Academies of Sport run inspiring sports coaching academies for children aged 7-16 at various Oxfordshire venues during the school holidays.
- Led by inspiring international coaches
- Booked as 2 to 4 day long academies
- Structured coaching for all levels
- Drop off 8:45am to 9:30am
- Collect 3:30pm to 4:15pm
- Q&A session with coaches
- Game or performance for parents to watch on last day
The Film Dance Academy with Simon Barnum will take place at Cranford House in Wallingford on 14th to 17th August (4 days).
The Film Dance Academy will introduce many iconic dances from films new and old, with our professional dance teachers covering dance warm ups, progressive techniques and fun filled, energetic sessions which will cover a variety of dance themes so students come away with new moves and routines!
Simon Barnum has toured the world with pop sensation Atomic Kitten, and has worked for acts such as Sugababes, Girls Aloud, Cascada, Michael Buble, and Take That to name but a few. He continually works as the Assistant Choreographer on major projects such as; Girls Aloud “Out of Control Tour”, Cheryl Cole, Joe McElderry, and the X Factor!
Simon will be joined by Ellisha Peart at the Headington School and Cranford House Academies. Ellisha is a dance teacher and choreographer for the Messy Jam Dance School in Oxford which she owns. Ellisha has worked with a vast range of professional artists including Kanye West, Prince, Calvin Harris, Gok Wan and Fergie. Ellisha is trained in tap, jazz, ballet, pointe work, pas de deuz, contemporary, Matt Mattox, rock ‘n’roll, lyrical hip hop, drama and singing.