Biennial Alana Haines Australasian Awards

April 2021

Thurs 13th – Mon 17th


  • ED COOLEY 13 Years Old Student of Promenade Dance Studio QLD Australia AHA Awards Placing 2019 Supreme A 2nd Scholarship to PARIS OPERA BALLET SCHOOL Summer Intensive Ed writes ..... I have recently travelled to Paris for a two-week scholarship at the Paris Opera Ballet School Summer Intensive. Throughout, these
  • RENCH SORIANO Former Student of New Zealand School of Dance AHA Supreme B Group Winner & Audience Choice 2019 Currently a professional dancer at Washington Ballet USA Photo is of Rench Soriano rehearsing Balanchine’s ‘Allegro Brillante’ with The Washington Ballet and guest artist Marcelo Gomes.   Video of Rench
  • SONG TENG Former Student of New Zealand School of Dance AHA Supreme Semi-Finalist 2017 Currently a professional dancer at Houston Ballet Texas USA
  • HARRY SILLS 13 Years Old Student of Mount Eden Ballet Academy Auckland NZ Scholarship to Harid Conservatory Summer intensive 4 wks Florida USA Harry writes …. I couldn’t possibly thank the Alana Haines Australasian Awards Committee enough for giving me the opportunity to attend the Harid Conservatory in Boca Raton,
  • KOHANA WILLIAMS Student of Mt Eden Ballet Academy, NZ AHA Awards placing 2019 Supreme A Winner Scholarship to Bottaini Melro International Center of Arts Munich, Germany Recipient writes.... Thank you so much Katie Haines and others who worked so hard at Alana Haines Awards, and also scholarships sponsors especially the
  • EVANGELINE BEAL-ATTWOOD 15 years old Student of National College of Dance Newcastle Australia AHA semi-finalist 2019 Scholarship to The Royal Danish Ballet Summer School Evangeline writes ..... I had the most amazing time at the Royal Danish Ballet Summer school in Copenhagen, Denmark and I wouldn’t have been able to
  • TESSA KARLE 17 Years Old Student of New Zealand School of Dance AHA Awards Supreme Semi-finalist 2019 Scholarship to Canadas National Ballet School Tessa writes… In the month of July, I had the wonderful opportunity to attend Canada’s National Ballet School’s 4 Week Summer Program. As part of my scholarship
  • LANA BLOSS 14 Years Old Student of Turning Pointe Dance School Adelaide, Australia AHA Awards placing 2019 Quarter Finalist Scholarship to New Zealand School of Dance Winter Intensive Recipient writes …. I really enjoyed my time at the Winter Intensive at the NZSD. All the teachers I learnt from during
  • LUKAS MAHER 12 Years Old Student of Rowe Dance Auckland NZ AHA Awards  2019 Junior Finalist & Most Promising unplaced competitor Scholarship to Melbourne School of Classical Dance Recipient writes …. My visit to MSCD was fun, valuable and extremely memorable.  I attended the Elite Performance Training Full Time programme
  • MILEI LEE 15 Years Old Student of The Victorian College of the Arts Secondary School Melbourne Supreme B Semi Finalist 2019 AHA Scholarship to The Rambert School of Ballet and Contemporary, London Milei writes ….. "This year, I was incredibly fortunate to have visited The Rambert School of Ballet and
  • BRIESE PHELAN-BOYD 17 Years Old  Student of Mt Eden Ballet Academy Auckland NZ AHA Supreme Quarter Finalist 2019 Scholarship to International Summer School 2 week Program Australia Briese writes .... The Alana Haines Awards was an amazing experience and gave me the opportunity to perform onstage and grow as a
  • MIA PASKE 14 Years Old  Student of Andrea Rowsell Academy of Dance Australia AHA Awards 2019 Supreme Quarter Finalist Scholarship to Alegria School of Dance Mia writes …. I don’t have words for how incredible my Alana Haines experience was! From dancing on that amazing stage to being able to
  • CHARLIZE DUCK 11 Years Old Student of Expressions Ballet Academy, Geelong, Australia AHA Awards Junior Finalist 2019 Tanya Pearson Academy 2 Week Full-Time Scholarship Sydney, Australia Charlize writes… Being part of the Alana Haines Awards 2019 was such an amazing experience. It was the biggest scholarship event I have ever
  • NICOLA ROBINSON 13 Years OldStudent of The Conlan CollegeSydney, Australia AHA Awards placing 2019Quarter FinalistInternship to theRoyal New Zealand Ballet Nicola writes …. Being a part of the Alana Haines Awards 2019 was such an unforgettable experience. It was the first major international ballet competition I have ever done and
  • TIMOTHY MICHAEL CHING 18 Years Old Student of New Zealand School of Dance AHA Awards Supreme finalist 2019 Scholarship to Houston Ballet Academy Timothy writes …. From June 17-July 27, 2019, I was fortunate enough to have been offered a full tuition scholarship for Level 8 in Houston Ballet Academy’s

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