MELBOURNE BALLET ACADEMY
Mr Brian Hewitt ARAD
(ARAD. M.B.B.O. ADV. DIP PDTC AUSTRALIAN BALLET SCHOOL)
Upon completion of his training at the Royal Ballet School in London, Brian went on to perform with the Royal Opera Ballet, The Royal Ballet, The English National Ballet companies before becoming the Founder/Director of the Scottish Contemporary Dance Theatre in Glasgow. He has also acted in both stage and television productions in the U.K and worked for Walt Disney Productions. In 1981 Brian was invited to Australia to establish the Dance Department at the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts (WAAPA), at the Edith Cowan University in Perth. On moving to Melbourne in 1995, Brian studied and graduated from the Professional Dance teachers Course at the Australian Ballet School. He has since taught at many of the major institutions including the Australian Ballet School, The Victorian College of the Arts, The National Theatre Ballet School and Dance World 301.