Lisa Nixon RT-bbodance is Artistic Director of LCN Dance Academy, of particular interest is Inclusive Practice. She provides bespoke choreography and specialises in a wide range of genres especially for Parkinson’s and other lifelong conditions. Lisa is a qualified registered teacher through bbodance who adheres to professional practice and undergoes CPD Continuous Professional Development each year. She is also a Para Dance (UK) Instructor and is a Provisional Inclusive Trainer for them (formerly Wheelchair Dance Sport Association). Lisa holds a clean enhanced disclosure and barring certificate (DBS formerly known as CRB check) and is part of the update scheme.
Lisa was a Program Developer for SOSA and held the Sosa fitness licence for Cambridgeshire in 2016-2017. In September 2017 she was one of the first cohort to hold the much coveted Royal Academy of Dance (RAD) Silver Swan Licence for teaching ballet and repertoire to the adult ballet market.
Lisa studied RAD and UTD with Ms Anne Cummings in Accrington, Lancashire, then RAD and ISTD Imperial classical ballet and tap at the prestigious Bush Davies School of Theatre Arts and Education followed by studies culminating in a HND= in Dance, Performance & Theatre from the prestigious London Studio Centre in London.
Lisa trained with NATD, National Association of Teachers of Dance to Gold Cross standard in Latin American and Ballroom Dance. She was a regular Gold and Silver winner at Wythenshawe Latin & Ballroom Dance Competitions in Manchester and later went on to train with YMCA in ETM Exercise to Music: Aerobics. She has run Ballet, Bollywood, Latin and Ballroom classes for Bottisham Village College.
Lisa has worked as a professional dancer all over the world. She toured and held residencies in Japan, Korea, Hong Kong, Philippines, Macau, Switzerland, Italy, Portugal and Morocco.
Her first ballet school CITRUS DANCE ACADEMY and life-long learning classes in a wide range of genres including Oriental Belly Dance, Tap, Cardio Kick, Bhangrafit and Aerobics ran in the community wings of Barnwell Community Centre, Netherhall, Queen Edith’s, and Coleridge amongst others.
From January 2017 Lisa has provided high quality dance tuition for attentive girls and boys and people of all ages and abilities at Whittleford Memorial Hall and Quy Village Hall Cambridgeshire.
All classes are delivered in fun, inclusive, reasonably priced, low-pressure environment. All attendees MUST register and fill out a Par-Q in advance of the session to participate! In order to maintain the viability of classes families are required to give one terms notice in writing and afford all teachers and associated staff with studio courtesy.
Lisa holds Registered Teacher Status with bbodance formerly the British Ballet Organization following achievement of the BBO Level 4 / EQF 5: Diploma in Dance Training Ofqual 600/4306/4. (Awarded 15th January 2015) and is currently studying on the BBO Level 6 Diploma in Dance Training course
Lisa is a current affiliate member of the RAD, Royal Academy of Dance and has also been awarded Associate Status through and ISTD, Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing and UTD, the United Teachers of Dance
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