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.
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.
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!
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.
Weicheng started dancing in his late teen years, he received intensive training in various genres of dance including Ballet, Jazz, Contemporary and Hip Hop from Jitterbugs Swingapore®. He currently holds a full Modern Jazz Teaching Diploma with the Commonwealth Society of Teachers of Dancing (CSTD).
Dwayne graduated from the American Musical and Dramatic Academy in New York. A performer for 19 years, his local and US credits include The L KY Musical, Jr. Claus, Spring Awakening, Thoroughly Modern Millie, Romeo & Juliet, Hot Pants, Beauty World, Army Daze, Snow White, Hansel & Gretel, Little Red Riding Hood, Pinocchio and Forbidden City.
Natasha Went first fell in love with dance at the age of 2, and since has taken every possible opportunity to be on stage. In 2007, she joined Jitterbugs to continue to develop and train as a dancer under the guidance of Tiffany Wrightson, Natalie Clarke, Shanti Gomes, Shermaine Heng and Tiffany Tallon.
Emma started dancing at the young age of 3 and has been dancing with Jitterbugs Swingapore® for the past 10 years. She joined Modern Dance in secondary school under the guidance of local company Frontier Danceland’s Low Mei Yoke. Additionally, she also became a PULSE Scholar with Frontier Danceland in 2017.
Taesha donned her first pair of dance shoes at the age of 5 and has been enjoying the journey for the past 10 years. She first joined Jitterbugs in 2017 and has training in tap, jazz, contemporary and ballet under the guidance of Ms Tiffany Wrightson, Ms Tiffany Tallon, Ms Shermaine Heng, Ms Shanti Gomes and Ms Wu Qianyi.
Jennifer’s passion for dance began at 3 years old. She has since then, trained in Ballet, Jazz, Tap and Contemporary. Joining Jitterbugs as a student in 2014, she has been under the tutelage of Ms Tiffany Wrightson, Ms Tiffany Tallon, Ms Natalie Clarke, Ms Shanti Gomes and Ms Shermaine Heng.
Sarah began dance at Jitterbugs Swingapore® since she was 5 under the guidance of Ms Tiffany Wrightson. She will be completing the exam syllabus for ballet, jazz, tap and contemporary at the end of this year under the guidance of Ms Shanti Gomez, Ms Tiffany Tallon, Ms Tiffany Wrightson, Ms Shermaine Heng, Ms Natalie Clarke and Ms Wu Qianyi.
Caitlin started dancing at the age of 4, being a student at Jitterbugs since 2008. She is trained in ballet, jazz, tap, lyrical and contemporary under the tutelage of Ms Tiffany Wrightson, Ms Tiffany Tallon, Ms Shanti Gomes, Ms Shermaine Heng and Ms Natalie Clarke. She will be finishing the CSTD syllabus for jazz, tap, ballet and contemporary in 2020.
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Ms Germaine Benjamin
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Ms Chong I-Yin
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Ms Lee Wen Li
Siti commenced with Jitterbugs in March 2020. She assists with front desk operations, administrative support and helps out with the events and performances. With her friendly and cheerful personality, she looks forward to building a good rapport amongst the Jitterbugs Swingapore® family.
Our three dance studios are fully equipped with state of the art sound systems, Omara sprung dance floors and two completely mirrored walls. Studio 1 and 2 have ballet barres along two of the walls and studio 3 has ballet barres along one wall. Additional portable barres are housed in our storeroom and can be used in all studios.
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