Our 2020 teachers

Qld National Ballet School offers its students the opportunity to train under some of the highest regarded teachers and formal professionals in the dance industry.

Justine Summers

Classical Classes/Repertoire/Coaching

Former Principal Australian Ballet Company

Claire Morehen

Ballet/Repertoire Coaching


Former Principal Qld Ballet Company

Karen Donovan

Ballet/Repertoire Coaching


Former Principal dancer- Birmingham Royal Ballet and former teacher/coach- Royal Ballet School-London.

Yue Shi (Tony)

Classical/Pas de duex/Boys coaching


Former Artist- Royal New Zealand Ballet Company, Qld Ballet Company and Singapore Dance Theatre.

Graduate of the Beijing Dance Academy (Vaganova) and New Zealand School of Dancee

Gaylene Cummerfield

Ballet/Repertoire Coaching


Former Senior Artist Australian Ballet Company and Former Prinicpal Royal Birmingham Ballet Company

Amelia Waller


Former Soloist with Leipzig Ballet Company and Artist with Qld Ballet Company

Caitlin Cowhig




Former Rudra Bejart Ballet Lausanne, Swizterland 


Qualified Teacher- Australian Conservatoire of Ballet Syllabus

Kym Stokes

Classical Ballet

Former- Qld Ballet Company

Kirsty Schillings


Isabella Cort

Classical Ballet

Former Elmhurst Ballet School,Birmingham Royal Ballet


 Graduate- Qld National Ballet School- Advanced Diploma in Dance (Elite Performance) CUA60113

Zali Burr

Administration/Junior Ballet

Graduate- Qld National Ballet School-  Advanced Diploma in Dance (Elite Performance) CUA60113

Qld National Ballet School Pty Ltd- 81 Newmarket rd, Windsor, Brisbane, QLD- 0417861850- qldnationalb@yahoo.com.au