DANCE

JAZZ
Ages 3+

.5 to 1.5 Hours per week
Jazz is a broad dance term for many styles of dance including theatrical, hip-hop, funk and “video clip”. The classes include stretching and technique. 

TAP
Ages 3+
.5 to 1 Hour per week
Rhythmic and percussive dance style. A flexible body is not essential just lots of energy and a “quick” sense of musicality through the feet

BALLET
Ages 4+
1 Hour per week
Classical Ballet technique to gain the foundation of all good dance training. We teach the Royal Academy of Dance syllabus. RAD is a worldwide system based on strong discipline and artistry. 

BALLET (EXAM)
Ages 6+
2 Hours per week
Students must take 2 hours of Ballet per week if they wish to do an RAD Ballet exam usually in August.

POINTE
Ages 11+
.5 Hours per week
An extension of the ballet class where female students dance on full pointe (i.e. toes). Students are assessed individually for readiness for this class. 

TROUPE
Ages 6+
1 to 1.5 Hours per week
This dance class is for the serious dancer only as it requires an extra commitment during school holidays for competition work. Students must attend every rehearsal and if more than one lesson per term is missed then participation will be re-assessed. 

LYRICAL
Ages 8+
1 Hour per week
A class for students who will be challenged both mentally and physically with an emphasis on movements beginning from an actors point of view. Can include students who have limited experience. 

HIP HOP
Ages 10+
1 Hour per week
Designed for those who want to join in the energy and fun of breakdance. No experience necessary. 

ACROBATICS
Ages 7+
1 Hour per week
Improve flexibility and learn how to lose your fear of flying. These classes will be grouped according to age and experience and will work to a performance in the end of year concerts. 

 

 

DRAMA

JUNIOR CORE DRAMA
Ages 7 to 9
1 Hour per week
Designed to introduce students of all ages to the many facets of performing in theatre, television and film. For students who wish to nurture their self- confidence and personal development but also for the serious student who wishes to pursue a career in the performing arts. Students are streamed by both age and experience level. All drama students will perform in the annual Centrestage drama production “Spotlight” in Term 4

INTERMEDIATE CORE DRAMA
Ages 10 to 12
1.5 Hours per week
Designed to introduce students of all ages to the many facets of performing in theatre, television and film. For students who wish to nurture their self- confidence and personal development but also for the serious student who wishes to pursue a career in the performing arts. Students are streamed by both age and experience level. All drama students will perform in the annual Centrestage drama production “Spotlight” in Term 4

SENIOR CORE DRAMA
Ages 13 to 15
1.5 Hours per week
Designed to introduce students of all ages to the many facets of performing in theatre, television and film. For students who wish to nurture their self- confidence and personal development but also for the serious student who wishes to pursue a career in the performing arts. Students are streamed by both age and experience level. All drama students will perform in the annual Centrestage drama production “Spotlight” in Term 4

ADVANCED CORE DRAMA
Ages 16+
1.5 Hours per week
Designed to introduce students of all ages to the many facets of performing in theatre, television and film. For students who wish to nurture their self- confidence and personal development but also for the serious student who wishes to pursue a career in the performing arts. Students are streamed by both age and experience level. All drama students will perform in the annual Centrestage drama production “Spotlight” in Term 4

ACTING FOR TV & FILM
Ages 13+
2 Hours per week
Taught by professional actors and directors for the specialised skill of performing in front of the camera. 

MUSICAL THEATRE

INTERS B MUSICAL THEATRE
Ages 7 to 9
1.5 Hours per week
Musical Theatre classes at Centrestage are aimed to extend students with their performance technique in the three disciplines of acting, singing and dancing in one combined class. We take excerpts from Musical Theatre shows and explore the possibilities with a director, choreographer and musical director. Musical Theatre students perform in the end of year concerts. 

INTERS A MUSICAL THEATRE
Ages 10 to 12
1.5 Hours per week
Musical Theatre classes at Centrestage are aimed to extend students with their performance technique in the three disciplines of acting, singing and dancing in one combined class. We take excerpts from Musical Theatre shows and explore the possibilities with a director, choreographer and musical director. Musical Theatre students perform in the end of year concerts. 

SENIOR MUSICAL THEATRE
Ages 13 to 15
1.5 Hours per week
Musical Theatre classes at Centrestage are aimed to extend students with their performance technique in the three disciplines of acting, singing and dancing in one combined class. We take excerpts from Musical Theatre shows and explore the possibilities with a director, choreographer and musical director. Musical Theatre students perform in the end of year concerts. 

ADVANCED MUSICAL THEATRE
Ages 16+
2 Hours per week
Musical Theatre classes at Centrestage are aimed to extend students with their performance technique in the three disciplines of acting, singing and dancing in one combined class. We take excerpts from Musical Theatre shows and explore the possibilities with a director, choreographer and musical director. Musical Theatre students perform in the end of year concerts.