Libby Newton is the principal at The Venue of Performing Arts.
Libby started dancing at the age of 5 and continued on to a full time course at Masters Performing Arts College.
Libby’s professional credits include:
- Barry Manilow’s Copacabana UK Tour
- Backing dancer for Robbie Williams
- Various Pantomines
- Hair shows
- Cunard Cruises
- Saga Cruises
- Show managing for Saga and Cunard Cruises
- Libby is a full member of the ISTD (Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing) and holds DDE (Diploma in Dance Education) qualifications in Tap, Modern and Ballet. She has added to that Licentiate status in Tap and is also working towards Licentiate status in Modern. She believes continual learning is key for both the student and the teacher.
Libby came to this area as a principal dancer for a Resident Theatre Company.
Whilst working here in East Anglia, Libby saw a need for a place where young performers can be helped to develop their potential and persue their dreams.
Libby believes that every child should be given a chance to enjoy dance and the performing arts in a relaxed and enjoyable atmosphere.