About Me

Hi I'm Zelia... I am a Performing Arts Education and Entertainment Specialist with an animated and artistic perspective on lifestyle and social practice. I bring this unique perspective to present innovative TV Features, to provide exciting Entertainment, and to teach engaging Performance Education, as Animate Performing Arts.

Animate is dedicated to meeting the need for creativity and cultural practice. ​ Accordingly, Animate's key belief is that every child or adult has the potential to be talented and vibrant when using active and imaginative play.

This potential just needs to be animated! ​With Animate dance, drama, and music, young people's bodies and minds truly come to life. ​


Zelia studied Dance, Drama and Theatre at the University of Chester, achieving a 1st Class Honours degree and a Valedictorory Award for Performing Arts in 2006.

Following various performing credits, Zelia went on to study for a Masters Degree in Performance and Culture at Goldsmiths University of London in 2012.

Zelia is an IDTA qualified Freestyle dance teacher.

Zelia is also a certified Zumba Fitness instructor.