Our Director



 

Tina Sparks

Owner

Sparks Dance Centre is more than just dance. We are a centre that encourages, mentors & welcomes everyone who loves the performing arts. Whether you love the arts as a hobby or are wanting a professional career in the industry we are a family that will nurture & support the growth of your passion and help your dreams become a reality. At Sparks DC we believe there isn't anything you can't achieve and we will show support and faith all the way.


Sparks Dance Centre was founded by Tina Sparks. Our motto "all things are possible" empha-sises our determination to bring out the best in you and help you make your dreams become a reality. We aim to nurture and guide young performers in the right direction to achieve their goals and position in the industry. With years of experience we promise to always provide the most outstanding relevant up to date classes in all styles. Here at Sparks DC Your potential is limited by your imagination!


 
Certified in:

Ballet

  • ATOD Australian Teacher of Dance
  • ACB Australian Conservatoire of Ballet

Jazz, Tap and Contemporary

  • ATOD Australian Teacher of Dance
  • FATD Federal Association of Teachers of Dance
  • CSTD Commonwealth Society of Teachers of Dancing
  • GWT Glenn Wood Tap
  • Tapatak Oz by Christine Denny

Qualifications

  • Dance Adjudicator
  • Certificate IV in Performing Arts with Brent Street Studios
  • Massage Therapist with Australian College of Natural Therapies
  • Diploma in Exercise Science, Qualified Personal Trainer with Australian Institute of Fitness.
  • Level Two Training / tape strapping and injury assessor with Sports Medicine Australia
  • Beautician and nail artist with Australian Institute of Applied Sciences
  • Make Up artists with Allure Professional Hair and Make UP
  • XTEND BARRE Certified Instructor
  • Stunt Performer with The Australian Stunt Academy
  • Owner/creator of Stand Out Cosmetics
  • Certificate in Dance Teaching and Management

Author

Tina is the resident writer for some of Australia's well known dance magazines in regards to fitness and make up and has created Australia's first make up line for dancers called Stand Out Cosmetics On Stage & Off. Tina's quality cosmetic line is used world wide supplies to TV and Film corporations, professionals and youth ballet programs, make up artists, dance studios and performing arts production companies.

Tina encourages everyone to find their passion in life and enjoys being part of the wonderful world of dance.