About Us » Achievements

Former students of Ecole have, in recent years, gained acceptance into the following Ballet Companies:

Arizona Ballet
Australian Ballet
Ballet Nacional de Espana
Birmingham Royal Ballet
Brno Ballet
Danish Dance Theatre
Dance Theatre Bremerhaven 
English National Ballet
Graz Ballet
Leipzig Ballet
Miami City Ballet
North Carolina Dance Theatre
Northern Ballet Theatre
Royal Ballet Covent Garden
Queensland Ballet
Washington Ballet


photo: Ecole graduates
Noah Gumbert (Australian Ballet)
and Amber Lewis (Arizona Ballet)



Ecole students have performed roles in the following musical theatre productions:

Phantom of the Opera
Billy Elliot (title role)


Ecole graduates have, in recent years, gained acceptance into the following schools:

Alberta Ballet School
Central School of Ballet, London
Ecole Superieure de Danse Cannes
Elmhurst School of Dance, Birmingham
Hong Kong Performing Arts Academy
Joffrey Ballet School
Mannheim Akademie des Tanzes
Milan Ballet School
Munich Ballet Academy
New Zealand School of Dance
Pacific Northwest Ballet School, Seattle
Palucca School, Dresden
QUT Brisbane
Rambert School of Ballet & Contemporary Dance
Royal Ballet School, London
School of American Ballet, New York
Vienna State Opera Ballet School
WAAPA , Perth
Zurich Tanz Akademie





Students from Ecole have achieved notable successes in a number of the major competitions :

Adeline Genee Competition London, Sydney and Toronto
-: finalists and medalists at all events
City of Sydney MacDonalds Ballet Scholarships 
-Winner of Second Scholarships & numerous Finalists
Alana Haines Award Wellington New Zealand 
-Supreme Award Winner & Finalists.
Lucie Saranova Cecchetti Memorial Award 
Enrico Cecchetti Gold Medal Award 
Marten Bequest Ballet Travelling Scholarship
Lady Mollie Askin Travelling Scholarship 
Tait Memorial Award 
Higher School Certificate - Ecole has also enjoyed considerable success in the Higher School Certificate in Dance, with students coming first or second in NSW for two consecutive years. Several Ecole students have been invited to show their pieces at the Callback performances of exemplary work (please see the HSC Dance page)