WIN a Week at a Summer Dance School!
Dance Australia and some of Australia’s top dance schools are giving you the chance to WIN 1 week of FREE dance tuition at a top Australian summer dance school of your preference at a summer school during January 2018. Simply enter your details below and submit for your chance to win!
ANNETTE ROSELLI DANCE ACADEMY
QLD Annette Roselli Dance Academy Summer School (15 – 19 January) consists of five days of comprehensive dance training in classical ballet, contemporary, pointe, repertoire, jazz, acrobatics and body conditioning. The Summer School will offer three levels to suit all ages (8 – 10 years, 11 – 13 years and 14 years plus). An exciting faculty will lead the Summer School including Vicki Attard (Houston Ballet Academy), Justine Summers (ex Australian Ballet Principal), Adam Blanch and Miranda Zeller. There is an opportunity to audition for Houston Ballet Academy Summer Intensive with Vicki Attard on Saturday 20 January.
You can also choose from (click on the school for more information):
- Jason Coleman's Ministry of Dance
- Expressions Dance Company
- The Boys Summer School
- Danielle's Studio of Dance
- McDonald College
- Brent Street
- The Australian Conservatoire of Ballet
- Annette Roselli Dance Academy
- The Australian Ballet School
- Melbourne City Ballet
- Dance Development Centre
- The National Theatre Ballet School
- National College of Dance
- Alegria School of Ballet
- Sydney College of Dance
Participating Summer Dance Schools include:
JASON COLEMAN'S MINISTRY OF DANCE (VIC)
VIC: The lucky winner will take part in one of the best Summer Festival Programs for 2018!
This is an amazing opportunity for students to be stretched, challenged, and all while having the times of their lives!
This action packed week (15-19 Jan 2018) encompasses a variety of genres including Hip Hop, Ballet, Contemporary, Acrobatics, Jazz, Musical Theatre, Vocal, Tap and more! Teachers include the very inspirational Jason Coleman, who will be joined by the best teachers in the industry!
QLD Want to learn from some of Australia's best dance artists? Expressions Dance Company's Brisbane Contemporary Dance Intensive (BCDI) is one of Australia's best contemporary dance training programs. Work directly with the EDC ensemble and special guest artists in this challenging, exciting and fun week! EDC is giving a lucky reader over 13 years the chance (upon successful application) to win a place in BCDI Summer 2018 held 8-12 and 15-19 January.
NSW We would like to offer a lucky winner of Intermediate or Advanced RAD or equivalent a place in the Boys' Summer School in the spectacular surrounds of Shore School, North Sydney. Residential/non-residential options available. Residents will have the opportunity to meet and socialise with many other boys who share their passion for dance, through activities such as swimming, basketball, indoor games and excursions. 27 December- 1 January.
DANIELLE'S STUDIO OF DANCE (QLD)
QLD Is delighted to award one lucky winner a week’s scholarship to our 2018 Summer School 9th – 13th January. Offering 5 inspiring days of exceptional training in Classical Ballet, Pointe, Repertoire , Contemporary & Body Conditioning. Our exciting faculty includes Deanna Castellana, Katie Joubert & Justine Summers. The intensive week will offer 2 levels. Juniors (ages 9-12) and Seniors (13 years & over).
NSW The McDonald College is delighted to offer a one-week scholarship to our International Summer School for emerging and pre-professional dancers aged between 7 to 18 years. The course will be held at The McDonald College from 9-19 January 2017. This exciting program includes choreography, classical ballet, contemporary, jazz, 19th & 21st Century repertoire and more. There is also a rare opportunity to audition for the American Ballet Theatre Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis School.
NSW The winner will get a taste of life at Brent Street with the best teachers in the industry for 5 days of inspiring performing arts classes! The intensive week (January 8th to January 12th) is packed with a wide range of dance styles (Jazz, Tap, Musical Theatre, Hip Hop, Contemporary, Singing, Acting etc.). The Summer Intensive Workshop is for 8-18-year old’s who are looking to push themselves in a fun and supportive environment. Each day starts at 9:30AM and ends at 3:30PM.
