Cathy-Lea is proud of its outstanding teaching faculty, all of whom are highly qualified teachers and performance professionals. Cathy-Lea staff practice SafeDance and are registered with various professional associations including AusDance, Cecchetti International Classical Ballet, the Australian Teachers of Dancing and the Southern Federation of Dance.
Lorraine Reid (A.C.B.A. - C.I.C.B) was trained in Elite Cecchetti Ballet with Coral Brown and Vivienne Dunn and completed exams to Advanced level..
She was a promising young ballerina before major back surgery, but some years later she returned to ballet and completed her teacher training with Rosslyn Charlesworth.
Lorraine now has had twenty-five years' experience in teaching classical ballet to students of all ages and has taught at Cathy-Lea since 2005.
Lorraine loves sharing her passion for dance with young students and teaching the intricacies of the Cecchetti Major syllabus to Advanced Ballet students.
Cathy-Lea offers "The Works" in Dance styles including Classical Ballet, Jazz, Tap, Contemporary, Hip Hop, Commercial and Acrobatics for Elite and Recreational students...
Cathy-Lea Dance, Music and Drama Works is the leader in performing arts education in Melbourne’s South-East