AT CPDS WE 

DREAM BIG! PERFORM BIG! 

 ACHIEVE OUTSTANDING RESULTS!

 

Core Values

 

At CPDS we are committed to developing a sense of community.

We encourage students to persevere, be passionate & model professionalism in all that they do.

 

We value diversity.

We promise to nurture CPDS students in a safe & creative environment.

We prioritise, model & value respect in all teaching & social situations. 

We strive to be age appropriate at all times.

OUR VALUES

All CPDS teachers hold professional qualifications and are committed to ongoing professional development. All CPDS teachers are trained in Health & Safety, Anti Bullying/Cyber Bullying strategies and Child Safeguarding.

CPDS teachers are committed to delivering dance classes to CPDS performers in a positive, nurturing and structured environment. CPDS classes are structured and follow devised lesson plans tailored to meet the needs of each group. we want your performer to florish, learn creatively and grow in confidence. 

All CPDS performers have the opportunity to take IDA Ballet and Tap Performance Awards and LAMDA exams in Acting, Verse and Prose, Musical Theater and Shakespeare. These examinations require dedication, discipline and hard work but... at the end of the process, performers experience a wonderful sense of accomplishment. 

FUN!!! We make learning dance and performing arts fun, exciting and interactive. We know children learn best in this type of environment. 

All CPDS staff are fully qualified and committed to ongoing CPD. 

Principal/Studio Owner

ANITA GOUGH

Senior Teacher specialising in Pre-School & Contemporary Dance

JENI STROUD

Senior Teacher specialising in Tap, Jazz & Irish Dance

NATASHA CLARK

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Drama Teacher

MATTHEW PELLOW

Artistic Director, specialising in Acrobatic Arts

SOPHIE CONOLLY

Events/Administrative 

ANIKA HEWITT

Acrobatic Arts

The program is based on safe and effective progressions with proven results in five divisions of AcroDance: Flexibility, Strength, Balancing, Limbering and Tumbling. CPDS is Cayman's only certified Acrobatic Arts studio.

LAMDA

LAMDA is one of the UK's oldest and most respected awarding bodies. LAMDA have offered practical examinations in communication and performance subjects for over 130 years;  at the heart of LAMDA examinations is the recognition that LAMDA qualifications are for everyone.

IDA

International Dance Acclaim (IDA) offers performance based ballet and tap curricula. It is not an exam or competition but an adjudicated performance opportunity creating a positive experience for every dancer. Every student learns and performs choreographed exercises as well as a solo dance or variation.

Wiggle Giggle Dance With Us!

Wiggle Giggle Dance With Us! Is a bespoke pre-school dance curriculum created by the CPDS team. The curriculum is designed to meet the needs of pre-school students and supports early years developmental, movement, language and motor skill development.

CPDS Policies and Guidelines

Click HERE to view the CPDS Polices and Guidelines document.

OUR STUDIO

Our facility consists of 3 studios all with sprung dance floors, mirrors, crash mats, and ballet barres.

We have a spacious reception/retail, locker and homework room area.

I love CPDS and it's teachers!

- Celeste

Best dance school ever

- Macaylae

There is always a reason to smile at CPDS! Fuel the best in everyone

- Siena

I have been here for ages and I am so happy that I have the same teachers. CPDS is the BEST!

- Gabby

CPDS is amazing, I love dancing here!!

- Anon

Everyone is so kind here!

- Annika

CPDS is so amazing and so much fun!

- Mika

CPDS helped me meet amazing friends.

- Anon