Competitions

With the support of a strong teaching faculty, students of City Ballet Academy have achieved outstanding results at local and internationally recognized competitions across many shores, including the Asian Grand Prix and Taiwan Grand Prix International Ballet Competition.

Singapore International Dance Challenge 2018
Award Name
Gold, 16 & Under Jazz Jaime Liang
Gold, 12 & Under Lyrical Madison Jade Fry
Gold, 12 & Under Demi Character Madison Jade Fry
Asian Grand Prix Finals 2018
Award Name
3rd Prize, Junior B (age 15-16) Stefanie Sew
Finalist, Pre-Competitive 3 (age 11-12) Kang Yejin
Finalist, Pre-Competitive 2 (age 9-10) Jamie Leong
Finalist, Pre-Competitive 1 (age 7-8) Lee Cai Zhen
Asia Dance Arts Festival 2018
Award Name
Gold, Group Ballet (7-12 years) Group – “Waltz of the Flowers”
Gold, Ballet (7-8 years) Lee Cai Zhen
Gold, Ballet (9-10 years) Jowenda Soh
Gold, Ballet (9-10 years) Kate Grace-Deborah Miles
Silver, Group Ballet (13 & Above) Group – “Tambourine Dance”
Silver, Group Contemporary (13 & Above) Group – “Rush”
Silver, Ballet (9-10 years) Jamie Leong
Silver, Ballet (9-10 years) Jayna Tan Si Ting
Silver, Ballet (9-10 years) Lanerryn Koh
Silver, Ballet (9-10 years) Wen Zihan
Silver, Ballet (13-14 years) Ng Swee Shian, Sarah
Asia Arts Festival 2018
Award Name
Gold, Dance (Jazz) Jeanette Liang
Gold, Dance (Jazz) Wong Zi Wei
Hong Kong Challenge Cup 2018
Award Name
Gold, 10-12 yrs (Jazz) Madison Jade Fry
Gold, 10-12 yrs (Ballet) Jowenda Soh
Gold, 13-15 yrs (Ballet) Yong Sook Mun
Gold, 13-15 yrs (Ballet) Lea Ong
Taiwan Grand Prix 2018
Award Name
6th Prize, Ballet (Junior category) Charlotte Strand
Taiwan Grand Prix Young Stars 2018
Award Name
1st Prize, Ballet Solo (7 year old) Lee Cai Zhen
3rd Prize, Ballet Solo (7 year old) Daryn Tan Shuan Min
1st Prize, Ballet Solo (9 year old) Jamie Leong
3rd Prize, Ballet Solo (9 year old) Lanerryn Koh
Director’s Award Wen Zihan
Masterpiece International Ballet Competition 2018
Award Name
1st Prize, Senior B Contemporary Group Group – “Rush”
1st Prize, Senior A Contemporary Group Group – “When The Wind Blows”
1st Prize, Junior A Group Group – “Colours of the Wind”
1st Prize, Junior A Solo Lee Cai Zhen
1st Prize, Junior A Solo Wen Zihan
2nd Prize, Senior B Ballet Group Group – “Tambourine Dance”
2nd Prize, Senior A Ballet Group Group – “Cupid”
2nd Prize, Senior B Solo Stefanie Sew
Judges Choice Winner Kate Grace-Deborah Miles
TOP 12 soloist Chloe Phua
TOP 12 soloist Jamie Leong
TOP 12 soloist Jowenda Soh
TOP 12 soloist Kang Yejin
TOP 12 soloist Kate Grace-Deborah Miles
TOP 12 soloist Lanerryn Koh
TOP 12 soloist Lee Cai Zhen
TOP 12 soloist Shawna Wong
TOP 12 soloist Stefanie Sew
TOP 12 soloist Wen Zihan
TOP 12 soloist Yong Sook Mun
Get The Beat 2018
Award Name
