2017 Adjudicator

We are very pleased to announce that Janet Palmer will be adjudicating the 2017 competition.

After training in all disciplines, Janet combined teaching, as 1st Assistant at the Mollie Mayhews School of Dance, with a professional career. Engagements included leading roles in ‘The Boyfriend’, ‘Salad Days’, pantomimes and musical revues. Choreography engagements included a production of ‘Trilby’ and two revues, one of which was
directed by Ken Loach.

An examiner for the Royal Academy, Janet has conducted numerous examining tours and teachers’ courses for the Academy worldwide. At the start of All England Dance, she became a committee member and ran the Northern Regional Finals. Janet is now Chairman of All England Dance as well as an Adjudicator and Fellow of The British and International Federation of Festivals.