Irish-born Barbara Mc Donnell has been working as a fitness instructor, personal trainer and dance teacher on the Côte d’Azur since she moved here in 2009. She graduated with a Bachelor of Honors Degree in Theatre Dance from London Studio Centre and went on to perform in a number of prestigious shows including West Side Story, Into the Woods, Pepe Jeans and The Tudors for BBC to name a few.
Barbara created Ballet Fit fusing her experience as a dancer and her years of experience in the fitness industry. Barbara’s fun, energetic Ballet Fit workouts take place at The Studio in Antibes and fuse ballet moves to build stamina, burn calories and give you lean muscle tone. She offers a low impact class for all ages and all levels of fitness. No dancing experience needed. Barbara currently lives in St. Laurent du Var with her husband and two young children.