Miss Hannah teaches the Musical Theatre Performance Team and is the principal at ZPAS. She started dancing aged 3, studied most dance and musical theatre skills and completed her training at Arts Educational Schools, Tring (now Tring Park School for the Performing Arts) and Bird College. She then studied Street Arts (BAHons) at the University of Winchester, after graduating performed in various festivals and events across Europe before coming back to Kent to set up her own events entertainment company and begin a career in teaching.
She ran babyballet® Ashford, Biddenden and Folkestone from 2015 to 2019 when she handed over the reigns to the very capable Matty! Miss Hannah founded Zenzero Performing Arts School in 2016, runs The Creative Dance Company and is Director of Drama in Residence at Dulwich Prep Cranbrook.
Miss Hannah welcomes all feedback and hopes to be providing children and young adults with an inspiring and enjoyable introduction to performance and the arts.
Miss Katie teaches our RAD Ballet classes. Her dance background includes professional training in ballet, contemporary and jazz dance techniques at Northern School of Contemporary Dance in Leeds. Her first job on completing her degree was as an animateur for Rambert Dance Company. Over the last ten years she has been teaching both in secondary and higher education. Miss Katie managed a dance department in an inner-city London school and lectured at the Faculty of Education, Royal Academy of Dance, London.
Alongside teaching for babyballet® and Zenzero Performing Arts she currently works as a freelance dance practitioner and is studying for a PHD this year, after gaining a scholarship with London College of Fashion and Studio Wayne McGregor. Miss Katie particularly enjoys teaching in an environment that encourages learning dance technique in a fun and enjoyable way. Miss Katie is also a Mummy to Matilda!
Steve is a Women's artistic level 2 coach who currently takes our Thursday evening Gymnastics class.
He is currently currently studying to become a Primary School teacher whilst continuing to train as a cheer leader and gymnast. We are very lucky to have such an experienced and knowledgable coach who is able to help our students expand on their training and try out a fun skill which s a brilliant complimentary skill for any performer.
Miss Jade is our teaching assistant for Miss Katie's RAD Ballet classes.
Jade is a proud graduate of the Musical Theatre programme at Colchester Institute, where she earned a BA(HONS). Both within her degree training and as part of the Musical Theatre programme at Canterbury College, as well as teaching, Jade has also loved being involved in Pantomimes, Showcases and Musicals, both amateur and Professional.
Aswell as teaching dance, Jade also has a passion for care, and has been working as a private carer for the previous eight years.
Jade thrives on seeing people achieve their goals, and is thankful for the opportunity to nurture, advise and teach those working towards accomplishing their aims.