Georgette Sofatzis, born in 1991, originally from Sydney Australia. She 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. Georgette was selected to perform 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, Exercise Rehabilitation Therapist in Musculoskeletal/Skeletal Pathologies and Dance Pilates Therapy. She 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 International experiences with the Australian Dance Community. Her greatest passion is teaching and educating dance movement, as well as rehabilitating individuals that may be experiencing acute or chronic pain and then applying her never-ending education to help relieve their symptoms.
Coaching dancers of all ages and watching each dancer grow to understand their dance technique mentally and physically, is Georgette's greatest fulfilment within her practices.
Georgette2Dance began to develop in 2018, and specialises in Contemporary Dance, The Horton Dance Technique (from NYC) and Clinical Pilates Programs for Dancers and Musculoskeletal Pathologies.