LONDON DANCE ACADEMY - Key Persons


Hannah Rose

Job Titles:
  • Professional
Hannah Rose is a professional Pole Dancer and Circus Artist based in London. She is the twice winner of the UK Professional Pole Championships at Elite level and 3 times winner of the Best Tricks Award. She also competes internationally and won 3rd place in Womens' International Elite at Pole Art France. In her performance career some of her most recent highlights include the opening of the BRIT awards and as a semi-finalist on Ninja Warrior. She has also judged numerous competitions across the UK and internationally including UKPPC, Pole Revolutions and IUPDC. And she teaches masterclasses across the UK and abroad.

MELISSA GRAY - CEO

Job Titles:
  • CEO
  • COMPANY DIRECTOR
  • CEO - Founder
Melissa Gray is the CEO of London Dance Academy, a physical performer, dance and yoga teacher. With over 2 decades of experience in yoga, anatomy and a broad variety of dance and fitness-based disciplines, she first opened the doors to her dance academy in 2005. Melissa's career as a teacher and physical performer has taken her all over the world, which has helped shape her principle method for writing new concepts. Her method is to explore, experience, immerse and learn, then deliver a bespoke lesson plan. Being able to identify people as individuals within a group is a skill she strives to continue improving. Blending positive mind association, breath work, partner stretching and passive and active techniques, her classes are suitable for all levels.