When you're born to dance...
Dance Mastery has been one of the school's most popular masteries since it was first established at the school in 2014. Students from Grades 7 to 12 share their amazing journey of exploration and discovery as they build their own confidence and allow the freedom of dance to help define themselves as young men and women.
Who should join this Mastery?
Anyone wishing to develop their dance and movement performance skills or begin a professional career in the dance and performance industries.
What career paths exist?
Dancer, Coach, Teacher, Choreographer, Physical Therapist, Gymnast, etc.
What kinds of activities are students of this mastery involved in?
The program balances personal goals with group goals, e.g. Eisteddfods, public performances, various dance genres, etc
What formal qualifications can be earned from this mastery?
Students in Grades 10-12 can earn credits towards the ATAR Applied Subject of Arts in Practice. Full completion and successful submission of all course work in Grade 12 would achieve full credit in that subject. Students are also able to compete in an organised Eisteddfods and related project and performance work.
What are the equipment or uniform requirements for this mastery?
For details, consult the Coordinator. (Allow $80 - $120 for costumes that students retain.).Students in this mastery normally wear their Sports Uniform over their theatre blacks/tights on Fridays unless otherwise instructed.
What is the maximum number of students in this mastery in each grade?
Up to 18 students across Grades 7 to 12 are accepted into this mastery each year. Auditions are held in the first or second week of each term.