Emma Bolland: UDC Diva Dancer

Best Achievement?

I hate running, with a passion, and in 2006 I ran a 10K cross country for the Myasthenia Gravis charity. I did it in 45 minutes and raised a lot of money! Woo!

Most likely to say?

One more time…?!?

What music is on your ipod?

A little bit of everything! The Rolling Stones, Strokes, Killers, Snow Patrol, Kanye West, ACDC, Michael Jackson, Nina Simone, 60’s Soul, The Little Blackhearts, Fatboy Slim, Groove Armada, Bloc Party, Bon Jovi, Arcade Fire, Beres Hammond, Kings of Leon, Run DMC, MGMT….. I could keep on going!!!

Favorite clothes Shops?

TopShop, Zara, All Saints.

Who would be your dream date?

Brandon Flowers (Lead singer from the Killers).

Favorite places to party on a Friday night?

Call Lane - Jake’s, Milo and mainly Oporto!

Most desirable holiday destination?

Rio De Janiero for the carnival!!

iPhone or Blackberry?


Favorite Cocktail?

Without sounding like an alcoholic…. Bramble/Tom Collins/Mojito/Raspberry Daiquiri (I’m a trained cocktail bartender!!).


The most amazing book ever - ‘Shantaram’ by Gregory David Roberts – Read it!!


Singin’ in the rain, Guys n Dolls, Sin City and Anchorman.

Beauty Tip?

Sleep, drink lots of water and moisturize.

How are you helping the environment?

We recycle all our paper, plastic bottles and packaging, switch lights and sockets off when we’re not using them.

Height: 5ft 7 1/2”

Hair: Brown

Eyes: Blue

Best Feature: Eyes

Star Sign: Scorpio

Phone shot:

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The serious stuff

Training: Northern School of Contemporary Dance – 2003 – 2004 Foundation Course in Dance Performance 2004 – 2007 BA Hons Contemporary Dance.

Dance Styles: Contemporary, Reggae, Street, Freestyle, Ballet, Showgirl, Hip Hop, Salsa, Jazz, Capoiera.

Credits: Dance: Since September 2007 I've been a dance artist for RJC dance. Danced and modeled for a Bench fashion show. Dancer in the music video for ‘Saint feat. MDP – You Know What's Up’. Dancer in a Commercial Show at the Sheraton Hotel, Abu Dhabi, UAE. Dancer in a Parisian Showgirls Show, Range Rover 60th Anniversary Weekend, Café De Paris, London. Dancer in All That Jazz, Fosse Performance, Savile’s, Leeds Dance Bradford. Choreographed and performed in a street dance and hip hop piece. Danced in 2 pieces at a dance festival in Poznan, Poland Dancer Strut 2008, Charity Fashion Show, Oceana Night Club, Leeds.

Credits: Street Dance performance, Pre Match Entertainment, World Cup Challenge, Elland Road, broadcast live on Sky TV Extra work for BBC and Yorkshire TV.

[ Leeds ~ London ~ UK ~ International ]