STUDIO A STARS OF THE FUTURE

We are proud to cater for so many talented students, many of whom are performing in shows around Sydney. At one point of time during 2014 we had 15 students performing in different shows at one time. Numerous students have appeared in State Dance, Schools Spectacular,Television Commercials, Casting Calls for Featured Movies and Theatre Productions. Studio A students can be seen as models in fashion accessory blogs and designer fashion labels. Our students have been accepted into various leading full time dance institutions. Students have appeared in TV programs and performed with famous identities.

ERICA GILES

Erica made her first professional debut last year when she won the role of Marta in the Sound of Music . Erica is only 10 and below are just some of her achievements to date.

Season – Gordon Frost Organisation – Capitol Theatre – 2015/16 – Marta
The Sound of Music Sydney Season New Year’s Eve – ABC TV – 2015 – Marta
The Sound of Music Sydney Season Introduction Special – Today Show 2015
Mary Poppins – Packemin Productions – 2015 – Children’s Ensemble
50th Anniversary Sound of Music Special – Today Show – 2015 – Gretl
Shire Musical Theatre 40th Anniversary Concert – 2014 – Gretl
The Sound of Music – Rockdale Musical Society – 2014 – Gretl
Annie Junior – Star Productions – Seymour Centre – 2013 – Orphan Ensemble

MIKAELA BINNS-RORKE

Miki is a member of the ACTORS STUDIO and also dances all facets at STUDIO A. She is 13 years of age and below is a list of her credits to date.

TVC’S: National Broadband Network, Tip Top Bread, Animal Scramble, Westpac Bank, Career One, Fujitsu Airconditioning, IGA, Big W Total Toy Domination 1 & 2 (Kishka)
Musical Society Productions- “Annie”, “Peter Pan”, “Wizard of Oz”(awarded the Children’s Award)
Dance- NSW Schools Spectacular
Short Film- Tea for Two
Website – ASIC Money Smart
TV- The Gruen Transfer (The Pitch); Mornings with Kerri-Anne; Channel 7 Morning Show
Radio- Big W Total Toy Domination 2
National Campaigns- Big W Total Toy Domination 1 (2014) & 2 (2015) as “Kishka” – advertorials, radio, print, TV

AIDAN MCLEOD

Aidan is a member of the ACTORS STUDIO and also dances all facets at STUDIO A.
Aidan is only 14 and has already performed in several Musical Productions including: Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dream Coat, Wizard Of Oz, Peter Pan, Beauty and The Beast and also played the lead role in Oliver.

In addition, Aidan has performed with ‘Sutherland Theatre Company’ in the 2013 production of ‘The Greatest ever Christmas Pageant’.

Aidan was also successful in making it through to the final round, for the Addams Family and more recently Matilda, beating thousands of hopeful entrants.

JULIA GREEN

Julia is a member of the ACTORS STUDIO here at STUDIO A. Julia has featured in the BBC mini series called ‘Penelope K by the Way’, a short film called ‘Feeling Lucky’ & a Feature film called ‘ Dead Europe.

Julia also featured in TVC which consist of, Ryobi power tools, Olay, Commonwealth Bank, Omo washing powder, VW / NRMA TVC. Julia has also performed in the musical at Riverside Theatre called ‘Candy Man’ with Wayne Scott Kermond and in Annie with Regals.

JAYNE FAVELLE

Jayne is our youngest member to make the STUDIO A STARS OF THE FUTURE. At only 6 years of age Jayne made it to the top 5 in the auditions for the professional production of The Sound of Music. Jayne then went on to feature in a Fantastic Furniture ad / TVC. We are looking forward to seeing what’s next in store for this little star.

ZOE IOANNOU

THEATRE / SINGING
NIDA GRADUATE / DIPLOMA MUSIC THEATRE

Annie – Sydney Lyric Theatre – as Pepper | James Morrison Jazz Concert – Solo Performance with James Morrison | The Voice 2012 Sarah De Bono – Backing Vocalist
Talent Development Project Graduation Concert – Backing Vocalist | Parkinsons Charity Concert – Talent Development Project – Performer | Political Celebratory Event – Le Montage – Solo Performer | International Womens Day Gala Ball – Western Hotel – Solo Performer | Penrith Panther’s – Corporate Event – Solo Performer

TELEVISION
Telstra ft. Jessica Mauboy – Feature | Dance Academy – Ongoing Guest Role – Paige – TV | Dance Academy – Guest Role – Paige – TV / ABC | St. George Bank – Lead 100%
Target – Lead 100% | Quakers Oats – Lead 100% | Uncle Toby’s – Featured Daughter | Target – Visual Girl “ Playhouse Disney – Featured Guest / 3 Episodes

DANCING
Olympic Torch Ceremony | New Years Eve at Hyde Park | New Years Eve at the Domain | Disney’s Teddy Bear’s Picnic | The Lord Mayor’s Picnic | SONY CD RECORDING | Annie Australian Cast – Pepper – Sony Music Entertainment – 2012