Erica Mulkern MA is a professional dancer, teacher, choreographer and mentor based in West Yorkshire, UK. Erica is currently developing and performing her first solo work ‘Suzy Homemaker‘. She is also a freelance dancer with Balbir Singh Dance Company.
She trained at the Northern School of Contemporary Dance where she received a First Class Hons Degree and the Carolyn Woolridge Prize for highest performance marks. She also gained a Distinction in an MA in Contemporary Dance. Prior to this she completed the Foundation Course at NSCD with a Distinction.
During her time as a professional dancer she has worked with Black Box Dance Company in Denmark, Balbir Singh, Maxine Fell, Jana Bitterová, Mercurial Dance, The Hexagon Collective, Dionysia Bouzioti, Tina Tarpgaard, Jason Mabana, Marie Brolin-Tani, Steph Giles, Joseph Reay-Reid, Jacob Stage, Melody Putu, Alexander Michael, Lila Naruse and Gerry Turvey. Other choreographers she has worked with include: Jos Baker, Laila Diallo, Vanessa Grasse, Lila Dance, Gemma Harrison and Gwen Rakotovao. To find out more about her dance career click on the ‘Dance’ section.
Erica is a very passionate teacher and prides herself in bringing the joy of dance to all of her students. Find out about her teaching experience in the ‘Teaching and Choreography’ section.
Alongside her dance career, Erica is an internationally published dance and fashion Model. Find more information in the ‘Model’ section.
Erica is Enhanced DBS Certified, Safeguarding Children Advanced Level 2 Qualified, Emergency First Aid at Work Qualified (2021-2024) and a Licensed Chaperone (2021-2024).