Staff
Artistic Director
Sally K Pearson
Graduate Diploma of Education (Applied Learning), Bachelor of Arts, Diploma of Dance & Performance, Diploma of Small Companies and Community Theatre, Nationally Accredited Teacher of Dance D.F.T.A, Cert IV Training and Assessment, Cert IV Business Management.

Choreographer, dancer, teacher, artist and entrepreneur, Sally is the driving force behind Dance Initiative Productions. With a vast experience in many dance styles including; tap, jazz, ballet, contemporary, ballroom, latin, burlesque cabaret and musical theatre as well as the dramatic arts, Sally combines multiple genres to produce original professional theatre productions.

Sally welcomes the opportunity to share her passion and skills for dancing and theatre to people of all ages and abilities and is known to inspire students to explore dance and performance styles in a happy and rewarding environment. Sally has created and toured several cabaret dance and theatre productions throughout Regional Victoria and produces many original works at the Potato Shed Theatre in Drysdale where she is also a part of and supported by the Theatre 3Triple2 Organisation.
Dance Instructor
Georgia Walker
Dance Initiative Productions Trained Dance Instructor, Diploma in Counselling: Advanced Study Major in Child Development and Effective Parenting, Working With Children Check.

Georgia has been a member of Dance Initiative Productions since 2011 and Dance Captain for D.I.P’s cabaret productions from 2013 to 2015. Georgia has performed seasonally as dancer at the Potato Shed Theatre and at other local public events including the Bodies in Space Art Exhibition on Geelong’s Waterfront in 2015. Georgia has facilitated multiple public performance opportunities for Dance Initiative students including appearances at; Mountain to Mouth ceremony in Drysdale, the Annual Family Fun Day Festival at the Potato Shed and the Pumpkin Fair in Leopold.

Georgia is a qualified Counsellor who specialises in Child Development and Effective Parenting. Her vast knowledge in these areas help to inform her of each young dance student’s individual learning progress and needs. Her approachable and compassionate manner toward children has inspired many to achieve remarkable personal heights. Georgia is a proud mother of three children who are also included in our End of Year Productions.