Thank you to our lovely students this CNY 2018!

All of us at Wendon Dance Studio would like to say a huge thank you to Bella, Josephine, Synourn & Vihan who last minute gave up there time to perform at Queensbridge Square for the opening of Chinese New Year. We are truly grateful and so amazed at your awesome dancing.

Our four lovely students opened the evening programme for the eve of Chinese New Year at Queensbridge Square by putting on a wonderful 45-minute dance performance. They did a combination of solos, duos and groups in a three different styles – jazz, ballet and hip hop.

We’re so proud of all of you! Do come catch them at their upcoming performance in Glen Waverley on Sunday, 25th February 2018.

Wendon's 4th Bunnings Fundraiser

Wendon’s 4th Bunnings Fundraiser!

Our Wendon fundraiser is back this 2018! We missed out last year but we have got a date for this year’s fundraiser. Come and support our students in raising funds to attend one of the biggest dancing championships in Australia.

Wendon's 4th Bunnings Fundraiser

Date: Sunday, 25 March 2018
Time: 8.00am to 6.00pm
Location: Bunnings Notting Hill – 232-256 Ferntree Gully Road, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 3168

Click here too RSVP on our Facebook event!

We are also looking for sponsors to help keep the costs down! If you would be interested in supporting our students, please send us a message or call us. You can get all our contact details via our Contact Page.

If you would like to volunteer for a few hours, please speak to your teacher about organising a shift! Be sure to get in touch quick as there is limited availability. Only volunteers will benefit from the funds raised.

We hope to see you there!


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Australia Day 2018

Australia Day 2018 is happening on Friday, 26 January 2018 and we are celebrating it here at Wendon Dance Studio!

Date: Friday, 26 January 2018

Time: 2.30pm to 4.30pm

Venue: Wendon Dance Studio

Come enjoy some dancing for all ages. There will be mixed styles and age groups for everyone to try. Light refreshments will be served.

You may also try regular classes that follow from 4.30pm. Class spaces for this have to be booked so that we can ensure there are teachers and spaces available for you. You can make a booking by contacting us via the website, sending us an email or sending a text to Don at 0418 578 838.

Beyond Dance – Jan 2018

Beyond Dance proudly supporting beyond blue
Sponsored by The White Tutu

Join Beyond Dance at the Cowes Cultural Centre from 10am on Saturday, 27 January 2018, to enjoy a full day of dance entertainment in student choreography and special displays.

It’s for all ages, featuring:

  • Classical
  • Lyrical & Jazz
  • Contemporary
  • Hip Hop
  • Solos
  • Duos
  • Small Teams
    & MORE!

Entry is by donation: $10 for adults and gold coin for children, including unlimited audience attendance.

For all enquiries, please contact Beyond Dance at 0409 232 981.

Performer bookings can be done via trybooking, Facebook or www.beyonddance.com.au.

Wendon 2018 Calendar

Want to know what’s happening at Wendon in 2018? Keep a copy of our Wendon 2018 Calendar so you’re in the know of what’s happening!

> Click here to download our Wendon 2018 Calendar!

Achievement Awards and Medal Tests

Saturday 17th March
Gold Awards Cabaret night to follow.

Saturday 16th June
Mid year Extravaganza follows in Cabaret setting.

Saturday 15th September
Show day theme Cabaret to follow.

Saturday 15th December
Medal Tests and Awards followed by a Christmas Party.

 

Competitions and Championships – All Styles

Saturday 3rd February
CIDA Pro-Am & Supporting Events Festival

Weekend of 14th,15th & 16th April
THE CROWN – National & International Championship

Sunday 1st July
CIDA Festival.

Sunday 14th October
Diamond Championship.

 

Parties & Social Events

Friday 26th January
Australia Day – Open day & displays refreshments for all.

Saturday 31st March
Easter Party – afternoon for kids evening for teens & adults.

Saturday 19th May
Just Party – afternoon for kids evening for teens & adults.

Saturday 18th August
Winter Wonderland – afternoon for kids evening for teens & adults.

Sunday 18th November
Concert rehearsal.

Sunday 2nd December
Concert Production – 2 performances.

Saturday 15th December
A fabulous Xmas Party with all the trimmings.

End of Year Updates 2017

Important Dates

All classes continue to Saturday, 23 December 2017.

All classes commence again from Sunday, 21 January 2018.

The studio is only closed on:

  • 25 Dec – Christmas Day
  • 26 Dec – Boxing Day
  • 01 Jan – New Year’s Day

Holiday Programme

Our holiday programme will last for 4 weeks and will commence on Sunday 24th December 2017 until Saturday 20th January 2018.

