Erica Stanton

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Personal profile


I am now a veteran teacher of dance with over 30 years experience and teaching continues to be my interest and passion. See

I am specialist in Limón based technique and I've led classes for professional dancers and taught company classes throughout the UK, in the USA and most recently in New Zealand. I have recently completed a website with Dr Simon Ellis which identifies the nature of learning in a Limón based technique class

My choreographic work includes intergenerational work, and gallery and site specific projects and residencies.


BEd (Hons) Human Movement Studies, MFA Dance

Research interests

My research interests are increasingly focused towards developing new teaching practice in dance and examining dance's potential for learning and personal development.

Professional affiliations

Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy

Consultancy work

Dance Teaching mentor for Phoenix Dance Company and Loop Dance Company.

Auditor/mentor for Dance technique teaching provision at the University of Auckland.


Dance technique, choreography, performance and teaching dance.