Overall Best Studio City Ballet Academy
Overall Champion for Teen Groups 15&U Contemporary Group – “When The Wind Blows”
TOP 5 for Petit Groups
TOP 5 for Teen Groups
Junior TOP 5 solo Kang Yejin
Senior TOP 5 solo Stefanie Sew
Senior TOP 5 solo Shawna Wong
1st Prize, 8&U Classical Group Group – “Enchanted Chimes”
1st Prize, 10&U Classical Group Group – “Colours of the Wind”
1st Prize, 12&U Classical Group  Group – “Waltz of the Flowers”
1st Prize, 15&U Classical Group Group – “Cupid”
1st Prize, 15&U Contemporary Group Contemporary Group – “When The Wind Blows”
1st Prize, Open Age Classical Group Group – “Tambourine Dance”
1st Prize, 7&U Ballet Lee Cai Zhen
1st Prize, 8&U Ballet Lee Cai Zhen
1st Prize, 9&U Ballet Jamie Leong
1st Prize, 12&U Ballet Kang Yejin
1st Prize, 15-19 Contemporary Shawna Wong
1st Prize, 15-19 Ballet Stefanie Sew
2nd Prize, Open Age Contemporary Group Contemporary Group – “Rush”
2nd Prize, 13&U Ballet Kang Yejin
2nd Prize, 14&U Ballet Lea Ong Qian Ying
2nd Prize, 15-19 Contemporary Shayna Grace Yang
3rd Prize, 10&U Ballet Jayna Tan
3rd Prize, 14&U Ballet Kynda Ng
3rd Prize, 14&U Ballet Sarah Ng
3rd Prize, 15-19 Contemporary Stefanie Sew
3rd Prize, 12&U Contemporary Chloe Phua
4th Prize, 8&U Ballet Emily Li
4th Prize, 9&U Ballet A Jowenda Soh
4th Prize, 9&U Ballet A Lanerryn Koh
4th Prize, 9&U Ballet B Wen Zihan
4th Prize, 11&U Ballet Lee Yue Qi
4th Prize, 11&U Ballet Jamie Tham
4th Prize, 13&U Ballet Yong Sook Mun
4th Prize, 13&U Ballet Sarah Ng
4th Prize, 15-19 Ballet Shawna Wong
4th Prize, 15-19 Ballet Shayna Yang
4th Prize, 12&U Demi-Character Madison Fry
4th Prize, 14&U Contemporary Nicole Faith Yang
4th Prize, 15-19 Contemporary Adele Ng
5th Prize, 6&U Ballet Daryn Tan
5th Prize, 12&U Ballet Chloe Phua
5th Prize, 14&U Ballet Charlotte Strand
5th Prize, 14&U Contemporary Charlotte Strand
Asian Grand Prix Regionals 2018
Award Name
1st Prize, Pre-Competitive 1 (age 7-8) Lee Cai Zhen
1st Prize, Pre-Competitive 3 (age 11-12) Kang Yejin
1st Prize, Junior B (age 15-16) Stefanie Sew
4th Prize, Pre-Competitive 2 (age 9-10) Kate Grace-Deborah Miles
5th Prize, Pre-Competitive 2 (age 9-10) Jamie Leong
5th Prize, Junior A (age 13-14) Chloe Phua
6th Prize, Junior A (age 13-14) Yong Sook Mun
6th Prize, Junior B (age 15-16) Shawna Wong
7th Prize, Junior A (age 13-14) Charlotte Strand
8th Prize, Junior B (age 15-16) Shayna Grace Yang
10th Prize, Pre-Competitive 2 (age 9-10) Jowenda Soh
CSTD Singapore Regional Competition 2018
Award Name
1st prize: 9&U Classical Solo Novice Lanerryn Koh
1st prize: 9&U Classical Solo Novice Lee Cai Zhen
2nd prize: 9&U Classical Solo Novice Wen Zihan
2nd prize: 13&U Contemporary Solo Novice Nicole Yang
3rd prize: 13&U Demi-Character Solo Novice Madison Jade Fry
Honourable Mention: 13&U Contemporary Solo Novice Chloe Phua
