21727VIC Certificate IV in
Teaching Cecchetti Classical Ballet
Debra received training in the Cecchetti
method, RAD syllabus & Russian method ballet, and tap
dancing, jazz & national.
Debra is a registered teacher, with
over 30 years experience, and specializes in teaching
students from 9 years in the Cecchetti Grade and Major
exams to Advanced 2 & teacher qualification training.
Debra also takes Open Ballet/Pointe,
Jazz & Tap classes and students are trained for competition
work in troupes and solos/duos.
SUZETTE SPERL, Principal
Training (including full-time course)
in Cecchetti syllabus, Russian method and RAD syllabus
ballet, and also tap, jazz and national, has equipped
Suzette with much knowledge to pass on to her students.
With over 30 years experience, Suzette
specializes in the teaching of young students aged 3-10
years. She is known for her patience, and delivers fun
and interesting classes in ballet, jazz and tap to inspire
both girls & boys.
Suzette trains select students for
competitions in solos/duos and troupe work.
RENEE VON SENDEN
Senior Jazz/Hip Hop Teacher
Renee is an accomplished dancer/teacher/choreographer
with many years professional experience in Australia and
overseas. She has a Diploma of Performing Arts (Dance),
Dance World 301.
Renee has been in TV commercials; Bonds
and Jetstar, as a featured dancer, Robert Gallup Extreme
Magic-China Tour (dancer), Meatloaf “Last World
Tour” Australia (dancer), and more recently Choreographer/featured
dancer for numerous performances including Fringe Festival
“Spun”, “Pout” Corporate Girl
Group, and Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards – Hisense
Arena as back-up dancer for Jessica Mauboy, Cassie Davis
and Guy Sebastian.
Adult Tap, Jazz & Ballet Teacher
Lauren was trained at Toorak School
of Dancing for 14 years and obtained Cecchetti Intermediate
(Advanced 1) certificate. Lauren's musicality, memory
and great dancing always put her centre front for competition
work, and she received many awards in ballet, jazz and
Lauren has been teaching young students
since 2001 and Adult classes since 2007.
Adult Tap & Jazz Teacher
Kristine was trained at Toorak School of Dancing for 16 years and attained the Cecchetti Ballet Advanced 2 certificate. She has received many awards in dance competitions, and performed in the Opening Ceremony of the 2006 Commonwealth Games. Kristine has three years’ teaching experience with young students, and is excited to be taking the adult classes.
Kristine has completed a bachelor of Nursing at Deakin University.
Camberwell South VIC 3124 ~ For further details,
phone Sylvia 03 9555 0035, Debra 03 9729 8574 or E-Mail