Janine Griffis has been studying the Cecchetti method for over 20 years. Her teachers have included many of the great proponents of the method including Cara Drower, Mary Stassinopolus, Richard Glasstone and Joan Hewson. She is currently preparing for her DDI under the tutelage of Miss Drower. Janine is a member of the Cecchetti Legacy Group, which is working with the Cecchetti Society Trust, a on an ambitious project to record for the first time the complete advanced work of the Cecchetti Method (the Enrico Cecchetti Diploma). She enjoys hosting the young professional dancers when in London working on the project. Her daughter studied at the Rona Hart School for 13 years.