Engage: The Studios

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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

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

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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

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

Jazz Millar

Kidz Blog with Jazz Millar

07 December 2017

Jazz is 10 and has been dancing since she was 3, squeezing holiday workshops at The Wharf into her busy dance schedule. In between end-of-year concerts and the Schools Spectacular, we chatted with Jazz and her mum, Lena, about lessons she’s learned from dance and what she’s… Read more

Candide McDonald

Member Spotlight: Candide McDonald

06 December 2017

This month, we’re profiling one of our most passionate students – Candide! If she’s not at the studio, you can catch her writing or surfing. When/how did you start dancing? I began doing ballet when I was three. It was the only way my parents could get… Read more

Lexie Bucholtz

Member Spotlight: Lexie Bucholtz

17 November 2017

Next week is Members Week at the studio! To celebrate, we’re profiling Lexie Bucholtz, one of our amazing members who squeezes in dance classes around her full-time job at Time Out. When/how did you start dancing? I feel like I’ve been dancing on and off… Read more

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Interview with Giselle Peacock

08 November 2017

Giselle Peacock is a former United States Dance Champion and Dancing with the Stars pro. In this interview, she discusses her love of Latin dance, career highlights and what students can expect from her Latin short course starting Sun 12 Nov. 1. How and when did you start dancing?  I… Read more

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5 Reasons to Work Out in the Morning

25 October 2017

There’s nothing like working out first thing in the morning to set yourself up for a great day. Here are our top 5 reasons to leap out of bed and get moving (or dancing!) in the morning. 1. Kick start your metabolism Your body continues… Read more

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Dean Walsh on Improvisation

04 October 2017

In this interview, Dean Walsh shares his insight on the growing importance of improvisation for dancers, especially those seeking a professional career. Dean Walsh has over 25 years of experience as an award-winning dancer, teacher and choreographer. He has worked and studied throughout Australia and… Read more