RBS Dip TTC, AISTD Dip CB, DDE CB NB TB, RAD RTS, FCMI, FInstAM, FRSA
Linzi was born in Lincolnshire and trained at the Royal Ballet School where she was taught by some of the most renowned teachers in the world. She has received countless accolades as a dancer and has appeared for Ninette de Valois, the founder of British ballet, at the Royal Opera House, London.
Linzi was also trained to teach by the Royal Ballet School and graduated with their prestigious Teacher’s Diploma in 1994, one of the most highly regarded teaching qualifications in the world. On graduation she was also awarded the Royal Ballet School’s Anatomy and Physiology Prize.
Linzi is qualified to teach classical ballet in both Cecchetti Method (ISTD) and that of the Royal Academy of Dance (RAD) and holds the Associate Diploma qualification of the ISTD in Cecchetti Classical Ballet, Associate in National Dance and Diploma in Dance Education (DDE) in Cecchetti Classical Ballet, National Dance and Tap Dance. She is also qualified to teach repertoire, mime, Classical Spanish, Dalcroze Eurythmics and Benesh Dance Notation.
Her career includes working in fashion and for Virgin Radio. She has worked in production, stage managing bands, theatre and music festivals and has choreographed and produced dance productions for over 30 years, with some of her work appearing at the Lilian Baylis Studio at Sadlers Wells.
Linzi has been owner and Principal of the Rona Hart School for almost 30 years and is widely recognised for her ability to achieve the best possible results whilst still retaining a great sense of enjoyment.