Congratulations to our annual ‘Nanny Noel Shining Star’ award winners for 2019. This award is presented to the Junior & Senior student who ‘sparkles & shines’ the most in our annual end of year concert. The recipients for 2019 are:
Junior: Grace Gonano
Senior: Danika Mason
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 Dozzi
Most Improved Vocalist: Amanda Oliveira
Most Improved Tapper: Taylor Cocks
Most Improved Acrobat: Isla Davies
Most Improved Junior: Charlotte McArdle
Most Improved All-Rounder: Abi Westmorland
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
Coastal Dance Hamper
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!
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
We will be holding our annual end of year photo day with Move Photography on Monday the 25th of November. You can view the Concert Photo Schedule 2019 here..
Click here to view the Concert Handbook 19
Congratulations to the following students for receiving special awards for their 2019 Tapatak Oz Exams:
Most Outstanding Tapper
Most Promising Tapper
Most Improved Tapper
Coastal Dance presents ‘Let’s Dance!’ on Sunday the 1st of December at the Somerset College Performing Arts Building starting at 6:00pm (QLD time).
Tickets go on sale Monday the 21st of October at 10:00am from tryBooking.com .
Ticket prices are: Adults $35.00, Concession $30.00 and Children $25.00.
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.
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