The Tanya Pearson Classical Coaching Academy (TPCCA) continues its long history of success of gaining places for its graduating full time students in leading and selective international ballet Schools. The 2014 graduates who will take up their places in late August and September include:
Verity Brown – The Alvin Ailey School, NY
Brooke Cassar – Ecole Superieure de Danse de Cannes Rosella Hightower
Madison Devietti – Ballet School Theater Basel, Switzerland
Rory Ferguson – Ballet School Theater Basel, Switzerland
Kiah Grubb – Brussells International Ballet School, Belgium
Ellie Hargreaves – Ecole Superieure de Danse de Cannes Rosella Hightower
Mischa Hall – Ballet School Theater Basel, Switzerland
Siobhan Price – Ballet Rambert UK
Mia Sfara – de Theatre School Amsterdam (AHK)
Two of these graduating students, Mia Sfara and Madison Devietti have been selected as NSW representatives in the International Cecchetti Ballet Competition and will perform at the National Finals taking place at The Concourse Theatre on Friday 11 July 2014.
In addition to this success, 3 TPCCA Full Time students will be travelling to Antwerp, Belgium this September to compete in the prestigious Genee International Ballet Competition. These students – Vida Polakov (16yrs), Beth Docker (17yrs) and Brooke Cassar(18yrs) have all attained Distinction in their Royal Academy of Dance Advanced II examination in order to qualify for the Competition. The Genee takes place from 18 – 25 September.