Jessica Thomas

Teacher - ISTD DDI/DDE

Jessica has trained with SAA since 2009 and has gone on to successfully gain her DDE and Acrobatic Arts qualificiations

Jessica began dancing when she was only 3 years old and has taken part in the All England Finals. 7 years ago, Jess joined Southern Arts and has been selected for the annual West End group multiple times, which has provided her with opportunities to perform in theatres such as Sadlers Wells, Her Majesties Theatre, The Adelphi, Royal Albert Hall and in 2017, The Indigo at O2.

Jessica studied at Southdowns College, training for her Dance BTEC Level 3 before going on to Chichester College to train in the ISTD DDI and DDE teaching qualifications. She has successfully passed her DDI Tap and Modern and DDE Tap. She is now in her final year at Chichester working towards her DDE Modern; whilst regularly teaching a variety of classes throughout the week.

In 2015 and 2016, Jess was selected to be a member of the England Dance Squad and has successfully obtained the title of World Champion two years running. Her tap solos recieved third place in 2015 and first place in 2016.

Jessica Thomas

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