About Us

 Sophie Elizabeth Walters is the owner and principal of the Academy. 

Throughout her twenty-two years of dance, Sophie has been trained in a variety of styles ranging from the Classical Ballet, Ballroom, Line Dancing, Rock 'n' Roll, right through to Hip Hop and Waacking. 

During her training, she became Freestyle Champion at the age of 12, where she broadened her styles by dancing with the Maralyn Harris School of Dance, training in Syllabus Ballet, Tap and Modern. 








During her time at the Royal Wolverhampton Secondary School, she was privileged to be asked to perform at the Major of Wolverhampton's Parlour every year for five years. 

Later, she attended the Thomas Telford School and achieved Triple Distinction in BTEC National Diploma for Performing Arts, which led her, through Contemporary Dance, to London to attend the Univeristy of Roehampton. Earlier in 2015, she graduated from the University with her Bachelors Degree in Dance after her four years of training. 

Whilst in London, Sophie had the privalidge of dancing with common groups and individuals, such as the Waacktitioners, where she learnt the dance style, Waacking. 


Her ambition to teach, has driven Sophie to open her own Academy and allow others to have the same dancing opportunities. 


The expansion of the Sophie Elizabeth Dance Academy will contain dance

classes for all ages, knowledge for injury and injury prevention from her Bio-


mechanical Training and also the development of Dance through individuality. 















Mr Martyn Ian Davies; 
- Distinction Graduate in Performing Arts

- West End Dancer for TOYS & Norma Jean The Musical - Events Manager, Leading Director and Choreographer at Pontins & Haven Holiday Parks 

- Multiple Cruise Ship Contracts Around Mediteranean Sea with Costa Cruises

& Queen Mary2 Cunard World Cruise
- TV Commercials 

- Pantomime & Private Events

Martyn is currently teaching Fitness Programmes around the UK, but is coming on board our Journey of Success to provide NEW STYLES ; 
Cheerleading, Jazz and Commercially specialised

Extremely high energy, fun-loving classes!