Our teachers

Sam and Melissa in a private lesson at London Dance Academy

A private lesson (how to book)

Skills

Our instructors are not only qualified fitness professionals, but also some of the best teachers and performers in their fields. To book a private lesson with a teacher email bookings@londondanceacademy.co.uk or call us on 020 3490 1018. Tell us what you need and your availability, and we will help you find your perfect fit. 

Private one-to-one tuition starts from £55 per hour (depending on studio and teacher).

Book our scheduled classes in the timetable

Skills

  • Acrobatics
  • Aerial Hoop
  • Aerial Silks & Rope
  • AntiGravity Yoga
  • Burlesque
  • Chair Dance
  • Conditioning
  • Contortion
  • Flexibility
  • Floorwork
  • Handbalancing
  • HIIT
  • Lap Dance
  • Music Video Dance
  • Performance
  • Pole Choreography
  • Pole Dancing
  • Pole Tricks
  • Striptease
  • TRX
  • Twerk
  • Yoga

Availability

  • Friday afternoon
  • Friday morning
  • Monday afternoon
  • Monday morning
  • Saturday afternoon
  • Saturday evening
  • Saturday morning
  • Sunday afternoon
  • Sunday evening
  • Sunday morning
  • Thursday afternoon
  • Thursday morning
  • Tuesday afternoon
  • Tuesday morning
  • Wednesday afternoon
  • Wednesday morning

Anna LDA teacher headshot

Anna

Skills

Private lessons in:
 
Pole dance
Aerial hoop
Aerial silks
Stretch & Contortion
Handstands
Competition prep
Choreography

To book private classes with Anna or to ask any questions about private lessons email bookings@londondanceacademy.co.uk or call us on 020 3490 1018

Book Anna’s scheduled classes in the timetable

Skills

  • Acrobatics
  • Aerial Hoop
  • Aerial Silks & Rope
  • Conditioning
  • Flexibility
  • Handbalancing
  • Performance
  • Pole Choreography
  • Pole Dancing
  • Pole Tricks

Availability

  • Friday afternoon
  • Friday morning
  • Monday afternoon
  • Monday morning
  • Saturday afternoon
  • Saturday evening
  • Saturday morning
  • Thursday afternoon
  • Thursday morning
  • Tuesday afternoon
  • Tuesday morning
  • Wednesday afternoon
  • Wednesday morning

Anouska, LDA Twerk and Pole Dance Teacher. Profile picture.

Anouska

Skills

Private lessons available in:

Pole Dancing
Twerk
Flexibility
Conditioning

To book private classes with Anouska or to ask any questions about private lessons email bookings@londondanceacademy.co.uk or call us on 020 3490 1018

Book Anouska’s scheduled classes in the timetable

Skills

  • Conditioning
  • Flexibility
  • Pole Dancing
  • Twerk

Availability

  • Saturday afternoon
  • Saturday evening
  • Sunday morning

Ayesha Agogo London Dance Academy teacher for pole dancing and parties

Ayesha

Skills

Available for private lessons in:

  • pole dancing (all levels)
  • pole choreography & transitions
  • floorwork & flow
  • pole tricks
  • competition preparation
  • flexibility and
  • conditioning

To book private classes with Ayesha or to ask any questions about private lessons email bookings@londondanceacademy.co.uk or call us on 020 3490 1018

Book Ayesha’s scheduled classes in the timetable

Skills

  • Conditioning
  • Flexibility
  • Floorwork
  • Performance
  • Pole Choreography
  • Pole Dancing
  • Pole Tricks

Availability

  • Friday afternoon
  • Friday morning
  • Monday afternoon
  • Monday morning
  • Saturday afternoon
  • Saturday evening
  • Saturday morning
  • Sunday afternoon
  • Sunday evening
  • Sunday morning
  • Thursday afternoon
  • Thursday morning
  • Tuesday afternoon
  • Tuesday morning
  • Wednesday afternoon
  • Wednesday morning

Cat Meadley, LDA cover teacher

Cat

Skills

Private lessons in:

Personal Training

Pole Competition preparation

Pole Dancing

Flexibility

To book private classes with Cat or to ask any questions about private lessons email bookings@londondanceacademy.co.uk or call us on 020 3490 1018

Book Cat’s scheduled classes in the timetable

Skills

  • Conditioning
  • Flexibility
  • Performance
  • Pole Choreography
  • Pole Dancing
  • Pole Tricks

Availability

  • Friday morning

Ema Maher London Dance Academy Antigravity Yoga teacher Headshot

Ema

Skills

Private lessons available in:

Antigravity® Yoga
Yoga
Flexibility

To book private classes with Ema or to ask any questions about private lessons email bookings@londondanceacademy.co.uk or call us on 020 3490 1018

Book Ema’s scheduled classes in the timetable

Skills

  • AntiGravity Yoga
  • Flexibility
  • Yoga

Availability

  • Monday afternoon
  • Saturday afternoon
  • Thursday afternoon
  • Wednesday afternoon
  • Wednesday morning

Emmira LDA teacher headshot

Emma

Skills

Professional dancer, exercise to music instructor and PT, as well as bikini fitness competitor.

Emma is a multi-faceted teacher with extensive training in dance and fitness. She also has two world-renowned World Beauty Fitness and Fashion (WBFF) competitions under her belt.

Coming from a dance background, she provides guidance and assistance in dance choreography, posture and stage presence coaching.

Getting someone up to speed at beginner pole dance level is Emma’s other expertise. Private beginner pole session welcome.

Possessing extensive knowledge in body conditioning, Emma can assist in private body weight and gym equipment body conditioning sessions. 

