The Russian School of ballet is proud to introduce our second new teacher for 2019 – Stefania du Toit!. Stefania will be teaching our Contemporary 2 (Intermediate) class on Tuesdays, 5.30-7.00pm. Ms.Du Toit, Graduated with a Distinction from The Cape Academy of Performing Arts where she received her diploma in Performing Arts and other related studies. She is also a certified Pilates instructor. For 4 years, Stefania was a member of the Cape Dance Company (contemporary dance company).
Stefania Du Toit
LOCAL AND INTERNATIONAL EXPERIENCE
Stefania is trained in dance, drama and singing and has performed on many highly acclaimed national and international stages, such as: Artscape, the Teatro, Alvin Ailey Dance Theatre, Edinburgh Arts Festival, Salisbury Arts Festival, The Grahamstown National Arts Festival, Joburg Theatre, The Fugard theatre and Pretoria State Theatre- just to name a few.
Straight out of college Ms.Du Toit has been involved in music videos, theatre shows, musical theatre, TV and big corporate functions such as: Starlight Express the musical, Princess Jasmine, in Janice Honeymans Pantomime Aladdin, Rocky Horror Show the musical, Reik Na Die Sterre (dance captain) die musical, Moffie (physical theatre), Swing and Assistant dance captain in Singin in the Rain the musical (world tour), Annie the musical, Evita the musical (world tour), Jonathan Roxmouth Musicals In Concert, Afrikaans is Groot, Bidvest, The Voice S1, PSL Awards, EOH, The Nedbank Golf Challenge and the Bevcan advert.
Stefania has also been involved in co-directing and choreography for 2 of Hyde Park High School’s major musical theatre productions, she choreographed for The Royal Escape Experience and The Bright Rock Players Choice Awards just to highlight a few. Her teaching experience includes 3 years at Osrin and Goldsmith Dance Studio where she has been teaching and choreographing Tap for many competitions and exam work. Stefania assisted many dance and fitness studios with Adult Ballet, Dance fitness, Contemporary Dance and Fitness classes. Stefania also provides personal training to clients in the privacy of their own homes.