Atelier at the Gold Coast in Queensland, is an elite establishment dedicated to grooming talented individuals for a career in Classical Ballet.
Jordan Mullin- Winner of $18000 McDonald’s Ballet Scholarship, Finalist in Brisbane Performing Arts Challenge (BPAC), 97% for Advanced 2 examination, Runner-up and Audience Choice for Senior Section of Royal Academy of Dance South Queensland Panel Jacqueline Morland Awards, Winner of Gold Coast Eisteddfod Repertoire, accepted into Royal Ballet School 2nd year, commencing November 2010.
Gina Leathem- Accepted in the Jacqueline Kennedy-Onassis School (of the American Ballet Theatre Company) on full scholarship, commenced September 2010, awarded Solo Seal September 2010
Brooke Newman- Winner of BPAC, 3rd in Gold Coast Eisteddfod Repertoire, Runner-up in J.J. Richards Memorial Ballet Scholarship, Senior Encouragement Award in Jacqueline Morland Awards, awarded Solo Seal September 2010.
Courtney Macmillan- 100% Advanced 1 exam, 98% for Advanced 2 Runner-up in BPAC, finalist in the Robert and Elizabeth Albert Ballet Competition, Winner of J.J. Richards Memorial Ballet Scholarship, Senior Winner of Jacqueline Morland Awards, Winner of Gold Coast Eisteddfod Junior Repertoire, won the world titles at Showstoppers Dance Competition is Las Vegas, youngest of seven female Genee finalists and the only one from outside the Royal Ballet School.
Jessica Brown- Finalist in Robert and Elizabeth Albert Ballet Competition, Runner-up in BPAC Intermediate Section, Winner of Pre-Senior Jacqueline Morland Awards, 2nd for Gold Coast Eisteddfod Junior Repertoire, Most promising dancer of City of Sydney and Gold Coast Eisteddfods, chosen to be the young Fonteyn in “Remembering Fonteyn” by Queensland Ballet, 98% Advanced 1 exam.
Gabriella Tooma- Encouragement Award in BPAC Intermediate Section, Finalist in Pre-Senior section of Jacqueline Morland Awards, Most Outstanding Ballet Dancer at Wollongong Eisteddfod, Grand Champion at Gold Coast Eisteddfod, Adjudicator’s Choice at Sunshine Coast Eisteddfod, Winner of Ballet Bursary at Gatton Eisteddfod, 97% Advanced Foundation exam.
Kate Graving- Winner of classical and contemporary at Gatton Eisteddfod.
Jessica Sing- Awarded Solo Seal September 2010.
Eight students taking Solo Seal Award 2010.