Anna Dunnett

Lecturer


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Biography

Southport-born Anna is educated to master’s level and divides her time between London and the North West.

She has been active in dance and the performing arts since 1990, first as a performer, then as a teacher, choreographer, mentor, examiner, manager and director, working in various capacities.

Anna gained experience performing in Germany for six years before returning to the UK to pursue a teaching career. She has taught further and higher education since 2007, teaching at B&FC since 2012.

Anna balances her teaching role with professional practice, which involves choreographing for dance works, youth ballets and musical theatre.

Expert In...

• dance technique
• choreography

Qualifications and Accolades

• Masters Dance Education
• PGCE (QTLS)
• BA (Hons) Psychology & Dance Studies
• FISTD RTS RAD

Industry Background

I have been active in the dance and performing arts sector since 1990, first as a performer, then as a teacher, choreographer, mentor, examiner, manager and director, working in various capacities within the industry.

Professional Activities

I have been teaching in further and higher education since 2007 and have taught at B&FC since 2012. Prior to teaching, I performed in Germany. Alongside lecturing, I am engaged as a choreographer for dance works, youth ballets and musical theatre.

Why B&FC?

You should pick B&FC because it’s a nurturing and supportive environment, in which the focus is upon individual development and supporting you to achieve your personal career goals.

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Musical theatre is a "synthesis of music, drama and movement... creating the most exhilarating of theatrical experiences"- White 1999 p.1