QLD Dance Academy’s mission is to train and create prospective young professional artists, helping them to succeed in professional international ballet, contemporary or circus companies!
Students who enrol with QLD Dance Academy may do so as a precursor to university enrolment, allowing them to gain valuable practical skills, setting them apart from other university entrants.
Queensland Dance and Performing Arts offers a professional Full-Time Dance and Circus training program for students from the age of 12-22 years. The syllabus prepares students in refining technique, performance skills and artistry for an international career in ballet, contemporary and circus companies. The syllabus enables graduates to emerge as complete dancers and circus artists who are ready to work in a professional dance company and Circus arena.
Dancers will accomplish a strong technique; develop artistry and guided to achieve the psychological and emotional readiness required to enter as a professional performer.
Students will be prepared for mid-year and end of year assessments, Borovansky exams; professional school and company auditions; International summer schools, scholarships; national competitions. International competitions Prix de Lausanne (Switzerland), Alana Haines (New Zealand), YAGP (USA), Australian Institute of Classical Dance Awards for approved students.Class numbers are kept small to individualize and meet the needs of respective student’s potential.
Regular setting long and short-term goals is an essential aspect of the program. Students will be given access to professional guidance regarding auditions, CV preparation, DVD production and portfolio photos.
Safe Dance and Injury prevention are central features of a professional career. QLD Dance Academy have an appointed dance Physiotherapist and certified Pilates instructor to support and educate students in managing their physical needs!
Full time Diploma of Dance (Elite Performance) CUA50113
18 months including 1 week of all school holidays, 2 weeks summer school
Part-time Diploma of Dance (Elite Performance) CUA50113
24 months including 1 week of all school holidays, 2 weeks summer school
Monday – Thursday 8.30am – 4.00pm
Friday 10.00am- 4.00pm
Saturday 10.00am – 1.00pm
Youth Transition – 1 full day, Saturday and 4 week nights, 1 week school holidays and 2 weeks Summer School
Principal subject areas: Classical Ballet, Contemporary.
Minor subject: Acrobatics
Sound like the perfect training partner to assist in your dance career? Visit QLD Dance Academy’s website!