ABOUT DA

We at Dance Avenue focus on GREAT technique & lots of FUN. Encouraging your child to dance to the BEST of their ability!

We offer optional but encouraged FDS exams for Jazz, Contemporary, Lyrical, Ballet & Tap.

All of our other classes are non exam/open classes.

The best idea is to pop along for a FREE TRIAL and see how much your child enjoys the class.

 

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CLASSES IN 

*Jazz *Ballet *Acro *Contemporary *Lyrical *Tap *Hiphop*

*Multiple Pre School & Daycare class options*

*Competition Teams*

 

 

AMY YORKE Director

Qualified dance teacher with 25 years teaching experience and an absolute LOVE of what she does.

 

Amy Yorke is the Director of Dance Avenue. Amy started teaching as a junior teacher  in Tauranga and continued teaching  for 10 years gaining her teachers qualifications in Ballet , Jazz & Tap before branching out and opening her own dance school  in 2009. Amy is now a qualified Acro teacher with Acrobatic Arts.

 

Amy loves to dance but especially loves to see her students dancing to the very best of their ability.

Amy started dancing learning BBO ballet from age 4 then progressed to jazz and tap and finally into Musical Theatre , hip hop , contemporary , lyrical & acro

 

She has choreographed 4 big shows for the Tauranga Musical Theatre including the NZ premier of Copacabana and 2009's musical sensation CATS and GREASE in 2013.

 

Amy is married with 2 teenage children who both have a love for music, dance & sport and a supportive husband with lots of patience : )