Jacqui Kotsovolos

TDLD | Theatre de la DanSe | Dance Classes Brighton Dance School Melbourne Dance Lessons Brighton

Jacqui joined Theatre De La DanSe as a young pre-schooler. In 2014 she was accepted into the prestigious Victorian College of the Arts Secondary School (VCASS) full-time dance program where she studied classical ballet, contemporary, character, jazz, acrobatics and tap.

Jacqui continued her classical ballet training at Ballet Theatre Australia under the direction of Leeanne Rutherford and Oleg Timursin, graduating in 2018 with a Diploma of Dance (Elite Performance). During her tenure at Ballet Theatre Australia, Jacqui performed lead roles in a number of renowned ballets including La Bayadère, Paquita and Shurale. 

In 2019 Jacqui travelled overseas to dance for ballet companies throughout Europe before returning to Melbourne to commence tertiary studies in Education at Monash University.

Jacqui has formal training in RAD syllabus and Vaganova ballet style and is currently completing the RAD Certificate in Ballet Teaching studies. Jacqui has also completed the Acrobatic Arts Level 1 Teaching course.

Jacqui is excited about joining the team at TDLD and hopes to share her knowledge and passion for dance and elite performance with her students.

  • Ballet Theatre Australia pre-professional graduate
  • Diploma of Dance (Elite Performance)
  • Certificate in Makeup Artistry
  • Acrobatic Arts Level 1 Certification
  • RAD Certificate in Ballet Teaching studies (current)
  • Bachelor of Education (Honours) in Primary Education (current)