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April 2016

Houston Ballet Academy Scholarship – 2016

2016 Houston Ballet Academy Scholarship

2016 Houston Ballet Academy Scholarship

The 2016 Scholarship was held at the Hurstville Entertainment Center in Sydney.  This year we had 40 students participating in the event and it was a very close competition, with Gabriel Jahnke from Suzanne Way’s Professional Coaching Academy, the ultimate winner. More…

New Zealand Scholarship 2015

The AICD New Zealand Ballet School Scholarship was held in late 2015.  The winner of this event was Isabelle Greenwood who has recently returned from New Zealand where she took classes at the New Zealand Ballet School.  More…

Paulina Quinteros

Paulina photoPaulina Quinteros was a finalist in the Dance Creation 2014 Choreographic Competition.  In her letter to the AICD she describes her experience choreographing for Li Cunxin and The Queensland Ballet…

“as an independent choreographer, with so few opportunities to create and engage in a professional environment, this was a dream come true.” More…

Daniel Jabber

daniel-jaber-balletDaniel Jaber, one of the Finalists from the Dance Creation 2014 Choreographic competition is recently back from his secondment with Houston Ballet II.

“Thanks to the Australian Institute of Classical Dance and with further support from the Australia Council for the Arts, I was able to undergo a two-week choreographic secondment placement with Houston Ballet 2, in Texas, USA.” More…

Teachers Scholarship 2015

The Teachers Scholarship for 2015 was awarded to Jodie Stotter.

The Teachers Scholarship is awarded to up and coming teachers of the Borovansky Syllabus.  The awardee is given the professional development opportunity, to attend the Australian Ballet School to observe classes for the period of a week all expenses paid.

Our thanks goes to Ms Lisa Pavane, Principle of the Australian Ballet School for the ongoing support of this programme.