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Professional/Adult Contemporary & Horton Dance Classes & Courses 

with Georgette Sofatzis

6:30pm-8:30pm

Jan 13th, 15th, 20th & 22nd

A 2 week course for beginners, ex dancers, Actors and other artists,  including the African/American renowned Horton dance technique/foundations, learning Contemporary dance skills and movement qualities plus a 2-3 minute choreographic development created by Georgette. 

with Georgette Sofatzis

10:00am-12:00pm

Jan 13th, 15th, 20th & 22nd

A 2 week course for Adv/Elite Dancers. You will learn advanced Horton Fortifications, Contemporary dance floor work and phrases plus Choreography, directed and created by Georgette. Level 3 will educate you physically and mentally through Internationally influenced Copntemporary and Modern Dance. 

with Georgette Sofatzis

Tues 6:30pm-8:00pm

Thurs 9:30am-11:00am

Jan 7th, 9th, 14th & 16th 

The Adult Ballet classes with Georgette are known to be unique. 

Class is delivered with information of the muscular skeletal prime movers to enable correct movement and posture development through each Ballet exercise. 

Classical Ballet is also a fantastic way to decrease chances of dementia and aid in strong bones. 

CLASSES WITH GEORGETTE

Georgette specialises in teaching The Horton Dance Technique, NYC and Contemporary dance techniques influenced from the UK/NYC. Ms Sofatzis utilises her Diploma in Movement therapy Rehabilitation in her teaching methods.

Georgette was inspired from all her professional Internationally experiences to combine an experience of her own to share with Sydney, Australia's Dance Community.

The Open Horton classes are infused with House and Percussion music, a structural warm up, locomotor phrases, and concludes with choreography created by Georgette combining structures from the technique with a Contemporary Dance edge.

 

All classes are suitable for Beginners to Elite Dancers.

Check out the available classes and courses below

 

GEORGETTE SOFATZIS

Georgette Sofatzis, born 1991, is an Honours Graduate from the Alvin Ailey American Dance School based in New York City, Majoring in The Horton Dance Technique and Dance Performance. 

 

In NYC Georgette worked with and performed for many well-renowned American choreographers; Matthew Rushing, Sidra Bell, Sonia Dawkins, Carlos De Santos, Iquail Johnson, Amy Hall, Fredrick Moore, Ray Mercer, Jeremy McQueen, Michael Leon Thomas and the Buglisi Dance Theatre, performed Mr Ailey’s noted work ‘Memoria’ with the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre at the New York City Theatre and toured with The Alvin Ailey Junior Company, NYC. 

 

Miss Sofatzis continued her journey to the UK and danced with Scottish Dance Theatre, Russell Maliphant Company, London and Exzeb Dance Company, London.

 

Georgette is currently a Sydney Dance Company Studios Teacher, Full-time Dance Studio Coach, an Australian freelance Choreographer, Movement Therapist in Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation and Dancer’s Therapy. She also delivers workshops and masterclasses at minor and major dance academies all over NSW. 

 

Georgette returned to Australia with the determination and desire to share her overseas experiences with the Australian Dance Community by developing "Georgette2Dance" in 2018, that specialises in Contemporary Dance, The Horton Dance Technique (from NYC) and Pilates Programs for Dancers and Musculoskeletal Pathologies. 

 

CONTACT GEORGETTE