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Samantha Strauss is a writer for television and film. She co-created the hit Australian teen drama series DANCE ACADEMY which screens in over 160 countries. It has been nominated for two International Emmys and won the Most Outstanding Children’s Series Logie awards in 2012 and 2013.

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Dance Academy Season 2

Dance Academy Season 2

After a perfect summer holiday with her boyfriend Christian, Tara returns to the Academy to begin her second year...

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Dance Academy - The Comeback

Dance Academy - The Comeback

The film tells the story of top ballet student Tara Webster after she has recovered from a broken back and now finds it difficult to perform in front of an audience...

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Dance Academy Season 1

Dance Academy Season 1

At Sydney's National Dance Academy, a few talented youngsters are recruited for the excruciatingly tough course. Jewish long line of doctors' heir Samuel ‘Sammy’ and minor juvenile offender..

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Dance Academy Season 3

Dance Academy Season 3

Dreams and futures are on the line as Tara Webster and her friends enter their final year at the Academy and compete against each other for one of the coveted National Ballet Company contracts up for grabs...

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Aug 31
10:18PM

To the dads who trek hundreds or thousands of kilometres towards the unknown because hope is the only comfort they have- we hold you in our love.

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