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Tan Yu Xuan Valerie

(Faculty)

Tan Yu Xuan Valerie is currently pursuing a Diploma in Dance at Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts (NAFA). She studied in School of The Arts Singapore (SOTA) for 4 years, before joining NAFA in early 2020 where she received a scholarship for her studies. While in NAFA, she worked with several local and international choreographers such as Christina Chan, Son Yu Joung and Supatchai Lappakornkul.

Story

My Story

Valerie started training under Jeffrey Tan from the age of 11. She performed in productions such as Peter Pan, Alice in Wonderland and ODA’s (One Dance Asia) Nutcracker. In addition, she took part in competitions such as Masterpiece International Ballet Competition, Get the Beat Singapore, International Ballet Grand Prix Singapore, Asian Grand Prix (Gold), Malaysian International Ballet Grand Prix (8th Runner Up), World Ballet Grand Prix Singapore (Bronze). Valerie has gone through her Royal Academy of Dance (RAD) examinations up to Advanced 1 and has received Distinctions under the tutelage of Joni Tan, Lim Soo Chern and Terence Pek. She is currently preparing for her Advanced 2 examination.

Valerie believes in the importance of challenging yourself and going out of your comfort zone.

Valerie Teaches and Assists

  • - Royal Academy of Dance (RAD) Ballet Syllabus

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