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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About Hip Hop Hip Hop is a funky street style of dance with loads of energy, attitude and groove. You’ll learn the latest dance moves and combinations as seen on music videos and online (such as those by Rihanna, Chris Brown and Beyonce) and dance movies (such as Step Up, Honey and You Got Served). Hip Hop is just as much about the attitude and sass of dancers as it […]

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About Modern Jazz Jazz is a technical style often associated with Broadway musicals such as Chicago or Fame, and incorporates technique such as kicks, turns and leaps. Get ready for a work out as this class will help you to develop flexibility, co-ordination and improve your cardio fitness. The beginner class is perfect for students who are new to Jazz, or even to dance itself. You will not only be taught dance […]

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