Dance & Musical Theatre Academy

The Rockhampton Grammar School Dance and Musical Theatre Academy (DMTA) provides professional tuition from state-of-the-art dance studios on the main school campus. 

The DMTA is open to the whole community and welcomes students who attend RGS, as well as students who do not attend the School. Boys and girls aged from 3 years, can participate in a range of classes in the various facets of dance and drama under the guidance of fully qualified, experienced and talented staff. 

The Academy offers many classes to accommodate students who are interested in dance and musical theatre as a recreational pursuit, to those students interested in extending their skills and excelling in the various areas of dance and drama. Classes include: 

  • Pre-School Programme (the opportunity to experience a range of dance styles)
  • Classical Ballet
  • Tap
  • AcroDance
  • Highland
  • Irish
  • Musical Theatre
  • Jazz
  • Hip Hop/Commercial
  • Contemporary
  • Strength and Conditioning
  • Drama

Modern Facilities

The Academy utilises modern dance studios featuring fully sprung Harlequin Cascade Dance floors as well as a professional theatre and rehearsal space, all located on the safe and secure grounds of The Rockhampton Grammar School.

All dance studios boast frameless wall mirrors, professional dance barres and state-of-the-art sound systems, all in air-conditioned comfort.

Their Time to Shine

Students at the Academy perform at local eisteddfods and perform a Musical or Presentation Showcase each year. DMTA students also have the opportunity to be involved in examinations, seminars and workshops throughout the year