Training Programs

Please join BDC Theater choreographer and teacher, Jim Cooney, and Director of Educational Programming, Bonnie Erickson, for a series of Workshops and Information Sessions. In our mission to inspire the world to dance, it's important that we meet other dance educators and students from around the globe to keep us inspired.

Workshop includes musical theatre dance class with technical warm-up and original choreography, question and answer session with Bonnie and Jim, and scholarships to our International Student Visa Program as well as other prizes.

BDC brings NYC to you!


February 23 - 27

Sun, February 24, 2013 Mon, February 25, 2013
Venue WA DANCE EXPO 2013
RNDM Performing Arts Centre, Sacred Heart College
Venue Western Australia Academy of Performing Arts
Address 1 Padbury Circle, Sorrento, Western Australia 6020 Address 2 Bradford St  Mt Lawley
Western Australia 6050

Come visit us at the Expo!


Open/Seniors: 6:30-8:30pm
$60 US (approx. $58 Australian) includes: Original Choreography, Free BDC T-Shirt and Q&A Session.

Registration is closed

Tue, February 26, 2013  
Venue Talent Co Dance & Entertainment  
Address 3/39 Innovation Court,
Wangara 6065

Junior Workshop
(14 & under): 5-6pm

Senior Workshop
(15+): 6:30-8:30pm

Ticket prices include a $5 credit on BDC Merchandise





February 28 - March 2

Fri, March 1, 2013 Sat, March 2, 2013
Venue Ministry of Dance
Venue The Space
Address Level 1, 64-90 Sutton Street North Melbourne VIC 3051 Address 318 Chapel Street
Prahran VIC 3181



Open (Ages 10+):



March 3 - 6

Sun, March 3, 2013 Mon, March 4, 2013
Venue The Village Performing Arts Centre
Venue Sydney Dance Company
Address Unit 4/85-91 O'Riordan St. Alexandria NSW 2015 Address The Warf, Pier 4, Hickson Rd. Walsh Bay NSW 2000

Beg/Int (Ages 10+):
Adv/Pro (Ages 16+):


Dance Educator Wine & Cheese reception -- our chance to meet and connect with the wonderful dance teachers and studio owners of Sydney. Wine, cheese, BDC swag bags, and good fellowshipping!
5pm - 8pm
(Open to all industry!)




March 8 - 10

Sat, March 9, 2013 Sun, March 10, 2013
Venue Albert Waterways Community Centre Venue ADPI
Address Corner of Hooker Blvd and Sunshine Blvd
Mermaid Waters, QLD 4218
Address 31-33 Collingwood Street
Albion QLD 4010
Times Beginner/Intermediate:
1:30 - 4pm
4 - 6:30pm
Times Beginner/Intermediate:
10am - 12:30pm
1:00 - 3:30pm
Please visit United Dance Alliance for
registration information at

Please visit United Dance Alliance for
registration information at


BDC is proud to partner with the following organizations:

Bonnie EricksonBonnie Erickson
Director of Educational Programming

Jim Cooney
Jim Cooney

Faculty Advisor