ALANA HAINES AUSTRALASIAN AWARDS

Biennial Alana Haines Australasian Awards

  • MANTRAA RANE 16Years Old  Student of Melbourne Academy of the Arts AUSTRALIA Finalist AHA Awards 2023 Scholarship to ROYAL NEW ZEALAND BALLET Mantraa writes…. I recently finished my week internship at RNZB and I wanted to thank your amazing platform for providing me with such an incredible opportunity! It was truly
  • TIRION LAW Former International student of New Zealand School of Dance 2nd B Group AHA Awards 2015 Scholarship to NATIONAL BALLET OF CANADA - SOLOIST WINNER OF ROLEX DANCER AWARD TORONTO 2023 September 19, 2023… Hope Muir, Joan and Jerry Lozinski Artistic Director of The National Ballet of Canada, announced today
  • RENCH SORIANO Former Student of New Zealand School of Dance AHA Supreme B Group Winner & Audience Choice 2019 Now Demi-Soloist at HOUSTON BALLET TEXAS USA
  • SONG TENG NEW ZEALAND SCHOOL OF DANCE INTERNATIONAL STUDENT FROM CHINA AHA AWARDS SUPREME SEMI –FINALIST 2017 GOLD MEDALIST AT WORLD BALLET COMPETITION FLORIDA CURRENTLY WITH HOUSTON BALLET COMPANY TEXAS NZSD International student from China was semi-finalist in AHA Awards 2017 & recently won the gold medal in the Professional
  • NZSD International Student from Hong Kong AHA Awards Finalist 2013 ‘Hong Kong Ballet’ 2015     National Ballet of Canada 2nd soloist AHA alumna Tirion Law rehearsing as Juliet ahead of her debut in Alexei Ratmansky's "Romeo and Juliet" with The National Ballet of Canada.  Tirion is a Second Soloist with the
  • FELIPE DOMINGOS Former student of NZSD AHA Awards Supreme B Finalist 2015  Currently with National Ballet of Spain Felipe Domingos is now dancing with Compañía Nacional de Danza (Spain) in Hans van Manen’s GROSSE FUGUE. Felipe joined the corps de ballet of the Company last year having danced previously with the
  • ALFIE SHACKLOCK 15 Years Old Student of The Dance Centre Peregian Springs Queensland Australia Alana Haines Gailene Stock Award Winner 2019 Alfie writes .... Since my attendance at the Alana Haines awards in April 2019 and having been awarded the Gailene Stock Award for 2019 I have been able to
  • JACKSON SMITH-LEISHMAN 14 Years Old  (at 2019 Awards) Student of Amanda Bollinger Dance Academy QLD Australia Finalist A group 2019 Jackson writes…. Since competing at the last AHA Awards, I auditioned for many European finishing schools. Because of Covid 19 I did this through zoom, and was lucky enough to
  • KAELA TAPPER13 Years Old Student ofAmanda Bollinger Dance Academy QLD Australia AHA Awards placing 2019 A group 3rd Now withJOHN CRANKO SCHULE STUTTGART GERMANY Kaela writes …. This was my first year at the John Cranko School. Coming here was a dream of mine that I never imagined would come true. The experience has been so
  • AHA Awards winner Tirion Law is making her debut as the Sugar Plum Fairy with the National Ballet of Canada - former student of NZSD
  • RENCH SORIANO (former student of NZSD) is making his debut as the Snow King with The Washington Ballet USA
  • TIRION LAW Former International Student of New Zealand School of Dance Asian Grand Prix winner 2012 AHA Awards   Supreme Finalist 2013 & 1st Runner-up 2015 Currently with The National Ballet of Canada Tirion Law was born in Hong Kong and trained at The New Zealand School of Dance. Ms.
  • INDIA SHACKEL 15 years old Student of Fiona Haines Dance Academy, New Zealand 2 Week Scholarship to the Tanya Pearson Academy Sydney Australia India writes ….. In late February, I visited the Tanya Pearson Academy on a two week scholarship thanks to the AHA Awards. I spent two weeks training
  • JEMIMA SCOTT 17 Years Old  Student of Mt Eden Ballet Academy Auckland NZ AHA 3rd Supreme B Group 2019 Scholarship to Bottaini Merlo International Centre of the Arts Munich Germany Jemima writes …. I was in Munich for 6 weeks at the Bottaini Merlo international centre of arts. I have

AHA Awards will be held Easter 17th – 21st April 2025 at St James Wellington