Tim McDowell

Tim trained in all facets of performing at the Victorian College of the Arts and the Dance Factory. He has performed in Opera Australia's Melbourne, Sydney and Edinburgh Festival seasons of Baz Lurman's production of A Midsummer Night's Dream. Other credits include, Mack and Mabel, West Side Story, Me and My Girl, My Fair Lady, Sweet Charity, Crazy for You, Fiddler on the Roof, Happy Days, Anything Goes, 42nd Street and The Wizard of Oz.

Tim has had an extensive twenty-year career not only in musical theatre, but has been seen in many television commercials, television series and corporate work throughout the world. Tim has also spent the last 8 years mentoring the next generation of dancers at Left Leg Studios, Hart School of Dance, VCA, BAPPA and as a regular and guest teacher at many other major Melbourne dance studios.

Our Classes

The Hart School of Dance offers tuition in various dance styles. Our general classes are theatrically based comprising of jazz, tap and we also offer Hip Hop, Cheer (Pom), Acro (Tumbling), Musical Theatre (Singing & Acting & Movement), Junior Ballet and inter/advanced Contemporary, Junior Boys class and specialised classes for Tiny Tots aged 2-4 and beginners aged 4 - 7. We cater to students wanting a fun class once a week as well as students wanting something more, including examinations, audition preparation, private tuition, competitions, representation and pre-professional training.

Meet Our Teachers

The team of experienced professional dancers are dedicated to fun learning for all levels!

Find Us

Sassafras Mechanics Institute Hall
Mt Dandenong Tourist Road
Sassafras VIC 3787