Lauren trained in Townsville under the direction of Ann Roberts and Joyce Munroe in all genres of dance studying the syllabuses of FADT now ADA (Jazz and Tap) and RAD Classical Ballet.
Lauren holds the following ballet qualifications:
- Advanced RAD,
- RAD Diploma,
- RAD Fully registered teacher and
- RAD Professional Teaching Supervisor for the RAD CBTS programme.
Jazz and Tap qualifications:
Lauren has attained ADA Advanced Teachers Certificate in both genres and is a registered teacher with the Association.
While training in Townsville Lauren was a company member of the North Queensland Ballet Company (now Dance North) from 1978 to 1982. To further her studies Lauren completed the Associate Diploma in Performing Arts (Dance) QUT full time 2 year course. She Majored in the performance and teaching of Classical, Contemporary, Musical theatre, Jazz, Tap, Stagecraft, Repertoire, National and folk, Mime and movement, Choreography, History and Anatomy.
Lauren opened her own Dance Studio in 1985, Her students participated in annual Ballet and Jazz and Tap exams along with competing in eisteddfods and performing in annual concerts.
Phone: 0419 791 956