Bachelor of Contemporary Music (Vocal Performance & Music Education), Bachelor of Creative Industries (Drama & Creative Industries Management)
Monica is a singing teacher based in north-west Brisbane. Private lessons take place in an air-conditioned home studio.
JAZZ LOVER, MUSICAL THEATRE TRAGIC.
Monica has been training and performing in the arts for over twenty years. She has studied music, drama and dance one way or another since the age of four when she began as a classical ballet student. In her teens she developed a love of Golden Age Hollywood musicals which led her to singing lessons and a particular interest in jazz, cabaret and musical theatre.
As well as ballet and singing, over the years Monica has studied classical and contemporary piano, tap, Broadway jazz and contemporary dance, Practical Aesthetics acting and the Viewpoints system, physical theatre and commedia del’arte, classical, contemporary and Australian theatre, jazz, contemporary and musical theatre vocal styles and more. She has performed at venues such as The Schonell Theatre, The Troubadour (now Black Bear Lodge), MetroArts and the Concert Hall at Queensland Performing Arts Centre.
Monica holds a Bachelor of Creative Industries in Drama and Creative Industries Management from Queensland University of Technology, and most recently completed a Bachelor of Contemporary Music at Southern Cross University majoring in Voice Performance and Music Education.
Monica has taught dance and movement to preschool age children, primary after-school drama classes, and private and group singing to dance students. She most recently trained in voice under the mentorship of Dale Cox and regularly attends professional development workshops. She adore the arts in all its forms and loves nothing more than sharing her passion with everyone she meets.
These details were last updated on January 8, 2019