Principal - Jolene Kiddle L.I.S.T.D Having trained at Doreen Bird College of performing Arts, after graduating and gaining her teaching qualifications; Jolene was offered a scholarship to train in classical ballet in Manheim, Germany.
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Principal - Jolene Kiddle L.I.S.T.D


Having trained at Doreen Bird College of performing Arts, after graduating and gaining her teaching qualifications; Jolene was offered a scholarship to train in classical ballet in Manheim, Germany. She later joined the Nordharzer Statdbund Ballet Theatre in Halberstadt, Germany in 1996. There she performed traditional classical ballets such as Romeo and Juliet, Sleeping Beauty, original modern pieces, ‘Night Calls’ and various musicals such as Caberet, Max and Morrits and Me and my girl.

After becoming a soloist and assistant choreographer, Jolene decided to return to England and became the principal of Bastet in 2000. She holds Licentiate status in classical ballet. In addition to Bastet Jolene has also found time to teach at some well respected vocational colleges, Bird College, The Centre of Performing Arts, Reynolds and MTA (The Musical Theatre Academy).