About us 

Erin started dancing at the age of 2 and hasn't stopped since, training in a variety of

styles such as ballet, tap, jazz and music theatre. She has completed examinations with

a variety of dance organisations including the BBO, RAD and ISTD and has also undertaken

professional vocal and musical training.

Working professionally for several years throughout the UK and Europe as a dancer,

performer and choreographer, Erin has performed alongside famous faces including the Cheeky Girls, Joe McElderry, Ashley Banjo, Ashley Roberts and Hannah Waddingham.

Since returning to Newcastle in 2012 she has become a fully qualified member of the Northern Counties Dance Teacher's Association and can regularly be found teaching in local dance schools and primary schools.

Alongside her teaching commitments Erin also performs regularly as a member of Encore Dance Entertainment Group at private, corporate and charity events up and down the country and provides regular choreography for local shows and performances with both adults and children.

Erin Hope-Hume
Laura Petts

Laura is working towards the end of her PGCE in dance after finishing her dance degree. Throughout her degree she began to teach in primary schools including dance and sport. She has completed many exams in the RAD and ISTD syllabus since training from the age of four. Throughout her training she has taken part in many shows including professional pantomimes and clothes show live. She is now looking forward to working many more years in the industry.

Sarah Lewis-Paulke

Sarah moved to Germany in 2006 to study Classical ballet and contemporary, after several years of moving around Germany and the Netherlands studying dance and working with different companies, Sarah finally settled in Dresden Germany to finish her education at the renowned Palucca school. She then became a dancer in Dresden Germany with Go plastic dance company. After 9 years of living in mainland Europe she moved back home to Skipton to teach and have a family. Sarah still in a guest artist with Go plastic dance company.

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