Our Teachers


Lucy Manston

Lucy is our dance school’s founder. She founded Rhythm Mix Dance Academy in 2004. In 2017 she decided to take a step back from dancing and handed her classes onto Hannah and Alice.


Gemma White

Gemma taught at Rhythm Mix for 11 years and is qualified with UKA Dance. Gemma opened the Wareham classes not long after joining Lucy. She has also decided to take a step back with Lucy in 2017, handing her classes onto Alice.


Hannah Ewers

Hannah is a principal of RMD and has been dancing with Rhythm Mix since it started. In 2015, she qualified as a teacher with the UKA and now teaches the Upton classes on a Wednesday. Hannah graduated with a 2:1 in BA (hons) Dance at Arts University Bournemouth in 2018.


Alice Jones

Alice is a principal of RMD and has been dancing with Rhythm Mix for 14 years. She qualified with the UKA in 2016 and now teaches the Wool, Wareham and Parkstone classes. She also has a BTEC in Performing Arts with D*D*.


We also have some amazing helpers:

Aleisha Amos-Taylor helps Alice on a Tuesday in Wool.

Emily Waldie and Sophie Phillips help Hannah on a Wednesday in Upton.

Megan Yates and Nicole Carter help Alice on a Thursday in Wareham.

Alisha Sansom helps Alice on a Friday in Parkstone.