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Dancing and performing have played a major part in Jenny’s life since the age of 3.

Starting with Physie and moving to dancing and musicals. Weekends were filled with, Eisteddfods, exams, shopping centre shows, fashion parades, festivals, fetes, awards nights, carols by candlelight’s and end of year concerts.

Jenny left her child hood studio after 15 years and continued taking ATOD syllabus classes in jazz, ballet, contemporary and tap.

Jenny has studied various dance syllabi including; ATOD, GWT, RAD, FATD. Obtaining honours plus and honours with distinction in many exams.
She has been working with young children for over 20 years and has a Certificate III in Children’s Services.

Step In Time was established in 2002 and is a dream come true. Starting with only 11 students the studio has grown over the years and continues to be a very friendly place for young students to realise their potential as a performer.

Step In Time celebrated it’s 15th anniversary in 2016.

As part of her ongoing professional development Jenny has attended workshops with choreographers such as Marco Panzic, William Forsyth, Vicki Attard, Rebecca Davies, Fiona Gage, Kelly Abbey, Glenn Wood and the ATOD 2009, 2010 & 2018 syllabus workshops.
Jenny flew to the USA in July 2010 to take classes at the Broadway Dance Center in New York City.

Jenny also attended the ‘Come Together Dance Convention’ in Melbourne in 2009 & 2012 where she participated in many workshops including the Rhee Gold workshops. Rhee is publisher of Dance studio Life magazine USA and is a highly respected industry leader.
An inspiring aspect of this trip was meeting Li Cunxin and Justine Summers. Jenny also had the privilege of attending an open day at the Australian Ballet School.

In 2016 Jenny attended the Come Together Dance Convention in Qld.

In 2017 Jenny attended the Victorian Dance Festival teachers day and workshops including special guest keynote speaker Rhee Gold.

Jenny has been a dedicated member of Holroyd Musical and Dramatic Society, since 1996. Favorite roles include ‘The Wicked Queen’ in Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs the pantomime, ‘Cinderella’ in Cinderella the pantomime, ‘Giggling Gertie’ in Oklahoma the musical, ‘Diane’ in Big the musical, The NSW Premier and Soul Girl in Jesus Christ Superstar. Jenny has also choreographed for the Holroyd Musical and Dramatic Society and served on their committee.

Singing has also been a big part of life as a dancer. Jenny has been given many opportunities to choreograph, sing and perform at Australia Day events. Other performances include the Small Business Awards and The Sydney Sings Spectacular with the Beethoven Society of Australia at Sydney Town Hall.

2017 saw the introduction of the DanceStep program. A student teacher education program for students wishing to train to become assistant teachers. Students from the age of 10 are able to join and attend our once a term education sessions. These students have been assigned a class to be mentored by the teacher and have their training booklets signed off. Stay tuned for our 2nd intake.

Jenny is totally dedicated to providing stimulating, supportive and inclusive learning environments for her students and looks forward to the future of Step In Time Talent Studio.

Jenny would like to credit Lesley Dorn, Peter Oxford, Tania McLeod and Karen Malek for their wisdom and guidance.

 
 

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