Rebecca Gray dance studio

REBECCA GRAY

RGD Director & Hip Hop Teacher

Rebecca is the owner  and director of Rebecca Gray Dance. Rebecca has 25 years of dance experience in Ballet, Jazz and Hip hop. Rebecca has completed all levels of RAD Ballet and NZAMD Jazz and now examines for

the APDA Urban Ignition Syllabus. Rebecca set up RGD Studios in 2010 with the goal of creating a positive and uplifting environment for students to excel in dance.

AMBER SCOTT

Hip Hop Dance Teacher

Amber has over 20 years of teaching experience behind her, preparing kids for both dance examinations, and competitive dance. 

Amber examines for the APDA Dance exams and is the Choreographer for the ‘Urban Ignition’ Hip Hop Dance Syllabus.

Amber thrives on seeing kids grow in their passion for dance, in a positive, fun and energetic environment and prides herself in pulling out the potential of each student.

CAITLIN WALKER

Jazz Dance Teacher

Caitlin has trained in Jazz, Ballet, Musical Theatre, Tap, Irish Dance, Contempary, Hip Hop and Latin Dance. She was successfully accepted to Brent Street Studios in 2015 where she completed her Diploma of Musical Theatre. Caitlin has worked as both a teacher and as a choreographer for the APDA syllabus, with a wealth of experience spanning over 10 years. Caitlin hopes to inspire the same love for dance that she was given from her teachers as a student

MEET THE TEAM

TIM HOSKINS

Jazz & Contemporary Dance Teacher

Tim has trained in Jazz, Ballet, Musical Theatre, Tap, Commercial and Contemporary. Tim completed a Cert IV in Dance at Brent Street in Sydney. He has sat JazzAddict dance exams to Solo Seal and is now an examiner for the APDA syllabus. Tim loves to see his students flourish and strive to be the best that they can be.

MADDY BARNETT

Hip Hop Dance & Competitive Teacher

 From 2013-2017 Maddy was a member of Bubblegum, Sorority and Royal Family dance crew. She has attended the World Hip Hop Championships 5 times and have received 3 medals.  Maddy travelled extensively throughout her dance career and has been part of music videos such as Sorry, Children, and What Do you Mean by Justin Bieber, Love (PSY) and Toto (Drax Project). Maddy loves working with competition students and choreographing world class routines. 

ASHLEY MEDCALFE

Hip Hop Dance & Competitive Teacher

Ashley has been a trained dancer since she was 5 with a background in Modern Jazz, Tap and Hiphop. She then pursued Hip hop extensively dancing with triple8funk dance company, freshmans and IDCO. Ashley has a wealth of experience in Hip Hop competitions and leads the Lynx dance crew at RGD Studios 

Hip Hop Dance Teacher

AMAAYA JOHN

Hip Hop Dance Teacher

Amaaya has 11 years of dance experience in jazz, hip hop and contemporary. She has also recently received her Urban Ignition Teacher Certificate. She strives to help her students improve their dance skills and instil confidence in them so that they can reach their full potential.

SAMYA POWELL

Jazz & Hip Hop Dance Teacher

Samyah has been making statements in the urban dance scene since she was 8 years old. Samyah is well versed in a variety of urban dance styles and has over a decade of performance experience, appearing in three of the music videos for Justin Bieber’s visual album ‘Purpose’ (created by Parris Goebel), winning countless medals representing New Zealand at the World Hip Hop Dance Championships and performing worldwide, all before the age of eighteen.

Samyah has been making statements in the urban dance scene since she was 8 years old. Samyah is well versed in a variety of urban dance styles and has over a decade of performance experience, appearing in three of the music videos for Justin Bieber’s visual album ‘Purpose’ (created by Parris Goebel), winning countless medals representing New Zealand at the World Hip Hop Dance Championships and performing worldwide, all before the age of eighteen.

SIGOURNEY SMITH

Hip Hop Dance Teacher

Sigourney has experience in Hip Hop, Jazz, Tap, Contemporary and has spent many years performing on stage. Dancing since the age of seven Sigourney’s passion for dance and working with young children has continued to grow. Sigourney’s degree in Early Childhood Education supports her with teaching the youngest dancers at RGD. Sigourney has a passion for fostering children’s individuality through dance.

BRODIE RECORD

Hip Hop Dance Teacher

More to come soon...

JADE AZZOPARDI

Jazz Dance Teacher

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9/18 Hannigan Dr, St Johns, Auckland 1072, New Zealand

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