2018 CECCHETTI AWARD WINNERS – All dancers with the KZN Dance Academy

Mabel Ryan Medal Award (Grade 5)

Winner: Emma Heron (Beverley & Kerry Hall)
Special Mention: Marileen Heymans (Louise Haynes)

Faith de Villiers Trophy & Cecchetti Bursary (Intermediate Foundation)

Joint Winners: Tarlia Samuels (Patricia McIntosh & Yvonne Barker)
Erin Padoa (Minette de Klerk & Candice Danielz)
Runner-up: Tyla Davidson (Minette de Klerk & Candice Danielz)

Cecchetti Trophy & Cecchetti Bursary (Intermediate)

Winner: Danielle Fletcher (Celia Davis)

Caryl Dixon Trophy & Cecchetti Bursary (Advanced l)

Winner: Leah Allen (Patricia McIntosh & Yvonne Barker)

Elaine Hubbard Bursary (Intermediate) – R5,000 (Adjudicated by Charmaine Holloway)

Winner: Jorja Borland (Beverley & Kerry Hall)

Dorothea McNair Trophy for an Outstanding Qualifying Examination

Isabella Redman Associate (Beverley & Kerry Hall)

Talisha Pienaar, former pupil of Julia Powell, former Academy student and 2015 Cyril Beaumont finalist, passed her Associate, coached by Barbara Lewis in Cape Town. She was also the winner of the Qualifying Trophy for an outstanding examination.