Please use the connect form below for the lastest schedule updates

or email byronballet@gmail.com.

Community Classes

 

 

Byron Ballet's primary studio is in the

heart of Byron Bay at 144 Jonson St.

Complete with a huge 220 sq m of Sprung Floor, Mirrors

& Barre in a purpose-built fully appointed dance studio with

a long history in the Bay.

 

This new location will complement our existing

venues in Myocum and Mullumbimby as we

continue the evolution of the dance tuition side of

Byron Ballet through the expansion

of our community classes.

 

It is our dream to manifest a

vibrant 'Dance Centre' in the heart of Byron Bay

Perfect for Class,

Performances,

Rehearsals & Workshops

 

We are now offering an expanded range of

classes from Pre-school to Pre-Professional

for Adults, Children & Boys over the 3 studios.

 

Please use the Contact form at the bottom of

this page to correspond directly with our class

co-ordinator, and byron ballet artistic director.

Holistic Approach

Our community classes are designed for the passionate dance student, and parents seeking age appropriate instruction within a holistic environment.

Our strengths lie in providing solid foundations in ballet and contemporary dance in a

disciplined but nurturing way, cultivating the joyful essence of dance in every body.

We are performance oriented, and promote quality productions & selected dance events.

Dance Extension Programme

 Again in 2020 we are planning a small group Extension Ballet and Contemporary programme from 1pm on selected weekdays.

 

 Interested applicants should contact the director for more information.

 

 

Instructors

Our line-up of instructors, regular guests and mentors for 2020 is exceptionally strong

 rivaling elite metropolitan schools for experience & talent.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2020 Weekly Instructors

Yvonne Hall (Classical Ballet)

Giselle Poncet (Classical Ballet)

Silvia Magnani (Ballet, Contemporary)

Alba Navas (HipHop)

Samantha Agnew (Contemporary)

Kristall Walcott (Jazz & Musical Theatre)

 

 

2020 Guest Instructors

Michael Braun (ex Qld,WA,NZBallet principal)

Louise Deleur (ex SydDanceCo & WABallet)

Tatiana A'Virmond (USA, Brazil)

Dale Hutson (ex OperaAust)

James Deane (current SydDanceCo HipHop instructor)

Laura-Kate Terry (Contemporary)

 

Instructor Gallery

Yvonne Hall

 

 Yvonne is the director and founder of Byron Ballet  has had an eclectic performance background, working professionally in the genres of classical ballet, contemporary, musical and commercial theatre.Yvonne is particularly passionate about working with youth performance companies deriving from her own experience

in the Sydney City Youth Ballet company with director Tanya Pearson and Marilyn Jones.

Samantha Agnew

 

After her full time dance studies in Sydney Samantha began performing with the Pulse8 company. She worked with reknowned choreographer Narelle Benjamin and then continued to study contemporary dance in Europe (Graham, Cunningham and Klein techniques).

Michael Braun

 

Micheal Braun has worked as a principal dancer with the Royal NZ Ballet, WA Ballet, Queensland Ballet , and Melbourne Ballet.

 In recent years he has been a freelance performer and teacher and has also mentored and coached young dancers from several youth ballet companies.

Alba Navas

 

 

Silvia Magnani

Silvia is both performer and rehearsal assistant of the Byron Ballet. After training in  Italy  she was involved in a youth ballet company where she performed both corps and soloist roles. .  During her university studies she moved to Spain for a scholarship where she worked as both teacher and dancer for educational performance projects.  While  touring  through Europe and USA she continued studying at renowned studios in New York, London, and  Paris.

 

Giselle Poncet

   After training full time at the John Neumeier's Hamburg Ballet School Giselle continued to work in Europe from 2003 – 2018.

    She has worked for the Vienna State Opera Ballet,  the Slovakian National Ballet, the Deutsche Oper am Rhein (with Yuri Vamos), Madgeburg Ballet (with Gonzalo Galguera), Coburg Ballet (with Mark McClain) and many more.

  Giselle now enjoys coaching technique and artistry in both open and syllabus RAD classes.

Kristall Walcott

 

Kristall Walcott

Upcoming Workshops

Use the Connect Form at the bottom of this page to enquire further about future programmes, or email the co-ordinator: byronballet@gmail.com

Past Workshops

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