IAID Spotlight Featuring Classical Ballet Students

46Sharing with you IAID Spotlight Featuring IAID Classical Ballet Students and the newest IAID Classical Ballet Instructor Ms. Megan Schoeman.The night started with a classical ballet performance from Ms. Megan Schoeman


Megan started dancing at the age of five and has achieved many accolades in her dancing career. At the age of 7, she became a member of the The State Theatre Ballet of Pretoria –  South Africa, and performed in classical ballet “The Nutcracker”. She then went on to complete all vocational graded examinations with The Royal Academy of Dance, and completed her Advanced 1 and 2 vocational graded examinations with ISTD at the Waterfront Theatre College. She also trained under the famous South-African choreographer/director of KMAD company, Kelsey Middleton, and is now a qualified ballet, contemporary and modern dance teacher. Ms. Megan is very passionate, dedicated and committed to dance and her career as a teacher. She believes that through dance we get the immeasurable opportunity to express emotions through movement. She takes great pleasure in imparting knowledge to students to become the very best they can be.

Primary students on the center stage for their short but sweet performance entitled “Surprise Party”


BTDA  Winter Examinations 2015 Certificate Giving for Primary Students with IAID Artistic Director Dr. Dimple Rajesh

Grade 1 students on the center stage for their performance entitled “Spring Time”


BTDA  Winter Examinations 2015 Certificate Giving for Grade 1 Students with IAID Center Manager Ms. Sylvia Gomes



Closing performance by Ms. Megan Schoeman dancing a contemporary piece.




Watch the full video below:

IAID Classical Ballet Students : (Primary) Britney Kenza Dagano, Chelsea Menezes, Jahnavi Bootun, Luciana Adam, Mariam Galal, Maxene Andrea Desierto Gonzales, Mishaila Josette Olpindo Tabili, Natalia Adam, Marita Johnny Jabbour, Niveditha Mariam Babu, Santhoshini Raja, Zoey Devonne Dias (Grade 1) Naomi Mathew, Rayana Jad Sawaya, Shaymanti Bhowmik, Shreya Rajeeve Nair

IAID’s Classical Ballet for Girls is a graded course following the British Theatre Dance Association (BTDA) syllabus. The course concentrates on the pleasure of movement and musicality, with the development of technique, artistry and self-discipline evolving throughout the levels. For more info visit http://www.iaid.qa

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