Curtis Pritchard was born in Cheshire, UK and began his dancing career at the tender age of 11. Following in the footsteps of his professional dancer father, Curtis specialised in Ballroom & Latin.
In fact, dancing is somewhat of a tradition in the Pritchard household, his brother AJ recently competed in Strictly Come Dancing as the professional partner of Olympic gymnast, Claudia Fragapane. The finished in a very respectable fourth place.
Curtis became a Ballroom & Latin Junior & Youth Champion and represented The UK in many World and European Championships.
A youth finalist in all major competitions in the UK, Curtis, in 2014 decided to retire from the competitive world of dance, believing his vocation was stage and entertainment, he enrolled in acting classes and vocal training alongside his dance training to venture on a path to become a proud member of Burn the Floor.
Curtis toured with Burn the Floor being a cast member of ‘Rebellion In The Ballroom’ and appeared in a production of ‘Priscilla Queen of The Dessert’.
His successful and varied career lead him to be accepted as a professional on DWTS Ireland, all at the age of 20.