Julie Wells

Amy Hollingsworth

Renee Ritchie

Awesone summer workshop , thankyou !!
Great teachers ,instruction and terrific guest teachers !
The girls loved every day.
 My girls loved Amy!

Julia Beecroft

 2015 Guest Faculty

Guest teachers  2016

Julie Wells

Xanthe Geeves

Gregor Thieler

Jake Burden

Our next Summer School
  15th - 19th    January 2018.  

For an inspiring week of dance, Join Newcastle Ballet Theatre’s faculty and guest teachers
 Zara Bartley & Daniel Convery
together with our special Contemporary guest teacher   Kristina Chan
To register your interest  email:
Registration form

Guest Teachers 2017

Kurt Dwyer-Williams

Damian Smith

Kristina Chan -  Contemporary

Kristina is a dancer and choreographer based in Sydney Australia.

She has had an extensive dance career performing nationally and internationally being a key collaborator for companies and independent artists; Force Majeure, Australian Dance Theatre, Chunky Move, Australian Ballet, Lucy Guerin Inc, Stephanie Lake, Lisa Wilson, Legs On The Wall, Narelle Benjamin, Anton, Tanja Liedtke, Victoria Chiu, Craig Bary, Victoria Hunt and Martin del Amo. Kristina has been awarded a Helpmann Award for her per -formance in Narelle Benjamin’s In Glass (2011) and two Australian Dance Awards for Tanja Liedtke’s Twelfth Floor (2006) and construct (2009).

Her choreographic work includes: Solo work A Faint Existence 2016, Carriageworks; Conform for Sydney Dance Company (SDC) Ludwigshafen Ge r-many and Carriageworks 2015; Pacific for SDC Pre-Professional Year 2016, Carriageworks; Grave a dance and film installation for Catapult Dance and Lockup Gallery Newcastle 2015; A commission for Expressions Dance Company/Opera Queensland season Mozart Airborne 2017; She has made numerous works for tertiary institutions and short solo works for iOU Dance a choreographic platform for NSW independent choreographers. Kristina is currently developing new work MOUNTAIN commissioned by Campbelltown Arts Centre 2017/18.

Kristina regularly teaches for Sydney Dance Company, SDC Pre-professional Year and Bangarra Dance Theatre. She has guest taught at schools, institu- tions and youth dance companies around Australia.