ABOUT GEORGETTE

Georgette Sofatzis, born in 1991, originally from Sydney Australia.

She is a 3rd Year Honours Graduate from the Alvin Ailey American Dance School based in New York City, Majoring in The Horton Dance Technique and Dance Performance.

 

2011-2014, Georgette worked with and performed for many well-renowned American choreographers in NYC; 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.

She was then selected to perform Mr Ailey noted work ‘Memoria' with the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre at the New York City Theatre and toured with The Alvin Ailey Junior Company in 2014, NYC.

Georgette continued her journey to the UK in 2016 and danced with Scottish Dance Theatre, Russell Maliphant Company, London and Exzeb Dance Company, London.


She has worked with Australian Companies, such as; Opera Australia, Austinmer Dance Theatre, DUTI Dance Company, Sydney and Twisted Element Company, Sydney.  

 

Currently, Georgette coaches at a few of Sydney’s leading Full-time Dance Studios in Contemporary, Horton, Ballet and Dance Pilates, she is a Sydney Dance Company Studios Teacher, an Australian freelance Choreographer and an Exercise Rehabilitation Therapist in Musculoskeletal/Skeletal Pathologies in Clinical and Studio practices where she trained and studied with Exercise Physiologist Donna Oliver and Katrina Hamilton.

She delivers Pilates Movement Therapy prescriptions with ‘Pilates by Therese’, Caringbah and ‘Pilates inSync’, Menai.

Georgette also delivers dance workshops and masterclasses at minor and major dance academies all over NSW.

 

Georgette’s purpose is to share and help dancers and non-dancers discover their bodies through a conscious scientific approach within Contemporary, Ballet and Modern dance practices. She integrates her extensive International dance experiences and her education in Movement Science, her greatest passion is teaching dancers how to apply dance biomechanics to train and perform efficiently and consistently. Georgette also finds great fulfilment in re-training functional issues for individuals that may have suffered from acute or chronic pain/injuries, by applying her never-ending education in Exercise Science to help relieve their symptoms.


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.