Graduate Jordan Hinchliffe returns to Renaissance Arts

Having just returned to the UK from his recent role as Dance Captain in The Bodyguard, Austria, Jordan returned to RA this week to work with the next generation of Musical Theatre professionals, teaching a masterclass to our current students.

Jordan embarked on professional training in Dance and Musical Theatre and graduated from Renaissance Arts, Leeds.

His Theatre Credits include On-stage Swing and Cover Stalker Bodyguard-das-musical (Köln, Germany),Dancer in Puttin’ on the Ritz (UK Tour), Dancer in Conga (Monte Carlo), Dancer in Keep Dancing (UK Tour) with Strictly Come Dancing favourites Robin Windsor and Anya Garnis. 

Jordan has also travelled Alaska and Asia onboard the Celebrity Millennium cruise liner as an Ensemble Dancer.

Further Theatre credits include Dance Captain/Ensemble in Robin Hood (Qdos Entertainment, Newcastle and Bradford), Dance Captain/Ensemble in Aladdin (Qdos Entertainment, Newcastle and Bradford), Dance Captain/Ensemble in Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (Qdos Entertainment, Bradford), Dance Captain/Ensemble in Peter Pan (Qdos Entertainment, Bradford).

Television Credits include dancer for chart topping group THE WANTED (Surprise Surprise, ITV) and Ensemble in Bollywood Carmen LIVE (BBC).

After finishing his contract in Koln, Jordan then moved to Vienna, and joined the 20th anniversary cast of the cult musical Tanz der Vampire where he took on the role of Cover Schwarzer Vampire (lead male dance role) and also cover “Koukol” a lead acting role in the show.

Finishing Vampires in June 2018, Jordan was then lucky enough to be asked to join the Austrian Premier of “The Bodyguard” as an Off-Stage Swing and also taking on the role of Dance Captain, looking after the work of renowned choreographer Karen Bruce. 

Interested in applying to study with Renaissance Arts Conservatoire?

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Graduate Success for Ruth Cass

Congratulations to Ruth in her contract with Norwegian Cruise Line where she will be performing as a part of ‘Footloose’ on board the Norwegian Joy

Alumni Success – Ben Lancaster through to the final of the BBC’s ‘All Together Now’

86 out of the 100 judges stood up in support of Renaissance Graduate Ben Lancaster on Saturday. We’re excited to how he does in the final!

Guest faculty Mark Webb back in the studio

We’re super excited to have Mark Webb back in college this week teaching commercial class.

Mark is one of the most sought after dancers of his generation, performing on stage with top musical artists including Destiny’s Child, Take That, Blue, Elton John, Kylie Minogue, Steps, Girls Aloud, Lionel Ritchie, Spice Girls, Boyzone, Diana Ross and Cher.

Choreographer: Clothes Show, Adidas, Veda, Harley Davidson, Tiger, Ben Sherman, Red Mother, Speedo, the V Festival, Salon International, The Motor Show, Next, Aspri, FA Cup Final.

#commercialdance #sweat #fullout #swagger

Graduate success Kerry Crozier

BOOM!The news is out!Kerry Crozier will be touring the UK with The Bodyguard!Absolutely thrilled

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Kerry completed her professional training at Renaissance Arts, Leeds in the UK.

Kerry’s credits include Ensemble in Bodyguard – Das Musical (Palladium Theater, Stuttgart), Ali in Mamma Mia!(Royal Caribbean), Ensemble in Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (First Family Entertainment), Ensemble in King of Tap(Live Business), Ensemble in David Beckham ‘Never Settle’ and Sands Casino(Venetian Macau Ltd) and Ensemble in Jack and the Beanstalk and Aladdin(QDOS Entertainment).

Kerry is delighted to be touring the UK with The Bodyguard.

Pepperland, Mark Morris Dance Group, Contemporary Dance, Alhambra Theatre

Renaissance Arts’ students attending Mark Morris Dance group’s Pepperland, last night at The Alhambra Theatre in Bradford #jointherenaissance #renaissancearts #performingarts #performancestudents #theatretrip #contemporarydance #watchingdance #alhambratheatrebradford

Ben Lancaster – R/A Grad

  • IT’S HAPPENING! This Saturday, 7:20pm, catch me on @alltogethernowtv @bbc belting my face off.. SO EXCITED! ??? #alltogethernow#bbc#bbc1

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Renaissance Grad Ella Curran currently performing as lead production vocalist on Carnival Ecstasy. 

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R/A Grad Ruth Warren currently performing in the cast of ‘One Mans Dream II’ for Disney Tokyo.