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Greater Western Sydney Senior Dance Ensemble

Region: Metro South and West Metropolitan North | Penrith
Years 7 to 12
Local arts program Public schools Dance

The Greater Western Sydney Senior Dance Ensemble is for talented dancers in Years 7 to 12 from NSW public schools across Greater Western Sydney to develop their skills above and beyond their local school level.

Students are provided with the opportunity to perform in an ensemble at a potential regional and state level.  The Ensemble is also aimed at catering for students who have limited access to dance ensembles at their school.

Students in the ensemble work with specialist dance teachers and choreographers and other like-minded students to rehearse and perform dance works for the Western Sydney based dance festivals and audition to perform at the State Dance Festival and Schools Spectacular. 


  • In 2023, the GWS Senior Dance Ensemble will have 4 full day rehearsals in preparation for Synergy Dance Festival.  Details to be confirmed.
  • Applications for the GWS Senior Dance Ensemble will open at the end of Term 1, 2023.


Jenni Bittar
Arts Coordination Officer
Greater Western Sydney Ensembles