THE AUSTRALIAN CONSERVATOIRE OF BALLET
VIC Regarded as having an excellent reputation for strong professional ballet training, the Australian Conservatoire of Ballet is offering 5 days of intensive quality training at the ACB Summer School (22nd - 26th January) for students 8 to 19 years, taught by ACB’s experienced staff and special guest teachers. The lucky winner will also be given an A Reserve double pass to see Christine Walsh’s Swan Lake to be performed at the Arts Centre Melbourne’s Hamer Hall on 19th and 20th December with its own ACB’s full orchestra featuring international guest artists.
THE AUSTRALIAN BALLET SCHOOL (VIC)
Summer School 2018
VIC One very lucky contestant will win five consecutive days of comprehensive training in classical ballet and other dance styles, in a variety of programmes for national and international students at The Primrose Potter Australian Ballet Centre in Melbourne. Classes are conducted by staff of the School and guest teachers from The Australian Ballet and the dance community. The four different programmes have been developed to cater for the needs of students aged 6 - 18 years.
Week One: Wednesday 3rd – Sunday 7th January.
Week Two: Monday 8th – Friday 12th January
Boys Programme (week one only)
Creative Programme (week two only)
MELBOURNE CITY BALLET
VIC Join Melbourne City Ballet's Staff and Company Artists for a week of intensive classical ballet, contemporary and neoclassical technique classes. One lucky winner will have the opportunity to cultivate their skills directly with MCB Artists in a challenging yet nurturing environment
MCB Summer School is suitable for 10 years and above and runs from 8th to 12th January 2018.
Photo credit: Dancer: Heather MacLachlan Photo: National Photography
ACT & NSW DDC’s Summer Dance Workshops (CANBERRA 15TH - 19TH and SYDNEY 20TH - 24TH JAN) are hot property for those wanting to get a leg up in 2018! Designed to elevate your skill level in Contemporary, Ballet and Commercial Dance, you’ll have your pick of location with a range of registration options to suit all student levels and ages from 8 years up.
VIC: One lucky recipient will win the opportunity to train at the National Theatre Ballet School. Summer School classes take place on the spectacular stage of this historic theatre with one of Australia's leading teachers and Director of Ballet Beverly Jane Fry. Our Onstage Summer School includes Classical Ballet, Contemporary, Flamenco, Character, Music Theatre etc with a fully staged performance on the final day. January 8-13 2018.
NSW Alegria School of Ballet is delighted to offer one lucky winner a place in the 2017 Alegria Summer School (15-19 January 2018). Very talented and experienced faculty covering classical, pas de deux, contemporary and repertoire. The prize is suitable for a talented and sincere student of Advanced 1 level or above.
NSW: This is a 2018 summer school is not to be missed!! One lucky Dance Australia reader will win a week full of classes concentrating on classical, contemporary, choreography and stage craft. Be trained by some of Australia’s most recognised teachers and special guest artists and be pushed to the next level! Suitable for 10+ to pre-professional. 15-19th January 2018.
SYDNEY COLLEGE OF DANCE
NSW Sydney College of Dance is delighted to offer one lucky winner, a full scholarship for our Summer School 2018 and a special gift of an exclusive free private lesson with Sydney Dance Company Member Davide di Giovanni. Dates are: Monday January 22 to Friday January 26 for students from the age of 9-18 years. Students will work with renowned professional teachers in Ballet Open Class, Contemporary, Classical and Contemporary Repertoire, Lyrical, Jazz, JFH and Limber-Stretch-Pilates and Body Conditioning.
COMPETITION CONDITIONS: This competition is only open to readers with an Australian address. This Yaffa Media competition closes on the last mail (1400 hours), Monday November 20th 2017. This is not a game of chance. The prize winner will be judged on the premises of the promoter Yaffa Media (ABN 54 002 699 354), 17-21 Bellevue St, Surry Hills, Sydney at 1600 hours on Wednesday November 22nd 2017. The decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into. The prize cannot be bartered and is not redeemable for cash. There are 15 prizes as listed in this spread.