AILEEN DOWNEY – NZAMD

Examiner(retired) ANZAMD Area Organiser BAL (Tap Teaching Certificate) BBO (Tap Teaching Certificate)

Currently Teaching:

NZAMD Ballet, NZAMD and BAL Tap.

Aileen is the founder of Drury Lane, starting the studio in 1968 in a small studio in the back yard of her house in Hillcrest.

The studio has grown to be one of the Waikato’s most established, respected and successful dance institutions under Aileen’s and her daughter Kerry’s management.

As a child, Aileen studied RAD Ballet, Music, Speech and singing, Tap and Highland Dancing.

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Jazz
Contemporary
Tap
Ballet
Hip hop
Performance
Musical theatre