Our Studio

Welcome to iDance Lugarno

Dance School Hurstville Lugarno

Our Studio

iDance is a small, quaint dance studio located in Lugarno Scout Hall on Lime Kiln Road, Lugarno. Being around for 10 years it’s well established with professional and caring teachers that add to the ambiance of our dance studio.

Melissa's Story

Melissa Pronti has been involved in the Entertainment Industry enjoying a diverse and successful career spanning over 20 years


Classical Ballet training commenced at 4 years of age under the guidance of Julie Wells. Melissa successfully completed her RAD Ballet exams to Advance level, achieving High Distinction throughout.


Melissa’s dance training later incorporated National Character, Jazz, Lyrical, Contemporary and Tap, and at the age of 14 Vocal Training commenced.


At 17, after completing a full-time training course at Brent St. Studios Melissa was awarded her Cert IV in Performing Arts. Further studies continued gaining her a Cert IV in Early Childhood.


As a Performer in all areas of the Entertainment Industry including Television, Cabaret, Theatre Restaurants, Theme Parks, Music Videos, Cruise Lines and in major venues such as Stadium Australia and Fox Studios, Melissa has countless Career Highlights including:

  • Stadium Australia Opening Concert
  • Fox Studios Opening Celebrations
  • Live and Televised Events supporting Major Artists including Marcia Hines and Kylie Minogue
  • Sydney 2000 Olympics, Closing Ceremony
  • Music Video: ‘Venus or Mars’ Artists: Jackson Mendoza
  • Numerous Corporate Events including LEXUS Launch and Promotion featuring ‘The Bee Gees’ at Stadium Australia


Melissa’s teaching career commenced at the age 16 and immediately expanded to include Permanent and Guest Teaching roles at a plethora of reputable Dance Schools, Public Schools, Pre-Schools and Associations.


In 2008, IDance Lugarno was launched allowing Melissa to not only offer expert tuition in all areas of the Performing Arts but to create a safe and happy environment for Students to grow and learn.




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