Engage: The Studios

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Learning to let go in dance with Sofia Chavez-Hyde

08 October 2018

Young dancer Sofia Chavez-Hyde recently participated in our Youth Term classes, a series of contemporary dance classes running throughout the school term for teens and kids to explore their creativity and improvisation skills. She spoke to us about what she learned during class with choreographer and… Read more

matthew carey

Introducing our new Ballet teacher: Matthew Carey

03 October 2018

Our new Ballet teacher Matthew Carey has enjoyed an international career stretching from France to the reaches of Tokyo Disneyland, where he danced in the role of Peter Pan. We sat down with him to chat about his start in Ballet, highlights from his dancing career… Read more

Ramon's Jazz class

New Ultimo Studios now open!

06 September 2018

You’ve probably now heard through the grapevine that we’ve temporarily moved to new studios in Ultimo while our home on the Wharf undergoes renovations for the next two years. To celebrate, we hosted a huge Opening Weekend at our new digs. The weekend was a… Read more

Georgina Evans

Kidz Blog with Georgina Evans

12 July 2018

Eight year old Georgina Evans dreams of becoming a Lyrical dancer and loves grooving to P!ink. We caught up with her during lunch break while she was at the Ages 8 – 9 Contemporary and Lyrical Holiday Workshop at the Wharf to talk about her… Read more

Holiday workshops

Teachers’ tips for young dancers

27 June 2018

Ahead of our July School Holiday Workshops, we asked four of our teachers to share their tips for budding young dancers venturing onto the dance floor for the first time. Read below for their insights: Anthony Bartley Be ready to learn: Come dressed in something you are… Read more

James Deane

Hip-Hop teacher James Deane on making dance fun for kids

13 June 2018

Hip-Hop dancer and teacher James Deane has an impressive career history. He’s danced in Jaden and Willow Smith’s music video “Find You Somewhere” and worked with international artists such as Enrique Iglesias and Terry Crews. Ahead of his classes at our Winter School Holiday Workshops, we sat… Read more

Elise Clement

My Dance Journey with Elise Clement

31 May 2018

Elise Clement began dancing at Sydney Dance Company Studios at the beginning of the year with our Jazz Intro Short Course. We chatted to her about rediscovering dance and the challenges of learning choreography. When and how did you start dancing? I started taking dance classes… Read more

Amba Shepherd

Member Spotlight: Amba Shepherd

16 May 2018

When she’s not dancing in the Studios, you’ll find Amba Shepherd gracing the stages of music festivals across the globe. She’s worked with some of the biggest names in electronic music, including Tiësto, Armin Van Buuren and Hardwell. Amidst her busy touring schedule, we sat down with… Read more