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Charlotte Tomlinson biography

Charlotte Tomlinson is an Associate Member, Course Provider and Assessor for Safe in Dance International (SiDI), and co-author of Safe Dance Practice: an applied dance science perspective (2015). She is an independent dance teacher, lecturing and delivering on Healthy Dance Practice throughout the UK.

Charlotte attained her MSc in Dance Science from Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance. She has presented at the IADMS Annual Meeting several times among other conferences, and has delivered courses on Healthy Dance Practice since 2011. Charlotte is a listed Healthy Dancer speaker with One Dance UK.

As an artist Charlotte is Artistic Director and Dance leader for SideKick Dance, an inclusive dance company based at Curve Theatre in Leicester, and dance leader for We Are Epic’s inclusive professional development dance company. She also runs a dance group for older adults among other community dance projects, and in 2017 she won the One Dance UK award for Inspirational Community Dance Practitioner.

Alongside dance, Charlotte is a keen fitness yoga teacher and has worked in the exercise industry since 2007. Within Charlotte's work she aims to bring the latest dance science research directly into practice making it accessible for all dance practitioners.