Ms Caroline Lofthouse


I am a Senior Lecturer in Dance and a founding member of staff in the Dance Department at Kingston University. I have a BA (Hons) in Contemporary Dance and an MA in Dance Training and Education both from London Contemporary Dance School and I have worked in dance for over 20 years. Before Kingston, I performed extensively with Loop Dance Company, working with choreographers such as Jonzi D, Yael Flexer and Filip Van Huffel. I also worked for Richard Alston Dance Company and was a faculty member at London Contemporary Dance School, Roehampton University and London Studio Centre. I am an Associate Artist with Candoco Dance Company.

Research interests include: performance training, inclusive practice, yoga for dancers, movement direction and movement for actors. In addition to my role at KU am currently performing with Glyndebourne Opera!

Academic responsibilities

Senior Lecturer in Dance


  • MA in Dance Training and Education
  • BA (Hons) in Contemporary Dance
  • Certified Yoga Teacher
  • Certified Garuda Barre Teacher
  • YMCA Gym Instructor
  • RSA Exercise to Music

Teaching and learning

Undergraduate courses taught


My research interests include, performance training, inclusive practice (working with disabled and non-disabled dancers) and yoga for dancers and how yoga can support the dancer in training. 


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Performance/Live Event

Lofthouse, Caroline [Dancer] (2019) La damnation de Faust. Glyndebourne Opera.

Mermikides, Alex [Director], Mermikides, Milton [Collaborator], Weitkamp, Emma [Collaborator], Van De Velde, Ann [Collaborator], Nasrat, Andrew [Collaborator], Lofthouse, Caroline [Collaborator], Law, Rebecca [Performer], Kirkham, Adam [Performer], Rocha, Viv [Performer] and Tanczos, Anna [Performer] (2013) Bloodlines. Bloodlines.

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