Dance Competition

15 June – 19 June 2022

Hamilton Performing Arts Centre

Dance Categories:

  • Classical
  • Theatrical
  • Ballet
  • Contemporary
  • Jazz
  • Lyrical
  • Tap
  • Hip Hop
  • Demi Character
  • Song and Dance
  • Solos, Duos and Trios
  • Troupes

Special Awards:

The following special awards are available for the 2022 Hamilton Eisteddfod Dance Competition.

Australian Ballet Summer School Scholarship: 12 Years and Under

Granting the recipient a place at the 2021 Australian Ballet Summer School.
Donated by Angela Magill and Hamilton Dance Company

Stagelit Studios Encouragement Award: Junior

One award of $150, for a junior dance student.
Donated by Stagelit Studios

Struck Accounting Encouragement Award

One award of $300.
Donated by Struck Accounting

Aggregate Awards

Pamela Coates Perpetual Trophy: 6 years and Under 8
Hamilton Eisteddfod Perpetual Trophy: 8 years and Under 10
Hamilton Eisteddfod Perpetual Trophy: 10 years and Under 12
Hamilton Eisteddfod Perpetual Trophy: 12 years and Under 14
Dawn Amour Perpetual Trophy: 14 years and Under 16
Hamilton Eisteddfod Perpetual Trophy: Open 16 Years and over

Australian Ballet Summer School Scholarship: 13 Years and Over

Granting the recipient a place at the 2021 Australian Ballet Summer School.
Donated by The Hamilton Eisteddfod

Stagelit Studios Encouragement Award: Senior

One award of $150, for a senior dance student.
Donated by Stagelit Studios

Lions Club Encouragement Award

Two awards of $250 each.
Donated by the Lions Club of Hamilton

Hamilton Eisteddfod: Dancers
Hamilton Eisteddfod: Dancers in Costume
Hamilton Eisteddfod: Dance Troupe
Hamilton Eisteddfod: Ballet
Hamilton Eisteddfod: Three Dancers

2022 Dance Adjudicator:

Gabrielle Cronan

Gabrielle has been an active dance professional for over 40 years.

She commenced her career as a Classical ballet dancer with the WA Ballet Company in the 1980s, where her work also included many facets of theatre, including wardrobe and stage management.

In 1992, Gabrielle established Dance Central, a successful dance studio in Perth. In her 27 years as Principal of the studio, she was involved in more than 100 productions, countless dance competitions, ballet exams and costuming.

Gabrielle is now a National Ballet Examiner for the Australian Institute of Classical Dance, and an adjudicator of regional dance competitions and dance festivals, with experience throughout all genres.

Gabrielle Cronan