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JUSTINE DE BRUYN

Justine began dancing at age 3, studying Tap & Ballet in Lithgow, NSW. After moving to the north coast of NSW, Justine joined the Allison Launt Dance Studio where she continued Tap & Ballet & also began Jazz.

Justine performed regularly in shows, performances and local and regional competitions as part of the 'show group'. She also performed with local theatre groups, sparking her love of Musical Theatre. & Drama. She completed her B.A.L syllabus examinations in Elementary Tap and Pre-Elementary Ballet before moving to Darwin, NT.

During her time in the NT, Justine broadened her studies to include Hip Hop, Irish Dance & Contemporary. 

She has performed for Juniper Tree Dance Company, Tracks Dance & Darwin Theatre Company whilst teaching in several primary and high schools and dance studios. 

Justine later travelled to the UK where she worked for Vibe UK, performing weekly for nightclubs, awards shows, radio roadshows, popstars & back up dancing. Most notably Steps, Blue, Jason Donavon, Technotronic & several UK pop stars. 


When she returned to Australia she auditioned for Brent St Performing Arts School full time course and was successful. Here, Justine gained her cert IV in Performing Arts and furthered her studies in Jazz, Tap, Hip Hop, Contemporary, Ballet, Drama & Singing. During her time at Brent St, Justine performed at the MTV Awards 2005 for Chingy & Simple Plan. She was also regularly selected for Modelling and Commercial performances representing Brent St and appeared in music videos from The Rogue Traders and other Australian Artists. 


Justine was later selected by Detour Management for representation, whom she worked for doing commercial dance, television commercials, modelling & musical theatre. Some major highlights were The Boy From Oz, Westfield TVC's and Croc's modelling 'dance tour'. 

Justine auditioned successfully for a Caribbean Cruise Ship as a dancer, however found out Ziggy (her first son) was on his way, she continued teaching in Sydney before moving to Broome to have her second baby, Mateo. Now, with baby number 3, Ari, just being born, Justine has settled in Broome. She has since created Hot Fitness, her own dance fitness workout and The Pearl-esque Belles, Broome's own Cabaret Burlesque Troupe. She has a love and passion for sharing dance and performance with the young and old!

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