TEACHERS

 

Just in case you're curious, here's a little bit about us, the teachers.

All teaching staff at AJ Dance Productions are fully insured and hold enhanced discolsure DBS certificates for your piece of mind. In addition to this they each hold qualifications in their specific field of expertise and more importantly have a wealth of professional experience in the entertainment industry. 

ADAM DURHAM
Principal & Street / Commercial Dance Choreographer

Principal of AJ Dance Productions and it's sole choreographer is Adam.

 

With a history in performance spanning over 25 years​ in all fields of Entertainment, he has worked in Television, Films, Commercials, Music Videos, Cruise Ships , Hotels and more for global brands which include, ITV, BBC, C4, Channel 5, Sky & Sony Pictures to name but a few. 

In addition to choreography, Adam is also an accomplished professional Illusionist, he has performed all over the world to thousands of audiences. 

Having worked as a freelance Choreographer for a number of years, Adam decided to open the doors to AJ Dance back in 2007 so he could pass on his passion and expertise in commercial dance to a new generation of students. 

Adam is the teacher and choreographer of all Street Dance classes within the school, regardless of age or ability level.

Sean Stanhope​
"Flips 'n' Tricks"
(Acrobatics & Tumbling)


Sean is a professional Gymnastics, Freerunning and Tumbling Coach. Fully Qualified to teach all ability levels and skills.

Sean has been involved in movement for over 16 years, starting out as a "freerunner", appearing in magazines and various film projects throughout his career. 

Sean has been coaching our students at AJ Dance for over 3 years. Now with our brand new specialised tumble track the sky is the limit! 

From complete beginners to advanced acrobatics arts students, Sean will push you to achieve things you never thought possible. 

Flips 'n' Tricks classes are available for ages 4-10 and 10-18. Check out the timetable for full details or drop us a message for info.

Frankie Wasley
Street / Commercial Dance Teacher

Frankie has been dancing professionally for the last 8 years. Her performances have been based within the UK and abroad, on TV, arenas, festival performances, corporate events and theatres.

 

Some of her credits include:

Hatty Keane - support act for JLS uk arena tour

Jsol - support act for Jeremih, Omarion,

Bobby Valentino - London o2 arena,

Electric daisy carnival 2013 and 2016 - Hardwell, Axwell and Ingrosso.

Liverpool pride - mason noise (x factor), Reminisce festival 2015 and 2017.

 

Her tv work includes, channel 4, ITV2, MTV, BBC3.

 

She is currently performing in "Totally Tina" the UK's no1 tribute act,  and also with "Katy Perry" and "Taylor Swift" tribute shows touring the UK and European theatres.

 

When she is not performing she teaches dance and fitness classes to all ages and abilities across the North West.

Interested in joining us? Let's Talk.​
TESTIMONIALS

"My 5 year old son goes to mini AJ's and Flips and Tricks and enjoys them both. Classes are fun and interesting. I would definitely recommend trying them." "EXCELLENT CLASSES."

TripAdvisor Reviewer

"My daughter came from a previous dance school where she was not given the opportunity to dance on a stage, but since joining Aj she has been given the chance plenty of times which has allowed her to gain more confidence and also meet a lot of new friends. Adams dance school is like one big family where no one is left out and some where they can also have fun."

Maria - Student Parent, via TripAdvisor Review.

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