During this trip, they became convinced that Australia needed a world-class ballet school, having witnessed the training at the Vaganova Choreographic Academy in Leningrad(St.Petersburg)  they realised that Australian ballet students needed the opportunity to be taught by the best Russian teachers in the real Russian method.

The Russian Choreographic Academy (RCA) will develop world class dancers for Australia to be proud of and create the unique opportunity for them to seek work in various outstanding ballet companies.”