Over 100 Years of Quality Teaching

Our Team

Miss Samantha Faulkner F.I.D.T.A  ABRSM Teaching Dip. BA(HONS) in Music and Professional Practice.
Joint Principal of the Orme School of Dancing.

As well as running the school and teaching dance throughout, Miss Samantha owns Manhattan Music see www.manhattanmusiccoventry.com. She is a music teacher teaching piano, woodwind and guitar in Coventry schools, and teaches privately also. Miss Samantha is our Musical Director and runs the Musical Theatre Sessions.

Miss Jennifer Faulkner F.I.D.T.A  ABRSM Teaching Dip. BA(HONS) in Music and Dance

Joint Principal of the Orme School of Dancing.

As well as running the school and teaching throughout,  Miss Jennifer owns Creative Flair Childcare and  Creative Flair. She and her staff teach dance and music in nurseries, pre-schools and primary schools throughout Warwickshire and the West Midlands. Miss Jennifer is also our Contemporary Dance Expert.

Miss Sandra Clarke F.I.D.T.A (Hons) M.B.B.O (Hons)
Former Principal of The Orme School of Dancing and current teacher at the school. Miss Sandra was Principal of The Orme School of Dancing from 1978 to the summer of 2019 and has over 40 years of teaching experience. A great many pupils have been taught by Miss Sandra from beginners through to many successful Advanced 2 Ballet and Tap candidates and also Associate, Licentiate and Fellowship Teaching candidates. We are honoured to have Miss Sandra on the team in her role teaching the adult ballet and tap classes.

Miss Carys Ansell is the newest member of our team and is currently a Pre-Associate Teacher in training. Miss.Carys is an accomplished ice skater and is currently studying for a Degree in Physiotherapy at Coventry University.

Miss Samantha & Miss Jennifer
Miss Sandra & Miss Carys

“We and the rest of The Orme School staff will be ready to welcome you to our school and will be delighted to share with you the Joy of Dance”