Luke Ahmet

Classical Ballet and Cunningham Contemporary

Classes

Minimum age: 14 (Younger as long as they have prior experience)

Tuesday: Classical Ballet

  • Level: Intermediate/Advance
  • Time: 11:30 – 13:00
  • Fee: £12

Friday: Classical Ballet

  • Level: Intermediate
  • Time: 13:00 – 14:30
  • Fee: £12

Friday: Cunningham Contemporary

  • Level: General (not suited for Beginners)
  • Time: 16:00 – 17:30
  • Fee: £13

Saturday: Classical Ballet

  • Level: Intermediate
  • Time: 10:00 – 11:30
  • Fee: £14

His Tuesday and Saturday Classes will also be live-streamed from the studio if you wish to join online

  • Fee: £7

Classes bookable HERE from one week ahead.

Biography

Luke was born in London and trained at the Royal Ballet School from the age of 11. After graduating he joined Scottish Ballet (soloist) where he danced for 10 years and then went on to dance for Rambert Dance until his recent retirement in 2019. In 2004 he performed with K-Ballet Company, Japan at the Metropolitan Opera House NYC for the Frederick Ashton gala. He has danced a range of roles with The Royal Ballet, Scottish Ballet, and Rambert by renowned choreographers such as Balanchine, Ashton, Forsythe, Page, Alston, Macmillan, Christopher Wheeldon , Tetley, Christopher Bruce and Matthew Bourne. Luke is an Olivier nominated dancer for outstanding achievements – in 2017 for Melodyspace Markbaldwin Studio ‘Creation’. More recently, Luke was a guest dancer with Company Wayne McGregor in ‘Tree of Codes’ in Paris with the Opera de Paris and continues to perform with York Dance Project.

Cunningham Contemporary

Using the structure of the Cunningham class, this class will work on basic techniques, mobilizing and strengthening the spine and core, focusing on rhythm and dynamics to promote moving freely in a safe and knowledgeable way!

This is a general level class, so some experience is helpful but all are welcome!

Luke Ahmet DANCE TEACHER at Danceworks Ballet Academy

“Wonderful class, great on placement. Luke is a joyful teacher!”          – Catalina B