Blush Dance Manchester
Blush Dance was established in 2008 by Becky Campey. The company has now grown to 5 branches; Blush Dance Stockport, Manchester, Sheffield & Hyde & Tameside and most recently Birmingham. With a team of highly qualified, encouraging and motivated instructors who all trained with Becky from students through to teachers, managers and business owners. Proving that the company can support your goals to wherever you choose to take them.
At Blush Dance Manchester classes are taught by professional dancer & Illusionist; Karen Tomkins
Coming from a family in show business Karen has been brought up with it her whole life. At 18months Karen stepped on stage and performed in professional family shows, progressing onto young theatre groups, variety shows and even teaching at her local dance school from the age of 14, she has always had and still does have a true passion for all aspects of the performing arts.
When Karen was 15 she became a National Young Magician of the Year finalist, entertaining magicians at various competitions and even events at the famous Magic Circle in London, this included a Bond Theme magic act with Timothy Dalton as special guest.
Karen went on to progress her training further and gained a BTEC national diploma in Dance at college, and moved on to be accepted into a top professional training school The Urdang Academy based in Covent Garden. After graduating in professional dance and musical theatre Karen went straight into work. It started with assisting in choreography for production shows at Warners Hotels, as well as dancing professionally within the shows herself. Determined and focused she has continuously working around the country and even had a season in Turkey with the famous holiday operator Thomson. A few positions in her career are: YD Promotions dancer, choreographed for some well known travel companies, been a part of some professional pantos around the UK and most recently was invited as a special guest cabaret to The RAF charity ball.
Juggling teaching around performance work, Karen has the perfect set of skills to offer a fun and effective class environment, incorporating her vast experience in performance, dance, flexibility training, allowing people to achieve new skills, gain confidence and feel fit and fabulous!
Manager of Blush Dance Manchester, Instructor & Performer – Blush Dance
“For me being able to achieve my own business and gain the skills to train and teach Pole Fitness has made me feel empowered and has increased my confidence in my own abilities and goals in life. I have built up a healthy addiction to both teaching and training in such an infectious sport. Try it for yourselves!!!”
Blush Manchester creates an enjoyable, positive, fun but challenging environment. All participants enjoy our Blush Manchester classes so have stuck to it , not just the sport but me as a person and instructor. When these fun and positive sessions result in achieving something they never thought possible, they find amazing confidence benefits.
Blush was created with the following principle on mind: Whatever your goal; to increase strength, fitness, flexibility, confidence, lose weight, meet friends, or perform on stage; All Blush classes will inspire you to achieve.