What's On Offer

Since its inception, the Academy has provided the highest quality ballet & dance training for successfully accepted and enrolled students.  Through various uniquely driven programs, the Academy achieves multiple successes and accolades annually. Academy students  have been accepted or invited into world renown schools or companies for full-time and part time vocational training, international competitions, summer intensive programs & guest artist performances.

DANCE GENRES

The Academy offers an exciting range of dance classes for male and female students from the age of 2years and above, our classes cater for all experience levels and fall under the following main genres. 

Classical Ballet

Pointe

Classical Extension Program

Character

Contemporary

Jazz

Limber & Conditioning

Tap

Comp Squad

Adult Ballet

Our creatively driven & individualised training programmes are designed to take students from their first introduction to movement through a full course of ballet & dance study. Alongside our carefully structured training programmes, the Academy have an outstanding international faculty of teachers, guest teachers/artists and choreographers. We also offer stage and performance practice in our full scale and professional repertory productions annually as well as provide our students with world class facilities in order to further aid, develop and produce dancers of a high calibre.

DIVISIONS

preschool division
intermediate division

Pre-School Division

A variety of dance classes for children ages 2 – 7

Junior Division

A variety of dance classes for children ages 7-11

Intermediate Division

A variety of dance classes for students ages 9-13

Senior Division

A variety of dance classes for students ages 12+

Adult Division

A variety of dance classes for Adults ages 18- 75

Extracurricular Opportunities

Melbourne Academy of the Arts know that not only is important to learn the different types of dance to a high technical standard but that it is also important for students to have ways to use their skills throughout the year. With this in mind the studio provides the following extracurricular events as ways for students to apply their dance knowledge and skills.

These extra curricular events also aid in community building and allow the students to work with external students from other schools attending internal Academy events or externally run third party events. Our students gain access to train and work with  international exchange students from China and are showcased to industry professionals throughout the year with internal examinations, assessments auditions, workshops, master classes and productions.

Examinations

Assessments

Workshops

Master Classes

International Exchange Program 

Competitions

Auditions 

Concerts 

Annual Production (ANYB) 

Internal & External Showcases

Community & Local Events

Q&A’s with Industry Professionals

Summer/Winter programs

Orientations &  Open Days 

Annual Social Events/Activities