Our Staff

Stella Hui (Director, Teacher)

About Stella Hui Stella Hui is an established professional performer, choreographer and teacher, and 2016’s Optus MyBusiness Australian Businesswoman of the Year. With over 20 years of dance and performance experience, she has performed and choreographed for corporate functions, public shows, large festivals, launches, TV commercials, music videos and more, both nationally and internationally. As […]

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Cameron Lynch (Co-Director, Teacher)

About Cameron Lynch The producer and MC of many successful professional variety shows in Perth (including the award-winning Lucha Royale) Cameron Lynch is the dynamic and passionate Co-Director of The WA Performance School. With a background in voice-acting, musical theatre and drama, Cameron is experienced and dedicated to The Arts. His passion is revealing the […]

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Sylvia Sippl (Manager, Teacher)

About Sylvia Sippl Full-time WAPS studio manager Sylvia Sippl is a passionate teacher and artist with over fifteen years’ experience as a musician, performer and teacher of the arts. Beginning her music education at just two years old, Sylvia has gone on to achieve highly in violin, piano, voice and public speaking. An experienced and […]

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Sarah Rutherford (Teacher, Event Coordinator)

About Sarah Rutherford A creative and passionate dancer, Sarah Rutherford divides her time between teaching a range of dance styles to both children and adults, performing with Perth’s premier cabaret and dance troupe Lady Velvet Cabaret, and recently completing a Bachelor of Criminology and a Bachelor of Psychology at Murdoch University. Sarah’s performance career began with […]

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Emily Cairns (Teacher)

About Emily Cairns Emily Cairns first found her passion for performing when she was just 4 years old. She holds a Diploma in Performing Arts majoring in both Dance and Musical Theatre. Emily has completed examinations in I.S.T.D (Modern Theatre, Tap and Ballet) and the International Spanish Dance society (Spanish and flamenco). She has also […]

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Georgina Pratt (Teacher)

About Georgina Pratt Georgina is a passionate dancer, singer and actress. She started dancing at the age of three, focusing on Ballet, Tap and Modern Jazz. Over the years she has trained and taught in a wide range of genres including Musical Theatre, Acrobatics and Contemporary. Georgina competed successfully in National Championships both in solo […]

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Isabel Rowley (Teacher)

About Isabel Rowley Isabel has danced at The WA Performance School since 2011, studying various styles of dance at the studio, before going on to become a teacher’s assistant and eventually a senior teacher. Isabel’s passion is Hip Hop, though she loves most modern styles of dance! Isabel has completed and performed locally for many […]

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Claire McGlew (Teacher)

About Claire McGlew Claire can’t remember a time in her life when she loved anything more than music. Coming from a musical family, she was taking piano lessons at the age of five. It quickly became apparent that she much preferred to sing. Keeping up piano and viola lessons in the background, Claire began to […]

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Siobhan Veal (Teacher)

About Siobhan Veal  Siobhan has been singing since the age of 10, going on to study classical voice and music education at WAAPA and ECU. She went on to teach internationally in Japan and Malaysia, and took up the opportunity to audition for the KL City Opera Chorus in Malaysia, where she sung soprano for […]

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Jamie Papanicolaou (Teacher)

About Jamie Papanicolaou Jamie was inspired to become a triple-threat performer (singing, dancing, acting) when he was a child and his grandmother took him to see the show Brigadoon. He knew then that he wanted to be just like the performers onstage. Originally from London, Jamie holds a Bachelor of Arts with honours, specialising in […]

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Lauren Perrett (Teacher)

About Lauren Perrett Lauren began her ballet training at 2 years of age, shifting to full time ballet study at 14, completing certificates III and IV in Ballet Performance at the Charlesworth Ballet Institute. With training in ballet, pas de deux, contemporary, Spanish, composition/choreography and drama, Lauren performed around Perth in venues such as Crown […]

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