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About

Our Mission

“Jitterbugs Swingapore is committed to providing excellence in dance education in a safe, supportive and nurturing environment. Students are encouraged to achieve their own personal potential while experiencing the joy of dance.”

CSTD
Commonwealth Society Of Teachers Of Dancing

Jitterbugs Swingapore® is proud to be a CSTD School that offers CSTD examinations in Classical Ballet, Modern Jazz, Tapping and Contemporary.The CSTD is an authoritive examining body whose high standards are internationally recognized. CSTD offers a unique position amongst the dance societies of the world, catering for all major forms of dance. All grades of examinations for amateur and professional dancers are conducted under separate syllabi. The CSTD is a member body of Australian Dancing Board. The society conducts yearly examinations, competitions, workshops and professional teacher development courses. CSTD places a strong emphasis on the four Es; Expression, Education, Encouragement and Enjoyment.

RAD
Royal Academy of Dance

The Royal Academy of Dance (RAD) is an international teacher education and awarding organisation for dance. Leading the world in dance education and training, the Royal Academy of Dance is recognised internationally for the highest standards of teaching and learning. RAD aims to promote and enhance knowledge, understanding and practise of dance internationally by educating and training teachers and students and by providing examinations to reward achievement, so preserving the rich, artistic and educational value of dance for future generations.

Acrobatic Arts

Jitterbugs Swingapore® offers acrobatic examinations under the Acrobatic Arts syllabus. Created by a successful studio owner with decades of experience, Acrobatic Arts runs training and certification courses for dance teachers in the art of AcroDance. The program is based on safe and effective progressions with proven results in five divisions of AcroDance: Flexibility, Strength, Balancing, Limbering and Tumbling. Developed with input from professionals and experts in ballet, modern dance, jazz, contortion, artistic gymnastics, rhythmic gymnastics, sport acrobatics, yoga, acro yoga, pilates, physiotherapy, hand balancing and more, you will not find a more comprehensive program. Simple thoughtful progressions take the beginner preschool level dancer from log rolls and summersaults to the advanced dancer tumbling effortlessly across the stage!

Lamda

Our vocal students will prepare for yearly LAMDA (London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art). At LAMDA, we believe in the transformative power of the dramatic arts and the value to society of creativity, innovation and authentic, confident communication. As a world-leading conservatoire and globally recognised awarding body, we are proud to offer exceptional training to creative artists and technicians; and empower people of all ages and backgrounds through our examinations in drama, literature, musical theatre and poetry.

TEACHING TEAM

 

Assistant Teachers

Front Row L-R:

Ms Germaine Benjamin
Ms Ashley Lim
Ms Emilia Klein
Ms Faith Marian Soon

Second Row L-R

Ms Chong I-Yin
Ms Gracia Heng
Ms Heidi Yeo
Ms Kaitlyn Lee
Ms Lim Rui Ern
Ms Evie Lim

Third Row L-R:

Ms Lee Wen Li
Ms Jesslyn Ho
Ms Keira Chua
Mr Jarrel Ng
Ms Alexandra Sawyer
Ms Jessica Baughman
Ms Katelyn Ho

 

ADMINISTRATIVE TEAM

STUDIO RENTAL

Our location offers 4 studios, each fitted with the best quality equipment to ensure a safe dancing environment. Studios 1, 2 & 3 are fitted with Omara sprung floors, while Studio 4 is fitted with Harlequin sprung floors. Each studio is also laid with the Harlequin Reversible Pro Tarkett vinyl flooring suitable for all genres of dance. 

Our studios include acoustic panels to reduce noise transference, a surround sound system, and wall-mounted speakers to maximize dance floor space. All studios include wall-mounted ballet barres and floor-to-ceiling mirrored walls. Central air conditioning is available throughout the studio.

Studio 1 & 3 is 120 sqm and 112 sqm respectively comparable to a performance stage and is suitable for performance and competition rehearsals.

Studio 1
$118.80 per hour (w/GST)
Studio 2
$108.00 per hour (w/GST)
Studio 3
$118.80 per hour (w/GST)
Studio 4
$108.00 per hour (w/GST)

Piano rental (Additional)
First hour: $21.60
Subsequent hour: $10.80 (w/GST)