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Seasons:
1 | 2 | 3
Release Date:
2010 (Australia) See more »
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Plot:
At Sydney's National Dance Academy, a few talented youngsters are recruited for the excruciatingly tough course... See more »
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Awards:
5 wins & 7 nominations See more »
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Really like it See more (12 total) »

Cast

 (Series Cast Summary - 10 of 77)

Jordan Rodrigues ... Christian Reed (65 episodes, 2010-2013)

Xenia Goodwin ... Tara Webster (65 episodes, 2010-2013)

Alicia Banit ... Kat Karamakov (65 episodes, 2010-2013)

Dena Kaplan ... Abigail Armstrong (65 episodes, 2010-2013)

Tara Morice ... Miss Raine (63 episodes, 2010-2013)

Tom Green ... Samuel Lieberman / ... (52 episodes, 2010-2012)

Tim Pocock ... Ethan Karamakov (52 episodes, 2010-2012)
Isabel Durant ... Grace Whitney (39 episodes, 2012-2013)

Thomas Lacey ... Ben Tickle (39 episodes, 2012-2013)

Kip Gamblin ... Zach (37 episodes, 2012-2013)
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Series Directed by
Ian Watson (15 episodes, 2012-2013)
Ian Gilmour (11 episodes, 2010-2013)
Daniel Nettheim (10 episodes, 2012-2013)
Cherie Nowlan (8 episodes, 2010)
Jeffrey Walker (8 episodes, 2010)
Catriona McKenzie (4 episodes, 2010)
Lynn-Maree Danzey (4 episodes, 2012)
Michael James Rowland (3 episodes, 2012)
Ben Chessell (2 episodes, 2010)
 
Series Writing credits
Samantha Strauss (65 episodes, 2010-2013)
Joanna Werner (26 episodes, 2010)
Greg Waters (6 episodes, 2010-2013)
Liz Doran (5 episodes, 2010-2013)
David Hannam (4 episodes, 2010-2012)
Kirsty Fisher (4 episodes, 2012-2013)
Josh Mapleston (4 episodes, 2012-2013)
Courtney Wise (3 episodes, 2010-2013)
Sarah Lambert (2 episodes, 2010-2012)
Alicia Walsh (2 episodes, 2010-2012)
Sam Carroll (2 episodes, 2010)
Melina Marchetta (2 episodes, 2012-2013)
Emily Ballou (2 episodes, 2012)
Keith Thompson (2 episodes, 2012)

Series Produced by
Bernadette O'Mahony .... executive producer (65 episodes, 2010-2013)
Joanna Werner .... executive producer / producer (65 episodes, 2010-2013)
Ally Henville .... line producer (13 episodes, 2013)
Jessica Leslie .... co-producer (13 episodes, 2013)
 
Series Original Music by
Bryony Marks (26 episodes, 2010)
Leo Agthe (13 episodes, 2013)
Sebastian Oswald (13 episodes, 2013)
 
Series Cinematography by
Martin McGrath (47 episodes, 2010-2013)
 
Series Film Editing by
Mark Perry (21 episodes, 2010-2013)
Geoffrey Lamb (12 episodes, 2010-2012)
James Manche (4 episodes, 2010)
Simon Martin (4 episodes, 2010)
Henry Dangar (4 episodes, 2013)
Rodrigo Balart (2 episodes, 2010)
 
Series Casting by
Nathan Lloyd (30 episodes, 2012-2013)
 
Series Production Design by
Murray Picknett (39 episodes, 2010-2013)
 
Series Art Direction by
Victoria Williams (65 episodes, 2010-2013)
 
Series Costume Design by
Jan Hurley (39 episodes, 2012-2013)
Nina Edwards (26 episodes, 2010)
 
