INTERNS

Kaiya Camilleri - "Pixie".  14 years old.

Pixie has been dancing 11 years, 9 of which have been at the awesome Dance Machine Studio which has given her the strong foundational training to help her become the dancer she is today.

Her first ever encounter with DANCE PRESCRIPTION was back in 2015 when she was just 11 years old and her successful audition brought her so much joy that she was eager to get to work on her jazz technique! Since then, she has participated in multiple different companies and programs in order to further develop her movement quality and passion for dance including Pantheon Dance Crew in 2016 and a full scholarship for the Locredo Dance Company in 2017 followed by the Locredo Elite Development Program later that year. She is also an Inspire Dancewear Ambassador.

Pixie’s other achievements include performing at Rod Laver Arena with The Wiggles in 2015 and participating in a dance tour of Los Angeles, performing on Hollywood BLVD, Disneyland and Universal Studios with Dance Machine Studio in 2014

Pixie is very successful in all dance competitions, her recent achievements in this field include 3 x Metro Jazz Championship Dancer, Goodwill Jazz Champion, MPAC Contemporary Champion, Overall Highest Scoring solo for GTB Melbourne, Rainbow Teen Ultimate Dancer and Highest Scoring Teen solo.

In the future, Pixie aims to become a professional dancer and to travel the world. She is also inspired to open her own dance studio so she can pass on her love of dance to future generations and help them to achieve their dancing goals and dreams.

Jade Williamson - "Flea".  11 years old.

Tiny Flea hails all the way from Sydney, Australia! She has danced since the age of 2 at Joanne Williamson Dance Academy (JWDA) where she has received incredible training in ballet, jazz, lyrical, contemporary, hip hop and gymnastics. She trains with Dr. Lisa every second week at her home studio, as part of a select group of JWDA Cadets.

This is Flea’s 3rd year of DANCE PRESCRIPTION, having auditioned successfully in 2016 and 2017 and she travels all the way down from Sydney to Melbourne just to train with this extraordinary group of people.

She is currently in Grade 5 RAD, having received distinctions in every ballet exam since she commenced! Some of Flea’s other highlighted achievements include:

·      National Lyrical Champion at Showcase 2018

·      Regional Champion at Hollywood Bound 2016, 2017 and 2018.

·      Regional Champion at Showcase 2014, 2016.

·      Runner up Dancer of the Year at Showcase 2016.

·      Get the Beat Regional Champion 2017.

Flea has been kicking goal after goal this year and has been growing in both skills and confidence. Dr. Lisa is so pumped for you to all meet this humble, hardworking ball of talent - definitely keep an eye on little Flea!

I am achieving goals in leaps and bounds after joining DANCE PRESCRIPTION! Dr. Lisa is such a positive person and I leave class each time with a smile on my face. I am so excited to become a Lab Assistant Intern and can’t wait for the future ahead!
— Brave
 I am so excited to be back training in the studio with the guidance of Dr. Lisa and all of the amazing fellow dancers. It is a feeling like no other, to be in a room full of talented and likeminded dancers ready to work hard and inspire others.
— Pixie

Annabelle Tran - "Tran Tracks".  9 years old.

Tran Tracks is the youngest current Intern, but don’t be fooled by her age - this hardworking power packet is one of the most talented and hard working young athletes that Dr. Lisa has ever met!

Having started dancing when she was 3 years old, saying that Tran Tracks loves dancing is an understatement! Every spare minute is dedicated to perfecting her passion for the art of dancing. She has danced at Point Cook Performing Arts since the very beginning where she has received excellent training in ballet, tap and jazz.

Tran Tracks won the the Audrey Nicholls Ballet Award back in 2016, and both 2017 and 2018, she managed to maintain top 3 positions. She was involved in Melbourne City Youth Ballet Giselle Production 2018, as well as Victorian State Ballet The Nutcracker 2018. Recently, she was awarded as Miss Mini Prodigy 2018 and she qualified in Ballet Teacher Workshop Final. This year, she was awarded the 2018 Capezio Most Exceptional Attitude Junior Award in International Ballet Workshop.

