Katrina Orenstein

(ARAD RTS, RAD Teachers Diploma /Bachelor or Dance and Education)Ballet (RAD), Level Jazz and Modern classes, Ready Set Ballet and Ready Set Dance

Katrina grew up in Tamworth attending En Avant Dance Studio under the guidance of Sally Keft-Gill. Having studied ballet from aged 3 Katrina trained in Ballet, Jazz & Contemporary completing RAD Ballet graded and vocational examinations with Honours. Upon completing HSC Dance she auditioned and was accepted into QUT to study dance at tertiary level. Upon graduating Queensland University of Technology (QUT) with a Bachelor of Dance + Bachelor of Education, Katrina taught HSC Dance and Drama in high schools, as well as the Dance program in several primary schools around Sydney. Wanting to focus on dance technique and Ballet within the private dance studio setting Katrina opened Studio K Dance in Elanora Heights running a business and studying a Diploma of Dance Teaching Studies with the Royal Academy of Dance.  Having graduated from the Royal Academy of Dance, Katrina's students annually achieved excellent RAD Ballet examination results. Following some ill health in 2019 Katrina closed her school and took 9 months off to recuperate and recover. She is now back with enthusiasm and looks forward to passing on her passion and knowledge of Dance to the students of Dynamite in 2021.