Get The Beat Asia Finals 2017
Award Name
1st Prize, Asia Finals Contemporary Group (15 & Under) Group Contemporary – “Grey”
1st Prize, Asia Finals Classical Ballet (Open Age) Group Classical Ballet – “Waltz of Joy”
1st Prize, Asia Finals Champion of Champions (Mini) Lee Cai Zhen
1st Prize, Asia Finals Classical Ballet (7-8) Lanerryn Koh
1st Prize, Asia Finals Classical Ballet (9-10) Lee Yueqi
1st Prize, Asia Finals Classical Ballet (11 & Under) Kang Yejin
1st Prize, Asia Finals Classical Ballet (12 & Under) Sarah Ng
1st Prize, Asia Finals Classical Ballet (14 & Under) Moe Ozasa
1st Prize, Asia Finals Contemporary (14 & Under) Skye O’Toole
1st Prize, Asia Finals Classical Ballet (15 & Under) Vivian Leow
1st Prize, Asia Finals Contemporary (15 & Under) Haruka Chan
1st Prize, Asia Finals Classical Ballet (16 & Under) Vivian Leow
2nd Prize, Asia Finals Classical Ballet (6 & Under) Lee Cai Zhen
2nd Prize, Asia Finals Champion of Champions (9-10) Lee Yueqi
2nd Prize, Asia Finals Champion of Champions (11-12) Kang Yejin
2nd Prize, Asia Finals Contemporary (13 & Under) Charlotte Strand
2nd Prize, Asia Finals Classical Ballet (14 & Under) Skye O’Toole
2nd Prize, Asia Finals Classical Ballet (15 & Under) Stefanie Sew
3rd Prize, Asia Finals Champion of Champions Group Classical Ballet – “Waltz of Joy”
3rd Prize, Asia Finals Classical Ballet (11 & Under) Jamie Tham
3rd Prize, Asia Finals Classical Ballet (14 & Under) Shawna Wong
3rd Prize, Asia Finals Compemporary (14 & Under) Shawna Wong
3rd Prize, Asia Finals Classical Ballet (16 & Under) Shayna Yang
4th Prize, Asia Finals Champion of Champions Group Contemporary – “Grey”
Double Platinum Award, Asia Finals Top 5 Dance Off (Mini 3-6) Lee Cai Zhen
Double Platinum Award, Asia Finals Top 5 Dance Off (Junior 11-12) Kang Yejin
Double Platinum Award, Asia Finals Classical Ballet (14 & Under) Adele Ng
Double Platinum Award, Asia Finals Contemporary (14 & Under) Adele Ng
Double Platinum Award, Asia Finals Contemporary (15 & Under) Stefanie Sew
Platinum Award, Asia Finals Classical Ballet (7-8) Zihan Wen
Platinum Award, Asia Finals Classical Ballet (7-8) Jowenda Soh
Platinum Award, Asia Finals Classical Ballet (7-8) Jamie Leong
Platinum Award, Asia Finals Classical Ballet (7-8) Kate Miles
Platinum Award, Asia Finals Classical Ballet (9-10) Jayna Tan
Platinum Award, Asia Finals Classical Ballet (11 & Under) Chloe Phua
Platinum Award, Asia Finals Classical Ballet (10 & Under) Jamie Tham
Platinum Award, Asia Finals Classical Ballet (13 & Under) Charlotte Strand
Platinum Award, Asia Finals Contemporary (14 & Under) Moe Ozasa
Platinum Award, Asia Finals Classical Ballet (15 & Under) Shayna Yang
Platinum Award, Asia Finals Classical Ballet (15 & Under) Haruka Chan
Asian Grand Prix 2017