Tran Tracks is known as a friendly, confident and hard working athlete who loves her peers and strives harder to perfect her love and passion in the art of dance, and always is thankful for her mentors and teachers who help her along the way. Keep an eye out for this one - she’s definitely one to watch!

Sharnika Chamberlain - "Brave".  11 years old.

This dancer/model/star has been in DANCE PRESCRIPTION for 2 years now, having commenced in 2017. She trains at her home studio Dance Extreme Performing Arts Studio where she began her dance journey 8 years ago.

One of her highlights this year so far (apart from being part of DANCE PRESCRIPTION) has been in her role as a Dancewriter Ambassador where she has been the face of the annual Gala to raise money for the National Breast Cancer Foundation as well as writing a monthly blog for the Dancewriter Magazine as well.

She is a winner of the International Ballet Workshops Scholarship and has won the Aggregate at numerous prestigious dance competitions.

She has been modelling since the age of 3, appearing in many major modelling, TVC and radio campaigns. Some of her achievements include working with Hamish & Andy, Kmart, Target, Coles, Jetstar, Britex, Officeworks, Anaconda and Spotlight. This year she has modelled in the Virgin Australia Melbourne Fashion Festival (VAMFF) for Seed and Marni Clothing, Studio 7 Dancewear, Inspire Dancewear and many others.

Brave aims to inspire others to be BRAVE, take risks and to have the courage to follow their dreams. She is beyond excited to be training to be a DANCE PRESCRIPTION Lab Assistant!

Daisy Boo Allen - "Seed".  11 years old.

Seed is one of the newest DANCE PRESCRIPTION Interns, having joined DANCE PRESCRIPTION only this year! She trains at the renown Melbourne studio, Jason Coleman’s Ministry of Dance in all styles including Cecchetti Ballet through which she was the Noelle Aitken Cecchetti Ballet Award Winner in 2016 and 2017. She has won numerous other ballet awards including being the International Ballet Workshop Dusty Button Scholarship Winner and International Ballet Workshop Ken Ludden Scholarship Winner. She is fortunate to train under the expert tuition of Effie Papoulias, Adrian Ricks, Romy Vuksan, Scott Pokormy, Tim Barnes, Diana Ricks, Jordan Charles Herbert and Mitch Fistrovic.

She is an ambassador for Pink Lemon Dance Wear, Big Dance, and is heavily involved in Ambassador roles for charity, including The Dance Writer where she performed a solo at the successful Gala night, raising money for breast cancer and Act Now Speak Later as well as performing at the MCG as the lead in the Alannah Madeline Foundation Charity Event.

Seed adores performing and has loved being involved with SCIMM Dance Company for the last 2 years, performing a lead role in their most recent show. She also performed in “Sleeping Beauty, A Knight Avenger’s Tale”, produced by Bonnie Lythgoe at The Comedy Theatre in Melbourne and was involved in the television show Larry The Wonderpup, soon to be released on Channel 7! She was also selected to perform in the Jojo Siwa Australian tour as a dancer and in the fashion parade.

Seed is very successful in all dance competitions, just some of her recent achievements include:

·      Miss Junior Ultimate Dancer KAR 2018   

·      2018 GTB Overall Regional Champion Winner

·      2018 VPAC Aggregate Champion 10 & U12 and Overall Grand Aggregate Winner

·      2017 Follow Your Dreams Lyrical Neo Classical Jazz and Hip Hop National Champion

·      2017 VPAC Sub Junior Theatrical Champion, Classical Champion and Aggregate Winner 8 & U10

Seed loves more than anything being a part of DANCE PRESCRIPTION and training with likeminded dancers who inspire her every day. She is so excited to be training to be an assistant one day!

Being part of Dance Prescription Team has been one of the best things that has happened in my life. I love it so much!
— Tran Tracks