Rebecca Jackson

 

ARAD AISTD dip.RBS (TC) RTS

Principal and Founder Director of Ballet Tots

 

Rebecca trained at the Royal Ballet School as a dancer and gained her teaching qualifications in ballet, tap, modern and National dance.  After graduating, Rebecca took to the stage and joined Theatre Hof in Germany as a Soloist ballerina.  She danced in many famous ballets including: Swan Lake, Giselle, The Nutcracker and A Midsummer Nights Dream.  During this time, she also performed in many Musicals including: Crazy for you, Singin' in the Rain, Showboat and Anything Goes.  Rebecca worked at the Royal Opera House in Will Tuckett's A Soldiers Tale and danced with Adam Cooper touring Japan in On Your Toes and Singin in the a rain at Sadlers Wells Theatre, London. 

She has toured toured all over the World with her work, Most recently dancing in Matthew Bourne's Swan Lake touring America, Japan, Australia, Russia and Italy as well as many of the London stages.

Another passion of hers has always been teaching.  Rebecca is a fully registered RAD teacher with many years of teaching experience.  She has taught as a freelance teacher in many London Schools and leading dance companies. Rebecca is also on the ballet faculty at Bird College London whereby she trains students on both the degree and diploma courses. Having had such a diverse performing career in both the ballet world and musical theatre, she felt compelled to set up her own Ballet Tots classes to ensure children received the best possible start and introduction to the wonderful world of dance.