Recent Success Stories
The Beverley Rowles School of Dance has produced many students who have achieved a successful career in the fields of classical ballet and dance in both Australia and overseas. Listed below are some of the Ballet Companies students have danced with:
Australian Dance Theatre
Australian Opera Ballet
New Zealand Ballet
New York City Ballet
English National Ballet
Theatre Magdeburg Germany
Leigh Warren Dancers
Zurich Ballet II
Currently Students Studying at:
Australian Ballet School ... 1 fulltime student, 5 students in the interstate program
The National College of Dance ... 1 fulltime student
VCA ... 1 fulltime student
The Australian Conservatoire of Ballet ... 1 fulltime student
Queensland Ballet Academy ... 1 fulltime student
Below are some of our recent students who have professional careers in dance.
Donna Mae Burrows
Studied dance from a very young age at the Beverley Rowles School of Dance in Corimal, NSW. In 2008 Donna Mae was offered to attend The Australian Ballet School's full time training program which she graguated in 2011. Donna Mae is currently dancing with The Zurich Ballet, Switzerland.
Studied dance with the Beverley Rowles School of Dance under the guidance of Marshall Rowles before training at WAAPA in Perth. Whilst a student, Lachlan worked with a range of leading choreographers including Sue Healy & Garry Stewart. After graduation in 2008, Lachlan travelled to Adelaide and joined Leigh Warren and Dancers. Lachlan joined Sydney Dance Company in March, 2010. Lachlan is currently the company manager of Bangarra.
Born on the South Coast NSW, Michael began his early training at the Beverley Rowles School of Dance, with teachers Beverley and Marshall Rowles. He then studied at the New Zealand School of Dance before joining the West Australian Ballet in 2009. Michael has performed works by numerous local and international choreographers including Natalie Weir, Timothy Harbour, Floeur Alder, Sir Kenneth MacMillan, Sir Frederick Ashton, John Cranko, Youri Vamos, Uwe Sholtz, Petr Zuska and Marcia Haydee.
Born in Wollongong, Australia.
At age four she began to dance at the Beverly Rowles School of Dance Ballet.
In 2003 she began her studies at the Australian Ballet School in Melbourne.
With the Australian Ballet, she guest starred in "La Bayadere"
Leah has been working at Theatre Magdeburg in Germany since 2009. Some of her roles within this time have included; Myrtha, Queen of the Wilis in Giselle, Dulcinea, Mercedes and Chiquita de Huelva- Leader of the Gypsies in Don Quixote, Winter Fairy in Cinderella and Lady Capulet in Romeo and Juliet.
165 Princes Highway
Corrimal NSW 2519
Phone: 02 4283 2138 ... 0415 225 426