Introducing our second teacher at our "All that Jazz" days in August, @ryandouglas123. Ryan is currently working as the Cast Manager on a ship sailing around Australia for Princess Cruises. He has taught at various places before taking to sea as well as in his breaks between contracts. He has also assisted in cruise lines auditions during this time for Princess Cruises and Celebrity Cruises. He believes a strong jazz technique is the core to all dancers so they have understanding of technique. From here, they will be able to add various styles to create a more well rounded performer. He is also a fully qualified Latin American teacher so enjoys creating a jazz latin fusion in some of his work. His training took place at Expressions Academy of Performing Arts where he studied ATCL 3 year Musical Theatre Course & Diploma in addition to IDTA Associate Freestyle & Latin American. His teaching experience includes teaching at the following establishments and organisations: Chantry Dance Company Expressions Academy of PA, Mansfield National Ice Centre, Nottingham Aspire School of Dance, Chesterfield Tracy Quaife Theatre School, Nottingham The School of Ballet Theatre UK, Hinckley Celebrity Cruises Productions His teaching has included musical theatre, jazz, audition technique, children, adults, off ice dance classes to children in national youth programme, setting full routines for performances. He has also been an assistant install director for Cast Install, install director for production theme nights. Ryan also has extensive experience of creating bespoke wedding dances and choreography’s for corporate events. He has also assisted auditions for both Princess Cruise Lines and Celebrity Cruises.