About us

Established in 1985 and for those 35 years always lauded by many in the industry as a “go to” studio for that professional approach to the entertainment business. D.L.D.C. continues to this day to remain one of the top performance studios in Australia.
Under the guidance of the studios credentialed faculty, students will take calculated risks and set goals that extend and challenge them not only physically but also mentally. A culture of individuality helps to breed students prepared to also think and create for themselves.

With past students singing, dancing, choreographing, producing and entertaining all over the world, your dreams of a career performing can become reality. Some of their credits include dancing for Kylie Minogue “Aphrodite”,  Michael Jackson’s “This is it” Christine Aguilera, Neyo, Kelly Rowland, Kelly Clarkson, Tokyo Disney, Universal Studios Japan, Brian McFadden, Guy Sebastian, The Australian Ballet (2010 Telstra Award winner), Expressions dance company, Leigh Warren Dancers, Moulin Rouge and cruise ships the world over. Others are choreographing for The West Australian Ballet, X-factor UK and Australia, Australia’s Got Talent, Australian Idol, So You Think You Can Dance (Season 1, 2 & 3), Kelly Rowland, Brian McFadden, Human Nature, Jess Mauboy, Paulini, Cassie Davies, Delta Goodrem. Some have held leading roles in some of Australia’s most popular musicals including, Jersey Boys, Buddy Holly and Fame, also roles in Boy from Oz, Grease, West Side Story, Jolson and more… Singers from the studio have sung backing vocals for INXS, Mel B, Altiyan Childs, Sydney showboat, Universal studios and X-Factor (session singing).

D.L.D.C. also has the unique ability to offer real world entertainment experiences. Artistic director Simon Lind brings opportunity to students who are serious about a career in the entertainment industry.  Simon is one of the countries leading choreographers, currently working as resident choreographer on Australia’s Got Talent and X-Factor amongst many other corporate and television productions. He presents the chance for hard working and talented students to be hand picked and paid to perform on shows like Australia’s got Talent  in Sydney and Melbourne on a regular basis.  This gives invaluable insight into the industry as it operates in today’s world.

With all this at our fingertips, D.L.D.C. delivers the very best in performance tutoring. Be it from our enormously popular tiny tots school to our highly successful professional entry fulltime college, we can put you in the right place at the right time with the right skills to deliver.

So if you are looking for classes in Mansfield or one of its surrounding areas such as Carindale, Wishart, Mt. Gravatt, Coorparoo, Sunnybank, Mackenzie or Bayside, give us a call or contact us.