Heather Barraclough

Adv Dip Dance Contemporary/Classical Ballet, RAD Ballet, SFD Jazz, SFD Tap, DanceSport Ballroom, Bridal Dance


Studio owner and Director Heather Barraclough teaches a wide range of dance styles and holds a Advance diploma in Dance as well as her teaching qualification from the Royal Academy of Dance (RAD Ballet). An examiner for Southern Federation of Dance (Jazz and Tap) and is an accredited coach with DanceSport Australia .

Her most recent professional credits include: Dancer in Jupiter’s Casino Stage Spectacular “Tempo Rouge” (2006), “Zingara” (2007). Before opening up Gerrard’s Performing Arts Centre she was dance captain for Sea World on the Gold Coast and at The Brazilian Touch Theatre Restaurant Brisbane. As a professional dancer she has worked with many different artists and choreographers in the commercial dance and theatre area.

Heather has over 20yrs of teaching experience. Heather has also worked for the Australian Sports Commission and delivers dance programmes in primary schools in the main stream and in the SEP.


Hayley Iffland

A(Dip).C.B.A. – C.I.C.B. Certificate IV CUA40313 (Cecchetti Ballet), Jazz, Tap, Musical Theatre (Song and Dance) Contemporary, Adult Tap


Studio Owner and Director Hayley Iffland is a professional dancer, choreographer and teacher. She holds a Diploma in Dance (Queensland Dance School of Excellence – Classical Ballet Full Time) her Associate Diploma Teaching Qualification from Cecchetti Ballet International, and Certificate IV In Musical Theatre and Commercial Dance (ED5 Performing Arts International Full Time Course).

She has been working professionally across Australia and South East Asia for the past 10 years in the commercial dance industry. Credits include –

Phoenix Entertainment Brisbane, “Voices” By Jayanthi – Siva Lecolley and Michael Corbridge – Dancer/Choreographer (QUT Brisbane, Black Box Theatre Singapore), Arsmedia Singapore, Wild Rice Productions, CPG Concepts, Millennium Entertainment, Alikhan Live Entertainment (Barbie Live, Justice League Live, Transformers Live),RWS Sentosa Singapore, SeaWorld and Movieworld (2008-2011) and Brazilian Touch Theatre Restaurant Brisbane (2008-2011).

Adam Iffland – Drama

adam waterworld

Adam Iffland is an accomplished radio announcer, voice over artist and live show announcer/actor. He currently works at Gold FM on the gold coast as a live announcer and voice over artist. His professional credits include: WaterWorld  Universal Studios Singapore – Lead Actor  “The Deacon”, SeaWorld live show Announcer and actor as well as working for the Southern Austereo Media Group.

Alex-Izabella Massouras – Ballet, Jazz, Contemporary


Alex-Izabella Massouras has trained and teaches in many styles including RAD/Cecchetti Classical Ballet, ATOD Jazz and Tap, Contemporary and Hip Hop. Her qualifications include Certificate IV in dance, and she is currently studying her Diploma in Dance. Her professional dance experience includes: Dancer for Movieworld Events including “White Christmas” and “Carnivale” and working as a dancer/suit operator and hostess for Showtime Attractions in various Nickelodeon/Cadbury/DreamWorks shows.

Cleon Barraclough

Musical Theatre Singing


Cleon is an accomplished pianist with formal training in Classical and Jazz. In 2008, Cleon gained an Advanced Diploma of Improvisation, Majoring in Piano.

Cleon has been a professional, contemporary pianist for over 10 years, performing at a wide range of east coast venues with various performers from established soloists to big bands. He has also directed numerous recordings/bands and released his own original album ‘Globalectic” in 2011. With airplay on radio stations including National ABC, Cleon’s compositions and performances are internationally renowned.




Adele Bube – Stretch and Strength Instructor

Adele Bube is a fully qualified Gymnastics Coach. She trains many competitors/teams for local and national competitions.

Andrew Fairfull – DanceSport Ballroom

Andrew has trained and competed in Latin American, Standard and New Vogue both locally and internationally. He was also in the final 15 of So You Think You Can Dance Australia Season 1. He is a freelance teacher and choreographer who teachers at various locations.