Teachers

Hannah Letham

Principal – BA Hons Degree, AIDTA, Musical Theatre Dip

Hannah opened Ambition Academy in 2007, since then the school has uprooted from Scholes and found it’s home at The Dancing House in Gomersal. Hannah has danced professionally and taught dance from a young age. Hannah has gained Distinction in all her teaching exams with the IDTA including a Distinction in her Trinity Diploma at SLP College, Hannah trained for 2 years in all styles of Dance and Musical Theatre. Hannah’s love for Dance and Musical Theatre is reflected in her approach to teaching.

Hannah prides herself on creating a Dance Academy that is a dance family, inclusive to all. Training dancers to their full potential in a happy and secure environment.

Sophie Simpson

Dance Teacher

BA Hons Dance: Choreography & Performance, BTECH ND: Dance & Performing Arts Business, CPD Hip Hop, CPD Commercial Jazz.

Sophie has been teaching a variety of dance styles for 20 years and has experience of working in primary + secondary schools, Colleges and Performing Arts schools across Lancashire, Liverpool and West Yorkshire. She has performed with RJC Dance Company, been a member of the Wakefield Wildcats Dance Squad and has performed for the International Dance Council CID UNESCO in Switzerland. She specialises in Baton Twirling as well as Jazz + Urban Dance Styles.