C&C Dance School Teacher Helen Parker

Helen Pennicard


Dance Teacher


Helen gained most of her dancing experience attending Laine Theatre Arts where she studied Modern, Jazz, Ballet and Tap from the ages of 3 – 18.  

Helen has now been an Associate of the ISTD for 7 years, after completing her dance teaching diploma at the Kingston Teacher’s Training College in both Modern Theatre and Tap dance.  Helen has recently gained her ‘Licentiate’ qualification in both Tap dancing and Modern Theatre and is now currently working towards her Fellowship exam at Danceteachers inc.


Over the last 7 years, Helen has worked as a freelance dance teacher around the Surrey area, teaching Tap, Modern and Street Jazz at various Dance Schools. She is currently teaching ISTD syllabus at C&C Dance School, The Hawthorns School and at Centre Stage Dance & Drama in Oshott.

As well as teaching, Helen also choreographs and performs in shows for local amateur dramatic groups.  Some of Helen’s work has taken place at the Epsom Playhouse, The Assembly Rooms in Surbiton, Chipstead Courtyard Theatre, Danes Hill School, Dunottar School and at Leatherhead Theatre.