Founding Patrons – Sir Jon Trimmer and Lady Jacqui Trimmer“Dance like no one is watching” I love this phrase as it embodies loosing yourself in the dance, the music and experiencing such a feeling of wellbeing and enjoyment.

The Dancepointe Academy strives to encourage, develop and enhance the talents of its students.

Sharon Vanesse the Artistic Director and Principal of Dancepointe offers a studio of Classical Ballet with a quality training program for beginners through to vocational dancers. The Academy encompasses the Royal Academy of Dance [RAD] and British Ballet (BBO) syllabus study and NZAMD Jazz Syllabus, Classical Repertoire, Pointe Technique, Coaching and Competition Solo’s.

Ms Vanesse is a recipient of the highest Royal Academy of Dance Vocational Award – Solo Seal and a former principal of the Royal New Zealand Ballet and danced with Staatstheatre in Munich.