Who's who at TCDA 

Principal - ATOD Assoc.

MISS KELLIE

Cert IV and Diploma in Dance Teaching & Management.  

Thousands of dancers have been instructed by Miss Kellie in a dance teaching career that has spanned over two decades in Sydney and Tamworth.  Miss Kellie's passion and focus has always been on the student and a desire to create the best people as well as dancers. 

TCDA Studio Manager

PAULIE

B.A. (Communications), Diploma of Management, Diploma of Public Safety

Boasting an eclectic range of skills and experience including careers as a Commercial Photographer and Designer and a NSW Police Forensic Investigator, Paulie is responsible for our business management, promotions and artistic direction.

Senior Teacher - ATOD Assoc.

MISS DANIELLE

Cert IV Business.  Dancing with TCDA since 2009.

Miss Danielle  became our first student to become an ATOD Associate Teacher with TCDA.  Miss Dee always brings a youthful enthusiasm to all of her choreography and is particularly fond of her open classes.

Major Awards Senior Studio Champion 2009

Honours with Distinction Gold Star Jazz

Honours Plus Gold Star Ballet, Gold Bar Ballet, Gold Bar Jazz

Senior Teacher

MISS MEG

Diploma of Elite Performance, Cert IV Dance, Cert IV Dance Teaching & Management. 

Dancing with TCDA  2009 - 2015.

Miss Meg started with TCDA in 2009 and danced with us until she reached the open grades. pleased to be returning to her hometown after having studied both performing arts and contemporary extensively in Sydney and Melbourne over the last four years at Village on Broadway, Ettingshausens and  Transit Dance. Throughout this time she also worked on the set of various music videos, advertisements for Nike and with esteemed choreographers including Daniel Jaber, Amber McCartney, Paea Leach and Gabrielle Nankivell.

Major Awards Most Improved Intermediate 2010, Intermediate Studio Champion 2011, Senior Studio Champion 2015

Honours with Distinction Gold Bar Jazz

Honours  Gold Star Jazz, Gold Medal Jazz Moves, Gold Star Jazz Moves

Senior Teacher

MISS Lily

With TCDA since 2009, Miss Lily is currently undertaking her ATOD teachers qualification. Miss Lily was our Senior Show Troupe Captain for a number of years and is entering her 2nd year teaching the Junior Troupe.  Miss Lily has made a name for herself as a performer appearing in numerous music videos and as a choreographer both within TCDA and at external events such as CAPERS.

Major Awards Junior Studio Champion 2010, Intermediate Studio Champion 2012, Senior Studio Champion 2016

Primary Championship Winner 2012, Senior Championship Winner 2016

TCDA Show Troupe 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019

Honours with Distinction Bronze Medal Ballet, Silver Medal Jazz, Gold Star Jazz Moves

Honours Plus Bronze Medal Tap, Bronze Star Jazz, Silver Star Ballet, Silver Star Jazz, Gold Medal Jazz, Gold Medal Ballet Gold Star Jazz, Gold Bar / Elementary Jazz Moves

Honours Bronze Medal Jazz, Bronze Star Jazz

Reception

KYLIE

Kylie's daughters have danced with TCDA since 2011 and as a veteran TCDA dance mum she is supremely equipped to answer just about any question that may come up.  We don't know where we would be without her!

Reception

LEYNA

Leyna is a TCDA Dance Mum as well as Yummy Mummy and always brightens our day!

With TCDA since 2012

Major Awards Primary Studio Champion 2013, Senior Best & Fairest 2019

TCDA Show Troupes 2017, 2018, 2019

Honours Plus Bronze Star Jazz, Silver Medal Jazz, Silver Star Jazz

Honours Gold Medal Jazz

MISS CHELSEA

Teacher

With TCDA since 2009, Miss Chloe is a Tap specialist who is undertaking her Bachelor of Education at UNE

Major Awards Best & Fairest Primary 2011, Best & Fairest Senior 2015, Most Improved Senior 2017

TCDA Show Troupe 2016, 2017

Honours Plus Silver Medal Jazz

Honours Silver Medal Ballet, Gold Medal Jazz

MISS CHLOE

Teacher

With TCDA since 2010

Major Awards Primary Studio Champion 2014, Best and Fairest Intermediate 2017

Honours Gold Medal Jazz A, Silver Star Tap

MISS CAITLIN

Junior Teacher

With TCDA since 2013

Major Awards Intermediate Championship Winner 2018 & 2019

TCDA Show Troupes 2018, 2019

Honours Plus Silver Medal Ballet, Silver Medal Jazz, Gold Medal Jazz A

Honours Bronze Star Jazz, Silver Star Jazz

MISS HAYLEY

Junior Teacher

With TCDA since 2009

Major Awards Best & Fairest Junior 2011, Intermediate Studio Champion 2017

TCDA Show Troupes 2017, 2018, 2019

Honours with Distinction Bronze Star Jazz, Silver Medal Jazz, Gold Medal Jazz A

Honours Plus Bronze Star Ballet, Bronze Medal Jazz, Silver Medal Ballet, Silver Star Jazz, Gold Medal Jazz Moves

MISS KAITLIN

Junior Teacher

With TCDA since 2011

Major Awards Most Improved Junior 2014, Best and Fairest Intermediate 2018

TCDA Show Troupes 2017, 2018, 2019

Honours Plus Bronze Star Ballet, Silver Medal Jazz A, Silver Star Classical

Honours  Bronze Medal Jazz A, Bronze Medal Classical, Silver Star Jazz A, Silver Medal Ballet, Gold Medal Jazz A

MISS MOLLY

Teaching Assistant

With TCDA since 2012

Major Awards Primary Studio Champion 2015

TCDA Show Troupes 2017, 2018, 2019

Honours with Distinction Bronze Star Jazz

Honours Silver Medal Jazz

MISS AMELIA

Teaching Assistant

With TCDA since 2009

TCDA Show Troupes 2018, 2019

Honours Plus Gold Medal Jazz A

Honours  Bronze Medal Ballet, Silver Medal Jazz A, Silver Medal Ballet

MISS SOPHIA

Teaching Assistant

With TCDA since 2010

Major Awards Junior Studio Champion 2013, Most Improved Intermediate 2019

Honours Bronze Medal Ballet, Bronze Star Jazz A, Silver Medal Jazz A, Gold Medal Jazz A

MISS GILLI

Teaching Assistant

With TCDA since 2014

Miss Ella has been a Junior Teacher at our Quirindi Studio for a number of years and is excited to bring her talents to TCDA Tamworth.

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MISS ELLA

Teaching Assistant

With TCDA since 2014

Major Awards Primary Most Improved 2016

TCDA Show Troupes 2018, 2019

MISS LEYNA

Teaching Assistant

At TCDA since 2018

Quirindi Teaching Assistant

MISS JADE

Quirindi Teaching Assistant

MISS MOLLY

At TCDA since 2014

Quirindi Teaching Assistant

MISS PAIGE

At TCDA since 2014

KJ Costumes

KYLIE

At TCDA since 2014

KJ Costumes

JENNY

At TCDA since 2014

KJ Costumes

MORGAN

At TCDA since 2014

Winner 2015 & 2019

Finalist 2014, 2015, 2018, 2019

Nominated 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019

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