Principal / Teacher
Helen took over as the principal at Showtime HMS in 2014 and teaches Hip Hop, Troupe, Acro Dance, Tap and Jazz/Funk. Helen has over 20 years of dance and performance experience and more than 15 years of teaching experience, having taught at many dance schools around Perth, After School Care Facilities and in Primary Schools. As a member of Lady Velvet Cabaret & Azure Entertainment Helen often performs for private and corporate events, including The Fringe Festival, as well as teaching different styles of dance to adults at hens nights around Perth. From the age of 18 Helen was working as a professional dancer in nightclubs such as The Hip-E Club, The Deen, The Church, Metropolis Fremantle and The Court.
Helen has successfully completed Certificate IV in Dance Teaching & Management, Certificate III in Fitness and Certificate III in Sound Engineering. She has been trained in all styles of dance including Modern Dance, Jazz, Ballet, Hip Hop, Acro Dance, Cabaret and Tap, as well as modelling. Helen keeps up to date with the performing arts scene by participating in regular workshops and has travelled to Sydney for the past three years to attend the Australian Dance Festival and learn from choreographers such as Jason Coleman, Stephen Tannos, Marko Panzic, Debbie Ellis and more.