A polymath (Greek: πολυμαθής, polymathēs, “having learned much”), is a person whose expertise spans a significant number of different subject areas; such a person is known to draw on complex bodies of knowledge to solve specific problems.
Annette Walker (MA, BSc [Hons], DipHE) is a dynamic, agile and multi-skilled performer who has appeared in a variety of international and national shows, from theatre, circus and dance, to the concert stage. As an aerial acrobat she was one of the Mary Poppins in the London 2012 Opening Ceremony. As a tap dance teacher she was one of the specialist dance teachers for Royal Academy of Dance’s, Dance for Lifelong Wellbeing project.
Annette has worked on many creative projects that have involved various combinations of music, dance and theatre. She was one half of the sassy, comedy cabaret duo, The Tipton Project.
Annette regularly leads the Renegade Stage, an improvisation tap workshop, at the London Tap Jam which is on every other month is at Gigi’s Bar in Hoxton.
As a “polymath” Annette has a wide variety of interests that have contributed to her engaging lifestyle through unique pathways. She is active in dance, acting, circus and music projects and maintains a career in digital marketing as a senior level email coder. For the latest news on her projects see News and Journal.