Dance Training

Grades (Pre-Primary to Grade 8)

Classes are held at the studios in City Beach for children from 5 years of age. Training is in the Royal Academy of Dance Grade syllabus 1 to 8. An extension program is available which offers private lessons to students.

A Junior Workshop which includes repertoire and choreography is part of the program and links to drama and contemporary dance.

Royal Academy of Dance Graded Examinations (Intermediate Foundation to Solo Seal)

Studies can be undertaken in the Royal Academy of Dance Senior Syllabus, a major course in professional training for dancers. These courses lead to full membership of the Royal Academy of Dance and the prestigious Solo Seal Award.

An extension program is available which offers private lessons. Full time programs are designed to suit the individual dancer.


training_ballet_2.jpgPROFESSIONAL SCHOOLS

  • Australian Ballet School
  • Royal Ballet School
  • National Ballet School – London
  • National Ballet School – Melbourne
  • Bejart School – Switzerland
  • Dresden Ballet School
  • Mannheim Ballet School
  • Munich Ballet School
  • Rotterdam Ballet School
  • Rosella High Tower Academy – Cannes
  • Victorian College of the Arts
  • WA Academy of Performing Arts



  • Australian Ballet Company
  • West Australian Ballet Company
  • Brno National Ballet – Czech Republic
  • Welsh National Ballet
  • Nordhausen State Company
  • Kassell Ballet Company
  • Los Angeles Ballet Company
  • Sydney Dance Company
  • Swedish National Ballet Company
  • Cullberg Dance Company
  • Australian Dance Theatre
  • Tasmanian Ballet Company
  • Detmold State Ballet
  • Hagen State Ballet
  • Aldenberg State Ballet
  • Perth City Ballet


  • Winner David McAllister Cup
  • Finalist SODA, Sydney
  • Finalist McDonalds Scholarship Sydney
  • Finalists and Winners in RAD Grades Awards
  • Finalist in RAD Bursary
  • Winner Gold Medal Genee, London
  • Winner Gay Cruikshank Scholarship

training_ballet_4.jpgSOLO SEAL

  • Julie Clarke
  • Constance Urquhart
  • Leonie Gibbons
  • Kerry Wilson
  • June Bishop
  • Vanessa MacIntosh
  • Ken McSwain
  • Beth Mercer
  • Fiona Lee Waldron
  • Miranda Coney
  • Katie Ripley
  • Vera Ninkovic
  • Patrice Harwood
  • Jennifer Loth
  • Shaw Coleman