Yvette Stanford

Yvette started her dance training, with Hart School of Dance, at nine years old. For the past nine years, she has continued to study dance, covering a wide array of styles and techniques. Throughout this period Yvette has been involved in many competitions and events including: two Rock Eisteddfod Challenges and two AASCF Cheerleading and Dance Nationals, in Sydney and Queensland (coming home with two national titles).

Other performances include: dancing for the starlight children's foundation, a charity performance with the cast of Chitty Chitty Bang Bang at Her Majesties Theatre Melbourne, an appearance at the Melbourne Comedy Festival and performing as part of the Children’s chorus in the stage show Candy Man with Wayne Scott Kerman at the Playhouse Melbourne. In 2015, Yvette began her training at Left Leg Studios as a scholarship student.

Recently Yvette was selected as a NBL Melbourne United Cheerleader, where she performs in front of 10,000 people weekly. She also works regularly as a promotional model and dancer for various entertainment and corporate events. Yvette worked as an assistant teacher for HSD in 2014 and is now currently teaching in her own right. She also has begun to Freelance at many schools in Melbourne.

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