The May Downs School of Dancing is a Melbourne institution and has been teaching dance for over 100 years. The Principle is Renie Ann Martini who is supported by a dedicated and multi talented professional staff who teach Ballet ‘RAD’, Tap ‘CSTD’, Jazz, Acrobatics and singing. It certainly is one Fantastic Dance School. Famous names that have been through the school include the likes of Kelvin Coe, Yvonne Barrett, Patti Newton, Pat Carol, Denise Drysdale and David Atkins, to mention just a few. Students are well disciplined and trained for professional work. They have appeared recently in Velvet, Hello Dolly, Matilda, The Sound of Music, Cats, Strictly Ballroom, The King and I, Les Miserables, numerous Australian Ballet productions, Australian Opera and the famous Moulin Rouge in Paris to name a few. This is a very exciting school that opens doors to many opportunities.