Louise Steers

Louise Steers

A qualified teacher of dance for the Association of American Dancing. Louise passionate about dance in general, but have a particular interest in Ballet, Tap, Modern as my core subjects, also has a RSL level 4 Diploma in teaching Street (through Urban Strides)

Louise believes that dance truly helps the young ones learn and grow into amazing young people, having seen over the years a number of students go through this process it’s amazing to see the result of who and what they learn in taking dance classes at Chameleon Theatre Arts.

Claire West

Claire West

Teacher of Chameleon Theatre Arts since 2007. An original student of the Jackie Cox Theatre Arts School and trained with Louise Steers, then returned to complete her teaching exams with the Association of American dancing when Louise took over the school in 2005. Claire teaches Primary and Junior, Adult students in Ballet, Tap, Modern, Musical Theatre and Adults.

Claire Bailey

Claire Bailey

Teacher with Chameleon Theatre Arts since 2006. Originally trained in BATD syllabus and now teaches Primary, Junior and Intermediate students in Ballet, Tap, Modern and Musical Theatre.

Leanne Jackson

Leanne Jackson

Teacher with Chameleon Theatre Arts since 2012 and had her first teaching experience as a student helper during her time as a pupil of the school (of which she has been a student since she was 3 years of age) and then on her ‘Trident’ work experience at the age of 15 in 2006. Leanne teaches, Junior, Intermediate and Senior students in Ballet, Tap, Modern, Street Dance and Musical Theatre.

Bianca Williams

Bianca Williams

A trainee teacher and student of chameleon theatre arts since 1997. Bianca has completed her one year business administration apprenticeship with chameleon theatre arts at the end of 2015. Bianca is training towards completing her AAD teaching qualifications in ballet, tap and modern and is currently teaching primary students classes. With a good knowledge of the background of the school and it’s teaching standards, Bianca is a valued student teacher of the school.

Louise Steers

Denise – Finance Manager

We wanted to introduce to you Denise, so you know who you are dealing with when it comes to finances at Chameleon Theatre Arts.

If you have an issues with payments then please use the contact page, and place in the subject line ‘finance’ and Denise will get back to you.


Student Teachers

Elle Lee

Elle Lee

Student with Chameleon since 2008, Primary and Junior helper who hopes to complete her teaching exams and continue teaching within the school when she leaves school. Part of the selected Chameleon Elite Troupe.

Jessica Jones

Jessica Jones

Has been with the school since 2004 when she was 3 and now helps with teaching Primary and Junior students. Jessica has a lovely way with the young children and is working on her exams to become a qualified student teacher

Elicia Rose Ringshaw Steers

Elicia-Rose Ringshaw-Steers

Has been dancing since 2003, aged 2 and has complete most of her exams in Ballet, Tap and Modern (now Intermediate Ballet/Tap Grades). Elicia has development her passion for Street and helps with the teaching of Street, bringing young and fresh ideas to these classes. Elicia also has a part time role as an admin assistant on reception in the Chameleon studio.


Junior Helpers

Madison Ringshaw Steer

Madison Ringshaw-Steers

Has been dancing since 2005, aged 2 and is particularly enthusiastic about Musical Theatre which she excels at. Madison is a caring child and has her challenges as a child with Dyspraxia, which has made her more understanding of children with similar issues that she helps in Junior classes.

Natasha Hildrew

Natasha Hildrew

Has a flare for Musical Theatre and has been dancing with the school since the age of 5. Winner of the Bernard Ringshaw Award 2013, best overall dancer. She has worked as an actor for several seasons with Nevendon Manor Events. Natasha is a Primary class helper.

Holly Billton

Holly Billton

Has been dancing with the school since the age of 2 and also is a lover of Musical Theatre. Holly is part of the Chameleon Elite Troupe and is a Primary helper.

Courtney Drew

Courtney Drew

Has been dancing with the school since the age of 6. Winner of the Angel Hardman Award 2016 for the most improved dancer! Courtney is a Primary helper.