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Clarissa Dance

Member Spotlight: Clarissa Harrison

10 April 2018

This month, we shine a spotlight on one of our talented members, Clarissa Harrison. Dance has been a huge part of Clarissa’s life for as long as she can remember. She regularly attends our Ballet, Contemporary and Lyrical classes. When she’s not in the Studios,… Read more

Joseph Restubog

My Dance Journey with Joseph Restubog

27 March 2018

This month, we profile one of our talented dance class regulars, Joseph Restubog. Joseph began his dance journey at Sydney Dance Company Studios last year with our four and eight week Intro Short Courses. As an opera and stage director, he started dancing as a means to… Read more

Josh Kidz Blog

Kidz Blog with Josh

06 March 2018

Josh is ten years old and a passionate dancer. We caught up with him after he attended Boys Only Hip Hop at our School Holiday Workshops to find out what he thought about the course. When did you start dancing? I started dancing 1 ½… Read more


Member Spotlight: Egid Minac

21 February 2018

This month, we profile one of our talented students, Egid Minac. A former professional dancer, Egid regularly attends our Ballet classes and dabbles in choreography in his spare time. We talked to him about his introduction to the dance world, the spontaneity of performance, and what he has… Read more

Sarah Goff-Tunks

Kidz Blog with Sarah Goff-Tunks

07 February 2018

Sarah recently completed our 12-13 years Contemporary and Lyrical extended workshop as part of our school holiday program. In addition to learning contemporary and lyrical choreography, Sarah and the other students explored creative task work and improvisation exercises that the Sydney Dance Company use when… Read more


Teacher’s Inspiration

31 January 2018

James Deane (Hip Hop Teacher) My biggest inspiration are my students. The energy and passion they give me inspires me to create and pushes me to be the best teacher I can for my students. Watch my classes here. Tracey Wilson (Tap Teacher) My inspiration… Read more


Summer in the City

17 January 2018

Be a tourist in your own city this summer! Here are our tips for the perfect weekend of sightseeing around Sydney, including morning markets, a dance class (of course!) and some free fun at Sydney Festival. 8am: Catch the train to Milsons Point and walk… Read more

Liz Marcobello

Interview with Liz Marcobello

02 January 2018

Trained in everything from Ballet to Aerial Trapeze, the versatile Liz Marcobello has danced with Kelly Clarkson, and performed at Luna Park, Sydney Comedy Festival and Adelaide Fringe Festival. This January, Liz will be teaching a 4-week short course in Jazz Technique. In this interview,… Read more


Kidz Blog with Taite Serow-Neijts

20 December 2017

Taite, 13, began with Irish dancing lessons, but now he loves Contemporary. We spoke with Taite and his mum Bethwyn about Taite’s dance journey and why he keeps coming back to our holiday workshops. 5 Minutes with Taite When/how did you start dancing? I started… Read more

L-R: Elysha Manik, Amy Campbell, Anthony Bartley

Interview with the Ensemble of The Bodyguard Musical

13 December 2017

These school holidays, three dancers from the The Bodyguard Musical will be teaching workshops at the Wharf. Amy Campbell, Anthony Bartley and Elysha Manik will share their incredible insight, experience and passion with students. We chatted with them about their dance training, how they landed their… Read more