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