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Beautiful Performances from all our students at The Jacqueline Morland Awards 2019

Congratulations to:

     Trinity Dean - Level 3 FINALIST

     Bronte Mollison - Level 2 WINNER

Bronte also WON the following:

· Winner - Audience Vote 

· Winner - Overall Artistry Award 

· Winner - Queensland Ballet Summer School Scholarship

 

Students Accepted into:

  • The Queensland Ballet Company
  • The Bolshoi Ballet Academy Moscow
  • The Australian Ballet School Full-Time Program + Full Scholarship one year
  • The Australian Ballet School Interstate/International Training Program
  • The Queensland Ballet, Junior Associate Program
  • The Queensland Ballet Pre-Professional Year
  • The Queensland Ballet Jette Parker Young Artist Program
  • The Queensland Ballet Senior Program
  • Royal Ballet School, Summer School - Direct Entry
  • Australian Finalist Youth America Grand Prix
  • ​Bolshoi Ballet Academy Summer Intensive + Part scholarship
  • Houston Ballet School USA - Scholarship short term 
  • Berlin Ballet School Germany - Scholarship short term
  • Sydney Dance Company Pre-Professional Year
  • Queensland Dance School of Excellence
  • Ballet Theatre of Queensland
  • QUT Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree Dance Performance & Education                                                 
  • Brent Street Preforming Arts Full-Time Program
  • Ev & Bow Full-time Dance Program
  • Conroy’s Full-Time Dance Program
  • ​Queensland National Ballet Full-Time Program 
  • Royal Academy of Dance – Certificate of Ballet Teaching Studies
  • Victorian College of the Arts (VCA) Dance
  • MDM Dancewear Ambassador
  • PW Dancewear Ambassador

Other Achievements:  

Students have performed with "The Paris Opera Ballet", in their production "La Bayadere.

Students have performed with "Teatro alla Scala Ballet Company", in production of "Don Quixote"

Students have performed with “The Australian Ballet” in their production of “Mahon”.

Students have performed with “Queensland Ballet” - including the role of “Alice” in “Alice in Wonderland”, "International Gala", "Kind Arthur", "Nutcracker” 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016. “Coppelia”, “Romeo and Juliet” and "Vis a Vis", “La Sylphide” and"Cinderella".

Students performed with “American Ballet Theatre” in their production of “Swan Lake”.

Jacqueline Morland Awards Royal Academy of Dance – Winner, Runner-Up, Finalists & Audience Vote, Scholarship Winners

Brisbane Performing Arts Challenge, Classical Scholarship BPAC -Winners and Finalists

Students performed with “Harvest Rain Theatre Company” in their production of “Cats”, "Hairspray" and "The Wizard of Oz"

Students have received many ‘Special Awards’ from Eisteddfods: Most promising Classical Ballet Dancer- Redcliffe, Redlands, Gold Coast, Brisbane and Wynnum Eisteddfods.  Classical Championship Winners, Many 1st placing in eisteddfods in Sydney and Brisbane.  Groups Eisteddfod Awards for Classical and Jazz Aggregates, Brisbane Eisteddfod Group Awards.

Ms Kimberley Bennett-Woodger performed with:

  • “The Bolshoi Ballet”, “Le Corsaire”
  • “The American Ballet Theatre, “Swan Lake” 

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Courier Mail - January 2018

Amy Ronnfeldt and Abbey Haller re-accepted into 

The Queensland Ballet Associate program 2018.  Well done girls xxx

Former student (11 years) Zoe Doonar has been accepted into

The Queensland Ballet Company 2017.  We are very proud of you Zoe. xxx

 

Student Achievements 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019

    Amy Ronnfeldt

  • YAGP Full Scholarship One Year - The Australian Ballet School (Excellence Award Level 4, 2019)
  • Accepted into The Australian Ballet School Full Time Melbourne 2018
  • Winner Royal Academy of Dance Advanced One Bursary 2017
  • The Australian Ballet School ITP
  • The Queensland Ballet Associate Program  
  • ​Winner - Jacqueline Morland Awards Level 5 2017
  • ​Winner - Audience Vote Jacqueline Morland Awards 2017
  • ​Winner - Qld Ballet Scholarship Jacqueline Morland Awards 2017
  • ​Awarded - Alana Haines Awards Scholarship, Royal Winnipeg Ballet Canada & Semi-Finalist 2017
  • Winner - Genee Challenge Level 3, South East Queensland
  • Winner - Sydney Eisteddfod 2016 Classical Solo 13 years, Sydney Eisteddfod
  • Australian Finalist -Youth America Grand Prix, New York 2017
  • Awarded Direct Entry into the Royal Ballet School, Summer School 2017, YAGP 
  • Encouragement Award, Level 4 Jacqueline Morland Awards 2016
  • Semi-Finalist Brisbane Performing Arts Challenge 2016.
  • Amy will perform with Ballet Theatre of Queensland in their production of ‘Cinderella” QPAC 2017
  • Performed with The Queensland Ballet’s production of “La Sylphide” and “Nutcracker”
  • Obtained 97% Royal Academy of Dance Intermediate Examination 2016
  • ​Obtained 97% Royal Academy of Dance Advanced One Examination 2017
  • ​Accepted into Ballet Theatre of Qld 2017/2018 - Principal Artist
  • ​Awarded Ballet Theatre of Qld Scholarship - Phyllis Danaher Award 2017
  • ​Brisbane Performing Arts Challenge - Encouragement Award & Finalist 2017
  • MDM Dance - Junior Ambassador 

