Barre Fitness Instructors at the Wellness Centre Wollongong
Miriam has a great passion for dance and has been in the industry for the past 15 years.
Throughout her dance career she has been trained in a variety of styles, including Ballet,
Jazz, Contemporary, Hip hop and Latin. She first started her RAD Ballet training at the age of
7, at Lynette Whitley’s School of Dance.
Miriam has performed numerous repertoire pieces from classics such as Sleeping Beauty,
The Nutcracker, Swan Lake, Snow Queen and Alice in Wonderland.
In 2012, Miriam became a certified Zumba instru ctor. She taught different styles including Salsa, Merengue, Flamenco, Reggaeton, Cumbia and Tango.Miriam has also studied at the ‘Academy of Music and Performing Arts’, graduatin g with aBa chelor of Dance, majoring in Ballet. She is currently teaching at PDA school of Dance in Mossvale.
Miriam is a certified barreattack teacher, her classes combine a strong foundation of ballettechnique with high intensity w orkouts. She is so excited to be bringing her love of danceand fitness to the Wellness Centre. Check out some more images of Miriam in her spare time HERE
Arkie is a current dance assistant, competitive cheerleader, and showteam/soloist dancer for a local studio, and has trained in ballet, modern, jazz, hip-hop, and tap dance styles in addition to cheerleading and acrobatics/tumbling.
She has performed as a Junior and Intermediate Cheerleader for the Hawks NBL during the 2009-2011 seasons.
Arkie completed ADAP ballet qualifications in 2010/2011, and completed Barre Attack Instructor certification with Body Maestro in 2013.
Arkie aims to compliment the Wellness Centre Barre Attack classes with a strong ballet focus, tailoring the movements (and terminology) to suit all ages, fitness and experience levels - prior dance capability is not a pre-requisite.