The Arts Unit Dance programs aim to develop dance performance, technique and choreography skills for students and teachers. The programs strive to meet dance curriculum needs beyond local school resources.


Dance Ensembles

The Dance Ensembles program is open to all students in NSW public schools in Years 4-12. Successful students will perform a major role in high profile events such as State Dance Festival and Schools Spectacular.
State "Weekly" Dance Ensembles Years 4-12
State "Non-Metro/Regional" Dance Ensembles Years 7-12
Aboriginal Dance Ensembles Primary & Secondary
Urban Dance Crew Years 9-12

Dance Workshops

Dance Workshops

All dance workshops are led by professional dance specialists. 
Contemporary Dance Workshops Years 2-12
Aboriginal Dance Workshops Primary & Secondary
Urban Dance Workshops Years 9-12
Disability Dance Workshops Years 5-12

State Dance Festival

Dance FestivalThe annual State Dance Festival held at the Seymour Centre showcases outstanding student dance of more than 1,500 students from Years K-12.
State Dance Festival



HSC Callback


Callback provides a showcase that features the very best dance students from the NSW Higher School Certificate. 
HSC Callback



Teacher Professional Learning

Dance TutorProfessional learning that is accredited and led by leaders in dance education.
Teacher Professional Learning


Dance Ambassador

The Arts Unit Ambassador for Dance.
Rafael Bonachela - Artistic Director Sydney Dance Company

Dance Tutor Staff

There are a number of opportunities for interested Public School Teachers in NSW to join our Dance program.
Dance Tutor Applications 2020 Applications are now OPEN
State Dance Festival - Production Team 2019 Applications are now CLOSED
State Dance Festival - Audition Panel 2019 Applications are now CLOSED