About KS Dance and Kate Simmons

Kate Simmons and her team have been training dancers and teachers for thirty years in KS Dance Senior Programme.
Based in Warrington, Cheshire (with easy access to the cities of Manchester and Liverpool) The college has an excellent reputation for the quality of its training as well as its Graduates’ employment and pastoral care.

Students are able to realise their true potential with one to one coaching.

Read about our Graduate Destinations and Employment

Who are we?

Our Mission

It is the mission of the college to train dancers & teachers to the highest level producing hardworking, talented individuals who will thrive in The Dance and Performing Arts Industries. Our training offers the individual to thrive amongst some of the UK’s premier Teachers.

KS Dance Philosophy

It is the philosophy of KS Dance to train and nurture the talent of dance students to the highest level -equipping them with all life skills appropriate for “the profession”

The KS Dance Promise

KS Dance promises a top rated faculty that will challenge the students’ abilities and create professional opportunities.

Our Training

World Renowned Dance Training of the Highest Calibre
Accredited and Recognised College and Qualifications in Dance

Annual Theatre Perfomances & Allegrodance Touring Company Experience

Extensive Junior Programme Classes and Opportunities

Teaching Experience for Ex Professionals

Meet our Faculty

Kate Simmons
Founder & Director
Fellow and Senior Examiner ISTD (Cecchetti Faculty) Holder of Enrico Cecchetti Diploma, Ex London Festival Ballet, Cecchetti Faculty Committee Member, CICB UK Delegate.

Gillian Hurst
Deputy Principal Senior
RBS Dip (TTC), ARAD,DDE (NB), Fellow & Senior Examiner Spanish Dance Society, Holder of Enrico Cecchetti Diploma, Head of Teacher Training, over 25 years with KS Dance.

Tracey Moss
Deputy Principal Junior
FISTD (Tap Branch), FISTD (Cecchetti Ballet) Holder of the Enrico Cecchetti Diploma IDB (Spanish Dance Society) Lecturer of Level 6 Diploma, over 26 years with KS Dance.