• Professional Diploma in Dance
  • Acrobatic Arts Instructor
  • Zumba Fitness & Zumbini
  • Black belt in Tae Kwon Do
  • DDE Student Teacher



T: 07912 600156 




Lily became a member of 1st Academy of Dance at the age of 5 years old, studying Ballet, Tap, Modern Theatre & Street Dance.

After leaving Fakenham High school, Lily decided to continue her dance training for another 3 years at SLP college for professional dancers, Graduating with Distintion in Performing Arts and Dance.

Whilst in between her professional stage/ commercial work, Lily teaches many dance, acrodance and zumbini classes for us, as well as private dance lessons,  furthering her choreographical skills with our dance festival students. Lily is registered as a student teacher with the 'Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing' and hopes to qualify with her DDE for Modern and Tap very soon. We are very lucky to have Lily working on board with our academy.


(Registered with the ISTD, ACROBATIC ARTS, ZIN & TAGB)








CLAIRE PIPER (btech.nat.dip)



T: 07725 972510



Claire has been a member of 1st Academy of Dance since the age of 13 years old, studying Modern Theatre & Street Dance.

After qualifying at The College of West Anglia, with Distintion in Performing Arts, Claire decided to pass on her expertise as a Street Dance Teacher within the academy.

Now running very popular and successful classes through out the week, Claire also offers Zumba Fitness classes too. You can find her profile on as part of her ZIN membership. (Zumba Instructors Network)


Please check our Zumba webpage for more details.


(Registered with the ISTD & ZIN)