coronation Festival at Buckingham Palace in July 2013.

Judith choreographed the dances for the children’s film ‘Dance like the Flower Fairies’ which won the Special Jury award at the Worldfest Houston International Film Festival and also choreographed the launch of Clarins perfumes ‘Par Amour’ and ‘Par Amour toujours.’

Judith has taught extensively across England and is Head of Ballet at the Graham School of Dance, Bishops Stortford. She currently has ex-students working in many companies and productions, and training at The Royal Ballet Lower and Upper Schools, Elmhurst School and at many of the musical theatre colleges in the UK.

She is delighted to be teaching company class for the Chelmsford Ballet Company.

Class details are on the “about” tab.