Deby Holmes

Deby Holmes Australian Dance Adjudicator

Dance Adjudicator

Deby Holmes’ career spans over 35 years in many aspects of the entertainment business -Performing, choreographing, teaching & directing on stage, television, cabaret & musical theatre. Trained in Perth in CSTD (Full Teachers Diploma – Theatrical) and RAD, her career took her to venues all over the world – Spain, Japan, Monte Carlo & the USA.

Career highlights were performing as a ‘Rockette’ in the world-famous Radio City Christmas Spectacular and a National US tour with ‘Chicago, the Musical’.

Living in the USA for over 15 years, Deby was resident Rehearsal Director & Choreographer with Royal Caribbean International for 11 years, directing more than 22 shows. Collaborating with Marguerite Scott Entertainment, created, choreographed & directed numerous interactive dance events for Celebrity Cruises & Norwegian Cruise Lines.

Deby created ‘KRAVE Perth dance agency’ in October 2016 – connecting Perth talent to the global stage – representing dancers, singers, aerialists and gymnasts. KRAVE artists perform on Royal Caribbean International, Celebrity Cruises, Norwegian Cruise Lines, Disney Cruise Lines & Bahamas Paradise.

Deby has had the great pleasure of adjudicating various competitions – Bunbury Performing Arts Eisteddfod, West Coast Dance Festival, Performing Arts Festival for Catholic Schools, Wakakirri, Enter The Stage, Country Dance Week, Perth Dance Challenge and IGSSA.

Deby is currently on the inaugural dance panel of the 2018/19 Performing Arts WA Dance awards and on faculty at Principal Academy of Dance & Theatre Arts and The Dance Workshop.


Phone: 0420 669 024