She focuses on achieving results within a short space of time, efficiently and effectively, in an environment that fosters the notion that exercise should be fun, motivational and impactful.

To book private classes with Emma or to ask any questions about private lessons email bookings@londondanceacademy.co.uk or call us on 020 3490 1018

Book Emma’s scheduled classes in the timetable

Skills

  • Burlesque
  • Chair Dance
  • Conditioning
  • HIIT
  • Music Video Dance
  • Performance
  • Pole Choreography
  • Pole Dancing

Availability

  • Saturday afternoon
  • Saturday evening

Jo Foley LDA teacher headshot

Jo

Skills

Private lessons in:

Hoop
Silks
Trapeze
Stretch/Contortion
Aerial Conditioning

To book private classes with Jo or to ask any questions about private lessons email bookings@londondanceacademy.co.uk or call us on 020 3490 1018

Book Jo’s scheduled classes in the timetable

Skills

  • Aerial Hoop
  • Aerial Silks & Rope
  • Conditioning
  • Contortion
  • Flexibility

Availability

  • Friday afternoon
  • Friday morning
  • Monday morning
  • Saturday afternoon
  • Thursday afternoon
  • Thursday morning
  • Tuesday afternoon
  • Tuesday morning
  • Wednesday afternoon
  • Wednesday morning

Katarina. LDA pole fitness, yoga and flexibility instructor. Headshot.

Katarina

Skills

Private classes available in:

Pole levels 1,2 & 3
Discover pole
Spinning pole
Pole conditioning
Yoga
Stretch and Flexibility
Aerial Yoga
Strength and conditioning 

To book private classes with Katarina or to ask any questions about private lessons email bookings@londondanceacademy.co.uk

Book Katarina’s scheduled classes in the timetable

 

Skills

  • AntiGravity Yoga
  • Conditioning
  • Flexibility
  • Pole Dancing
  • Pole Tricks
  • Yoga

Availability

  • Friday afternoon
  • Friday morning
  • Monday morning
  • Saturday afternoon
  • Thursday morning
  • Tuesday morning
  • Wednesday morning

melissa LDA co-founder in aerial hoop

Melissa

Skills

Melissa Gray, Director of London Dance Academy and founder of Splits Therapy, began dancing at the age of 3 – she hails from generations of artists and dancers. Her entire adult life has been dedicated to art and physical performance. Her teaching, performance and study of different disciplines has taken her all over the world. 
 
“My principle method for writing new concepts has always been to travel, experience, immerse, learn, listen – and then deliver a relevant lesson plan. Each place has its own mysteries – colour, pace and flow.”
 
Melissa will focus on your individual anatomical needs. Teach you how to trust your body and listen to what it is telling you.
 
“Without balance – we fall… with trust and deeper understanding we stand taller and achieve more than we ever thought possible.”
 
Private classes available in:
 
Splits Therapy, Yoga, Pole Fitness, Conditioning, Strength training, Handstands and Inversions, Aerial Deep Stretch, Aerial Yoga, Flexibility, Restorative Yoga, Partner Massage and Dance

To book private classes with Melissa or to ask any questions about private lessons email bookings@londondanceacademy.co.uk

Book Melissa’s scheduled classes in the timetable

Skills

  • Conditioning
  • Flexibility
  • Floorwork
  • Lap Dance
  • Performance
  • Pole Choreography
  • Pole Dancing
  • Yoga

Availability

  • Monday afternoon
  • Monday morning
  • Tuesday afternoon
  • Tuesday morning
  • Wednesday afternoon
  • Wednesday morning

Michal LDA teacher head shot

Michal

Skills

 

Private lessons available in:

Choreography
Act creation
Hardcore conditioning
Tricks and transitions – to perfection
Stretching

To book private classes with Michal or to ask any questions about private lessons email bookings@londondanceacademy.co.uk or call us on 020 3490 1018

Book Michal’s scheduled classes in the timetable

 

Skills

  • Conditioning
  • Flexibility
  • HIIT
  • Performance
  • Pole Choreography
  • Pole Dancing

Availability

  • Saturday afternoon
  • Saturday evening
  • Saturday morning
  • Sunday afternoon
  • Sunday evening
  • Sunday morning

sam t LDA teacher head shot

Samantha

Skills

Private lessons available in:

AntiGravity Yoga
TRX
Pilates
Beginner aerial hoop
Cancer Rehab
HIIT training

To book private classes with Samantha or to ask any questions about private lessons email bookings@londondanceacademy.co.uk or call us on 020 3490 1018

Book Samantha’s scheduled classes in the timetable

Skills

  • Aerial Hoop
  • AntiGravity Yoga
  • Conditioning
  • HIIT
  • TRX

Availability

  • Friday afternoon
  • Friday morning
  • Monday afternoon
  • Monday morning
  • Thursday afternoon
  • Thursday morning
  • Tuesday afternoon
  • Tuesday morning
  • Wednesday afternoon
  • Wednesday morning

Sophie London Dance Academy Teacher Profile picture elbow hook inverted pole move

Sophie

Skills

Private lessons in:

Pole dance – All levels
Basic Hoop
Stretch
Dance technique

To book private classes with Sophie or to ask any questions about private lessons email bookings@londondanceacademy.co.uk or call us on 020 3490 1018

Book Sophie’s scheduled classes in the timetable

 

Skills

  • Conditioning
  • Flexibility
  • Floorwork
  • Lap Dance
  • Performance
  • Pole Choreography
  • Pole Dancing
  • Pole Tricks

Availability

  • Saturday afternoon
  • Saturday evening
  • Sunday afternoon
  • Sunday evening
  • Thursday afternoon
  • Thursday morning