Trish Belcher: Principal and Acrobatics Co-Ordinator;
Acrobatics and Drama Teacher
Trish is a qualified gymnastic coach with over 30 years experience. She has prepared students at state, national and international level including World Championships. Her knowledge is much sought after and has worked as an Australian and International Artistic Judge and is currently on the NSW Gymsport Judges Assembly Committee. Trish holds a Bachelor of Education and works as a qualified Primary School teacher in the local area.
As Principal of VoiceworX School of Performing Arts, Trish understands the need for all young performers to have a comprehensive exposure to all aspects of the performing arts. She has developed a specialised and technical acrobatic programme for dancers. Her classes focus on safe and correct technique and it is her philosophy that basics are to be taught and performed correctly so more difficult skills are easily attained.
Trish is the most experienced and qualified coach and judge in the Illawarra Region
Kate Belcher: Music Co-Ordinator;
Singing, Piano, Drama and Acrobatics Teacher
Kate is an experienced and accomplished teacher and performer and has over 14 years teaching experience. Kate has been singing, playing piano and acting for over 25 years and has completed AMEB examinations, performed in numerous eisteddfods throughout NSW, Southern Stars, Carols by Candlelight as well as charity and corporate events. Kate is an active member of the theatre community having performed in over 20 musicals over the last 20 years in Sydney and the Illawarra.
As a teacher, she has successfully coached students in auditions for selective schools and universities, professional and amateur productions and her students consistently achieve high results including championship and scholarship winners at eisteddfods throughout NSW.
James Belcher: Acrobatics Teacher
James has been a member of the performing arts community for many years, both nationally and internationally performing in well over a dozen countries.
He has been teaching dance, acrobatics and gymnastics for the past 6 years and loves every aspect of educating any and all in the very best and safest techniques