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Kayla Rejek, founder and principle of 2Step Dance Academy, started dancing at the age of 4 and over the years has trained in tap, freestyle, ballet, commercial, modern, national, street, jazz, performing arts and hip-hop. Kayla competed from a young age all over England and Wales. She attended 4 years training at Sylvia Young Theatre School in London, training in commercial and street jazz.
Performance experience has included dancing and singing in theatres such as Sadler's Wells Theatre, Her Majesty's Theatre and The Royal Albert Hall in London as well as Disneyland California, Long Beach Performing Arts Theatre California and Disneyland Paris. Kayla also performed as a West Ham 'Hammerette' in 2010.
She has been teaching dance and musical theatre since the age of 17 and after gaining a National Diploma in Performing Arts and Dance, she then went on to complete her ISTD teaching exams at The Judith Hockaday College.
Kayla spent the summer of 2013 teaching dance in Pennsylvania, USA, with Camp America. Choreographing and teaching students from the ages of 7-15 years and entering them into competitions.
Some of Kayla's happiest times were spent in dance classes learning new skills and making life-long friends which 2Step Dance Academy is all about! Kayla believes in gaining the very best out of any individual no matter what standard or previous performance background. She hopes to pass on her knowledge and love for dance to her students and welcome them all equally into the 2Step family.
Georgia is a qualified level 1 gymnastics coach with the governing body British Gymnastics. She has been coaching gymnastics for many years and in this time has gained experience coaching children of all ages and abilities. Georgia started gymnastics at the age of 4 and it has always been a huge part of her life. She worked for 2 years at a summer camp in America teaching gymnastics, which was an amazing experience where she was able to develop her skills as a coach and teach her passion to the younger generation. Georgia is also a national level Trampoline Gymnast and has competed all over the UK and Europe. She is now looking forward to bringing her experience to 2Step Dance Academy.
Banxy will be teaching our intermediate boys street dance class to improve their technique in street & break dance. Banxy trained at the Northern School of Contemporary dance and the London Studio Centre. He has appeared as a dance in many TV shows, live events and music videos’, including George Michael’s Spinning the Wheel.