Award Name
2nd Prize, 8 & under Classical Ballet Kate Grace-Deborah Miles
4th Prize, 14 & under Classical Ballet Skye O’Toole
Finalist, 8 & under Classical Ballet Lee Cai Zhen
Finalist, 8 & under Classical Ballet Jamie Leong
Finalist, 16 & under Classical Ballet Stefanie Sew
Finalist, 16 & under Classical Ballet Vivian Leow
Hong Kong Challenge Cup 2017
Award Name
Gold award, Solo (Age 7-9) Jayna Tan Si Ting
Gold award, Solo (Age 7-9) Wen Zihan
Silver award, Solo (Age 7-9) Jowenda Soh
Silver award, Solo (Age 7-9) Lanerryn Koh
Silver award, Solo (Age 10-12) Nicole Faith Yang 
Silver award, Solo (Age 13-15) Shawna Wong 
Silver award, Solo (Age 13-15) Shayna Grace Yang 
Silver award, Duo (Age 16-19) Shayna Grace Yang & Shawna Wong 
Bronze award, Solo (Age 10-12) Lee Yue Qi 
Taiwan Grand Prix 2017
Award Name
2nd Prize, Pre-Competitive Category
(Invited to perform at TGP GALA 2017)
Lee Yue Qi
2nd Prize, Junior Category
(Invited to perform at TGP GALA 2017)
Stefanie Sew
4th Prize, Junior Category
(Invited to perform at TGP GALA 2017)
Skye O’Toole
Finalist, Junior Category
(Invited to perform at TGP GALA 2017)
Charlotte Strand
Finalist, Pre-Competitive Category
(Invited to perform at TGP GALA 2016)
Jamie Tham
Get The Beat Regionals 2017
Award Name
Overall Highest Scoring Group Group Contemporary – “Grey”
Senior Champ Group Contemporary – “Grey”
Overall Mini Solo Champ Lee Cai Zhen
Runner-up Junior Solo Champ Kang Yejin
Top 5 Scorer Kang Yejin
Top 5 Scorer Lee Cai Zhen
Rising Star Award Stefanie Sew
1st Prize, Classical Ballet Group (Open Age) Group Classical Ballet – “Waltz of Joy”
1st Prize, Contemporary Group (15 & Under) Group Contemporary – “Grey”
1st Prize, Classical Ballet (6 & Under) Lee Cai Zhen
1st Prize, Classical Ballet (11 & Under) Kang Yejin
1st Prize, Classical Ballet (14 & Under) Shawna Wong
1st Prize, Classical Ballet (15 & Under) Stefanie Sew
2nd Prize, Classical Ballet (15 & Under) Vivian Leow
3rd Prize, Classical Ballet (10 & Under) Jamie Tham
3rd Prize, Classical Ballet (12 & Under) Sarah Ng
3rd Prize, Classical Ballet (13 & Under) Charlotte Strand
3rd Prize, Classical Ballet (14 & Under) Moe Ozasa
3rd Prize, Classical Ballet (15 & Under) Aristide Lyons
4th Prize, Classical Ballet (11 & Under) Chloe Phua
4th Prize, Classical Ballet (14 & Under) Adele Ng
4th Prize, Classical Ballet (15 & Under) Haruka Chan
5th Prize, Classical Ballet (14 & Under) Skye O’Toole
5th Prize, Classical Ballet (14 & Under) Shayna Grace Yang
Asia Dance Arts Festival 2017
Award Name
1st Prize, Solo (Age 7-8) Kate Grace-Deborah Miles
1st Prize, Solo (Age 11-12) Chloe Phua
1st Prize, Solo (Age 13-14) Moe Ozasa
1st Prize, Solo (Age 15 & Above) Aristide Lyons
1st Prize, Solo (Age 15 & Above) Stefanie Sew
2nd Prize, Solo (Age 7-8) Jamie Leong
