After three decades of dance training and performance, Danielle joined the Kick team in 2011 as a ballet, jazz and acrobatics teacher. Since beginning dancing at the age of 5, Danielle has trained in ballet, jazz, contemporary, tap, acrobatics and gymnastics. Danielle’s qualifications include diplomas of Dance with both the Queensland Dance School of Excellence and Dance Factory in Melbourne, where she was offered a scholarship in her second year. Additionally, Danielle has completed her RAD Advanced 1 exam and holds a qualification as an Associate Teacher for DFTA jazz. After completing training, Danielle led an exciting career in teaching and dance performance including dancing with Rove Live, choreographer Alana Scalan, and Melbourne Storm; as ensemble in the musical Mack & Mable with Caroline O’connor; and 5 years dancing with Princess Cruises. After returning home, Danielle’s love for ballet and teaching saw her complete her Certificate in Ballet Teaching Studies with the Royal Academy of Dance, achieving Registered Teacher status. Lastly, Danielle has completed the British Ballet Organisation’s AcroDancer Teacher Training (Pre-Primary – L1) and is a fully certified Acrobatic Arts teacher modules one and two, has a Diploma of Nursing, and is a Level 1 Pilates Mat work instructor.
Danielle looks forward to sharing her passion for dance with all of her students.