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Introducing to our 2022 Half Day CEP Faculty, Principal Artist of The Australian Ballet, Amber Scott!

Photo Credit: Daniel Boud

CLASSICAL EXTENSION PROGRAM

Introducing our Half Day Classical Extension Program for aspiring dancers -

an exciting pathway designed to develop young dancers who show promise and

potential in classical ballet, close to home!  

 

ABOUT THE HALF DAY CLASSICAL EXTENSION PROGRAM​​

  • Remain close to home with no need to travel into the city to prepare for full-time training or a vocation in The Arts. 

  • A professional world-class faculty focused on your child is right here in the suburbs!

  • Continue regular academic studies in your chosen secondary school environment with only 1 half day absence required. 

  • The very best ballet training available in the South East Melbourne region!

  • Purposeful, small program size ensuring one-on-one tuition and guidance.

  • Over 10+ hours per week of advanced classical tuition.

2022 TEACHING FACULTY

Artistic Director, Nicole Jacobsson-Kneebone

Amber Scott (Principal Artist, The Australian Ballet), Justine Miles (Former Soloist and Teacher, The Australian Ballet), 

Mary Renouf & Adrian Fryer (Former Artists, The Australian Ballet & Major European Companies), Kayla Murphy, (Pilates Certified and Studying Physiotherapist) and Elena Sanina, (Russian and European Character Dance).

 

This audition only program offers promising young dancers the ability to continue regular academic studies in a secondary school environment. The Program is suitable for boys and girls in school grades 6 - 12.​​

The program is split into two, tailored levels: 

Level 1 - Ages 11-14

Level 2 - Ages 14+

"The pursuit of excellence starts here"

We offer a variety of classes
  • Specialised Pre-School Classes

  • Ballet Examinations, Royal Academy of Dance (RAD) & British Ballet Organization (BBO)

  • VCE Dance 

  • Contemporary, Lyrical, Jazz and Tap

  • Acrobatics

  • Progressing Ballet Technique (PBT)

  • Private Coaching & Competition Teamwork

  • Pilates, Limber & Body Conditioning

  • Classical Extension Programs; Half Day (CEP) & Junior (CEC)

  • Professional Stage Performances including traditional feature length ballets & Character Ballets

Read our testimonials above. Watch our video below. Enjoy!