Community Classes

 

 

Visit our dual studios 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 location complements our other Shire venues

in Myocum and Mullumbimby.

Byron Ballet is committed to continue the

evolution of the dance tuition

branch of the Company through

the expansion of our community classes.

 

It is our goal to manifest a vibrant 'Dance Centre'

in the heart of

Byron Bay

Perfect for Class, Performances,

Rehearsals & Workshops

 

We offer 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-ordinators, and byron ballet artistic director.

 

 

2019 timetables

Please use the connect form below for the lastest schedule updates

or email byronballet@gmail.com.

 

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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 2019 we are running 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 2019 is exceptionally strong and rivals elite city schools for experience & talent.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2019 Weekly Instructors

Yvonne Hall (Ballet Cecchetti, RAD)

Leveda Carter (Ballet RAD)

Silvia Magnani (Ballet, Contemporary)

Alba Navas (HipHop)

Samantha Agnew (Contemporary)

Kristall Walcott (Jazz & Musical Theatre)

 

2019 Guest Instructors

Michael Braun (ex Qld,WA,NZBallet principal)

Louise Deleur (ex SydDanceCo & WABallet)

Tatiana A'Virmond (USA, Brazil)

James Deane (current SydDanceCo HipHop instructor)

 

 

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.

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.

Instructor Gallery

Leveda Carter

 

 Leveda Carter RAD, trained full time at the Scully Borovansky school in Sydney, and then continued her studies in Paris and New York with many well known teachers.

 Leveda has enjoyed a long teaching career inspiring many of her students to follow a career in dance.  She currently teaches the senior students of the Byron Ballet.

 

Alba Navas

 

 

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.

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).

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

Winter Workshop

June/July 2019

dates TBC

 byronballet@gmail.com

Past Workshops

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Classes, Workshops, Performances

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