Melanie van Voornveld, based in Mount Gambier, South Australia, is a dedicated figure in the performing arts. With a background rooted in New Zealand’s artistic environment, she honed her skills in ballet and jazz, tap, lyrical, contemporary and musical theatre. Over five years, Melanie attained several qualifications, including NZQA Level 3 Certificates in Performance Dance, minoring in drama and NZQA Level 5&6 Diploma in Performance Dance techniques and Diploma in Dance Teaching Practices. ISTD Associate in Modern Theatre Dance. After teaching and studying in Auckland and Melbourne, she emerged as a passionate dance educator and Affiliate member of the Australian Teachers Of Dancing. Melanie’s commitment lies in nurturing individual students, allowing them to realize their artistic aspirations. She has extended her knowledge to encompass adjudication through the Transit Dance Adjudication course . Melanie’s reach goes beyond borders, as she welcomes diverse opportunities in the performing arts arena.