Series Makeup Department
Nikki Gooley .... makeup designer (26 episodes, 2010)
Paige Badenoch .... hair stylist / makeup artist (22 episodes, 2010)
Tamara Callaghan .... assistant makeup artist (13 episodes, 2013)
Carol Cameron .... makeup artist/hair stylist / makeup artist (13 episodes, 2013)
Dalia Fernandez .... makeup designer (13 episodes, 2013)
Victoria Forrester .... Additional makeup artist / Makeup attachment (8 episodes, 2013)
 
Series Production Management
Catherine Armstrong .... post-production producer (13 episodes, 2013)
David Page .... unit manager (13 episodes, 2013)
Peter Powell .... post-production supervisor (13 episodes, 2013)
 
Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Matthew Grossman .... second assistant director (26 episodes, 2010)
Neil Sharma .... third assistant director (14 episodes, 2012)
Danielle Blake .... second assistant director (13 episodes, 2013)
Ziggy Coolahan .... third assistant director (13 episodes, 2013)
Charles Rotherham .... first assistant director (9 episodes, 2013)
Michael Faranda .... first assistant director (4 episodes, 2013)
Maree Cochrane .... second assistant director (3 episodes, 2012)
 
Series Art Department
Meredith Hussey .... art department coordinator / set dresser (39 episodes, 2012-2013)
Anna De Meyrick .... set/props buyer (26 episodes, 2010)
Dillon Yeats .... stand-by props (26 episodes, 2010)
Simon Way .... standby props (17 episodes, 2012)
Michael Bernauer .... set construction (13 episodes, 2013)
Chris Cleary .... set dresser (13 episodes, 2013)
Martin Earl .... art department runner (13 episodes, 2013)
Christina Norman .... art department coordinator (13 episodes, 2013)
James Sefton .... standby props (13 episodes, 2013)
Catherine Simmons .... set dresser (13 episodes, 2013)
Shane Rahkola .... art assistant (4 episodes, 2013)

Sam Lukins .... buyer (unknown episodes, 2010)
 
Series Sound Department
Liesl Pieterse .... adr recordist / adr supervisor / ... (52 episodes, 2010-2012)
Adam Connelly .... foley recordist (32 episodes, 2012-2013)
Todd Kirkness .... boom operator (13 episodes, 2013)
Tim Lloyd .... sound recordist (13 episodes, 2013)
Peter Climpson .... sound attachment (4 episodes, 2010)
 
Series Stunts
Judd Wild .... stunt performer (3 episodes, 2010)
 
Series Camera and Electrical Department
Ben Dugard .... gaffer (39 episodes, 2012-2013)
Tommy Hankinson .... lighting assistant / best boy (38 episodes, 2012-2013)
Peter Giuliani .... lighting assistant (27 episodes, 2012-2013)
Steve Edwards .... best boy (26 episodes, 2012)
Gabriella De Candia .... camera attachment (15 episodes, 2010)
Tony Ousback .... lighting assistant (13 episodes, 2012)
Steve Brack .... still photographer (13 episodes, 2013)
Damian Church .... first assistant camera (13 episodes, 2013)
Simon Harding .... camera operator (13 episodes, 2013)
Massimo Luongo .... lighting assistant (13 episodes, 2013)
Mark Rogers .... still photographer (13 episodes, 2013)
Max Seager .... second assistant camera (13 episodes, 2013)
Lionel Tozer .... grip assistant (13 episodes, 2013)
Lucinda van de Berkt .... first assistant camera (13 episodes, 2013)
Nick Wright .... grip assistant (13 episodes, 2013)
Aaron Rapira .... grip assistant (8 episodes, 2012)
Shane Rahkola .... assistant camera (5 episodes, 2013)
Nicholas Owens .... camera operator (4 episodes, 2012)
Andrew Hardingham .... electrician (2 episodes, 2010-2012)
Edgar Deluen .... camera attachment (2 episodes, 2012)
 
Series Casting Department
Morgan Smallbone .... extras casting (39 episodes, 2010-2012)
Danielle Tigas .... casting associate (26 episodes, 2012-2013)
Nathan Lloyd .... casting (13 episodes, 2013)
Kari Scruby .... extras casting (13 episodes, 2013)
 
