Classes are a fusion of HOP HOP styles incl Commercial and Street dance. Students learn various techniques & choreographed routines during 10wk Terms.
All student learn a Choreographed Routine each term to a mix of 2-4 songs
Students will have the optional Opportunity to perform at our END of TERM PRESENTATIONS and at our END of YEAR CONCERT.
In 2015...Wse are holding TRY OUTS for a NEW Performance Team. Selected students will have opportunities to compete at comps & perform at Community Events: Gold Coast show & Waitangi Day.
BODYBEATS is a tight nit community dance school that has been on the GC sin 2004.
Founded and run by Cat James - Gutierrez a Dance Instructor and Choreographer with more than 16yrs teaching and Performance Experience.
Cat started her dance career in South Australia. After dancing her way through High School and performing with her local Youth Dance Theatre Company she was successful in her Audition to attend The Centre for the Performing Arts now known as The Adelaide Performing Arts Centre.
During her 3yr full time course Majoring in Contemporary with Minors in Jazz, Ballet, Dance History, Anatomy Cat had may opportunities training wiand performing works by many well respected choreographers: Leigh Warren and Xia Xung Xang and Cloud gate Theatre Company.
After graduating in 1998 with an Associate Diploma in Dance (Performance Art) Cat commenced a 6yrs job as a choreographer for D-faces of youth Arts, during this time she also worked for Urban Myth Theatre of Youth, Carclew Youth Arts Centre and performed at Adelaide Festivals with several freelance dance companies.
In 2004 Cat relocated to the Gold Coast and launched BODYBEATS - DANCE FUSION :)