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Sydney Dance Company is Dance Australia 2017 Critics’ Choice

16 February 2018

Dance Australia asked key dance critics from around the country to nominate their top picks for the 2017 Critics’ Choice Award. The magazine has just published the results and Sydney Dance Company has romped it in! Congratulations to Rafael Bonachela, and the amazing dancers and… Read more

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Simon Turner takes a turn at The Australian Ballet

15 February 2018

Sydney Dance Company Stage Manager Simon Turner is working with The Australian Ballet in February as their Guest Repetiteur for Murphy, a special anniversary tribute event to celebrate Graeme Murphy’s 50 years with The Australian Ballet. We had a chat with Simon to find out what… Read more

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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

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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

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Meet Company dancer Victor Zarallo

24 January 2018

Newly arrived in Australia, Victor Zarallo is finding his feet in Sydney while the Company are on tour in South America. In between learning repertoire for his first performance with the Company in Australia in May, we caught up with Victor to find out more… Read more

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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

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Our dancers hit the streets and beaches of Sydney

10 January 2018

Sydney is a beautiful city, but even the most dazzling of vistas can always be improved! Our dancers prowled the streets with the City of Sydney and Art & About to uncover where some of this city’s hidden beauty lies. From sunny beaches to the Botanic Gardens, they… Read more

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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

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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