Based in Melbourne, Australia, Jade Entertainment Company has provided entertainment for events all over Melbourne. Their services include singers, dancers, DJs, roving acts and fire performers and have catered for corporate functions, weddings, festivals, private functions, project launches and charity events.
Jade Entertainment Company have performed on many stages and entertained many crowds including:
- COPACABANA Restaurant Theatre Floorshow
- TWIN PARK'S CHRISTMAS SHOW Twin Park's Aged Care Work Function
- DFX VICTORIAN BUSHFIRE APPEAL Dance Workshop Fundraiser
- "DO YOU THINK ABOUT ME" Music Video
- MELBOURNE PAVILION Corporate Floor Show
- LAUNDRY BAR Rap Artist Single Launch Back Up Dancers
- KYNETON DAFFODIL PARADE Flower Fairies Roving Act
- YARRAVILLE FESTIVAL Rio Carnival Showgirls
- ILONGO ASSOCIATION MOTHER'S Fundraiser Special Guest
- WINDMILL GARDENS Mr & Mrs Dagasdas Wedding
FOUNDER / ARTISTIC DIRECTOR
Melissa started her dance training at the age of 4 and has been performing professionally for over 10 years. Trained in jazz, tap, ballet and contemporary in her early years and eventually took on styles such as urban hip hop, commercial jazz, musical theater jazz and Brazilian samba, Melissa's love for performing arts grew as she enjoyed the discipline and structure of the art as well as being able to creatively express herself. She learned of her passion for choreographing and connecting with people through music and movement. She dedicates herself to creating a nurturing environment for students and fellow performers to develop their skills, share their talent and grow confidently in themselves. Melissa has completed full time studies in dance and performing arts and found herself advancing in the professional industry performing in music videos, television networks, corporate events, festivals. She has performed for many events interstate as well as overseas, appointed dance captain in numerous dance companies and offered contracts to perform in resorts and cruise ships around the world.
Melissa's career has lead her to opening Jade Entertainment Company, bringing to life her vision to share her love for her craft, bringing people together and producing beautiful elaborate shows to create unforgettable moments of joy and laughter through her passion for providing quality entertainment.
Tali trained in ballet from a young age before branching out into a range of diverse styles. She has completed performing arts in high school academy training as well as full time dance training. Tali has been dancing professionally for a number of years. Her experience includes performing in flash mobs and at prestige venues such as Hisense Arena and Crown Melbourne. She has choreographed music videos and also enjoys teaching dance. Tali’s favourite thing about dancing is that it takes her to a completely different world where she feels confident and happy and being a part of Jade Entertainment Company, Tali wishes to share that feeling with her audience!
Olivia has been performing for as long as she can remember. She has trained to become a triple threat with her skills in vocals, dance and acting. 2019 has been a very busy year with Olivia becoming a principal vocalist for Jade Entertainment Company, earning the leading role of ‘Regina’ in The Mount Players production of ‘Rock of Ages’, becoming a private vocal teacher at Dance Effects Performing Arts School and being in the Top 100 of Season 8 of The Voice Australia. She is passionate about performing and loves to entertain!
Originally hailing from Adelaide, Gemma most recently completed her training at Patrick Studios Australia in Melbourne. Gemma has extensive experience in corporate performances at several of Melbourne and Adelaide’s largest venues and has also completed a contract with Royal Caribbean Cruises. Her passion for dance is most obviously demonstrated when she is up on stage or in front of an audience. Gemma is delighted to be apart of Jade Entertainment Company and cannot wait to share her love for entertaining with new audiences!
COMPANY FIRE PERFORMER
Callista is a well-rounded performer, showcasing her talents across the entertainment industry. She is one of our resident fire performers specialising in fire palms, single staff and her extremely impressive fire eating act. She trained in full time dance at Kelly Aykers, as well as working as a dance teacher and children’s entertainer. Callista has lots of experience performing for corporate events, flash mobs, roving and free styling. A career highlight is being featured on the final season of the American TV show ‘Preacher’ as a fire performer.
Anita has completed full time training at Patrick’s Studios Australia and has been involved in numerous companies which include Brazilian samba and Bollywood dance shows. She has performed overseas, at weddings and corporate shows. Anita has been a cheerleader for the Melbourne Aces Baseball club as well as a company dancer for Jade Entertainment Company and loves sharing her skills and passion with others!
Gavin found his love for performing through extra-curricular activities in High School and hasn't stopped since. Originally using singing as an escape, Gavin went on to study Theatre Arts before attending Patrick Studio's Australia in the Musical Theatre Course. Gavin has written and performed his own Cabaret "In Their Shoes", sung at multiple charity events, danced at the Australian open and performed in musical theatre productions such as “The Toxic Avenger" and the original cast of “Mad World”. Gavin's latest career highlight is performing for The Masked Singer Australia.
Jade Entertainment Company (Image by Lissa & Laz Photography)