2nd Prize, Solo (Age 7-8) Lanerryn Koh
2nd Prize, Solo (Age 9-10) Lee Yue Qi
2nd Prize, Solo (Age 9-10) Jamie Tham
2nd Prize, Solo (Age 11-12) Olivia Clare Low
2nd Prize, Solo (Age 11-12) Kang Yejin
2nd Prize, Solo (Age 13-14) Adele Ng
2nd Prize, Solo (Age 13-14) Skye O’Toole
2nd Prize, Solo (Age 15 & Above) Vivian Leow
3rd Prize, Solo (Age 7-8) Jowenda Soh
3rd Prize, Solo (Age 7-8) Lee Cai Zhen
3rd Prize, Solo (Age 7-8) Wen Zihan
3rd Prize, Solo (Age 9-10) Jayna Tan Si Ting
3rd Prize, Solo (Age 11-12) Sarah Ng
3rd Prize, Solo (Age 13-14) Shayna Grace Yang
3rd Prize, Solo (Age 13-14) Shawna Wong
3rd Prize, Solo (Age 15 & Above) Haruka Chan
Special GOLD Award Group Waltz
Taiwan Grand Prix 2016
Award Name
5th Prize, Junior Category
(Invited to perform at TGP GALA 2016)
Tania Angelina
Finalist, Junior Category
(Invited to perform at TGP GALA 2016)
Haruka Leilani Chan
Finalist, Junior Category Shayna Grace Yang
Finalist, Pre-Competitive
(Invited to perform at TGP GALA 2016)
Olivia Clare Low
Finalist, Pre-Competitive
(Invited to perform at TGP GALA 2016)
Chloe Phua
CSTD Singapore Regional Competition 2016
Award Name
1st prize: 15 & under Classical Solo Novice Shayna Grace Yang
1st prize: 11 & under Classical Solo Novice Olivia Clare Low
3rd prize: 13 & under Classical Solo Novice Phebe N’Guyen-Kovacs
Honourable Mention: 11 & under Classical Solo Chloe Phua
Youth America Grand Prix 2016
Award Name
Finalist Miu Endo
Asian Grand Prix 2015
Award Name
Finalist, 15 & under Classical Ballet Miu Endo
Finalist, 8 & under Classical Ballet Charmaine Celesse Gandasasmita
Semi-Finalist Cheryl Lin Jiahui
Asia Pacific Dance Competition 2015
Award Name
2nd Prize: 15 & under Classical solo Miu Endo
CSTD Singapore Regional Competition 2015
Award Name
1st prize: 18 & under Demi-Character solo Renee Daphne Leong
1st prize: 15 & under Classical Ballet solo Miu Endo
1st prize: 15 & under Demi-Character solo Miu Endo
2nd prize: 18 & under Demi-Character solo Charlyn Ng Min Qi
2nd prize: 15 & under Classical Ballet solo Charmaine Celesse Gandasasmita
2nd prize: 15 & under Demi-Character solo Allison Tan
2nd prize: 15 & under Classical Ballet solo Haruka Chan
3rd prize: 15 & under Classical Ballet solo Jean Shyan Ng
Honorable Mention: 18 & under Demi-Character solo Ruth Chiang
Honorable Mention: 15 & under Classical Ballet solo Theresa Tan Hwee Suan
Honorable Mention: 12 & under Classical Ballet solo Clarice Lim
2nd prize: 15 & under Classical Ballet Ensemble Sarah Lee, Helena Rothery, Lecia Wong, Sarah Ng, Clarice Lim and Lea Ong
2nd prize: Open Category Lyrical Ensemble Leticia Seow, Mindy Liong, Shriya Nangia, Ng Sze Rei Adele, Yap Xiu Hui Salin, Tanya Low, Cheryl Lam, Ng Jean Shyan, Jenna Chan, Foo Ching Wen, Haruka Chan, Moe Ozasa, Miu Endo and Chua Ziyi