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Our motto is T.E.A.M. 'Together Everyone Achieves More'
Since 2004 IDS has been creating innovative works designed especially for competitions. IDS offers team work over four age groups; Junior U8 & U13, Senior U17 and Open Age.
IDS’s reputation within the competition scene is one of strength, professionalism and excellence.
IDS competition teams compete at the three leading eisteddfods state-wide, CSTD Commonwealth, Phoenix and the prestigious Royal South Street Ballarat (RSS).
Competitions are held during the June/July and September school holidays, offering students a fun, challenging and rewarding dance experience.
IDS has received many accolades and awards across competitions, including the 2013 Pheonix Showcase - Technique Award from acclaimed choreographer Matt Lee (So You Think You Can Dance) as well as 5 first places and 1 third placing out of 6 debut team troupes at Royal South Street Ballarat in 2014.
SOLOS & PRIVATE COACHING
3 years and above
IDS offers customised Private Coaching for the dedicated and enthusiastic dancer.
Private coaching and solo work helps in preparation for examinations and can increase VCE/VET dance result, as well as individual enhancement.
Weekly, fortnightly or monthly - we can create a schedule that works for you. IDS teachers create and choreograph award-winning solos, designed to improve and enhance the individual talent and ability of each and every child.
IDS students are encouraged to compete as soloists in the three leading state competitions (CSTD, Phoenix and RSSS) and across the country.
IDS is proud to offer Scholarships to dedicated students, also providing a remission on fees for IDS families. All IDS students aged five and above are encouraged to audition for school scholarships.
Further details are emailed to enrolled students when auditions open annually.