Principal Lucie Waugh
ISTD Level 4 Diploma in Dance Education (DDE)
Acrobatic Arts Certified
Lucie began dancing at the age of five and successfully auditioned for Royal Ballet Junior Associates and Yorkshire Ballet Scholars where she furthered her training.
At the age of 18, she was awarded a scholarship to Laine Theatre Arts where she trained for 3 years gaining a Diploma in Dance. Upon graduating, Lucie was offered a 7 month contract with Disney as a dancer in the Broadway themed show Encore at Tokyo Disney Sea. After returning to the UK she went on to make her West End debut in Wicked at London’s Apollo Victoria Theatre moving on to perform alongside Sarah Brightman in her International Symphony Tour.
Other theatre credits include Chess in Concert, Anthems and A Night of 1000 Voices at the Royal Albert Hall. Lucie featured as a dancer in the movie Captain America; The First Avenger and performed as a backing dancer for pop legend Bryan Ferry. She has appeared in music videos for Calvin Harris and Matt Willis and featured in various television and internet commercials for brands such as Oral B, World Series Poker, Debenhams, William Hill, Valueslim, Sony Singstar, Stella Artois, Hallmark, Marks and Spencer and Samsung. Modelling credits include assignments for Argos, Ideal World and New Id Cosmetics. She has also performed in major events such as the Burlesque film premiere, Excel Boatshow, Hairworld Paris and various other hair, wedding and fashion shows.