Mikah Smillie has 20 years professional experience within the dance industry

Mikah graduated form the Royal Ballet Schools Teachers Training Course ( RBS TTC dip ARAD, AISTD, CB, NB, solo seal) 

 She is an Associate Artistor Re:Bourne, the education branch of Matthew Bournes New Adventures

'Beyond Ballet' Mentor,  a unique choreographic mentorship platform for National Youth Ballet

Regular teacher at The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland


Character Principal for Matthew Bourne"s New Adventures

The Car Man



Edward Scissorhands

Early Adventures

Highland Fling

Touring extensively in The UK, America, Europe and Asia.


Soloist Performer 

Ballet Dortmund

Ballet Nuremberg

 Rotterdam Dance Company



Freelance Artist and rehearsal director

Associate Artist for Re:Bourne: Choreographing and Directing Curtain Raisers in the UK, New York, LA and Washington

New Adventures,  Highland Fling for Scottish Ballet - Rehearsal Director 

The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland - Teacher

National Youth Ballet - Beyond Ballet Mentor for new choreographers


Performance Captain for the Closing Ceremony of The Commonwealth Games, Glasgow  2014

The European Games,  Baku, 2105 - Performer

Queens Coronation Concert Buckingham Palace - Rehearsal Director


Sunshine on Leith, Feature Film 2014 -Performer 

Still Game Live, BBC  and DVD 2014 - Performer and Dance Captain

Outlander for Starz TV, US 2014 - Choreographer


Ballet Ireland - Rehearsal Director

Ballet Theatre UK - Rehearsal Director

The Mconie Company - Rehearsal Director

Death as a New Beginning - Independent Dance Film - Assistant Choreographer

Turner Prize Winner, Martin Creed, Work 1020, Sadlers Wells - Rehearsal director and performer