C&C Dance School Principal Claire Taylor

Claire Taylor – Dip Dance Performers Course (Accredited by Council for Dance Education and Training UK)


Principal C&C Dance School


Claire began her dance training at the age of three years of age! She then continued her training at the London Studio Centre where she did a three year Musical Theatre Course.

Claire’s theatre credits in the West End include: Guys and Dolls (Adelaide) Piccadilly Theatre, Anything Goes (Erma) Theatre Royal Drury Lane, Crazy For You (Patsy) Prince Edward Theatre.


International and U.K. Tours include: Chicago (Roxie Hart), Annie (Lily St Regis), Singin’ In The Rain (Lina Lamont), Copacabana (Lola), Doctor Dolittle (Dance Captain).


Other theatre credits include, Beautiful and Damned at the Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, The Railway Children at the Sevenoaks Playhouse.


Pantomimes include, Dick Whittington and Cinderella at The Harlequin Theatre.


Claire's long and varied career in Musical Theatre has meant she has worked with stars such as Patrick Swayze, Don Johnson, Marti Pellow, John Barrowman, Philip Schofield, Claire Sweeny and Samantha Womack.

Claire's work has taken her into the field of modelling for Nike, and various appearances on TV.

In the past Claire has taught workshops at Pineapple Dance Studios, The Guildford School of Acting, Mereway Performing Arts College and has also choreographed for Surrey Youth Ballet. She currently teaches at Dunottar and St Joseph’s School.