Victoria Burnett-Boothroyd

VICTORIA BURNETT-BOOTHROYD AISTD, REG RAD DIP

Graduating from The Hammond School Chester 1983-1990 with qualifications in teaching and performing Victoria has followed a diverse and successful career during the past 18 years. She joined the staff at Tozer Studios in 2004 where she specialises in Classical Ballet. This involves preparing candidates for graded and vocational Examinations and choreographing for shows and festivals. Working primarily as a freelance dance teacher, Victoria has worked both abroad and within the UK.

During this time she has been instrumental as part of the advisory panel for Dance as a therapy for people with learning disabilities. As a committee member for the Yorkshire region of Royal Academy of Dance 1994-1997 Victoria was involved in the development of an associate programme and scholarship award. Past students have gone on to attend vocational colleges and are now performing and teaching worldwide. Future plans include continuing her professional development by perusing a post as an Examiner for the RAD. At present she enjoys combining her busy work life with raising her two sons.