For over 40 years the Mary Hunter dance studios have provided first class training for
accredited Dance and Theatre Studies. We are part of the International Dance
Teachers Association and our staff hold teaching qualifications with this regulatory
Sound training in a first class syllabus together with an impressive range of performance opportunities have led to many students furthering careers, both in performing and teaching around the world.
Students have had the opportunity to perform with professional ballet companies, work on television drama and take part in countless professional musical theatre productions.
The Simonside Dance Academy in Newbiggin-by-the-Sea, continues a determined commitment to instruct, mentor and encourage the young dancer in a range of styles and disciplines.