Dance News

Term 3 Dance Update 

Year 12 Dance Practical Exams and Updates

Congratulations to the Year 12 Dance Class on completion of their practical exams. The practical exam marks the completion of 80% of students’ course work in the Stage 6 Dance Course. Students have worked incredibly hard to realise their creative vision and progress their dance technique in 2023. 

We wish Alex Donoghue, Ava-May Plunkett, Emily Hawkins and Lucy Williamson all the best in the lead up to their Core Appreciation Exams. 

Further congratulations to Lucy Williamson for her recent achievement in the Tasmanian Open DanceSport Championship. Lucy received outstanding results in her categories:

  • First in New Vogue
  • Second in Waltz
  • Third in Rumba Latin

We commend Lucy on her athletic discipline and artistic creativity demonstrated in her senior year. 

Final congratulations to Emily Hawkins for her selection in the SCS HSC Digital Showcase for both Core Performance and Major Study Performance. 

Co-Curricular Dance 

Talent Development Program Dance Companies have had a busy term competing at two eisteddfods. We congratulate all students for their participation in the events and the dedication shown in the lead up to their performances. A special thanks to Ella Richards and Katia Minadeo of Year 10 for their ongoing and outstanding contribution to the program in the lead up to this term’s performances. 

The TDP program had 80 students represent the College with the following routines: 

  • Empower Contemporary – War of Hearts
  • Empower Jazz – Black and Gold
  • Empower Hip Hop – Escalate
  • Ignite Contemporary – Say Nothing
  • Ignite Jazz – Applause
  • Ignite Hip Hop – Diamonds 




Ms Christina O’Neill, Dance Teacher & Co-Curricular Dance Coordinator

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