Annette Roselli Dance Academy Elite Training Program

Annette Roselli Dance Academy Elite Training Program

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Annette Roselli Dance Academy Elite Training Program
Annette Roselli Dance Academy
Dancer: Sophie Walters


Full-time and part-time pre-professional ballet course.

  • CUA30120 Certificate III in Dance
  • CUA40120 Certificate IV in Dance
  • CUA51520 Diploma of Professional Dance
  • CUA40320 Certificate IV in Dance Teaching and Management

Partnership with ATOD (RTO 31624)
"Dedicated to providing exceptional training for the aspiring dancer"
The Annette Roselli Dance Academy's Elite Training Program (full-time and part-time) along with the Junior Excellence Program have been developed with the aim to nurture, support and train talented and promising young dancers in classical ballet. The intake for the program is limited to ensure students are fully supported and receive individual attention.

The dedicated faculty of experienced and hand picked teachers are committed to developing and preparing each student for a career in classical ballet. The professional tuition is provided in a supportive and encouraging environment offering positive reinforcement and promoting confidence in each student.
Students are encouraged to work hard, set individual goals and maintain a high standard of dedication to dance. The program offers students the opportunity to continue their academic studies through distance education. Academic tutors are in attendance to assist and supervise at daily sessions and the Distance Education coordinator supervises academic examinations. State of the Art Facilities include three large modern studios with Harlequin sprung floors, Harlequin dance vinyl, air-conditioning, student kitchen facilities, locker facilities and school room.

Main subjects:

Classical, pointe, repertoire, eisteddfod and solo coaching, character, contemporary, jazz, stretching, body conditioning and pilates, progressing ballet technique.

Practical dance classes per week:


Contact hours per day:

7 to 8 hours per day, including minimum 2 to 3 hours of academic studies.

Pre-requisites/ entry requirements:

Candidates are selected on the basis of their suitability for vocational classical ballet training. Successful applicants will have demonstrated the physical characteristics and a level of dance ability that is considered appropriate by the director for entry into the ARDA Elite Training Program.

Entry is by audition on 17 October or by private audition.

Main teachers:

Jane Devine, Tracey Carrodus, Justine Summers, Teagan Lowe, Paul Boyd, Miranda Zeller, Kym Stokes, George Bokaris, Natascia Papini, Annette Roselli, Helen Brennen, Patricia Meenan.

Audition date:

2021 enrolments: Auditions Sunday 17 October, 2021 for the full-time and part-time Elite Training Program and the after school Junior Excellence Program.

Private audition by appointment.

Audition requirements:

Potential candidates are required to bring pointe shoes and brief resume.


By application.

Scholarships or subsidies:

Yes, for exceptional students - by application.

Possible career options:

Full time professional dancer. Teaching and assisting opportunities.

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