JODY ENNIS started her training in Dublin at WestSide since they first opened their doors and the Metropolitan School of Dance where she studied classical ballet under Mairead Langan. Age 14 Jody was selected to take part in both the North London Dance Studios and CPA Studio’s Scholarship Programmes both funded by WestSide. From there, Jody successfully auditioned to spend her Transition year in Full-Time training studying Performing Arts at the North London Dance Studios, UK at 15.
After finishing schooling back home in Ireland, Jody was awarded the Leverhulme Bursary to attend LONDON STUDIO CENTRE where she graduated with a BA Honours Degree in Dance and Performance in 2012. Credits include: PENNY DREADFUL S3, Featured Dancer. SINGING IN THE RAIN, Ensemble. THE VOICE Ireland, Dancer. SLEEPING BEAUTY, Featured Dancer. GREASE, Patty Simcox. HAIRSPRAY, Lou Ann U/S Amber and Penny. HEAVEN’S LIGHT, Lead Vocalist. IFTAs 2013, Featured Dancer. CHILDLINE CONCERT o2, Dancer. FINDING WONDERLAND, Mad Hatter. ALL IRELAND TALENT SHOW, Dancer. SPRING AWAKENING, Ensemble. LSC Showcase, Soloist, (Criterion Theatre, Westend). AS YOU LIKE IT, Phoebe
As a working professional and educator Jody wanted to continue to expand her knowledge and expertise in this ever changing and advancing industry. This summer Jody spent valuable time in California USA, training under Shannon Mather and the expert faculty at Mather Dance Company at their First ever Teacher Training Intensive.
Jody believes ‘To continue to be educated by those that inspire you is the greatest gift to give to both yourself and your students.’