Artistic Faculty

Brenna McLaud-Bichara
Artistic Director

Brenna McLaud-Bichara

Artistic Director

Brenna McLaud-Bichara was born in NY where she gained an extensive dance background from some of the best fine arts establishments in the country including…

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Clea Arrieta
Tap Instructor

Clea Arrieta

Tap Instructor

Clea’s study began at the Vancouver Tap Dance Society under the tutelage of Mika Komatsu. She later joined the Vancouver Tap Dance Society’s youth ensemble…

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Miranda Bachman
Jazz / Hip Hop / Tap / Ballet Instructor

Miranda Bachman

Jazz / Hip Hop / Tap / Ballet Instructor

Born and raised in Saskatchewan, Miranda started dancing at a young age, starting at Annett’s school of dance and training in Ballet, Jazz, Lyrical, Tap and hip-hop, soon…

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Till Brechbühl
Ballet / Contemporary / Modern Instructor

Till Brechbühl

Ballet / Contemporary / Modern Instructor

Born in Switzerland, Till Brechbühl started dancing after following his younger sisters into their ballet class one day. He fell in love with movement and as he progressed…

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Lydnsey Britten
Musical Theatre Instructor

Lydnsey Britten

Musical Theatre Instructor

Based in Vancouver, Lyndsey has trained with Goh Ballet, American Ballet Theatre, and Caulfield School of Dance where she reached her Royal Academy of Dance…

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Gabby Calderoni
Acro / Tumbling Instructor

Gabby Calderoni

Acro / Tumbling Instructor

At just five years old Gabby began taking gymnastics classes. Since then gymnastics has been a major part of Gabby’s life. She trained and competed in artistic…

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Jarrett Carlington
Hip hop Instructor

Jarrett Carlington

Hip hop Instructor

Jarrett developed an interest in the performing arts at the young age of 8. Growing up in the island of Bermuda, his real passion began to flourish when he was introduced…

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Vikki Flynn
ISTD Ballet & Modern / Tap Instructor

Vikki Flynn

ISTD Ballet & Modern / Tap Instructor

Vikki started dancing at the age of 3 in the Annette Hynes Ballet School in Ireland completing exams in ballet, modern and tap. Alongside her dance training…

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Saki Okuyama
Ballet / Pointe Instructor

Saki Okuyama

Ballet / Pointe Instructor

Saki Okuyama was born and raised in Sapporo, Japan. She began her classical ballet training at the age of 7 at Hokkaido International Ballet Dance Company…

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Amelia Lee
Jazz / Lyrical Instructor

Amelia Lee

Jazz / Lyrical Instructor

An Alberta native, Amelia has been training as a dancer and actress from an early age. It all began with ballet, jazz, tap, vocals and stage, and she later continued…

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Jenna Lee Hay
Ballet / Pointe Instructor

Jenna Lee Hay

Ballet / Pointe Instructor

Jenna lee is a Canadian dancer, dance instructor, choreographer, and producer. She has been extensively trained in styles of dance ranging from Broadway jazz…

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Jessica Marino
Jazz / Acro / Contemporary / Yoga / Pilates Instructor

Jessica Marino

Jazz / Acro / Contemporary / Yoga / Pilates Instructor

Jessica Marino, “Moe”, began her training in Gymnastics and Musical Theatre before realizing her passion was the choreography and expression in each style…

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Suzanne Ouellette
Master Ballet Instructor / Guest Musical Theatre Choreographer

Suzanne Ouellette

Master Ballet Instructor / Guest Musical Theatre Choreographer

Member of UBCP, ACTRA and Canadian Actors Equity Originally from Vancouver, trained and danced with…

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Alexis Whatley
Jazz / Lyrical / Tap Instructor

Alexis Whatley

Jazz / Lyrical / Tap Instructor

Alexis’ journey in dance started in Edmonton then led to further training in Vancouver, Toronto, Los Angeles and New York. From there, her career in the performing arts has…

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Kathryn Crawford
Ballet / Pointe / Contemporary Choreographer

Kathryn Crawford

Ballet / Pointe / Contemporary Choreographer

Born and raised in Vancouver, B.C., Kathryn has been dancing almost all of her life. Kathryn trained at the Anna Wyman School of Dance Arts under John Ottmann, while…

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Kristina Linden
Tap Choreographer

Kristina Linden

Tap Choreographer

Kristina began performing at a young age, soon developed a passion for the stage and was seen as a principle tap dancer in the Opening Ceremonies for the 2010 Winter Olympics…

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Julio Fuentes
Lyrical / Contemporary Choreographer

Julio Fuentes

Lyrical / Contemporary Choreographer

Julio is no stranger to the performing arts and has been singing since the age of 4. Originally from the Philippines, he belongs to a family of performers and grew up…

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Tammy Sanderson
Tap Choreographer

Tammy Sanderson

Tap Choreographer

Tammy has a broad background in dance after living and studying all dance styles in Los Angeles for eight years. Her dance credits include Oedipus Schmedipus written…

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Lonnie Davis
Modern / Jazz Choreographer

Lonnie Davis

Modern / Jazz Choreographer

Originally from Ft Wayne, Indiana, I was introduced to dance by the renowned Baba Chuck Davis and the African American Dance Ensemble. After being granted…

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