The following Classes will continue from dates listed below with exciting, new holiday programmes:

ADULTS /YOUNG ADULTS  

Classical Ballet: Mon, 08 Jan / 7.00pm

Latin/Ballroom: Fri, 05 Jan / 7.30pm

Social Ballroom: Tue, 02 Jan / 7.30pm

Tap Dancing: Thu, 11 Jan / 7.30pm

 

KIDS/JUNIOR & TEENS

Classical Ballet: Mon, 08 Jan / 5.00pm

Hip Hop (11-15): Tue, 09 Jan / 5.30pm

Hip Hop (Teens): Fri, 05 Jan / 6.30pm

Jazz (11-15): Tue, 09 Jan / 5.30pm

Jazz (Teen/Adult): Thu, 11 Jan / 5.30pm

K Pop: Wed, 10 Jan / 5.30pm

Latin/Ballroom (Kids): Fri, 12 Jan / 5.00pm                                                             

Latin/Ballroom (Teens): Fri, 05 Jan / 7.00pm

Tap: Thu, 11 Jan / 4.30pm

 

OTHER CLASSES

Elite Training: Sat, 06 Jan  / 3.00pm

– Private lessons by appointment as usual.

 

Special Offer for 2018

From now till our Christmas Party on Saturday, 16 December 2017, anyone who signs up for their first term in 2018 with us will get to retain the same class fees as 2017. So what are you waiting for? Sign up at the studio now or have a chat with your teacher.

Want to save more? We have a special referral programme if you bring your friends to join you! Click here to find out more.

Christmas at Wendon – 2017

We’ve got a fun-filled time planned for Christmas 2017 here at Wendon! We cordially invite you to join us at our Christmas events. Please do take note of what’s happening on which day.

If you have any questions in the meantime, please do talk to Don, Lorraine or Donna at the studio.

Christmas Party & Grade Examinations

When: Sat, 16 Dec 2017
Where: Wendon Dance Studio
Time: 7.30pm till late

It’s time to celebrate Christmas with your Wendon family!
 
We’re cordially inviting everyone to our annual Christmas Party! Come join us for
– Presentations
– Special awards
– Dance showcase
– Dancing for all
– Prizes in our lucky dip for everyone
– Prizes for Best Christmas Dress-Up
 
It’s BYO food and drinks so come on down and celebrate this festive season with everyone. We would appreciate your RSVP by Friday, 14 December, to help with preparations.
 
Tickets:
$8 – Under 10
$12 – Under 16 & Pensioners
$18 – Adults
$45 – Family (2A & 2C)

Kids Christmas Party 2017 with Santa

When: Mon, 18 Dec 2017
Where: Wendon Dance Studio
Time: 4.30pm to 6.30pm

It’s time to let Santa know if you’re coming this year!

We’re throwing a Christmas party with a special visit from Santa specially for all our pre-school age and primary school age students. There will be performances, prize presentations, games, nibbles and fun for everyone.

Please do RSVP by Saturday, 16 December, so Santa knows if you’re coming.

Tickets:
$8 for those who have taken grading/examinations
$8 for under 10 years
$10 for under 16 years
$15 for Adults
$30 for Family (2A & 2C)

Wendon Concert 2017 – Things to Take Note

Please do take note of the following dates and times, especially the time allocations for rehearsal day and photos. Should you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to talk to Don, Lorraine or Donna in the studio or contact us.

Full Concert Dress Rehearsal & Photo Day

When: Sunday 12 November 2017
Where: Theatre Wellington Secondary College, 91 Police Road Mulgrave

PLEASE NOTE: Times are approximate. You may leave once you have rehearsed and photos are taken.
1.30pm – 3.00pm – Junior Ballet
2.30pm – 3.00pm – Pre-School
2.00pm – 4.00pm – Tap & Jazz
3;00pm – 4;00pm – Hip Hop, Break & Kpop
4;00pm – 4.30pm – Latin, Acro & Couples
4.30pm – 5.30pm – Melanie’s Ballet
Please ensure you have everything you need on the day.

Wendon Concert Recital 2017

When: Sunday 26th November 2017
Where: Wellington Secondary College theatre
Please take note:

  • Junior/Middle/Seniors to be at the venue at 2:30pm
  • Pre-Schoolers to be at the venue by 3:00pm
  • Concert commences at 3:30pm sharp.
  • All participants/dancers to be ready with full hair and makeup prior to arrival so there is a smooth running of the concert to start on time

Wendon Concert 2017 Tickets

Tickets are on sale now at the studio at the following prices:
Adults – $20
Under 16 – $15
Under 10 – $10
Children 2 & Under not requiring a seat – Free

 

Wendon’s Open During Sep 2017 School Holidays!

Wendon Dance Studio will stay open during the September school holidays from Monday, 25 September, to Sunday, 08 October 2017! All our classes will be running as per normal. We will also be having preparations for the Diamond Jubilee competition that’s coming up later in October.

If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to approach Don, Lorraine, Donna or your class teacher, or contact us!

Wendon Super Challenge 2017

It’s time to bring the Wendon family together again for our Wendon Super Challenge 2017! Featuring couples, solos, pro-am, medallists, troupes and even a choreography competition, we can’t wait to share a night of awesome dancing with all of you.

Date: Saturday, 19 August 2017
Time: 6.30pm
Venue: Wendon Dance Studio

Prices:
Under 13 – $10
Teens – $15
Adult – $20
Family (2A, 2C) $45

RSVP now on our Facebook event or speak to Don, Lorraine or Donna in the studio!