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Behind the Scenes: Pre-Professional Year Photo Shoot

27 June 2014

Our Pre-Professional Year had some fun in our workshop room earlier this week, working with our resident multi-media artist Peter Greig on a special photo shoot. VIEW the gallery below. Thanks to Pre-Professional Year student Phillipa Mills for taking these special pics! For more information… Read more

Phillipa Mills with choreographer Alejandro Rolandi

My time in the Pre-Professional Year so far

20 June 2014

I didn’t hesitate to say ‘yes’ to Sydney Dance Company’s Pre-Professional Year when Course Director Linda Gamblin offered me a place on the phone. Since 16, Sydney Dance Company has been an inspiration for me throughout my dance training.  Taking up the position was some what intimidating as… Read more

Big Dance

VIDEO: ‘Big Dance’ Australia is coming!

19 June 2014

Big Dance is a biennial international festival celebrating dance – in all it’s forms. Initiated by the Mayor of London in 2006, this year, for the first time, Australia will take a lead role in the event. Our Artistic Director, Rafael Bonachela, has choreographed a… Read more


Veronica George Teaching Theatre Jazz

17 June 2014

We are very lucky to have the inspirational Miss Veronica George teaching Theatre Jazz Intermediate on Fridays at 12.30pm, for the next 6 weeks.  Our regular teacher, Leslie Bell will be taking a short break and returns to teach in August. VERONICA GEORGE  Veronica George… Read more


Charlie Bartley Teaching JFH

16 June 2014

We are pleased to announce that Charlie Bartley will be subbing for Andrew De Luna’s Intermediate JFH classes on Tuesdays at 6.30pm and Wednesdays at 8pm from now until August.  Charlie is an amazing dancer and teacher – don’t miss this great opportunity!! WATCH a preview… Read more

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Meet Contemporary Teacher Paul Codeiro

13 June 2014

Meet Paul Cordeiro 5 things you may not know about Paul: 1. I am one of 9 children, born in Singapore 2. My pet fighting fish “Bulldog” just died 3. Sometimes I look in the mirror and think…. I wish I had hair 4. I… Read more


VIDEO: Lyrical with Loredo Malcolm

13 June 2014

‘What I like to do through my choreography, is take the dancers in my class on a journey with me… I want them to feel and if they have a bad day, they can come in to this class and just let it all out.… Read more

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PPY Student Josephine Weise Offered Contract with Company

11 June 2014

A huge congratulations to Pre-Professional Year student Josephine Weise who has been selected by Rafael to join the Company on a traineeship for our 2 One Another tour to WA, QLD and NSW. This will be Josephine’s first performance as a professional dancer. A great achievement! Josephine is originally… Read more

Working hard - students Olympia Kotopoulos, Isaac Di Natale, Angela Walker and Stephanie Fernandez. Photo by Richard Freeman

GALLERY: Pre-Professional Year Class of 2014

22 May 2014

A sneak peek into the studio with our Pre-Professional Year students and teaching staff. For more information and to register your interest for our 2015 Pre-Professional Year click here.