Mary Bance BA (Hons) Professional Practice Dance Education ISTD DDI & DDE
BTEC Course Leader
Mary’s passion for dance began at the age of 4 and has continued to grow. Mary trained at Stella Mann College and was awarded a full talent scholarship graduating with a Diploma in Professional Dance. During her training and upon graduating Mary taught for Stella Mann College and Lower School as well as teaching for Theatre Train. In 2008 Mary joined the cast of the parades and shows at Disney Land Paris performing as herself and many of the characters. Whilst at Disney Mary successfully auditioned for many of the shows including staring as Winnie the Pooh in the ‘Winnie the Pooh Show’.
Mary recently completed a BA (Hons) Professional Practice in Dance Education Graduating with First Class Honours.
Mary also has her ISTD teaching qualifications and teaches many dance genres at ‘Stage Right Centre for the Performing Arts’ to pupils age 18 months to 80 years+
Mary is dedicated to providing students with the technique and training needed to audition for vocational colleges and universities.