Protegem Dance School

We offer classes in Ballet, Tap, Street Jazz, Musical Theatre, boys only street following the IDTA syllabus and AQA GCSE Dance.

Gemma Wenman Ballan (BA hons FIDTA AQA/NSAP.) is a qualified dance teacher and 'Fellow' member of the International Dance Teacher's Association (IDTA). She is also a qualified Community Dance Teacher. Academically she has studied dance to degree level and holds the IDTA antomy certificate. Her main area of interest in dance is choreography and she continues to enjoy experimenting to develop new ideas. Gemma's dance teaching experience has developed over the years through working for local dance and theatre schools, choreographing for local theatre companies and also teaching within gyms, health clubs and schools / colleges.

Creating Protègèm Dance Company is a dream coming true, and springs from her experiences as a member of Surrey County Youth Dance Company and as founder, choreographer and member of P.A.C.E Performing. Arts. College.