FAQ Classes


Welcome to our Frequently Asking Questions Page for OUR CLASSES.  We hope that you’re able to find an answer for your question her, however if you cannot seem to find the right answer please don’t hesitate to contact RAW 1300 729 326 or bookings@rawcompany.net and we will get back to you asap.

What education programs can Raw Dance offer?

RAW Dance has several different education programs available for primary and secondary schools.  Programs include: one-off workshops, choreographed routines or specialised classes.  If you would like to book one of these programs you can simply email bookings@rawcompany.net.

What packages do you have available for Primary schools?

RAW has three amazing dance programs for Primary Schools..
  1. Introduction to Dance – Offering intro classes into Musical Theatre, Hip Hop & Body Percussion, which are incorporated into your curriculum and Smart Moves Physical Activity Programming.
  2. Dance Culture – Designed to teach primary school students a practical and theoretical history of dance and its background across a diverse number of styles/genes.
  3. Dance Performance – Designed for students to learn a routine ready to perform at the end of the term – routines can be taught in Hip Hop, Jazz, Broadway, Tap., Disco & Contemporary.

What packages do you have available for Secondary schools?

RAW Dance can offer secondary schools a few different programs ranging from one off workshops, full day programs, term residencies and school performances.  Simply email bookings@rawcompany.net to find out more information about how we can work together.

Do you offer packages for Schools in Rural and Remote Areas?

RAW Dance work with over 100 rural and remotely located schools, communities and councils throughout Australia to deliver fun, engaging and challenging arts programs.  These programs range from quick one-off workshops to residency type weekly workshop and performances where our professional dancers work with the students within the community to produce a performance offered to the wider community at the completion of the residency.   RAW Dance has invaluable experience working with schools, community groups, studios and councils to assist with development grants and submissions.  We have also included a list below of available grants to assist you in bringing your project to life.  Don’t hesitate to contact info@rawcompany.net about your project / idea and how we can help you make it a reality.

Arts Grants

  • RADF (Regional Development Arts Fund)
  • Festival Australia Funding
  • State Funding – QLD, NSW, VIC, SA, WA, NT & ACT

Do you offer casual evening classes?

RAW Dance doesn’t offer any casual classes for students at our headquarters in Moorooka, due to working with such a large selection of studios within South East Queensland.  If you’re looking for Fun Casual Adult Classes we recommend MAD Dance House (City) & V-Hub Dance (Fortitude Valley).

What studios would you recommend?

RAW Dance partners with a diverse selection of dance studios throughout Australia delivering weekly, quarterly or annual workshops and master classes for students of all ages.  Please refer to the list below for some of RAW’s studio partners.

  • 5th Element Dance, Cheer & Martial Arts, Warner
  • Academy Dance Studios, Southport
  • Alliance Dance Company, Port Hedland
  • Annette Roselli Dance Academy, Manly West
  • Amanda Bollinger Dance Academy, Southport
  • Brisbane Dance Theatre, Coorparoo
  • Canberra Dance Development Centre, Belconnen
  • Conroy Dance Centre, Brendale
  • Danzart, Seven Hills
  • Dance Blitz, Goonwindi
  • Dance Central, Toowoomba
  • Dance Force, Gatton
  • Dance Nation, Yatala
  • Dance Zone, Pialba
  • Dayboro Performing Arts, Dayboro
  • Dee Mays School of Dance, Proserpine
  • Dynamite Studios, Upper Coomera
  • Epic Dance Studios, Rockhampton
  • IKIN Dance Studios,
  • Julie-Ann Lucas School of Dance, Annerley
  • Mini Moves Mega Movements
  • Monika’s Unlimited. Wacol
  • Movements Academy, Kallangur
  • Paradise Performers, Mermaid Beach
  • Pegasus Academy, Bellbowrie
  • Performance Plus Dance Centre, Ipswich
  • Premier Dance, Milton
  • QWDA, Sunnybank
  • Radiance Academy
  • Reese Dance, Calamvale
  • Reilly Dance Academy, Virginia
  • Rising Star Academy, Beenleigh
  • Sayers Dance Centre, Kenmore
  • Show Dance, The Gap
  • Suncoast Performing Arts Centre
  • The Studio, Yeronga
  • The Elite School of Dance
  • The Dance Company
  • The Dance Centre, Perigan Springs

What does a school require to host a workshop or series of classes with RAW?

If a school is interested in hosting either a Raw Dance Workshop or Performance, all they need to do is email bookings@rawcompany.net with their preferred date and time.  Once of the RAW team will be in touch to discuss the visit and associated costs.  Most of the time, all RAW requires is access to Power in a covered area.

What dance styles can RAW supply instructors for?

RAW offers a diverse range of styles includingh:

  • Commercial Jazz
  • Hip Hop
  • Ballet
  • Break Dance
  • Body Percussion
  • Contemporary
  • Flamenco
  • House
  • Lyrical
  • Popping
  • Locking
  • Tap
  • Musical Theatre
  • Salsa
  • Stretch
  • Dance Fitness
  • Yoga

What are the rates for our instructors?

RAW’s Rates differ greatly between Juniors at $55/hr and Professionals at $132/hr.  RAW’s rates are also different for One-Off Workshops/Masterclasses and On-Going Regular Classes. within the Southeast Queensland region.  If you refer to our Staff Directory eBooklet, then click on the BOOK NOW Black Circle for the instructor you would like to inquire/book – RAW will email you back the rates and availability.

What areas does RAW offer instructors?

RAW can offer instructors across the entire Southeast Queensland Region, from Noosa to The Tweed, from Cleveland to Dalby – RAW can supply you with one-off or on-going quality, reliable, professional teachers in a diverse range of styles.  Simply either email bookings@rawcompany.net or click here to send us your details.


Have you been involved with choreographing school musicals or graduation performances?

RAW regularly works with Queensland leadings arts schools to choreograph, direct and assist in the staging of Musicals for all student year levels.  RAW’s experienced staff offer guidance, understanding and creative direction to ensure your musical is producing and performed to the best of your students ability.

Does RAW offer workshops in rural and remote Australian towns?

RAW has conduct workshop tours throughout rural and regional communities since 1999.  We have worked with rural Indeginous communities and coastal towns, along with hundred’s of remote towns throughout Australia.  RAW has worked in partnership with these communities to deliver exciting, fun. challenging and motivating dance and arts experiences for the youth – and wider community.  RAW has several packages that could be suitable for your community, and if these don’t really fit the bill, we can always tailor something specifically for you.  Click here to read over our rural and remote workshop packages.

Does RAW offer workshops in countries outside of Australia?

RAW has conducted workshops and masterclasses for students across 40 countries over 4 continents… some of these workshops were even conducted without any spoken language.  RAW and its staff have a huge range of experience working with students of all levels, ages and abilities and would love to work with you and your students.  Simply email bookings@rawcompany.net with your request and we will be in touch.