Faculty

Management

Phil Talbot AISTD Dip, LCGI

Phil Talbot AISTD Dip, LCGI

CEO & Founder

Born in the U.K Phil commenced his professional dance training in his early twenties...

Judith Talbot

Judith Talbot

Co-Founder & Director

Born in the UK, Judith commenced her career as a bank clerk for Midland Bank. Over the following 14 years Judith worked extensively for the international company Rank Xerox...

Tutors

Tonia Santoro

Tonia Santoro

Head of Dance

Born in Italy, Tonia began her dance training in Massafra in ballet (RAD method), modern, jazz and contemporary...

Joe Louis Robinson

Joe Louis Robinson

Music Director

Joe is a music director, composer and voice coach. Since 2013, Joe has collaborated with YouTube star …

Deby Holmes

Deby Holmes

Performance Studies

After training in Perth in CSTD and RAD & gaining her full Teachers Diploma, Deby spent the next 20 years performing in Spain, Japan, UK and Monte Carlo...

Laura Pedro

Laura Pedro

Deputy Head of Dance

Laura Pedro began her dance training at Pio-X Conservatory of Music and Dance in Jundiai - Sao Paulo, Brazil at age 5 and at 13 years old she...

Caroline McKenzie

Caroline McKenzie

Musical Theatre

Caroline McKenzie is a Perth based actress that has an extensive career for both stage and film...

Caitlin Beresford

Caitlin Beresford

Acting

Caitlin has experience from the Black Swan Theatre Company for Assassins, The Caucasian Chalk Circle, As You Like It...

Jeremy Levi

Jeremy Levi

Screen Acting

A graduate of UWA and WAAPA, Jeremy is a successful, award-winning film actor, and in recent years a highly regarded acting...

Andy Fraser

Andy Fraser

Stage Combat

Andy is a fully certified Fight Director and Stage Combat Instructor holding...

Drayton Morley

Drayton Morley

Acting

Drayton is a NIDA graduate and is a recipient of a Mike Walsh Fellowship (NIDA)...

Guest Tutors

Jemma Armstrong

Jemma Armstrong

Ballroom

Born in Perth, Western Australia, Jemma started ballroom dancing at the age of 6. Competing over 10 years led to successful results...

Penelope Bishop

Penelope Bishop

Classical Ballet

Born in Caracas-Venezuela, Penelope completed her professional ballet training under the guidance of Nina Novak …

Hellen Russo

Hellen Russo

Classical Technique

Hellen Russo is a highly qualified, technical and friendly dance teacher with an extensive...

Margaret Illmann

Margaret Illmann

Classical Technique

Margaret enjoyed a 21 year career as a professional international ballerina having begun her training in the Cecchetti method.

Alex Bragheiri

Alex Bragheiri

Jazz Dance

After training in Perth at Principal Academy and graduating in 2014, Alexander worked hard auditioning...

Christine M. Kerber

Christine M. Kerber

Audition Technique

Christine M. Kerber is a director and choreographer, who has worked with the cruise entertainment industry during the height ...

Daniel Griffin

Daniel Griffin

Song Repertoire

Daniel holds a Postgraduate Diploma in Musical Direction from Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts...

Corey Harrison

Corey Harrison

Commercial

Hailing from Perth, Western Australia, Corey was thrown into dancing by his family as a way to control is boundless amounts of energy. After training in both Perth and Sydney...

Claire Matthews

Claire Matthews

Tap

Claire completed 8 years full time vocational training at Elmhurst Ballet School in Surrey...

 Ian Toyne

Ian Toyne

Musical Theatre

Ian’s Perth appearances have included Company and Rough Crossing at the Playhouse Theatre, The Seagull and The Glass Menagerie at...

Joshua Webb

Joshua Webb

Vocal Ensemble

Joshua James Webb is a Perth based Musical Director, conductor, and piano accompanist. He has been ...

Bree Lagridge

Bree Lagridge

Musical Theatre

Raised and trained as a dancer in Hobart, Bree relocated to Melbourne where she graduated from Musical Theatre at the Victorian College of the Arts...

Igor Sas

Igor Sas

Acting

I theatre, Igor has performed in The Golden Valley (world premier, Magpie Theatre South...

Shane Morley

Shane Morley

Pas de deux

Shane Morley hails from Western Australia. Working mainly in musical theatre, his credits include roles in such shows as Cats...

Taryn Ryan

Taryn Ryan

Musical Theatre

Taryn is a Perth-based actor, singer and theatre-maker. Her recent credits include Amy in ONCE WE ...

Allan Girod

Allan Girod

Circus Skills

Allan is a performer and theatre maker, splitting his creative calendar between Perth and London...

Ralf Rauker

Ralf Rauker

Acting

Ralf studied acting (1981-’86) and received a two years MA scholarship in Performing Arts...

Shirley Van Sanden

Shirley Van Sanden

Acting

Shirley is an actor, writer, producer and director. Her commissioned work has been in Theatre for Young People ...

Andrew Mortimer

Andrew Mortimer

Musical Theatre

Andrew was born in Leeds, UK and trained at the Northern School of Contemporary Dance and the ...

Sacha Lee Flanagan

Sacha Lee Flanagan

Contemporary

A graduate of The Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts, Sacha completed her Bachelor of Arts...

Fiona Bourne

Fiona Bourne

Musical Theatre

Fiona trained in Perth, Australia where she gained her CSTD Full Diploma’s in Classical Ballet, Modern Jazz...

Penny Shaw

Penny Shaw

Vocal Technique

Penny is a professional opera singer and an Oxford University graduate...