Annual Award Winners 2019

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Congratulations to our annual special award winners for 2019! Each winner was incredibly deserving of their award for the improvement they showed over the year. The award winners for 2019 were:

Most Improved Jazz Dancer: Yasmin Kurk

Most Improved Classical Dancer: Angelina Dozzi78401608_1632287216913885_5097171039754911744_o

Most Improved Vocalist: Amanda Oliveira

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Most Improved Acrobat: Isla Davies79016781_1632287390247201_7884176194302640128_o

Most Improved Junior: Charlotte McArdle79190726_1632287443580529_374592775380795392_o

Most Improved All-Rounder: Abi Westmorland78364870_1632287510247189_4075706440990326784_o


Coastal Dance Raffle ’19

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We would like to thank our #teamcoastal community for their generous donations for our annual raffle. This year’s raffle will be going towards additional acrobatics mats for the studio. This year’s raffle prizes are:

1 x Nights accomodation at any Mantra Hotel – Kindly donated by the Cocks Family
Maywood Handcrafted Board – Kindly donated by the Cocks Family
$50 Voucher – The Pastry Emporium, Bundall
$50 Voucher – Dancers Emporium, Tugun
$50 Voucher – Bamboo Bungalow – Kindly donated by Michelle Derrick
Wash & Blow Dry – Kindly donated by Lisa Lowe
Travel Hamper – Kindly donated by Em & Colleen Travel
1 x 60 Minute Surf Lesson – Kindly donated by Kerryn Luppi
TL Candle – Kindly donated by the Tiani & Cassandra Cashel
Ballet Light Up Picture – Kindly donated by Brite Sparks, Ballina
Car Pack – Kindly donated by the Taylor Family
Massage Gift Voucher – Your Body for Life – Kindly donated by Natasha Kunej
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Gift Hamper – Donations from the Coastal Dance community

Tickets can be purchased for $1 each or 12 for $10. Ticket books are available from reception or can be purchased on the night. Good luck!

Workshop Week

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To finish off the dancing year we will be hosting various workshops open to all Coastal Dance students, not limited to their usual genres. We would love for our students to try a new class and dance with their friends!

Tuesday 3rd December – Petit Pointers with Kate Hanna
3:30 – 4:00 3 – 4 Years Ballet

Tuesday 3rd December – Jazz with Holly Johnston
4:00 – 5:00 8 Years & Under
5:00 – 6:00 9 Years – 12 Years
6:00 – 7:30 13 Years & Over

 Thursday 5th of December – Contemporary & Lyrical with Joel Murphy
4:00 – 5:00 Lyrical 12 Years & Under
5:00 – 6:00 Contemporary 12 Years & Under

Thursday 5th of December – Commercial Jazz with Bodie Fullerton
6:00 – 8:00 13 Years & Over Only

Soloist Showcase ’19

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Our annual Soloist Showcase will be held on Saturday the 9th of November at the Helensvale Cultural Centre starting at 6:00pm. Our Soloist Showcase provides an opportunity for our #teamcoastal students to perform their solos & groups in a non-competitive, atmosphere for their family & friends.

Tickets are $15 and available at the door. You can join the Facebook event page HERE.

Mbah Soloist Results | 2019

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Congratulations to all of our #teamcoastal soloists who performed at the Murwillumbah Festival of Performing Arts over the holidays. We are so proud of our soloists who represented the studio beautifully regardless of their placings. Special congratulations to Tiani who also received the Open Age Tap Perpetual trophy. Thank you to Helen Green and all the volunteers for all your hard work. Murwillumbah is really ‘the friendly festival’!

1st – Tap Solo
1st – Jazz Solo
1st – Jazz Impro
2nd – Waltz Tap Solo
2nd – Song & Dance Solo
2nd – Song & Dance Championship
2nd – Tap Impro
3rd – Contemporary Solo
HC – Lyrical Solo
Winner – Open Age Tap Perpetual

1st – Restricted Ballet Solo
1st – Restricted Tap Solo
3rd – Student Choreography Solo
HC – Lyrical Solo

HC – Song & Dance Solo

HC – Ballet Solo

HC – Jazz Solo

Grace & Isa
1st – Tap Duo

Rose, Kebby & Sinead
HC – Jazz Trio