Dance Informa Summer School Special

Welcome to Dance Informa's Summer School Special!
It's almost Summer! And Summer means holidays! Check out these amazing holiday dance programs where you can learn from Australia's best! Make some new friends and master some fresh moves in time for the new dance year!


Dance World Studios - VIC
international Summer School - NSW
Mango Dance Studio - NSW
Ministry of Dance - VIC
Urban Dance Centre - NSW

Dance World Studios
Dance World Studios

January 19-24 for junior and senior students.

Our Summer School programs recognise the need for specialised tuition in both the traditional and commercial streams, offering students the opportunity to take part in an intensive but enjoyable range of week long classes.

With the support of our full-time School and a highly accomplished faculty of teachers, we cater to students of all ages and standards.

Students are invited to enrol in either the Senior or Junior programs, which combines Theatrical, Commercial and Classical classes.

Contact: For more information, visit our website
or email us on  
Tel:03 96962943.

Enrol before Nov 30 to obtain a limited edition DW T-shirt.


Dance World Studios

Alegria Dance Studios

Boy's Summer School
5 - 10 January 2009 at Shore School
Summer School for Girls and Boys
12 -16 January 2009

For more information contact Hilary Kaplan 0414 337 624, Archibald McKenzie 0411 707 419

Alegria  Dance Studios near Central Station and in Bondi Junction, Chatswood, North Ryde and South Turramurra offers much more than just a first rate training in Classical Ballet (RAD and Cecchetti), Contemporary Dance, Jazz and Spanish Dance.This singular school, whose Full-Time Classical Dance and Teacher’s Courses are gaining increased international recognition, aims to nurture the students as individual future artists. Every child is given individual attention by carefully selected teachers and encouraged to develop his/her technical and artistic potential. This approach results in outstanding exam and competition results and educates dancers and teachers who leave Alegria ready to make their mark.

Recent highlights include the placing of all 16 Full-Time 2007 graduates in prestigious overseas schools and companies; all three who went to the Royal Ballet School are doing well. One has been promoted to 3rd year and is appearing with the Royal Ballet.
TERM 1 commences 2 February 2009.

Hilary Kaplan 0414 337 624 or Archibald McKenzie 0411 707 419

Alegria Dance Studios
Jessica Wood, Tess Sturmann and Paul Russell. Photo: Roy Rogers Studio
Ausdance ACT
Ausdance ACT

Ausdance presents the Annual Summer School of Dance
19 -23 January 2009
Gorman House Arts Centre, Ainslie Avenue Braddon

Ausdance ACT brings nationally renowned dancers to Canberra for classes suitable for beginner, intermediate and advanced students, with a morning Pilates class to promote flexibility and strength. Classes are suitable for participants aged 12 to adult and different levels of skill. Class sizes are limited so avoid disappointment and book soon. The timetable is structured so you can follow a stream that suits your level of skills, and there are displays and dance films in the lunch break, with special dance giveaways such as signed posters from Australian dance companies.

To register, call or email Ausdance ACT for your registration form today – numbers are limited to 25 for most classes.

The dance teachers are drawn through the Ausdance network from professional backgrounds such as the Sydney Dance Company, Chunky Move, Tasdance, or Fresh Fly.

Phone (02) 6247 9103 or email
For further information and Registration visit

Ausdance ACT Summer School
Australian Ballet School
Australian Ballet School

10th Annual Summer School 2009
Week 1:  Friday 2 – Wednesday 7 January 2009
Week 2:  Thursday 8 – Tuesday 13 January 2009

The Australian Ballet School offers a variety of Summer School Programmes for national and international students in January each year. Classes, held at The Australian Ballet Centre in Melbourne, are conducted by resident Australian Ballet School teachers, members of The Australian Ballet and guest teachers.

Specialised programmes have been developed to cater for the needs of students aged from 6 to 18 years. Some programmes are designed for those wishing to have a career in the dance profession while others offer a general dance experience and, for the youngest students, a creative, fun-filled environment.

For the latest information on Summer School 2009 or to download an application pack visit, contact the School on (03) 9669 2807 or email

The Australian Ballet School
2 Kavanagh Street

Australian Ballet School
Brent Street Studios

Brent Street Studios

Brent Street Studios Summer Camp
12-16 January 2009

Summer Workshop offering Jazz, Tap, Ballet, Musical Theatre, Contemporary, Hip Hop, Acrobatics, Singing and Acting.

Learn from dance stars Matt Lee, Leah Howard, Marko Panzic, Hilton Denis, Rhianonn Villareal, Lucas Newland, Christopher Horsey and Mitchell Hicks.

Accommodation available for interstate and overseas students.

Limited Places! Register before December 8th.

Phone (02) 8323 6603

Brent Street Studios
Bent St Entertainment Quarter
Moore Park, NSW

Brent Street Studios
Dance Factory
Dance Factory

Dance Factory Summer School
12-16 January 2009

At Dance Factory our instructors encourage young dancers to improve their performance skills in a variety of dance styles. Our Summer School has classes in Jazz, Tap, Funk, Musical Theatre and Classical dance with a range of standards, for the beginner to the professional dancer, children and adults.