    Abbey Haller

  • ​Offered Full Time Study at Bolshoi Ballet School Moscow 2018
  • Part Scholarship Bolshoi Ballet Summer School 2018
  • The Australian Ballet School ITP
  • The Queensland Ballet Associate Program 
  • ​Awarded Direct Entry into Bolshoi Ballet Academy, Summer Intensive 2017, YAGP
  • Finalist Jaqueline Morland Awards Level 4 2016
  • Abbey will perform with Ballet Theatre of Queensland in their production of ‘Cinderella” QPAC 2017  
  • Abbey has also appeared with The Queensland Ballet’s “Nutcracker Production” 2013 & 2014
  • Accepted into Ballet Theatre of Qld 2017/2018 - Principal Artist
  • ​Awarded Ballet Theatre of Qld Scholarship - Jodie White-Bivona Award 2017
  • ​Brisbane Performing Arts Challenge - Semi Finalist 2017
  • ​Accepted into Full-Time Training for 2018
  • ​Brisbane Performing Arts Challenge BPAC Senior Section Finalist 2018
  • PW Dancewear - Junior Ambassador 2018/2019

Bronte Mollison

  • The Australian Ballet School ITP
  • Winner - Brisbane Performing Arts Challenge 2016, Junior Section 
  • Bronte also received the Grade 4 award at the Royal Academy of Dance Winter School 2016
  • Obtained 94% Royal Academy of Dance Grade Three 2016
  • ​Obtained 95% Royal Academy of Dance Grade Four 2017
  • Obtained 93% Royal Academy of Dance Grade Five 2018
  • YAGP Houston Ballet School Scholarship Short Term
  • Gold Coast Eisteddfod Most Promising Ballet Dancer 2018
  • Accepted into Ballet Theatre of Queensland 
  • Finalist Brisbane Performing Arts Challenge 2018

 Annika Wiseman

  • Finalist - Jacqueline Morland Awards Level 1 2017 & 2018
  • Accepted into Ballet Theatre of Queensland 
  • ​Obtained 91% Grade Three Royal Academy of Dance Examination 2016
  • ​Obtained 92% Grade Four Royal Academy of Dance Examination 2017
  • Obtained 96% Intermediate Foundation Royal Academy of Dance Examination 2018

    Trinity Dean

  • The Australian Ballet School ITP 
  • Invited to the final audition Elmhurst Ballet School of the Birmingham Ballet Company UK. YAGP
  • Obtained 96% Royal Academy of Dance Intermediate Foundation Examination

     Chloe Montiel

  • The Australian Ballet School ITP 
  • Chloe successfully auditioned for the Lord Mayor’s Christmas Carols 
  • Performed in “Cats” and “Hairspray” Harvest Rain Theatre
  • Obtained 92% Royal Academy of Dance Intermediate Foundation Examination
  • Accepted into Expression Dance Company Youth Ensemble 2018, 2019

Olivia Nassar

  • Successfully auditioned for the Lord Mayors Christmas Carols 
  • Performed in “Hairspray” Harvest Rain Theatre
  • ​Featured Dancer (9 items) Creative Generation
  • Accepted into Ballet Theatre of Queensland 

Ella Cunningham

  • Queensland Ballet Associate Program
  • Most Outstanding Dancer at the International Ballet Workshops  2018 

 

Australian Finalist 2017

Youth America Grand Prix

Amy has been invited to attend the FINALS in

NEW YORK CITY 2017

Well Done Eliza Hickey xxx

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  • Excellent performance from our 10 and under team who performed at the Lord Mayor's Seniors Concert, Town Hall, August 2015.  Photo below.

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  • Excellent Exam results for all students RAD 1st Session (100% Distinctions, 7 students) & 2nd session (65% Distinctions, 18 students) and Graded Examinations (85% Distinctions).  Soooooo proud. xxx

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  • Huge congratulations to Amy Ronnfeldt who was awarded RUNNER-UP in the Brisbane Performing Arts Scholarship (Pre-Intermediate Section).

Amy Ronnfeldt

 

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New York City - Dance Education Tour 2015

 

We are back from New York.  Dance Education Tour Easter 2015.  What a fantastic experience. xxx

 

2015

Photo Album KWDA Dance Concert 2014

 

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NEWS FLASH:

 

Look out for Miss Kimberley and Miss Kirstie who are performing with American Ballet Theatre in their production of Swan Lake, QPAC 2014.

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Chloe Montiel and Zoe Schofield will perform with Harvest Rain in "Cats".  Chloe pictured below.

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