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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Georgia Braithwaite
ISTD Ballet / Jazz Instructor

Georgia Braithwaite

ISTD Ballet / Jazz Instructor

Originally from the UK, Georgia trained at the Central School of Ballet in London, where she gained her BA Cons in Classical Ballet and Contemporary dance…

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Micaela Edwards
Spotlight & Stars! Director, Acro / Hip Hop / Jazz Instructor

Micaela Edwards

Spotlight & Stars! Director, Acro / Hip Hop / Jazz Instructor

Originally from Grande Prairie, Alberta, Micaela began dancing as a bright eyed three year old. As she grew, Micaela branched out, building…

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Samantha Krystal
Ballet/Tap / Jazz / Contemporary Instructor

Samantha Krystal

Ballet/Tap / Jazz / Contemporary Instructor

Samantha was born and raised in Vancouver, BC. She started dancing at age 9, with a focus on tap and jazz. When she moved to the Landing Dance Centre…

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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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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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Jessica Schweighardt
ISTD Modern / Jazz / Lyrical / Ballet/Tap Instructor

Jessica Schweighardt

ISTD Modern / Jazz / Lyrical / Ballet/Tap Instructor

Jessica began her dance training in 2001 at the age of three years old in Whistler, BC, training in ballet and tap. Jessica transferred to the Coast Academy of Dance located…

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Jenny Yoo
ISTD Ballet Instructor

Jenny Yoo

ISTD Ballet Instructor

Jenny began her career as a Ballet dancer at Sunhwa Art High School in South Korea, which is a prestigious school well known for admitting only top-level students…

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Aimee Payne
Jazz Choreographer

Aimee Payne

Jazz Choreographer

Aimee Payne is a professional dancer born just outside of Toronto and raised in Vancouver, Canada. She has trained and made her mark in many genres of dance…

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Mike McInnes
Contemporary / Lyrical Choreographer

Mike McInnes

Contemporary / Lyrical Choreographer

Mike is an international dance teacher and choreographer, well known for his innovative choreography, and strong technical background…

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Sarah Formosa
Contemporary Choreographer

Sarah Formosa

Contemporary Choreographer

Born and raised in the Greater Vancouver Area, Sarah received her post-graduate training in San Francisco at the Alonzo King LINES Ballet Training Program…

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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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