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Sinead Darnell

Artistic Director of Commercial Dance

Sinead graduated with a BA Honours degree in Professional and Commercial Dance from Skockout Arts (in partnership with the University of Bolton). She also trained at Skyline Studios. 

Sinead has danced for some of the Europe’s leading commercial dance choreographers including Dean Lee, Jamie Luke, Chad Taylor, Gemma Smith, Hannah Carr, David Danville, Chris Clark, Ben Davies, Emer Walsh, Leroy Curwood, Leah Ryan Knight, Bailie McGloin, Gemma Connell, James Danville and Sarah Knowles just to name a few. 

Performances include ‘Dancing For The Stars’, Freedom Festival, Move It Dance Convention, New Look Fashion Show, Nations Best Dance Crew, Britain’s Got Talent and Thriller Spectacular. She has also danced at some huge venues including at the O2 Arena, London Palladium, and Hull Football Club.

Sinead was a dancer for the Bud Sugar music video and was a dancer in Street Dance The Movie. The UK’s leading Hip Hop experts UDO are also lucky to have Sinead involved in their UDOIT Dance Foundation which brings street dance sessions online.

Sinead’s main passion now is teaching. She has taught all over the UK including: Studio 25, 0161 Dance School, MMU Jazz Dance Team, VIA Dance Studios, AKTA, Skyline Studios, Freak Dance School, Lancaster Dance Society, Element Dance Company, Shockout Academy, Sylk Dance School, Stage Pro Dance School, Aspire Dance School, Rare Studios, Street Stars, En Pointe Dance Academy, Hull College, Dance Zone, Street Vibes, Chloe Elizabeth Street School, Laura Jyane Street and Gymnastics School, SJ Dance Academy, Topaz Dance School, Firebird Dance School and Nova City. 

Finally, Sinead teaches at the incredible Jazz Associates which have branches all over the UK as well as the famous Base Studios London. 

Sinead is very much looking forward to sharing her talent and expertise with I-PATH schools all over the world. I-PATH is so excited to be working with such a talented dance artist!