The Carrington Hollywood Academy

Mrs Janne Carrington, Principal of the Hollywood Dance Academy, established her own school of dance in 1982 after fulfilling a highly successful career in dance.

Her career started in ballet with The London Festival Ballet, Vienna State Ballet and then moved on into musical theatre appearing in musicals, television shows, galas, circus, pantomimes throughout the world all too numerous to mention. During her professional career Mrs Carrington won several awards for choreography and directing.

Not content with running her busy academy Mrs Carrington also finds time to fulfil a role as a mentor for students studying the RAD CBTS Teaching Studies, and is a tutor for the ISTD FDI & CDE teaching courses. As if this was not enough, Mrs Carrington takes great pride and delight in examining student teachers for the RAD CBTS course as well as representing the Dorset region on the Regional Advisory Committee for the Royal Academy.