Our Team

Meet StreetTread’s team of highly trained teachers.
Our team bring a wealth of talent and experience to our classes
and they love to share everything they know.

Michelle

Michelle - Owner and Director, StreetTread Dance Studio Team

Dance and music has always been a passion in Michelle’s life. She has danced in the styles of Ballet, Jazz, Modern and lyrical, Hip Hop, Contemporary, Tap, and Acrobatics. Training professionally in dance, following high school, at Brent Street Studios in Sydney, Michelle then moved on to performing locally in crews and corporate events around Brisbane. With a desire to expand her skills internationally she took to training, performing, and teaching in the UK, USA, and Canada. Now with 15 years of teaching experience at schools including Mad Dance House, All That Dance, and Premier Dance Studio, Michelle is starting her own street feel dance school to pass her passion and love for dance on to kids out there.

  • Diploma of Modern Teaching FATD 2003
  • Brent Street Studios Full Time Course SYDNEY 2003
  • Bachelor of Leisure Management majoring in Tourism GRIFFITH UNIVERSITY 2005
  • Level 1 Gymnastics coach GYMNASTICS AUSTRALIA 2006
  • Tour Guide & Dance Choreographer for All That Dance USA Tour 2010
  • NRL Cheerleader 2015/2016
  • Brisbane Heat Dance Crew 2015/2016
  • First Aid Certificate
  • Blue Card

 

Alexia

Alexia joins us from the circus. Her family has seven generations of circus performers which makes acrobatics second nature to her. Not only that, she’s currently training in rhythmic gymnastics to compete in the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo, Japan. Alexia started ballet when she was four years old and has studied internationally in the US at Miami City Ballet and Houston Ballet and locally at the Queensland Ballet Academy, Queensland National Ballet and the Australian Ballet. She recently completed her Advanced Diploma in Dance and now has her sights set on a degree in teaching..

  • Advanced Diploma of Dance, Queensland National Ballet
  • Diploma of Dance, Queensland Dance and Performing Arts
  • Queensland Ballet Pre-Professional Program 2016
  • Miami City Ballet Pre-Professional II 2015-16
  • Houston Ballet Summer Program (Level 7) 2015
  • Queensland National Ballet 2014-15
  • Blue Card
  • Major awards:
    – Australian National Gymnatics Championship 2017 – 1st place, Rhythmic Gymnastics
    – Australian National Gymnatics Championship 2015 – 2nd place, Rhythmic Gymnastics
    – Marilyn Jones Scholarship 2014
    – Borovansky Scholarship 2013

 

China

China has had a passion for hip hop and all things dance for as long as she can remember. She has been dancing at Mill Street Studios (formerly known as Kim’s Dance Studio) in Goodna, Ipswich for 15 years where she fell in love with dance culture. China is trained in hip hop, jazz, CSTD tap and ballet, contemporary/lyrical, musical theatre and has been competing in dance for almost 10 years.

China is also currently dancing and training with one of Australia’s best hip hop crews. The Home Base Dance Company and has competed in multiple hip hop competitions including House of Champions, Australian Dance Crew Championships, World Supremacy Battlegrounds and World of Dance.

China has taught and choreographed for several Brisbane high schools and now she’s excited about taking her teaching experience to the next level at StreetTread Dance Studio.

  • The Home Base Varsity Crew
  • Queensland Reds Super Rugby Performance Team (The Home Base)
  • Cert II in Active Volunteering
  • Blue Card

Aimee

Aimee - StreetTread Team

Aimee brings an abundance of performance and technical experience to the StreetTread team. She has been dancing at All That Dance Studio in Ashgrove, Brisbane for 15 years where she immersed herself in a passion she’s had for as long as she can recall. Aimee is trained in hip hop, jazz, tap, contemporary and has performed competitively for 10 years. She loves being on stage. Dancing has been an integral part of Aimee’s life for many years and now she’s excited to share her experiences and knowledge with the next generation of dance superstars.

  • Cert II in Health Support Services
  • First Aid Certificate
  • Blue Card
  • Bachelor of Nursing

 

Allyscia

Allyscia has been an assistant teacher at StreetTread since 2017. She’s assisted in teaching and preparing for our StreetTread events and in our Hip Hop & Groove classes. Allyscia has always had a passion in Dance, music, and Acrobatics. When Allyscia was 5 years old she did a year of contemporary dancing. She then continued to do gymnastics for 7 years at Club Dynamite. When Allyscia was 12 she started at StreetTread in styles of Acrobatics, Street Jazz, and Lyrical and has continued building her skills, flexibility, and strength each year.

Allyscia also has a passion for Makeup and is building up her own business. Check out her Instagram page @makeup_by_allyscia.