Graduate from The Royal Ballet School's highest teaching qualification, Diploma of Dance Teaching , specializing in Vocational training. A Senior and Mid-Associates teacher in London, Covent Garden for The Royal Ballet School's Associates programme. Rebecca has also had the privilege of successfully teaching full-time at White Lodge, the Lower School in 2016-2017, as well as collaborating with the School’s team of teachers in choreographing a class demonstration for the end of year performance at Opera Holland Park (2017). During her time as a Classical Ballet teacher for White Lodge she supported students in The Royal Ballet Company's performances of The Nutcracker (Sir Peter Wright’s production) and Woolf Works (Wayne McGregor). She has also been part of the Associates Outreach team teaching in Livorno, Italy and a teacher at the White Lodge Summer Schools. Rebecca was privileged to be one of the teachers for The Royal Ballet School’s Spring Course 2018 held in Hong Kong.
Rebecca is currently a Prep Associates teacher for the Central School of Ballet. and she has also taught on Central School of Ballet’s International Summer Courses and various Intensive days.
RAD registered having completed the Certificate in Teaching Studies with the Royal Academy of Dance and teaches privately at the Esher Ballet School based in Surrey & Fleet, Hampshire.
Previously prepared students for Cecchetti standard exams and taught ad-hoc for the Cecchetti Associates. She has had performance experiences at theatres such as The Royal Opera House, Opera Holland Park and Sadler’s Wells.
Sculptured by the famous dancer and sculptor Tom Merrifield, called ‘The Black Swan’.
My mission is to create a positive, appropriate and safe learning environment. Teaching ballet and dance to the highest possible standards, whilst recognising individuality and nurturing confidence. Utilising my own talents and qualities, inspiring others to share my passion for dance in a caring, enjoyable and stimulating atmosphere. Encouraging discipline, creativity and a love for dance through music.
Rebecca Howell (The Royal Ballet School's Teaching Diploma & R.A.D.R.T.S)