After a decade as professional dancer in Europe, New Zealand born Amanda Bollinger retired from her stage career, to share her extensive knowledge, international experience, and passion for classical ballet with dedicated students.
Amanda founded her own dance academy in 2005 on the Gold Coast Australia. Since the humble beginning with only a handful of students in a local church hall, the ABDA has grown into the elite ballet school on the Gold Coast, featuring beautiful purpose-built studios, specialising in classical ballet based on the Russian Vaganova method, and offering the ACB training and assessment program.
Since 2012, the ABDA also offers a Full-time dance program to dedicated students from 14 years of age, wanting to pursue a career in dance. Former ABDA students have been accepted into large full-time schools/ballet institutions in Melbourne, London, Zurich, Graz, Munich, Mannheim, Winnipeg and Houston.
The Amanda Bollinger Dance Academy is the elite Classical Ballet School on the Gold Coast Australia.
We provide high quality training and coaching in the Russian Vaganova method to children of all ages.
Established in 1995, the House of Dance was to provide a space for dance teachers, fitness instructors and recreational personnel to offer their services.
There a 3 studios – all equipped with sprung flooring, dance barres, mirrors and cooling systems – to hire on a casual, regular or permanent basis. Private internal vanities and a community kitchen helps to create a friendly environment for anyone who comes through the door.
There is plenty of parking to be found around the building and cafes/shops are near by too.
If you have a class to teach, a group to train, an individual to coach or just need some space to let go, get in touch with the House of Dance today to find a time that suits you.