Amy Glass Bailey
Amy danced in and won her first UCWDC competition in 2006 and began choreography competitions not long thereafter. She won a few choreography competitions including being awarded the Dancer’s Choice Award for Team Choreographer in 2013. Amy has been afforded the opportunity to teach at events throughout the United States and internationally since 2011.
In 2017 her co-choreography was awarded Dance of the Year and Intermediate Dance of the Year at the Crystal Boot Awards.
When she isn’t dancing, Amy is a pharmacist in Washington state. While she enjoys her career, she has discovered that her true passion is dance. Amy can no longer imagine her life without line dance and loves sharing this passion with dancers all over the world.
Amy finally met the love of her life dancing. She married Darren Bailey in 2017.
Darren Bailey is a 15 time World Line Dance Champion in categories such as, Classic, Showcase, Choreography, and Teams. Darren completed his dance training in Holland and toured Europe & America in theatre productions of “The Devil Went Down to Georgia” and “Passion and Illusion”.
In 2006 Darren retired from professional competitions, but has continued judging, choreographing and conducting workshops throughout the UK, Europe, Scandinavia, Asia and the USA. In 2017 Darren was inducted into the Line Dance hall of fame for his services to Line Dance Choreography and his work promoting Line Dance all over the world. Darren has trained several of the current and previous World Line Dance Champions and continues to train the world champions of tomorrow.
In 2006 Darren was partnered with Lana Williams for the BBC1 Show, Strictly Dance Fever, where they finished as runners ups from a total of 80,000 competitors. Following this Darren, has gone on to work professionally within the entertainment industry, with many choreography and T.V credits to his name.
T.V Credits Include :
|The National Lottery‘ with Lionel Blair -BBC 1(live)||Strictly Dance Fever’ 2006 runner up – BBC 1 (live)|
|The Coal House’ (series) choreographer and guest performer – BBC 2||Britain’s Got Talent’ (backing dancer & Choreography) – ITV 1|
|Strictly Come Dancing’ (series 10 – Present) choreographer – BBC 1||Dance House 1944’ (documentary) Featured dancer – BBC 2|
|The Alan Titchmarsh Show’ – ITV 1||The New Paul O Grady Show’ – Channel 4 (live)|
Other credits include :
|‘Catwalk Model’ – Gucci and Armani suits||‘Fever’ Jive Aces – Music Video|
|The Devil Went Down To Georgia’ – UK Tour||Passion and Illusion’ – USA Tour|
|Dance and Rhythm’ with Angel a Ripon – The London Palladium||Dance Manifesto Launch’ Guest Performer – London City Hall|
|Frank Skinner’s Cabaret’ – (West End) The Lyric Theatre||Ambassador Of Swing Theatre Show’ – Manhattan Theatre (USA)|
|Cuban Groove Dance Company Cabaret – Mall Of The Emirates, Dubai.||Clash’ Theatre Show’- Featured Dancer – Blackpool Tower Ballroom|
|Picnic In The Park’ Cole Porter Tribute Show – Dubai||Mark Ramprecash Charity Dinner’ – Hilton Hotel, London|
|Showtime’ Cuban Groove – Birmingham NEC ,Corporate Team Building Promotional Video – HSBC|
|NHS Annual Awards Ceremony, choreographer (Northampton|