Susan King

Susie started dancing at Gedling Ballet School in Nottingham. At age 8 Susie successfully auditioned

for a place as a Royal Ballet School Associate and attended classes there for 6 years. During her time

as an RBS associate she was picked to perform and tour with Birmingham Royal Ballet in various

productions, most notably at the Royal Opera House in Covent Garden. At 14 Susie was accepted to

train at Elmhurst School for Dance with a scholarship, where she trained for a further 2 years. She

then achieved a National Diploma in Dance with a Distinction before being accepted onto the

BA(Hons) course in Ballet and Contemporary Dance at Rambert School. After Graduating Susie went

on to perform with Ampersandance, Royal Shakespeare Company and was offered contracts with

Ballet Theatre UK and Cork City Ballet. Susie went back to Rambert where she gained an MA in

Advanced Dance Performance, toured with Moving Visions and worked with Kerry Nicholls and Ross

McKim. During her time training and performing Susie was teaching in various schools over the

country and gaining experience at the Royal Academy of Dance. She is now the Ballet coach at the

National Ice centre in Nottingham, Loughborough University, Gedling Ballet School and London

School of Arts.