Welcome to Dance ARC An exciting new dance school in Watford With lessons at the YMCA Watford, St Mary's Church Hall and West Watford Community Centre Classes for children 22 months and upwards
Welcome to Dance ARCAn exciting new dance school in WatfordWith lessons at the YMCA Watford, St Mary's Church Hall and West Watford Community Centre Classes for children 22 months and upwards

Our team

Dance ARC consists of a team of qualified, committed, experienced and enthusiastic teachers. Allow us to introduce them to you on this page.

Amie Liddle AIDTA



Qualifications - IDTA Level 4 Teaching Diploma (International Dance Teachers Association), BA Hons Degree in Theatre Dance, Exercise to Music Instructor, Zumba and Zumba for kids instructor, Cheerleading Coach, Child Protection, First Aid and Risk Assessor Certificates.


Specialises in; Preschool Dance, Ballet, Tap and Jazz.






John Caswell



John has over 30 years experience in West End Theatre working on shows such as Starlight Express, Cats, Sunset Boulevard, Oliver!, Jesus Christ Superstar, Show Boat, West Side Story, Les Miserable, Jailhouse Rock, Billy Elliot, Mary Poppins, Zorro the Musical,  Singin' in the Rain, From Here to Eternity, The Bodyguard, Gypsy, Motown the Musical and Dreamgirls.


John is currently working on A Christmas Carol at The Old Vic Theatre, London as Company Stage Manager 



Sophie Melsome

Teaching Assistant


Qualifications - Currently studying in her last year at Sixth Form with a view of working with children.  


Specialises in: Teacher Assisting and classroom management.




We are located at:

Dance ARC


YMCA Watford

Charter Place

WD17 2RT


St Mary's Church Hall

Church Street


WD18 0EG


West Watford Community Centre

Harwoods Road

WD18 7RB

Contact us today!

If you have any queries or wish to make an appointment, please contact us:


+44 07890 994597



Or use our contact form.