OWNER/DIRECTOR Kelsey believes in the world of dance and creative arts and the opportunities to make a professional career within this sector. She is passionate about teaching, choreography, and sharing the arts with as many people as she can. She immerses herself in all things creative arts to keep herself inspired, current, innovative, and artistic, she likes to encourage her students to find what is unique about them and their style and to empower creativity and individuality within her clas
MANAGEMENT TEAM/JAZZ Meet our girl Josie! You’ll see her around the studios EVERY SINGLE DAY this year. Josie has been dancing ever since she can remember and has completed exams and competed in Jazz and Contemporary for many years! Josie has been ALL IN with KJ Studios since day one, and over the years has proved herself as an incredible teacher and mentor, her creative kids jazz classes are everybody’s FAVOURITE.
MANAGEMENT TEAM/CONTEMPORARY/HIP HOP Summer is a creative choreographer and dancer, with her incredible musicality and work ethic. She has taken the time to discover her own unique style- Making sharp and stylish dances is her forte. Summers classes are a fan favourite as they are upbeat, exciting and always amazing! Summer loves teaching and it brings her so much joy seeing students get excited about dancing and having fun in class.
SENIOR HIP HOP/CREW A bundle of energy is the best way to describe Cameron! His classes are loud and energy + +. By creating a hype in a controlled learning environment he allows his students to dance to their full potential. Don’t be fooled by all his noise though! As my first priority is to ensure his classes will be learning up to the minute modern choreography and be taught how to deliver this in your performance with excellent execution whilst ensuring they are using the correct technique.
JAZZ/TAP/LYRICAL John was on the stage and in the spotlight from a very young age! emerging himself in all things dance and competing regionally and nationally for years- he gained top 6 at PACANZ Young Performer of the Year in Tap in 2018. John has spent two years living in Melbourne and training dance full time, he was selected as a Scholarship student at ‘Ministry of Dance’ and has danced in a number of shows, gigs, and events during his time in Aussie.
COMMERCIAL/HEELS/HIP HOP Nicky has been dancing from the age of 12 and though it just started as a hobby it quickly turned into a love a lifelong pursuit for her. Nicky competed in many regional and national competitions and was nominated for PACANZ Young Performer of the Year award. She dance trained full time in Melbourne and is not back sharing her passion!
BALLET/CONTEMPORARY Matte has done so many amazing things his CV literally doesn't fit into this frame... Our wonder boy and the most sweet and caring human you'll ever meet, we are so privileged to have his knowledge and passion on our team.
TAP/BALLET Paige has been performing on stage since she was a toddler, basically being brought up in the Theatre! She has trained to an advanced level in ballet, jazz, contemporary and tap, and as a competition dancer for a number of years- Working at Disney Florida for a year Paige has been opened up to a wide world of the arts!
PBT After completing her Advanced exams, Jess went on to gain her qualification in Sports Massage Therapy, with a focus on human anatomy. She then took up a post teaching a range of dance styles, putting her multidisciplinary education to use for 5 years before taking a break to start a family. Now back in the dance industry, she is more passionate about dance than ever.
HIP HOP Taylah has been dancing since she was a wee tot and has never stopped! She has worked her way through all Jazz and Contemporary grade work and thoroughly enjoys all areas and styles of Dance, however, her true passion is Hip Hop. She loves sharing her passion and love for dance with her classes and enjoys watching her kids find and grow their confidence within her classes. Taylah cannot imagine her life without Dance and so looks forward to getting into classes with the KJ Students
TAP Emma is our beautiful, softly spoken, technique perfect DANE MACHINE! She has been dancing she was about 5 years old and it’s become her entire life. She has completed all Jazz, Contemporary, Ballet, and Tap Exams (to Major levels) and has competed regionally and internationally in all styles throughout her dance Journey.
MUSICAL THEATRE Being heavily involved in Musical Theatre for many years now Tayla loves all things musicals and performance! She is our singing, acting dancing go to and with is a trained Child care teacher (even running her own centre this year!) meaning she has her classes under control, well looked after and having the MOST fun!