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Biography
Melody Squire began her training in the USA at the Dance Arts Center followed by Point Park College’s prestigious Conservatory for the Performing Arts and culminating at London Studio Centre where she received a BA Hons in Dance/Theatre with a concentration in Contemporary Dance.

Upon graduation, she made her professional debut alongside Judi Dench, Bob Hoskins and Will Young in the feature film Mrs. Henderson Presents, in which she played Minnie, one of the ten dancing and singing Millerettes. She also recorded a soundtrack to accompany the film. A diverse career has followed covering many spectrums of the industry. Melody has appeared in numerous music videos for artists such as James Blunt, Ida Maria, Madonna and 100 Single Ladies, a pop promo viral for Trident featured on Beyonce’s “I AM …” tour. She has travelled to India to work with choreographer Ganesh Hedge, appearing in the Bollywood film The Singh is King, a stadium tour with Shar Ruhk Khan, and as a featured dancer/soloist in the Zee Cine Awards (Bollywood Oscars.) Most recently, Melody appeared in Campus, a new comedy series produced by Victoria Pile which will air on Channel 4 in 2011.

Melody is also an accomplished choreographer. Her versatility and ability to bring out the individuality in each artist makes her a valuable asset. Her passion is contagious and she continues to inspire performers and students alike teaching workshops across Europe and the USA. Her most recent credits include: So You Think You Can Dance, UK, the new musical Dolly Daydream staring Abi Titmuss at Barons Court Theatre, West End Bares Aids and HIV charity performance directed by Jerry Mitchell and featuring numerous talented performers including John Barrymore, Summer Strallen and Adam Garcia . Melody is also a talent judge for Starpower International.

Melody is the founder, choreographer and artistic director of Sol Dans Company. Since it’s formation, Sol Dans has performed at some of the UK's most prestigious platforms including Resolution! at the Robin Howard Dance Theatre, Lilian Baylis Theatre with Big Dance and the Cochrane Theatre with Cloud Dance Festival .