Claire Shakespeare

Head of Ballet
RAD Teaching Cert, RTS (Distinction), ISTD CDE (CB) (MB) (TB)

Claire Shakespeare studied at Hammond School, Chester from the age of 16 and graduated gaining four teaching qualifications with Distinction. Miss Shakespeare then performed in the David King production of Spirit of the Dance in America and throughout Europe before starting her teaching career.

After many years teaching RAD Ballet in Greece, Hong Kong and Dubai Miss Shakespeare returned to the U.K where she was the Principal of the Annette Adams School of Dancing in Bristol. She is now a mentor for RAD student teachers.

Miss Shakespeare is happy to be joining the team at Tom Ball Live and will be helping the Academy to grow and the Ballet within the Academy to achieve those high standards that we constantly strive for here at Tom Ball Live