ABOUT HIPA STUDIOS
We are Hipa studios. Our Love of dance Fuels our passion to Teach others. Made up of a team of upbeat, enthusiastic and caring instructors, we provide a variety of dance classes from tinys to adults.
HOW DID HIPA STUDIOS COME TO BE
Hipa Studios started life as happyfeet performance academy 30 years ago By Cathy Carlson and Lyn Guerin. In 2019 they both decided to take a step back from running a dance studio. So using their teaching techniques and ethos, Hipa studios was created by Cathy’s younger sister Donna. Donna had Grown up in their studio and taught alongside Cathy for over a decade after returning from performing overseas.
OUR DANCE COMMUNITY
We are very connected with our dance family and have a fabulous community. We encourage family interaction within the studio as we believe that showing support for your child’s growth helps bolster their confidence. We love that all our dancers encourage and look out for each other.
THE DANCE CLASSES
We teach a variety of styles including Jazz, Tap, Hip hop, Ballet, contemporary , Tiny tots classes and more. We have dance classes for ages from 2 to 99 across the gold coast. All our dance studios have fun uplifting atmospheres, with great instructors. All of our instructors Have been trained to meet our preferred methods of teaching and exacting standards.
We believe everyone should have the opportunity to discover the joy of music and dance. That everyone has the music in them and that music and dance can change lives. Through laughter, love, striving and achieving and we believe that everyone is capable of excellence. We believe in ourselves and we believe in You. Our purpose is to ignite this passion in people of all ages and to provide a warm and caring environment as a catalyst to your journey through life.