Jazz & Contemporary
Isabella (Miss Izzy), born in Newcastle, began dancing at the age of 4 at Marie Walton Mahon Dance Academy in Lambton. Here she trained for 18 years, studying Classical Ballet (RAD), Jazz, Contemporary, and National Character (Korobushka).
Isabella graduated from Hunter School of Performing Arts in 2008, completing her HSC Dance, where she was nominated for 'Callback'. Her dance performances include featuring in The Australian Dance Awards (Sydney Opera House), Sydney Eisteddfod, Schools Spectacular, Starstruck (featured dancer), Hunter and State Dance Festivals, and, State Shakespeare Festival.
Graduating from the University of Newcastle in 2014, Isabella holds a Bachelor of Business (Marketing Major) and a Diploma in Languages (French Major). During her studies, she continued dancing as well as teaching dance at Warners Bay High School for 3 years, choreographing for Hunter Dance Festival.
Isabella has been an instructor at Ablaze Dance Academy for over 4 years now, specialising in Jazz and Contemporary classes, along with choreographing eisteddfod groups and solos.