At 4 years old Julia started her training at the Gay Holdforth School of Dancing in Welling, Kent.
At 16 went on to full time training at the Stella Mann Dance College in North London. As well as getting her dance diploma she got her teaching associate exams in ballet, tap and modern for the I.S.T.D and her teaching certificate in ballet for the Royal Academy of dancing passing all 4 with distinction.
Julia then went on to dance on various cruise lines around the world for 7 years including Carnival cruises, the worlds biggest cruise company for the last 5 years. In 2004 she moved to Montreal, Quebec, Canada where she taught lyrical modern, jazz, tap and ballet to children aged 2, up to and including adults and professional dancers.
Julia also appeared as a guest teacher in cities such as Toronto, Niagara falls and Quebec city as well as teaching full time at various studios in Montreal. She choreographed many dance numbers for shows in and around the city. During her last 5 years there she choreographed for an annual charity show which raised thousands of dollars for the Montreal children’s hospital.
Julia returned to the UK just over 4 years ago and is very happy to be teaching full time at ‘Liz Burville Performing Arts’. Julia has also assisted Liz Burville choreographing shows at the Orchard Theatre for ‘In The Wings Productions’ including Billy Elliot, Oliver!, Bugsy Malone and their latest production….Grease!