Claire Ackermann

Claire Ackermann

Management Team

Bachelor of Arts (Major Psychology / Education), Certificate of Performing Arts (Major Dance)

Claire joined us in 2011 as a Tutor. She is a strong and valued member of the Pform.nz team. She has a Certificate in Performing Arts, Majoring in Dance and has completed a Bachelor of Arts, double major in Psychology and Education. She has a love for dance which started at a young age and has never stopped. She is trained in a variety of dance styles and her classes are professional, fun and challenging. Her choreography and eye for detail in performance is outstanding. Claire studied Irish Dancing for 10 years where she competed Nationally in both group and individual dances. She trained in Hip Hop, Jazz, Contemporary and Lyrical and was a part of a dance performance troupe which performed and various public events and competed in New Zealand Hip Hop Street Champs. She has had much experience performing in various productions and has completed many Dance Standards through the National Certificate of Educational Achievement consistently achieving Excellence. A strong and gifted choreographer, Claire contributes outstanding choreography annually to our end of year productions. She also teaches master classes to our team of tutors during our dance specific Professional Development sessions. Although much of her background is in dance, she has also trained in Drama and teaches excellent Drama and Musical Theatre classes to students of all ages throughout the company. Teaching at Pform.nz excites her and she continues to inspire her classes and students with professional and fun classes. Claire brings a fresh and youthful approach to her classes and we are just delighted to have her as a strong part of the Pform.nz team.

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The Pform.nz tutors run professional
& fun classes. Our tutors -

  • Listen to the children and are perceptive to their needs
  • Control the class in a positive way
  • Teach excellent curriculum
  • Are professionally groomed
  • Run structured classes
  • Have the respect of the group
  • Use positive speech and body languages
  • Create and foster a positive and happy class synergy
  • Care about the children and young adults
  • Build the students up with positive praises

Upcoming Term Dates

TERM 2 2017
New Zealand
01 May - 01 Jul
TERM 3 2017
New Zealand
24 Jul - 23 Sep
TERM 4 2017
New Zealand
16 Oct - 16 Dec