About Lyrical Lyrical is a beautiful and fluid dance form that combines the techniques of jazz, contemporary and ballet. Lyrical allows dancers to use their bodies to interpret the music and teaches grace, control and flow of movement. Routines are expressive and often choreographed to reflect the lyrics and tell a story. This style is a great accompaniment to ballet classes as it teaches students how to use ballet techniques to extract […]

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About Tap Dance Foundations Tap dance is a fantastic way to work up a sweat whilst developing your sense of rhythm and coordination. WAPS Tap Dance Foundations is a specialised class for adults to get extra practise working on the foundations of tap dance. An excellent class for students who are new to tap and want to familiarise themselves with the techniques and terminology of the style, or even for more experienced students who […]

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About Ballet Foundations Foundation in ballet is the perfect accompaniment to all other dance styles. It builds strength, flexibility, core stability and improves your posture. WAPS Ballet Foundations is a specialised class for adults to get extra practise working on the foundations of ballet. An excellent class for students who are new to ballet and want to familiarise themselves with the techniques and terminology of ballet, or even for more […]

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About DanceAcrobatics The WAPS DanceAcrobatics class is a specialist course designed for adults that teaches beautiful dance choreography which includes some of the incredible tricks and techniques of Acrobatics.  Discover how to safely perform Acrobatics techniques as part of striking dance routines, giving you the chance to showcase flexibility, strength and balance, as well as dance technique. You will be amazed at what you can achieve with regular lessons and practise, […]

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Musical Theatre Teaming up with WA’s top professional cabaret dance and performance troupe, Lady Velvet Cabaret, we bring to you the ultimate Musical Theatre course to show you just how the pros do it. In this class, you will be taught exciting song and dance numbers inspired by famous Broadway and East End productions. Get a taste of what it would be like to be a part of some of […]

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About ‘The Burlesque Series’ Six Week Courses There is more to burlesque than the saucy vintage tease – explore more of the elements that make good performers GREAT with our ever-changing selection of short courses! These six week courses are a great option for beginners or for more established performers looking to set themselves apart. Students have the unique opportunity to work with Miss Burlesque Western Australia 2016 Sugar du Joure in an […]

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About Tap Dance Learn the fun and energetic style of tap dancing in our classes for adults! Combining both the traditional and more modern tap styles, you’ll learn various tap techniques, combinations and time steps to get you into the rhythm of this popular broadway dance style. This addictive style is closely linked to rhythm and music, with dance technique and sound joining forces to create fun and energetic routines. […]

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Piano & Vocal Lessons Thanks to sponsors Kosmic Sound, WAPS is pleased to offer private singing and piano lessons. Available to all adult students regardless of age or experience level, classes not only cover instrumental piano or voice, but the basics of music theory as well. Covering music reading, aural and rhythmic training, as well as repertoire in a range of styles, from classical to jazz to pop, all on […]

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About Contemporary A creative, interpretive and free-flowing style combining both ballet and jazz technique to produce beautiful and expressive routines. The style has been popularised by programs such as “So You Think You Can Dance”, growing in recent years to become one of the dominant styles of dance in the US and Europe. Contemporary dance often features narrative or thematic choreography, requiring dancers to express emotions and incorporate them into their […]

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About Cabaret (Modern Burlesque) Life is a Cabaret! So bring out your inner Christina and join us in the spotlight! Teaming up with WA’s top professional cabaret dance and performance troupe, Lady Velvet Cabaret, we bring to you the ultimate modern burlesque course to show you just how the pros do it. In this class you will be taught stylish and sexy choreography inspired by famous cabaret venues from all […]

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