Tim Pocock who plays Ethan can't actually dance but he can play the piano. In the scenes where he is playing it is actually him.
Thomas Lacey (Ben Tickle) scored the role of Scott Hastings in the stage production of Strictly Ballroom. Tara Morice (Miss Raine) played the role of Fran in the movie.
As of May 2016, three actresses have been confirmed for Dance Academy: The Comeback. The actresses are Xenia Goodwin (Tara), Dena Kaplan (Abigail) and Alicia Banit (Kat)
Steven Vidler (Neil Webster, Tara's father), Brooke Harman (Saskia, Tara's (former) teacher) and Tara Morice (Miss Raine) guest starred on Mcleods Daughters (2006)