ABOUT

Chantelle has been dancing since the tender age of 2. Her early training took place at the Pamela de Waal School of Dance where she achieved the highest levels in all genres of dance.

 

Her training led her to many years at The Royal Ballet in Covent Garden where she trained with the legendary Darcey Bussell CBE and workshops with Wayne Sleep, Gillian Lynne, Jonathan Cope and Lauren Cuthbertson to name just a few. Chantelle has been very successful at dance festivals around the UK winning her first ever ballet solo in 1994 at the age of 4, also she has held the title of Junior and Senior Ballet and Modern Champion in the Southwest.

 

At the age of 16 Chantelle was awarded a Scholarship by Betty Laine OBE, Principal of the prestigious Laine Theatre Arts, London where she furthered her training. Chantelle has many credits to her name both on stage and in films, which have resulted in an array of valuable experiences. As an accomplished dancer, Chantelle has developed her experience in dance to become an emerging figure in a new generation of choreographers.

 

Chantelle is also a Professional Model who has been photographed by one of the UK’s top photographers Rankin and recently went to Paris on a model shoot and continues to model in various locations throughout the UK, not only is she in front of the camera she is also behind, as an international photographer who recently spend five weeks travelling the whole of Europe.  

 

Chantelle has been a dance teacher at Razzamataz Theatre School for 3 years and decided in September 2014 to branch out on her own with her own business 22dance and to give all her years of training and what she knows to the younger generation of today.

In January 2016 Chantelle opened 22dance Parties which are bespoke Birthday parties, Easter parties, Summer Parties, Halloween parties, Christmas parties for children, you name it Chantelle will make it happen because she has a very creative side to her.

In May this year Chantelle decided to become a freelance dance teacher and travel to various dance school around the Southwest, teaching and choreographing dances for school shows and dance competitions.