Joanna Mortimer Inspire Academy of Dance

Inspire Founder and Principal

I’m so proud of our achievements at Inspire. We’ve gone from having only a handful of children to over 300 fantastic students.

Reigate, Horsham and Copthorne Dance teacher

Kristina has taught at various schools around the area and has a DDI in modern. She hopes to further her teaching qualifications within the next year. She is really excited to be joining Inspire Academy of dance and cannot wait for the future of the school.

Horsham and Copthorne Dance Teacher

Copthorne and Horsham Dance Teacher DDI Ballet & Tap Amira began her dance training in Burgess Hill and Miss Karen Hollebon was one of her first teachers coaching her for exams and entering her in festivals from the age of 3. She trained for 4 years at Performers College and graduated in 2017 with a…

Horsham Dance Teacher

Julia started dancing at the age of 5 at the Adele Academy of Dancing, Brighton, where she trained in Ballet, Modern and Tap and took part in various festival competitions and shows throughout her time there.

Handcross Dance Teacher

Laura trained at Elmhurst School of Dance where she toured the UK with the Birmingham Royal Ballet & Laine Theatre Arts where she graduated with a Diploma in Musical Theatre.

Horsham Dance Teacher

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Copthorne, Copthorne Prep and Haywards Heath Dance Teacher

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Dance School Administration Manager

Helen has been part of the Inspire Academy of Dance family since her daughter started dancing with Miss Jo aged 2. With a background in Administration and Marketing, Helen joined the Inspire family in February 2019. Helen will be the one answering your emails, Facebook message and phone calls and also will be the one…

Kilnwood Vale Dance Teacher

Danielle began dancing at the age of 3, participating in national competitions, shows and exams.At 16 she was offered a place and scholarship to Bird College of performing arts where she graduated with a diploma and ISTD modern associate teaching qualification.She went on to work with Royal Caribbean cruise lines for 11 years as a…

Handcross Park Dance Teacher

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Dorking and Moon Hall Dance Teacher

Emma started dancing at the age of four where she began her training at Laine theatre arts and continued training as a semi-student until the age of 18. She is now in her 3rd year of professional training at Italia conti arts centre where she is studying performing arts. Emma has gained her DDI teaching…

Horsham Dance Teacher

Vikki qualified with a BA (Honours) in Contemporary Dance at Trinity Laban in 2015 and completed her MA in Performance as part of Mapdance Company at Chichester University in 2016. During MAP she worked with choreographers such as Richard Alston and Liz Aggiss, which drove her passion for performance and collaboration.  Vikki is a performer…

Copthorne, Forgewood, Handcross Park and Horsham Dance Teacher.

Maddy trained in Musical Theatre at the BRIT school for performing arts. Her Show credits include: Ensemble in the London premier of Bring It On The Musical, Brooke Wyndham in Legally Blonde, Grace Farrell in Annie, Evillene in The Wiz and, most recently, choreographer for the pantomime Beauty and the Beast at the Hawth. Maddy…