The Judges!

David Stinson

Dance Judge | Choreographer | Mentor


David Stinson started out as a choir boy before finding his love for dance at the age of sixteen. After graduating from one of the Midland’s leading professional dance colleges, he went on to perform all over the world.


His theatre credits span from taking leading roles in musical productions aboard some of the world’s most prestigious cruise liners to performing lead roles in London’s West End at theatres such as the Victoria Apollo and also the Dominion Theatre.


David has also led a successful singing career. He released his debut album in 2007 and has since shared the stage as a solo artist with the likes of the cast of Hairspray; winners of The Voice; and X Factor Winner Sam Bailey.


Today, David is more commonly seen judging dance competitions across Europe as well as Guest Teaching at various colleges and universities. He is also Founder and Director of International Performing Arts & Theatre together with his fellow colleagues in North America and Australia. Together, they are about to take the world by storm with their incredible opportunities that they are about to offer. Check out for more information.


Finally, International Performing Arts & Theatre has its own monthly associates with the world’s elite dance industry professionals teaching classes. This takes place in Leicester on the second Sunday of every month. Young dancers aged from 8 to 21 are invited to join us and can find out more information by visit  


Keep up to date and follow David’s journey. Like his Facebook Page (David Stinson); Follow him on Instagram @davidstinson20 as well as Twitter @Stinson20

Stephen hails from Liverpool and studied musical theatre at Dolphin Dance Studios. Whilst at college, Stephen obtained teaching qualifications in the ISTD and IDTA dance faculty.
Most recently, Stephen has been working as a corporate dance supervisor and show director for Princess Cruises. His time has been split travelling between luxury liners installing production shows and teaching/preparing casts at the studios in Los Angeles.
Stephen has performed all over the world. Credits include:
Theatre: Chicago (ensemble), Snow White (ensemble/Muddles understudy), Steppin Out (choreographer), Singing In The Rain (choreographer), Cartwright Follies, Potters Theatre Company (singer/dancer), Venetian Masquerade, Oakwood Theme Park, Ken Dodd Happiness Tour, Mother Goose (Colin/Welsh Tour), Dick Whittington (Captain’s Mate/Dance Captain), Cinderella (choreographer), Snow White (choreographer), Magic of the Musicals (Creative Director/Choreographer), Aladdin, Royal Variety Club of Great Britain, Coppelia (English National Ballet). TV/Film: MTV Awards, Across The Universe (film, featured dancer), O Jerusalem (film, featured dancer), Nice Guy Eddie (BBC), Shot Away (video, choreographer), I go Crazy (video, choreographer), Someday (video), Nobody Like You (video), TOTP, Various adverts for SKY TV. Cruise Work: Princess Cruises (Cast manager & Dance Supervisor), Holland America (Dance Captain), P&O UK, Royal Caribbean, MSC  Cruises (choreographer) Concerts/Trade/Fashion Shows: V Festival, Party In The Park, Guilfest, Boyband Blue @Liverpool,
Chelmsford Spectacular, A place in the sun LIVE, MTA’s, Bradford Bulls Cheerleaders (choreographer), Lamborghini, Miss England Heats (choreographer), Hollyoaks Fashion, Liverpool Summer Pops, Radio City Roadshow,