ALL ABOUT MELISSA BLACK
DANCER/CHOREOGRAPHER/BARRE/YOGA/DANCE/WELL-BEING & DANCE FITNESS/FOUNDER OF BLACK'S BARRE/TEACHER OF DANCE, MUSICAL THEATRE AND PERFORMING ARTS/ MENTAL HEALTH FIRST AIDER
With an extensive background in dance theatre, teaching, and fitness Melissa began her Yoga teaching qualification last summer and is loving every minute of the journey. After leading Dance as a subject in a large secondary school for over 10 years and becoming increasingly disillusioned with the education system Melissa founded Black's Barre which is based at studio Velo, a bespoke health and fitness studio based in Whitley Bay. She has spent the last two years studying Barre, Yoga and fitness qualifications alongside creating her own unique brand of dance, barre and movement classes for adults with an aim to share her passion for movement and dance with anyone that seeks to discover the health benefits from doing so. Despite leaving mainstream education Melissa continues to teach both vocational and professional dance qualifications in 3 different stage schools across the North East, teaches open adult classes at Dance City, the dance agency for the north of England as well as continuing her own personal journey through movement and dance.