Annemarie trained in classical ballet from a very young age and graduated from Bretton Hall College with a BA Hons in Dance in 1994.
On graduation she taught GCSE and A Level dance at Ossett High School, Wakefield. She joined Northern Ballet in 1996 as Education Officer and project manager and led workshops up and down the country in company repertoire and technique. In 2005 she became the manager of the newly formed Classical Training Department (now Academy) having been an integral part of the set up of the Centre for Advanced Training programme at Northern Ballet.
Annemarie left the department for a short while in 2007 to look after her growing family of 3 children returning to teach our Mini Movers and Creative Movement classes as well as being a member of the pastoral team and mentoring programme and has now become our Associate Programme Administrator and also teaches our Introduction to ballet class and over 55s sessions.