Amethyst Dance Studios is located at Moffat Beach, Caloundra on the beautiful Sunshine Coast. The studio is owned and directed by Miss Catherine Lim ARAD RTS.
It is very important to Miss Catherine and Amethyst Dance Studios that students have a great opportunity to flourish in a creative and supportive, family-friendly environment. Self-discipline and positive attitudes are encouraged and rewarded.
An excellent role model for any child, Catherine Lim has been in Caloundra from the age of six, was a student of Our Lady of the Rosary Primary at Caloundra and on graduation, was awarded the Beausang Award – an award for all round excellence. She completed and gained her OP at Siena Catholic College and spent one year at the University of the Sunshine Coast studying Bachelor of Social Sciences before commencing her teacher’s certificate with the Royal Academy of Dance (RAD).
Teaching since 2005, Miss Catherine’s teaching strengths are in Ballet, Contemporary and Modern Jazz (genres in which she has been awarded many top honours during competition). She also teaches Tap and Hip Hop.
Miss Catherine has completed:
- Certificate IV in Dance Teaching and Management
- Fully Qualified and Registered Royal Academy of Dance Associate Teacher
- Teaching Diploma for CSTD Modern Jazz
A past member of the Caloundra Chorale, Miss Catherine gained a lot of experience in theatre, stage procedures and etiquette from professionals. She has performed in a number of shows including King and I, Oklahoma, Camelot, Jesus Christ superstar (solo dancer), Joseph and his Technicoloured Dream Coat and Les Miserables.
Always a dancer and much loved by her students, Miss Catherine’s creative choreography and love of dance inspires many to excel.
We invite you to try our free introductory classes, and talk with our director, Miss Catherine, about your interest and needs in a school of dance.