Dance Factory has Saturday classes for children and teenagers with two performances per year and VCE Dance Units 1 – 4 for secondary school students in Years 10, 11 & 12.

We offer adults a range of casual classes, short courses and part time courses.
Students from our full time courses have gone on to appear in High School Musical, Cats,The Lion King, Saturday Night Fever, Mamma Mia, and also appear overseas on Broadway, the West End, Universal Studios and at Tokyo and Hong Kong Disneyland.

Ph: 03 9429 9492

Dance Factory
4-10 Yorkshire Street
Richmond, VIC



Dance Factory
International Summer School
International Summer School

International Summer School 2009 for Dancers and Dance Teachers
The McDonald College Sydney, Australia
12- 24 January 2009

Following the outstanding success of the International Summer School in January 2008, The McDonald College will be holding the 3rd International Summer School.
Henning Albrechtsen from Copenhagen, Denmark joins the faculty for 2009. Faculty for 2009 includes Sarah Roe, Jane Devine, Arcadio Carbonell from Spain, Steve Rooks from New York, Paul Boyd, Josephine Jason, Stephen Clarke, Allan Cross, Katie Pianoff, Jane Kesby, Mary Grotto Auer, Dianna Laska Moore,  Kate Fitzgerald and Kenneth Norman.
Special Guest for 2009 will be Li Cunxin, author of the international bestselling book, Mao’s  Last Dancer and former Principal Dancer with Houston Ballet & The Australian Ballet.  

Classical Ballet, Spanish, and Contemporary, Jazz, Repertoire, Character, Pilates, Pas de Deux, Choreocraft & more. Special classes for boys.

Seniors (11 years to Professional level)
Either two week course 12-24 January or one week courses 12-17 January or 19-24 January
Juniors (7 to 10 years)
One week courses either 12-17 January or 19-24 January

Dance Teachers welcome to observe classes and join workshop sessions.

Jacqui Dumont, Director International Summer School
The McDonald College
17 George Street, North Strathfield NSW 2137 Australia
Phone: (02) 9752 0600 Fax: (02) 9752 0802
Visit website for more information and application forms.

Cynthia Harvey teaches at ISS 2008
Mango Dance Studio


Mango Dance Studios

Mango Dance Studio Kids Summer School - January 2009
Week 1: 12 - 16 January
Week 2: 19 - 23 January
Times: 10:00 – 4:00pm

All day Bootcamp for 2 Weeks !!
Funky Bollywood, Street Jazz, Hip Hop, Popping & Locking, Breakdance, Contemporary.

Enrol your child now – Places limited, Hurry don’t miss out!!!

Mango Dance Studio is one of Sydney's Leading Dance Studio's based in North Sydney. We offer classes for kids in Bollywood, Street Jazz, Breakdance, Hip hop, Popping & Locking, Contemporary, Ballet, and more ...

Mango strongly believes in encouraging the love of dance in children in a non-competitive and non-threatening environment. 

To register on-line go to
Phone: (02) 9922 1100

Mango Dance Studio
121 Walker Street
North Sydney
NSW 2060

Mango Dance Studio Kids Boot Camp
Ministry of Dance
Ministry of Dance

Be part of our newest, biggest and best Summer School experience hosted by
Jason Coleman himself.
14th-17th January 2009 with a fifth day option.
Classes will run from 10am to 4pm.

This first class Summer School is available to Under 9, Under 12, 16 years and under and open age groups.

Our professional and talented teachers will include premium training in Jazz, Song and Dance, Hip Hop, Contemporary, Acting, Tap and Ballroom.

Don’t miss the opportunity to Star in our optional 2009 Summer School Video Film Clip!
Shot on locations around Melbourne, you have a chance to get an insight into the film and production side of the Entertainment World. 

All your families and friends are welcome to attend a closing performance which will be held on 18th January 2009.

For any enquiries please feel free to contact Ministry of Dance on 03 9329 6770 or at

Ministry of Dance
Level 1, 64-90 Sutton Street
North Melbourne VIC 3051

Jason Coleman's Ministry of Dance
Urban Dance Centre


Urban Dance Centre

Do you want to train with some of the choreographers and performers of
So You Think You Can Dance?
Wednesday 21st, Thursday 22nd, Friday 23rd January 2009
9-4pm daily (BYO lunch)

Urban Dance Centre’s 3 day January Bootcamp will have classes with Australia’s first rate faculty, including; Juliette ‘JET’ Verne, Nacho Pop, Tiana Joubert and Graeme Isaako.
This exciting Boot Camp is 3 days of Intensive Dance focused on ages 8-16 years (beginners to Advanced levels). Styles include, Hip Hop, JFH, Lyrical, Popping, Theatre Jazz and Break. This 3 day Bootcamp will culminate in a showcase for family and friends on the last day.

Boot Camp showcase 3-4pm Friday 23rd January

$225.00 inc gst
*register before 1 Dec to receive 10% discount
*school/group 10% discount for 10 or more students

Contact: To register and for more information contact Urban Dance Centre on
Ph: +61 2 9318 2614

Urban Dance Centre
58 Abercrombie St
Chippendale NSW 2008

Urban Dance Centre
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