Ashleigh Baecker: BA (Hons) Dance (1st Class); HND Dance Artist; MBATD
Ashleigh Baecker MBATD - Dance In Action Studio Principal
Principal Ashleigh Baecker perfomed in numerous dance and acting productions at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, danced with the Russian Ballet at the Edinburgh Playhouse, at the Edinburgh MTV Awards, acted as "Young Chelsea" in Edinburgh's Royal Lyceum's production of On Golden Pond and acted in a scene with Kate Winslet in the Film Jude.
She undertook dance examinations (RAD/ISTD) through her local dance school (Dance For All at the Theatre School, Edinburgh). In addition, she attended classes at the Scottish Ballet and Jazz Art UK.
She continued training through Edinburgh’s Telford College (now known as PASS) gaining an HND Dance Artist qualification and went on to achieve a First Class Honours Degree in Dance
She is a member (Jazz & Modern branch) and associate member (Ballet, Tap & Freestyle branch) of the British Association Teachers of Dancing, an organisation validated by the Council of Dance Education and Training. She qualifed with the highest possible qualificational marks.
In April 2016 she was the Performance Judge of the Inverness heat of Rock Challenge.