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About Us

Kick Dance in Bulimba provides classes in Ballet, Hip Hop, Jazz, Acrobatics, Contemporary, Tap and Irish and caters for all ages and abilities from toddler to adult. Kick Arts provides classes in Singing and Acting as well as producing annual musicals. Kick provides a fun and enjoyable class environment that also caters for students wishing to excel in exams, eisteddfods, musicals and concert performances. 20 years and still Kicking it!

Choose the right class for
you and begin the journey

Classes are held at Bulimba Uniting Church, 216
Oxford St, and our new professional Colmsie Studios,
400/420 Lytton Rd. Colmslie.

ACRO

Acro is one of our most popular classes, giving dancers the opportunity to learn acrobatic tricks to be included in jazz routines for eisteddfods, concerts and other competitions. Taught by accredited Acro teachers, this class gets the most out of the physical capabilities of each individual dancers in a safe environment.

COntemporary

Contemporary Dance is an expressive and dynamic dance style that draws upon strong Ballet technique. We offer classes for all ages and students find it a very enjoyable and imaginative style. Past students have gone on to dance Professionally and receive awards for both Contemporary Dance and choreography.

jazz

We offer Jazz ballet classes which are up tempo movements to popular music. We have an emphasis on developing jazz technique and flexibility while encouraging musicality and fitness. Jazz is a fun, expressive form of dance and introduces hip hop and other styles in an enjoyable and social class. We offer eisteddfod work in Jazz and past students have gone on to many professional courses and jobs and enjoyed much success with a solid, technical background.

Ballet

We teach the Royal Academy of Dance syllabus – a world renowned organisation that offers professional coaching and excellent technique. (www.rad.org.au) Ballet students are invited to sit exams that not only lead to professional levels but are accredited with the Board of Education and contribute to Senior School Certificates. We offer all grades from Pre-Primary to Vocational level. Students are able to compete in our very successful eisteddfod groups or in solo sections. Our students have been accepted into Professional positions, the Dance School of Excellence, Ballet Theatre of Queensland, the Queensland Ballet Junior extension programme and the Australian Ballet Junior training programme. Our teachers are highly trained and offer excellent coaching while fostering the joy of classical dance.

hip hop

Hip Hop is a very popular dance style that appeals to many students – especially boys who can learn to break dance and pop and perform great party tricks to contemporary music. Our teachers are leaders in their field and provide expert and inspiring tuition to the next generation.

musical theatre

Students are trained in drama and stage techniques and are coached by professional singers and actors to apply all their skills to developing vocal techniques, prepare for auditions and become well rounded performers. Solo lessons are available where one on one coaching gives students a wonderful kick start into the Performing Arts.

Creative Movement & Twinkle Stars

Starting at three years, Creative Movement students experience the basics of ballet and other techniques in a fun and imaginative environment. Parents are invited along this wonderous journey as their child explores their own passion and physical capabilities.</p> <p>Twinkle stars is our ‘Mummy/Daddy and Me’ welcome to all our future stars. Classes develop in children from a very young age a sense of musicality, body awareness, vocal development, interaction with peers and a sense of focus and following directions. Classes are interactive with parents and incorporate a range or props which engage young children while they experience patterns, beats, mime, song, improvisation and dance and musical terms in a creative and entertaining environment.

IRISH

We are registered with An Coimisiun – the international governing body of Irish Dancing. (www.aidainc.com) Professional teachers who are also International Adjudicators offer high levels of traditional Irish dancing technique and develop great levels of fitness, musicality and strength. Students can enter competitions on a Local, National and International level. Beginners have access to competitions through our pool of Team costumes purchased through fundraising.<br /> We have enjoyed much success with many State Championship titles in both solo and Ceili events and wonderful National results including National Titles.

tap

Students are trained in drama and stage techniques and are coached by professional singers and actors to apply all their skills to developing vocal techniques, prepare for auditions and become well rounded performers. Solo lessons are available where one on one coaching gives students a wonderful kick start into the Performing Arts.