Teachers

CDT teachers are dance artists, which makes for a distinctive faculty. It’s a reflection of the history of CDT. We have a commitment to professional learning and conduct free workshops for current teachers.

Jacqui Simmonds
Jacqui Simmonds
Artistic Director
Contemporary, Revel, GOLD, CDTribe
Cathy Leung
Cathy Leung
Ballet, Pointe
Jenny Atkins
Jenny Atkins
Ballet Basics
Philip Piggin
Philip Piggin
GOLD, Contemporary
Mary Henley
Mary Henley
Ballet
Rachael Hilton
Rachael Hilton
Hilal Dance
Danielle Cook
Danielle Cook
Hilal Dance
Kirsty Chan
Kirsty Chan
Ballet
Gretel Burgess
Gretel Burgess
CDTribe, GOLD
Amy Macris
Amy Macris
Ballet, CDTribe
Sara Yao
Sara Yao
K-Pop

Recent Guest Teachers

Jake Kuzma
Jake Kuzma
Contemporary, GOLD
Elizabeth Cameron Dalman
Dr Elizabeth Cameron Dalman OAM
Contemporary, GOLD
Ashlee Bye
Ashlee Bye
Contemporary, Revel
Carol Brown
Carol Brown
GOLD, CDTribe

Carol Wellman-Kelly
Carol Wellman-Kelly
Contemporary
Cathy Coombes
Cathy Coombes
GOLD, CDTribe
Alison Plevey
Alison Plevey
Contemporary
Yanru Zhao
Yanru Zhao
Ballet
Debora di Centa
Debora di Centa
Contemporary, CDTribe
Julia Gillett
Julia Gillett
Ballet
Hannah Evans
Hannah Evans
Ballet