Denise Brownlow manages and heads the team of the Creative Crew Dance Zone and Creative Crew Parties.

Denise is a qualified, professional dance teacher with the IDTA, which is recognised by the Dance and Sports Council, as well as being a qualified & experienced artist. Her background includes over 20 years of working with both children and adults in art, drama and dance.
Over the years, she studied drama at Morley College; trained & worked as an Aerobics Teacher for the Central London YMCA, taught Aerobics at Barnet College in Barnet (where she was a student), taught keep fit classes at Walkers Squash Club and trained and qualified as a dance teacher. All this whilst studying as a full time student or in full time work!

Denise has also taught Salsa up to advanced level for 12 years in North London clubs as well as being a Latin DJ, after which she started the Creative Crew 6 years ago. She has successfully organised numerous events, functions and parties as well as running her numerous dance classes – which include Ballroom & Latin, Line dance, Street Dance and now ZUMBA, ZUMBA GOLD and ZUMBATOMIC are the latest additions and is proving to be an enormous success.

Her energy & enthusiasm is boundless & obviously contributes to her popularity with both children & adults.

Denise’s qualifications and membership to professional bodies are as follows.

IDTA (International Dance Teacher Association)
Dance Matrix Former Associate Teacher
DIPLOMA Art & Design
Exercise to Music
HND Graphic Design
ISM Certificate (Institute of Supervisory Management)

A recent dance graduate from Middlesex University; the course consisting of three years of technique including Graham, Cunningham, Ballet, Release based, and Humphrey technique.

Nichola has had 6 years experience in teaching contemporary dance and street dance to all ages and 9 years experience in dance performance.
She is a versatile dancer with experience in many different styles including Contemporary, Street dance, Salsa, Ballet, Afro-Cuban and Jazz.

Nichola has a current CRB, has taught Street Dance/Zumba at our popular children’s parties and is one of our ZUMBA instructors. She is available for children and adult courses, parties and functions.

Nichola along with Delene recently got 3 gold stars and their dance group were short listed for Got to Dance series 3, 2012.

Rachel trained at Bird College of Performing Arts and graduated in 2005 with a first class BA HONS in Dance and Theatre Performance. Since graduating she has worked professionally in theatre, television and onboard Princess Cruises.

Throughout her dancing career she has taught at numerous schools across the UK and has experience and qualifications in the IDTA and ISTD syllabuses and other styles of jazz, tap ballet, contemporary, salsa, disco, swing and musical theatre.
Rachel is one of experienced Zumba instructors and is teaching regular weekly classes with The Creative Crew in Enfield and Barnet.

She has a CRB and has taught Salsa and Zumba at schools and parties and is available for bookings for children and adults.

Louisa comes from a strong jazz, contemporary and classical ballet background. Her classes are a mix of these and many other dance styles, including Street dance.

Louisa’s dance credits include X Factor, The Brits, Live 8, GQ and IFFA Awards. Music video's for Delphic & Dima Bilan. Tours for Roxy Music & Bryan Ferry.
Louisa is one of our ZUMBA instructors and is awaiting her CRB. She is available for children and adult courses, parties and functions.

Audrey graduated Bachelors of Arts in Dance at University of North Carolina
Greensboro U.S.A. (2008)

She has performed and choreographed for Modern/Contemporary dance performances, amateur Musical Theatre productions and film/video production.

She has been competing and performing for over 17 years.
Currently Audrey teaches cheerleading and dance to schools across North London.  Dance Experience in Styles and Techniques include Modern/Contemporary, Jazz: Ballet, Tap, African, Latin/Ballroom, Cheerleading and Hip Hop

Audrey is Zumba Licensed and is CRB checked

Louise is one of our up and coming ZUMBA instructors and the youngest team member. She has appeared in many performances at Chicken Shed Theatre and has performed in Street Dance and Salsa shows at various functions organised by The Creative Crew.

She has had experience of teaching children Street Dance and Zumba. She is available for children and adult courses, parties and functions.

Kathryn graduated from the Classical Ballet course Northern Ballet School in Manchester with the Dancers Diploma and was awarded the Classical Ballet Award.

She has performed with European Ballet Company, Vienna Festival Ballet and Duchy.  Ballet as a soloist in ballets such as Swan Lake, Sleeping Beauty, Coppelia and Cinderella, touring the U.K.
She has worked in Europe and various cabaret and corporate shows in the UK and various Cruise Liners as dancer and assistant choreographer.

Although Kathryn is a qualified Ballet teacher and has taught at various dance and theatre in the UK, she has always enjoyed other dance forms which led to her becoming a Zumba instructor which incorporates so many dance styles.

Delene trained at The Northern School of Contemporary Dance, the course had a strong Graham influence as well as ballet and Jazz, since graduating in 1999 she has gone on to perform professionally for various dance companies.

In 2003 Delene studied for her Teaching PGCE and has worked in the field of education alongside her performing career.
Through a love of teaching and having learned to dance Salsa and Tango, this has lead Delene to train as a Zumba instructor. She is CRB checked. With Nichola she recently got 3 gold stars and short listed for Got to Dance series 3 with their group routine.

James is a recent British Ceroc Champion and is experienced in Hip Hop, Salsa, Contemporary and many other dance forms as well as fitness training.

He has studied for a year towards a BA in Performing in Arts at London Metropolitan University.
James is very experienced in teaching Zumba having first taught Zumba in Germany and now in many Fitness centres in and around London, as well as joining our team.

James is available for events and is experienced in teaching at schools.

Lucy is a trained dancer and completed her 3 year course at Millennium Dance 2000 for musical theatre consisting of jazz, ballet, contemporary and street dance.

She is also a theatre performer and has performed in numerous shows throughout England.  Lucy is one of our newest members of our team and is enjoying every moment with us.
She is available for Zumba and dance parties for children and adults.


Denise Brownlow
The Creative Crew

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