Isabel McMeekan
Founder of Everybody Ballet, Isabel, was trained at Elmhurst Ballet School and The Royal Ballet School. She joined Birmingham Royal Ballet in 1996 and was promoted to Soloist in 1999. Her already impressive career saw her join the Royal Ballet in 2002 where she earned her position of First Soloist in 2003. Isabel is very excited to reunite with fellow ex ballerina and Director of Golborne Place, Monica Zamora, to teach those of all ages and abilities, whether seeking to perfect technique, tone and strengthen or simply have fun.
Celisa Diuana
Born in Brazil, she trained in Rio de Janeiro, at the Maria Olenewa State Dance school and won a scholarship with the Vaganova Ballet Academy in St Petersburg , Russia. Her awards include 1st prize at Conselho Brasileiro De Dança Competition (Rio de Janeiro, 2000) and Prix de Lausanne Apprentice scholarship winner (2003). She joined The Royal Ballet as an apprentice for the season 2003/4 and became a member of the company in September 2004. She has the Professional Dancers Teaching Diploma RAD (The Royal Academy of Dance) and Body Control Pilates- Matwork Level 3. Her warmth, kindness and strong professional experience will provide you with a greater insight and knowledge to this beautiful art form.
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