Teachers at Genesis Dance Academy are fully qualified, professional and experienced RAD and CSTD teachers.
Sue HarveyBallet | Jazz
Miss Harvey is a Registered Teacher of both RAD Ballet and CSTD Jazz and has studied extensively in Dance from an early age. Miss Harvey has also performed professionally both nationally and internationally in the Commercial and Contemporary dance genres. Miss Harvey experience includes roles in Australian Ballet production of “Manon”, Ben Love Dance Theatre (London), Henry Daniels Laban Movement (London) and many others. Along with these credits, Sue holds an Associate Diploma in Dance QUT, Certificate IV in Assessment for Vocational Education, CSTD Teaching Diplomas in the genres of Ballet, Jazz, Theatrical and Tap and is a Registered Teacher with the Royal Academy of Dance.
Karen MellersBallet | Jazz
Miss Karen is a Registered Teacher of both RAD Ballet and CSTD Jazz. Miss Karen also comes to us with many years of experience, having run her own successful dance studio in the past. She is a fully qualified CSTD teacher, who will be teaching our Jazz levels 1-5 on Mondays as well as Tiny Stars, Primary Jazz and Grade 4 Ballet on Wednesdays. Miss Karen is very passionate about nurturing and developing our young dancers and we are sure our younger students are going to love her classes!
Brooke WielandE-Teams | Hip Hop | GSA Studio
Brooke Wieland is one of our much loved Contemporary Dance Teachers at GDA and we are thrilled that she will be leading our Performance Team program (E-Teams). Brooke is a lifelong dancer and as a teenager was a seasoned eisteddfod performer achieving great success in both team and individual performances. Brooke’s love for dance grew to incorporate Hip Hop which led to further performance success. Brooke was the Dance Captain at Genesis Christian College in her graduating year and has received local, regional and national recognition for her performance and choreography skills. Brooke has since trained full time with Brent Street, completed her Cert IV in Dance and also choreographed the Genesis Christian College production of Mary Poppins.