Series Costume and Wardrobe Department
Dan Owen .... key costume stand-by (23 episodes, 2010)
Kathryn Baker .... costume assistant (13 episodes, 2013)
Kirsten Buls .... standby costume (13 episodes, 2013)
Yolanda El Khouri .... costume assistant (13 episodes, 2013)
Amanda Irving .... costume supervisor (13 episodes, 2013)
Felice Mercorella .... costume assistant (13 episodes, 2013)
 
Series Editorial Department
Catherine Armstrong .... post-production producer / post-production coordinator / ... (58 episodes, 2010-2013)
Carol Johnston .... post house producer (52 episodes, 2010-2012)
John Kerron .... on-line editor (32 episodes, 2012-2013)
Dee McClelland .... colorist (26 episodes, 2010)
Gonzalo Echeverria .... assistant editor (13 episodes, 2013)
 
Series Music Department
Jess Moore .... music supervisor (39 episodes, 2010-2013)
Madeleine Cocolas .... music supervisor (39 episodes, 2012-2013)
Kai Schoormann .... music supervisor (26 episodes, 2010)
Scott Stevens .... music producer (26 episodes, 2012)
Torei Lista .... music editor (13 episodes, 2013)
 
Series Other crew
Liz Doran .... story editor / story consultant (39 episodes, 2010-2013)
Elisa Chaffer .... production secretary (26 episodes, 2010)
Greg Waters .... script editor (26 episodes, 2010)
Holly Phillips .... series story editor (26 episodes, 2012)
Rachel Knowles .... head of post production (17 episodes, 2010)
Ben Breen .... production accountant (13 episodes, 2013)
Emily Cameron .... production coordinator (13 episodes, 2013)
Trent Clarkson .... unit assistant (13 episodes, 2013)
Stephen Colyer .... dance supervisor (13 episodes, 2013)
Alyce Corbett .... Producer's Assistant (13 episodes, 2013)
David Critchley .... script coordinator (13 episodes, 2013)
Rob Durie .... unit assistant (13 episodes, 2013)
Sam Faull .... production runner (13 episodes, 2013)
Neil Fraser .... caterer (13 episodes, 2013)
Darren Hanna .... caterer (13 episodes, 2013)
Josh Mapleston .... script editor (13 episodes, 2013)
Helen O'Connor .... drama coach (13 episodes, 2013)
Lily Rolfe .... production secretary (13 episodes, 2013)
Gabrielle Sinclair .... location manager (13 episodes, 2013)
Rachael Vicary .... location assistant (13 episodes, 2013)
Morgan Smallbone .... production runner (12 episodes, 2010)
Louise Carey .... continuity (5 episodes, 2013)
Karen Mansfield .... continuity / script supervisor (4 episodes, 2013)
Oksana Sokol .... continuity (4 episodes, 2013)
 

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Australia:24 min
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Australia:G (some episodes) | Australia:PG (some episodes)

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Referenced in I Give It a Year (2013)See more »
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6 out of 10 people found the following review useful.
Really like it, 12 July 2012
Author: renoir6770 from Virginia, USA

I really liked this series and I hope there's more to come. My daughter does a mean tap, is on point, and loves lyrical and modern. I thought it was cool seeing the intense training and the true competitive nature of it all. Seeing Tara's struggles and Abigail's different struggles were interesting to me. Also watch Kat vie for her mother's real support was something I paid attention to as a mother. I'm no ballerina, so I have no shadow over my daughter. I just love seeing her performances during recitals and seeing how much she just taps outside of her class without even being aware of it. She also uses our railing for her stretching and will work her toe shoes frequently as well.

So even though there was some sort of closure for Tara's character at the end of season 2, so many new things popped up at the end that I would be very disappointed to find that there is no more to the show.

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