Pre-Professional Program

Queensland College of Dance Pre-Professional Classical Program is a full-time extensive dance program ideal for students interested in pursuing a career in classical ballet.

This course focuses heavily on technical and creative excellence. Students will be provided training in Classical Ballet, Contemporary, Pointe, Repertoire, Pas de deux and Character, Jazz, Performance Coaching, Physical Conditioning, Partnering, Improvisation & Composition, Anatomy & Nutrition, Performance Psychology.

Students will have the opportunity to partake in a minimum of 4 performances yearly, coupled with the invaluable experience of preparing and training for industry placements and national and International competitions.

Course Summary

Diploma of Dance (Elite Performance) CUA50113
This is delivered under a partnership agreement with ATOD RTO31624

Course Units: See page 28 of prospectus

Duration: 1 or 2 years (full-time)

Directors of Classical:
Daniel Gaudiello (former Australian Ballet)
Claire Phipps-Males (former Australian Ballet and Queensland Ballet)
Karen Donovan (former Royal Ballet)

Entry Requirements:
Entry to this course is by application, live audition, video audition and interview. Interstate and International applicants may apply via video upload or video submission.

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