Gillian Bitta School of Dance

The Stonehaven girls from Gillian Bitta's school of dance.
The Stonehaven girls from Gillian Bitta's school of dance.

Pictured are some of the girls from the Stonehaven class of Gillian Bitta’s school of dance who recently took part in a medal test.

For some of the very young ones it was their first!

Gillian runs classes in Banchory as well as Stonehaven and teaches toddlers to adults.

Test results:

Uni ted master & blue badge: Casey Corbett, Lily Kennedy, Rebecca Shand, Rosie Dornan, Catherine MacRae, Orlaith Cormack-Corrigan, Libby Lawson all passed.

Pre-bronze highland: Olivia Smith, Georgia Connelly, Rose Donnelly, Natania Beverley, Olivia Watt all highly commended.

Fling test: Poppy Knox, Kiera Bain, Zoe Guzik, Faith Singleton, Aspen Bitta, Rosemary Banister all highly commended. Swords test: Zoe Guzik, Rosa Macaulay, Grace Watt, Anna Birch, Lydia Birch, Evannie Birch all highly commended. Bronze highland: Marie Visocchi, Katie Bain, Isla Stevenson, Freya Stevenson all highly commended Bronze Bar: Isla Colliar & Holly Watt - Honours, Eva Watt, Lauren MacLeod, Lucy Byers, Sophie Weston, Erin Coupar, Yasmin Robertson, Isobel Tame all highly commended. Bronze Medallion: Eva Watt, Lauren MacLeod, Lucy Byers, Sophie Weston, Yasmin Robertson, Isobel Tame, Erin Stephen, Kirsty Visocchi all highly commended. Silver: Erin Stephen, Kirsty Visocchi both highly commended. Globe Cup: Claire Shinnie, Grace Bovaird, Emily Raithby, Nina Hutcheon, Chloe Ledingham all highly commended. Nationals: intro lilt - Olivia Smith, Georgia Connelly, Rose Donnelly, Bea Richmond, Anna Milne all highly commended. intro flora - Poppy Knox, Olivia Watt, Natania Beverley, Faith Singleton, Sophie Thomson, Zoe Guzik, Rosemary Banister, Aspen Bitta all highly commended. intro barracks johnnie - Kiera Bain, Rosa Macaulay, Erin Coupar all highly commended. intro hielan laddie - Katie Bain, Marie Visocchi, Grace Watt, Emily Raithby all highly commended. intro village maid - Nina Hutcheon, Chloe Ledingham, Grace Bovaird all highly commended. Bronze national flora & lilt - Holly Watt - Honours, Erin Coupar, Freya Stevenson, Isla Stevenson all highly commended. Bronze national barracks johnnie & village maid - Isla Colliar - Honours.

n For further information on any of the classes you can contact Gillian on 07817516269 or 01569 766936.