Teachers

Dance artists make up our unique faculty of teachers at Canberra Dance Theatre, a reflection of our rich history.

Jacqui Simmonds
Artistic Director
Contemporary, Revel, GOLD and CDTribe

Jenny Atkins

Jenny Atkins
Ballet

Mary Henley

Mary Henley
Ballet and Pointe

Rachael Hilton

Rachael Hilton
Hilal Dance

Cathy Leung

Cathy Leung
Ballet and Pointe

Amy Macris
CDTribe and Ballet

Philip Piggin
GOLD and Contemporary

Levi Szabo
Contemporary and Ballet

Past Teachers and Guest Teachers

Liz Lea
Contemporary and GOLD

Elizabeth Cameron Dalman

Dr Elizabeth Cameron Dalmain OAM
Contemporary and GOLD

Brooke Thomas
Belly dance

Max Burgess
Contemporary and GOLD

Gretel Burgess

Gretel Burgess
CDTribe and GOLD

Lauren Oakey
Ballet

Sara Yao
K-Pop

Katherine Harper
Katherine Harper
Ballet
Jake Kuzma
Jake Kuzma
Contemporary
Ashlee Bye
Contemporary
Debora di Centa
Contemporary and CDTribe
Danielle Cook
Danielle Cook
Hilal Dance
Carol Brown
Carol Brown
GOLD and CDTribe
Carol Wellman-Kelly
Carol Wellman-Kelly
Contemporary
Alison Plevey
Alison Plevey
Contemporary
Yanru Zhao
Yanru Zhao
Ballet
Cathy Coombes
GOLD and CDTribe
Julia Gillett
Ballet