Meet The Teachers

Our Dance Tutors

Simon Williams

Simon trained at the Royal Ballet Lower and Upper School and joined The English National Ballet Company in 1997.

In 1999 he performed in Matthew Bourne’s ‘Swan Lake’. In 2001 he rejoined the ’New Adventures Company’ to dance in ‘The Car Man’ and ‘Nutcracker’ performing many different roles! He followed this with a tour to Japan with Sylvie Guillem, performing in ‘Trois Histoires d’Amours’.

In 2003 he joined the Michael Clark Company, where he performed in the World premiere of ‘Oh My Goddess’ at Sadlers Wells and European Tour. In 2004 he performed with Mikhail Baryshnikov in ‘Solos with Piano or Not’ at the Barbican. In 2005/07 he returned to ‘Swan Lake’ to perform the leading roles of both ‘the Swan’ and ‘Prince’ for the world tour. Then in 2009 he rejoined the Michael Clark Company to premier the new work of ‘Come, Been and Gone’ on the World tour and Barbican seasons during 2009/10. During the ‘Come,Been and Gone’ tour he also performed in Matthew Bourne’s ‘Swan Lake’ dancing both roles ‘the Swan’ and Prince’ again, this toured until 2011!.

He also performed with Kylie Minogue for the ‘X Factor Ukraine’ that year. he returned to perform with Kylie Minogue again at the ‘X Factor Final” 2012, which was choreographed by Aaron Sillis. He recently finished the UK and International tour of Matthew Bourne’s Swan Lake, performing the main role of ‘The Prince’ and ‘Swan’.