PointCookDance teachers are qualified dance professionals with a real love of dance. Their combined energies and creativity are what makes PointCookDance a great place to learn dancing. The teaching team supports a positive attitude towards learning; has an approachable, friendly manner; and stays relevant by attending regular classes, workshops and in-service seminars. This ensures their expertise in both traditional techniques and up to the minute trends.
All PointCookDance teachers have a Current Working with Children Check.
Bachelor of Commerce & Bachelor of Arts, Deakin University
Mandy comes from a family with firm ties in the live performance industry. As a youngster she studied ballet, jazz, tap, gymnastics, clarinet & saxophone. After completing her Business degree she moved swiftly into music and events and worked with numerous event organisations, promoters and artists; building experience in all areas of event management. For 11 years Mandy worked for one of Australia’s best and busiest event companies; MTA Entertainment & Events; where she booked artists, managed corporate events, created and developed new acts, and ultimately assumed the role of General Manager. She also worked at the Palais Theatre for 7 years in various management roles and has managed and consulted to many performing artists and arts organisations. Mandy is passionate about building confidence in young people and providing opportunities in the performing arts for her local Point Cook community.