Our primary focus is classical ballet. Providing students with a strong secure classical technique is the basis, foundation and requirement for all forms of dance. Our faculty is an inspiring team of former professional dancers and teachers who are dedicated to providing our students with the highest calibre of technical and artistic training. Our mission is to be a centre of excellence and encourage our students to be the very best they can be within a nurturing and dedicated environment.
This course is being offered to exceptionally talented students aged from 11 to 18 years of age who wish to pursue a career in classical & contemporary.
STRICTLY DANCE’S UNIQUE PRE-PROFESSIONAL BALLET, EXCELLENCE PROGRAMS PROVIDE YOUNG STUDENTS WITH FULL-TIME QUALITY TRAINING WITHOUT FORGOING CLASSROOM SCHOOLING.
With the commencement of 2013, Strictly Dance is excited to offer full accreditation for these courses, delivered in partnership with ATOD (training provider #31624). Our course also holds approval for Austudy, Abstudy and Youth Allowance and Pensioner Education Supplement payments.
CLASSICAL STREAM (CUA50111 Diploma of Dance – Elite Performance)
This qualification reflects the role of dancers aspiring to work in professional dance companies and commercial dance.
Strictly Dance Full Time Excellence Program
• Refine ballet technique
• Refine ballet performance skills
• Refine contemporary dance technique
• Refine dance partnering techniques
• Incorporate anatomy and nutrition principles into skill development
• Maintain a high level of fitness for performance
• Refine performance skills
• Prepare for and perform in a competitive environment
• Prepare for sustainable professional practice
• Perform solo variations
• Develop expertise in allied contemporary dance techniques
• Refine pointe work techniques
• Write about dance
• Apply theatrical make-up
• Create & perform dance pieces
• Develop on-camera dance performance skills
• Participate in gym and weight training for performances
Students have the opportunity of attending extra classes in Ballet RAD & ATOD, Tap ATOD, Modern Jazz ATOD and Hip Hop in our afternoon programs
Possible job titles relevant to this qualification includes: dancer at pre-professional level.