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Diverse Dance Works is a dance academy based across East & West Sussex, with classes currently in 3 locations;
Portslade (West Hove), Lewes, Ringmer and Henfield.

We are proud to be diverse in name, diverse in nature - offering a wide variety of styles, to both children & adults.


Diverse Dance Works is a community of people who just LOVE to dance. All of our classes, are fun and friendly. Whether you want to dance for a hobby, or have an interest in a future career in the dance world, we have the class for you!

We offer performance opportunities throughout the year for those who love to get on stage, including our annual end of year showcase, and our summer spectacular competition day.

Our dance classes are taught by trained professionals and include styles such as Street, Hip Hop, Commercial, Jazz, Lyrical Contemporary, Solo Latin & Ballroom, Solo Latin Line, Rock'n'Roll, Charleston, Salsa and more.

Other services include;•  Dance parties  • Private lessons  •  Wedding first dance lessons   •  Dancers for events

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Ayse grew up in dance studios, spending every spare minute training and performing from a young age.
She completed her IDTA & ISTD vocational exams in a wide range of styles, such as Ballet, Street, Jazz, Tap, Latin American, Ballroom, Freestyle, Rock'n'Roll.


Ayse has competed across the country in both regional, national and international competitions, her proudest competitive achievements include her placing 2nd in The World Championships and 1st in The European Championships.

She trained at Pineapple Dance Studios in London and works professionally as a dancer and choreographer, her work credits include music videos, fashion events for companies, and live performances for events & singers.

After achieving the top grading of Honours in her professional exams with both accredited teaching associations; International Dance Teacher's Association and Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing,  in 2015 Ayse launched Diverse Dance Works, where she has since shared her love and knowledge of dance with her students.


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