Dance Classes and Training

Dance lessons and training

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Aby is a Certified Teacher with the Imperial Society of Teachers of Dance in Modern Theatre (Jazz), Tap & Ballet.

Aby has taught students of all ages from 3yrs old through to adults for over 15 years.

Aby enjoys teaching both syllabus and free work; with extensive experience in many dance styles and working with inspiring choreographers, Aby can work in countless dance genres from Commercial & Contemporary dance to Ballroom and Latin dance.

As a guest teacher Aby has taught within many Colleges and Dance centres, delivered Dance workshops to children and adults throughout the UK. Aby has also auditioned alongside established choreographers in London and been invited to adjudicate at various regional Dance Festivals.

Aby continues to learn and develop as a teacher & dancer and loves to inspire others with her personal passion for dance!

Please contact Aby for further information or queries

Aby can choreograph

  • Theatre productions
  • Corporate Events
  • Dance Competitions
  • Hen Parties
  • Wedding Dances – First Dance, Reception Performance …
  • Select Dance Workshops – Primary and Secondary Schools, Team building at work
  • Private Tuition (Audition Dance- for further dance training)
Dance Classes and Training with Aby:
  • Children’s dance classes 3-15yrs Stoke on Trent
  • Teacher at Dragonfly Dance Centre, Stafford
  • Guest teacher at Colleges and Dance Centres
  • Select Dance Workshops – Primary and Secondary Schools
  • Private Tuition (Audition Dance- for further dance training)
  • Adjudicator at Dance Competitions
  • Audition selection
  • Hen Party Dance Class
  • Wedding Dance Lessons

Audition piece choreographed by Aby Kate – Anna Lakin ‘Memphis Steal Your Rock ‘n’ Roll’

Gold Jazz Dance Routine ‘One Night Only’ choreographed by Aby Kate
“I love teaching all ages from young children, teenagers, through to adults, each student giving me very different rewards”.

Where you can find me teaching

Aby teaches at the Dragonfly Dance Centre (Stafford) where she is involved in coaching students for ISTD exams (Tap, Modern Theatre and Jazz), choreographing for theatre productions and specific events throughout the year, and preparing students who wish to further their dance training.

Dragonfly students have gone on to train at Laine Theatre Arts, Bird College of Dance and Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts. Performing in the UK and abroad.

Dragonfly students perform at the Gatehouse ever 2 years and with missing out last year to COVID hope that they can return next year.


Huge congratulations to Charlie Bishop & Nathaniel Machin for graduating with a First Class Honours Degree in Professional Musical Theatre and Dance at Bird College.

Great news that Larnie Clarke will be continuing her dance journey at Performers College Birmingham – brand new campus for September 2021 🙂



Gus Espinosa (centre front in pictures) who is well into his 3 year Diploma course at Laine Theatre Arts 🙂


Big congratulations to those Dragonfly students who appeared at Stafford Gatehouse pantomime this xmas. Plus amazing ISTD results from December highest mark Larni Clarke with a 97% Distinction.

Congratulations to all Dragonfly Students who took part in ‘Elf’ at the Gatehouse Stafford Nov 2018 everyone performed and made an amazing show!


Aby choreographed 8 Gold Jazz Students to perform alongside her in ‘Thriller’ at Slaters Country Inn (Baldwins Gate, Newcastle-under-lyme) for a Wedding Reception Nov 2017 – please see video

Want to learn to dance with Aby?