TASMANIAN YOUTH CLASSICAL BALLET COMPANY
The Tasmanian Youth Classical Ballet Company (TYCBC) was established in 2015 to provide young dancers aged 10-18 years with unique performance opportunities, intensive ballet training and individual coaching.
The Company presents both traditional classical repertoire as well as new, innovative works, captivating audiences.
House of Dance City Hub is the proud home of the TYCBC, located at 69a Liverpool Street, Hobart.
Baby Ballet Tasmania is the exclusive baby ballet program at House of Dance. The program is delivered at our 3 HOD studio locations.
The program, based on the unique developmental requirements of each age group, provides a fun, engaging and exciting way to introduce ballet and movement to young girls and boys.
AUSTRALIAN BALLET INTERSTATE PROGRAM AFFILIATE
House of Dance is a proud affiliate of the Australian Ballet Interstate Program.
The Interstate Training Program is a sector of The Australian Ballet School providing training opportunities at Levels 1-3 (approximately 9-13 years).
The ITP serves as the most advantageous preparation for possible study in The Australian Ballet School’s Full-Time Programme, which commences at the age of approximately 13/14 (Level 4).
TANYA PEARSON ACADEMY
House of Dance is a proud affiliate of the Tanya Pearson Academy, based in Sydney.
The TPA affiliate program is designed to connect with schools and students around Australia that are committed to excellence in training and to foster opportunities to inspire students, open pathways and create opportunities for young Australian dancers.
HOD students benefit from their teaching and gain a real insight into the realities of Full Time ballet training.
Sophia Bender, HOD alumni and media superstar is House of Dance's resident photographer and videographer.
Leaving Tasmania at the age of 16, after training at House of Dance, Sophia went on to study Ballet and Dance for 5 years, graduating McDonald College and WAAPA. After this, she completed a Bachelor of Fine Arts (Film and TV) at VCA and combined her passion for dance and media.
Since then, Sophia has worked as the Content Coordinator for the Australian Ballet for three years and is now based in Hobart. You can view her work with HOD here.