Synergy Dance Festival

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

Synergy Dance Festival previously named 'Sydney West Dance Festival' has been running successfully for the past 30 years, providing dance performance opportunities for Kindergarten to Year 12 NSW public school students in a professional theatre environment.

Our mission is to make the festival inclusive to all ages all ages, genders, experience and public schools to showcase dance as a performing art within the guidelines of the K-12 Dance syllabus and to appreciate the collaborative effort of school teachers, students and parents in presenting dance performances.


The 2022 Synergy Dance Festival was held from Tuesday 7 June to Thursday 16 June in The Evans Theatre, Penrith Panthers Rugby Leagues Club.

Congratulations to all schools who participated in the festival on a fantastic showcase of dance. 


Further information for the 2023 Synergy Dance Festival will be made available in Term 1 2023.

Visit the Synergy Dance Festival website.

COVID-19 notice

The operation of this program is contingent on advice provided by the NSW Department of Education in consultation with NSW Health. All activities will adhere to the DoE COVID-19 guidelines and restrictions.

Visit the COVID-19 and public schools in NSW web page for more information.


Rebecca Holmes
Festival Chairperson
Sue Dawson
Arts Coordination Officer


The Evans Theatre, Penrith Panthers Rugby Leagues Club
123 Mulgoa Road
Penrith NSW 2750

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