Meet our fabulous instructors

The Popsteps team

BECKY

becky

Started training from the age of three and attended Drusilla Duffill Theatre School, Burgess Hill.

After achieving her major examinations in Ballet, Jazz, Modern and Tap Dance, Becky qualified with grade A in A-level Dance.

She went on to train at the Laban Centre, London, in Ballet and Contemporary Dance, graduating with a BA (Hons) in Dance Theatre.

The next step was a magical spell in the Canary Islands, performing in dance shows for hotels and casinos on Tenerife.

After many years in the sunshine, Becky returned to the UK and became choreographer and dance captain at several holiday resorts.

After working at Disneyland, Paris, she formed Dancesation, a professional showgirl dance troupe.

Becky is the founder of Dance2Tone Ltd and is also a Zumba, Fitsteps and Ballet2tone instructor.

Popsteps has been designed by Becky and she is very excited to be able to pass on her love and enthusiasm of dance and fitness to inspire children everywhere.

CHIARA

Chiara

A recent graduate of The Urdang Academy, London, Chiara has a BA (Hons) degree in Dance and Musical Theatre.

While training, she appeared on Strictly Come Dancing as a backing dancer for The Wanted and performed with a number of acts during the 2013 final of Britain’s Got Talent.

After graduating, Chiara performed in The Theatre Royal Windsor’s production of Aladdin.

As well as performing, she loves to teach others and is thrilled to be part of the Popsteps team.

LUCY

lucy

Trained at the Drusilla Duffill Theatre School, Burgess Hill, from the age of three, taking classes in Ballet, Modern and Jazz.

Lucy went on to study BTEC and A-level Dance and achieved a distinction.

After college, she was intent on becoming a dance teacher and trained at Deborah Lamb Theatre School.

Lucy has completed her Diploma in Dance Instruction and is currently working towards a Diploma in Dance Education.

She teaches and choreographs dance across Sussex and regularly works in a children’s day nursery.

JOCELYN

jocelyn

Has trained in dance since the age of three at Drusilla Duffill Theatre School, Burgess Hill.

After taking an A-level in Dance, Jocelyn went on to train professionally at Masters Performing Arts College in Essex.

Jocelyn has danced on cruise ships around the world and performed in India, Macau and Europe.

After many years of dancing abroad, she decided to move back home, to perform locally and to pursue a teaching career. However, she still likes to perform around England as much as possible.

Jocelyn is excited about a future qualifying in all ISTD genres and about joining the amazing new after-school Popsteps classes.

JADE

jade

An experienced dancer and dance teacher, Jade has been dancing since the age of just two at Roshe School, East Grinstead, where she was head girl in her final year.

She trained professionally at Reynolds Performing Arts, where she gained her dance teaching qualifications.

After college, Jade worked as a professional dancer for more than four years, including two years on Costa Cruise ships and two years as dancer and dance captain at Fat Mamas Cabaret Restaurant in Cyprus.

Jade has returned to the UK permanently and is looking forward to using her experience and skills to inspire others in dance and fitness.