Studio Principal - Amy Martin
A.R.A.D ADVANCED DIP W.A.A.P.A
RAD - ADVANCED 2
RAD TEACHING CERTIFICATE
A former student of the studio, Miss Amy Martin has completed up to Advanced 2 in her RAD Ballet Exams.
She furthered her dance training at the West Australian Academy of Performing Arts and graduated with her
Advanced Diploma in Performing Arts (Dance) in 2010. In her final year at WAAPA she performed in
The Sleeping Beauty with the West Australian Ballet Company and, after graduating, performed in productions with the
Melbourne Dance Theatre (now Victorian State Ballet) and 2 seasons with the Tasmanian Classical Ballet Company.
Miss Amy is a registered teacher for the Royal Academy of Dance and has been the principal of the studio for 7 years.
South West Studio Manager - Tianna Webb
RAD - ADVANCED 2
CERTIFICATION IN PROGRESSING BALLET TECHNIQUE
CERTIFICATE III & IV IN FITNESS
A former student of the studio, Miss Tianna Webb began dancing at the age of 3 and has completed up to Advanced 2 in
her RAD Ballet Exams. She furthered her dance training in Perth after being accepted into a full time/part time dance
program at Dynamic Performing Arts in 2015, offering her the opportunity to work with many well known teachers and
choreographers. Miss Tianna is a qualified Personal Trainer after completing her Certificate III and IV in Fitness in 2018;
she is also a certified Progressing Ballet Technique instructor and is currently studying to become a registered RAD teacher.
Miss Tianna teaches at the Bunbury studio of SCCD, as well as managing the South West branch after opening it in 2019.
Bachelor of Arts in Dance Degree W.A.A.P.A
Bachelor of Arts in Dance Honours Degree W.A.A.P.A
Graduate Diploma of Education (Secondary) – Majoring in Dance and Minoring in Drama
Miss Cheyenne trained at the Studio of Classical and Contemporary Dance, completing up to Advanced 1 in her RAD
Ballet Exams. Prior to this, she trained and completed up to Grade 5 in the Cecchetti classical ballet syllabus. Miss
Cheyenne graduated from the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts (WAAPA) with a Bachelor of Arts (Dance)
Degree, before completing an additional year to obtain her Honours Degree. During her Honours year, she toured and
performed, both nationally and internationally with WAAPA's post graduate dance company; LINK. Miss Cheyenne has
completed her Graduate Diploma of Education (Secondary) and teaches dance at Our Lady of Mercy College, formerly
known as Bunbury Catholic College – Mercy Campus. She is also currently studying to be a registered RAD teacher.
RAD - Advanced 1
Certificate III Children Services
Miss Tarni trained with the Studio of Classical and Contemporary Dance from ages 9-16, completing up to Advanced 1 in her
RAD Ballet Exams. She has worked for a number of highly regarded dance studios, both in Perth and Auckland, New Zealand.
Miss Tarni has previously worked as a high school dance teacher at Bunbury Catholic College - Mercy in 2018 and has many
years of experience in childcare and education. Miss Tarni teaches at the Bunbury studio of SCCD, as well as running all of the
BA – Bachelor of Arts in Dance (WAAPA)
Progressing Ballet Technique – Certified Instructor
Annelise began her dance training in regional WA studying Cecchetti Ballet, contemporary and theatrical dance. After representing Western Australia at the National Lucie Saranova Memorial Awards, Annelise was then offered apprenticeship programs at Ajkun Ballet Theatre and the Joffrey Ballet School New York. Annelise completed a Bachelor of Arts degree in Dance at the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts and during her final year undertook secondments with Leigh Warren and Dancers, The Australian Ballet and performed in Coppelia with the West Australian Ballet company. Since graduating, Annelise has contributed to a contemporary dance work which was presented at Adelaide Fringe in 2019. Recently she co-produced and performed at Perth Fringe World Festival 2020. Annelise has taught and choreographed for several prominent dance schools in Perth and the South West and continues to develop her knowledge of dance through courses and workshops.